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Sonas Guest House

3 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland (South Side)
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Ranked #70 of 439 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Sonas Guest House for two nights and it provided everything we could have asked for in a B&B! Beautiful interior, clean room and absolutely sparkling bathrooms. Breakfasts were massive and we were spoiled for choice. The location is a bit of a walk (around 25min) from the city centre, but this wasn't a problem for us as... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super friendly and helpful. Clean, neat, quiet. Great staff, wonderful breakfast. They really go the extra mile to help you in anything you might need. Will definitely stay at Sonas again next time I visit Edinburgh. Very close from bus stops, convenient location, you can easily reach City Center from here. Nice restaurants nearby. Particularly recommend Hellars Kitchen.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic welcoming guest house. Perfect accommodation. Clean and spacious room. Very good access to all city attractions. Breakfast as a dream. Private parking. Quiet. Definitely would stay again. Highly recommended.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely clean and welcoming B&B. Away from centre which we liked. 2 minutes walk to bus stop into Prices Street and all main attractions and 7 mins once on the bus (plenty of buses and £3.50 for the day rover was good value). Scottish breakfast was very filling to the point where we couldn't mange one on the second day!!!... More

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Neston, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

When we Went to Edinburgh in Feb 2014 we stayed at Sonas Guest house. From the seccond we arrived we were greeted in a very friendly manner and this continued for the two days we were there. Nothing was to much trouble, evan down to them filling our flask with tea of a morning for us. It is lovely and... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We arrived mid afternoon for an overnight stay in Edinburgh. I received a very warm welcome and was told where to park the car. The entrance to the car park was slightly tight, however it was off the road. We were shown to our room and details about the bus service were provided, along with a very helpful map. I... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Friendly and thoughtful service. As a foreign traveler, I was so pleased that the hostess was Initiative and patiently smiling to provide the tour advice and local information about traffic and restaurant, and help lift luggage ( we're young, so we can do it ourselves. But, still thanks to the enthusiasm of hostess~), especially after an exhausting day! The only... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We normally stay nearby but as the Hotel was full found ourselves staying at Sonas whilst in Edinburgh for a football match. What a pleasant surprise! Free Parking out the back and easy access to the City centre with buses every few minutes or a 20 minute walk. The room was large and airy and the bed extremely comfortable. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

Lovely guest house in quiet street easily accessible to city centre. Very Clean and lovely house. Friendly welcome from Irene and Dennis. Highly recommend. Buses very regular and only about 10 minutes to Princes Street. Rooms very comfortable and clean.

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Bedfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The customer service at this B&B really is impressive and the staff are super and go that extra mile for you. The room we had was huge (although I think we were given the family room), clean and comfortable. Plenty of private off road parking was a bonus, free wifi available and Breakfast was sumptuous. It is only a short... More

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Also Known As:
Sonas Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Address: 3 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #70 of 439 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated on the South side of the city we are ideally located for visiting Edinburgh's main attractions.All rooms are en-suite, clean comfortable and well appointed.We provide a full Scottish breakfast and offer free parking and WiFi. ... more   less 
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