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53 Frederick Street

53 Frederick St., Edinburgh EH2 1LH, Scotland (New Town)
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Ranked #128 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tessa who is running the hotel is a very nice and helpful lady. We arrived a bit early so she took our luggage and recommended us a restaurant for a nice lunch which indeed was fabulous. She is around whenever you need something. The breakfast is down in the basement in a restaurant which is run by someone else. It... More

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location of 53 Frederick Street is ideal for an exploration of Edinburgh. It is just a few blocks from the train station, and a short walk to Rose Street for great pubs, and to Princes Street for shopping, and of course to the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. The rooms are wonderful, seem very recently renovated and decorated in... More

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Abbotsford, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best pillows and mattresses of all the B and B's we stayed in. Caution re stairs if you are elderly, disabled or have lung/heart issues - there are 5 flights to walk up from the entrance at ground floor to the office on second floor, and an addition 20+ stairs to the third floor. No elevator. We had a room... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a couple of nights to have a look at Edinburgh not having been there before. The B & B was easy to find from the Airport Bus, probably easier still now the trams are working. Check-in was easy and the room more than acceptable. Bed large and comfortable if a little soft. Breakfast at Ricks was ample with... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely welcome by Tessa, she explained about breakfast, bus routes ( we specifically want to see Britannia). room was huge, lovely and clean. huge shower room, good shower. location was handy for bus stops, rose street and not too far to wander into the old city. have not slept as well as i did while there for ages... bed was... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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19 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I chose this B&B for its location and price (reasonable for a solo traveller in Edinburgh). It's about a 10 minute walk from the station, and close (walking distance) to all the main attractions. There are a couple of flights of stairs to get to the B&B office, and Tessa carried my suitcase up the last flight of stairs to... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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20 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

After much research, I booked 54 Frederick Street for 4 nights. It was an excellent choice. The owners were lovely - even if most of our interactions were at 8 a.m., the minute Tessa opens the office! Tessa gave us our room early (appreciated after a rough night on the night train from London), provided helpful suggestions as to wool... More

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Moscow, Russia
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Clean rooms, nice and helpful staff Close to main tourists attractions of the city. Convinient place of the city with easy access to restaurants and shops Breakfast not that big comparing to further bed and breakfasts of scottish towns

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed at 53 for three nights and was very pleased. The owners of this establishment were wonderful and very helpful. The place was clean and comfortable. Our room was spacious and very quiet. The whole Bed and Breakfast was quant. The location is wonderful, in the middle of everything. The breakfast in the morning was at a café/bar below.... More

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Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A quirky but comfortable bed and breakfast up a long flight of stairs in the heart of Edinburgh. Breakfast is served in in the restaurant in the building's basement in a cafe called Ricks. I found the breakfast excellent and my favorite which is poached eggs were perfect and NOT flopping about on a soggy piece of toast. Beds comfortable... More

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Address: 53 Frederick St., Edinburgh EH2 1LH, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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53 Frederick Street Edinburgh, Scotland

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No. 53 Frederick Street, bed and breakfast in Edinburgh is perfectly situated in the very heart of the city centre, providing a magnificent yet unique spacious central home to explore Edinburgh, separated from Edinburgh Castle only by the Gardens! The Edinburgh B&B accommodation is an original Georgian townhouse situated on the second and third floors, that dates from circa 1820, and many of the original features have been carefully retained. This is an elegant and extremely spacious guest house, typified in a welcoming open hall with feature bow wall and staircase to upper floor. ... more   less 
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