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Hotel Ceilidh-Donia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   14 - 16 Marchhall Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 5HL, Scotland
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Ranked #3 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2010
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2010

This was our first trip to Edinburgh and we are so glad we chose to stay at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia. We arrived quite early in the day expecting to have to leave our bags and check in later but were shown straight to our room, no fuss. The room itself was a good size with an extremely comfy bed and along... More

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Ipswich, England.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2010

We (a group of 7) stayed here for two nights and couldn't have been happier: lovely rooms with comfortable beds and nice bed linen, power showers with lovely toiletries (not the usual hotel nasties!) and loads of towels in the bathrooms, excellent cooked breakfasts with as much toast, cereal, fruit and yoghurt as you wanted, local information about buses, routes... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2010

Hotels do not get much better than this whatever you pay. The Hotel Ceildh is exceptional value for money as well. Excellent service,nothing is too much trouble for Annete and Max they make you feel 100% welcome. Breakfasts are sumptious and included in the tarrif. Rooms are comfortable and have all the facilties you would expect along with wifi connection... More

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WarriorPoet55, Owner at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia, responded to this review

Annette and I would like to thank this Guest and indeed all Guests who send in a review, and of course it is really nice when People appreciate the Long Hours that all Hotel/Gust House Owners put into their establishments. Our first priority is our Guest well being and to provied a value for money experience when in Edinburgh and... More

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37 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2010

A bit far from the city center but all is forgiven after an enjoyable stay. There is a bus stop nearby (worth it to get a day pass from the driver), the rooms were comfortable and clean, free wifi, breakfast was wonderful (you get to choose each morning with a daily checklist), and our hosts were helpful and pleasant. It... More

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Radford, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2010

Maxx and Annette were so gracious and welcoming!!! We were traveling as a study abroad trip with 11 students and a professor. They were always available to provide us with help in arranging transportation or just tips on places to visit. One night, we stayed in and just watched EuroVision with them. We all loved our visit to Edinburgh mostly... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2010

Cute hotel in a great location near bus stops into and from the city center. The free breakfast is great! There's free wifi but also wired internet in the rooms (I really appreciated the wired internet service). Rooms are very clean too. The only thing that might bother some customers is that the walls were very thin in my single... More

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39 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2010

Great hotel, very well looked after and set on a peaceful side street away from the madness that is Edinburgh city, but near enough to walk in to town or hop on a bus on the nearby main road. Friendly owners and resident dogs! Breakfast fantastic, with the best selection of teas I've seen in a hotel. Only slight issue... More

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Calabasas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2010

This was perfect for my 11 year old son and myself. great room, close to town. Helpful hosts. The breakfast was cooked to order, even my egg white scramble! I would definitely tell my family and friends to stay here!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

Stayed for two nights in early November and thought this was a great internet find. Very well-appointed room and well-stocked bathroom, friendly hosts and staff and a terrific dining room. The hotel is quite close to downtown, in a quite safe-seeming suburb street just off Dalkeith Road. It's about 5 or 6 pounds for a cab ride to the hotel... More

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Briggus, W Yorkshire
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

I entirely agree with Iain and Claire's review earlier this month.Great value at £40/night in a lovely property,hearty breakast and well located for public transport into the city centre or into Leith.Friendly hosts too.

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Address: 14 - 16 Marchhall Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 5HL, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ceilidh-Donia 3*
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Hotel Ceilidh-Donia Edinburgh, Scotland

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A warm Scottish welcome awaits at the Hotel Ceilidh-donia, Edinburgh. Hotel Ceilidh-Donia Edinburgh offers great value three star accommodation when visiting Edinburgh, the historic capital city of Scotland. Max and Annette Preston, together with their children Hayley and Struan, invite you to enjoy your holiday, City break or business trip in Edinburgh at the Hotel Ceilidh-donia with full facility accommodation. ... more   less 
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