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Abercorn Guest House

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1 Abercorn Terrace | Joppa Portobello Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH152DD, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Rhyll, Australia
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we walked into this B&B and were greeted warmly by Angela we loved it. The rooms were spotless, the bed comfortable and the breakfast wonderful. My food allergies were catered for and we felt almost part of the family. The bus stop is almost outside the front door and only takes about 15 minutes to reach the... More 

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Stourbridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some years since we've been back to Edinburgh to stay at the Abercorn. Previous visits have been excellent and this was just as good if not better! Angela and Wullie are super hosts, so warm, fun and willing to do anything to accommodate their guests. The rooms have to be seen to be believed and are all spacious and super... More 

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Edinburgh Scotland
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful time at the abercoen guest house . Great location with lovely restaurants nearby . Great room , food and service, will definateky return . Really pleased with the price too . Would highly recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&Bis the best. From the welcome to the end of your stay nothing is a problem. The house and grounds are well kept with a very homely atmosphere. Breakfasts are fantastic and presented like a work of art. Go stay and be happy

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Southport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with a couple of friends and we all felt that the bedrooms were a little tired and our bed in particular was dreadful as we could feel the springs. We later found out that there were other better rooms but that was no comfort to us. Our hosts were extremely friendly and helpful and even reorganised their... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in, unannounced on the 11th June on the off chance that Abercorn Guest House might have a room for the night. We were greeted with the warmest, happiest welcome I think we have ever had at any accommodation before by the wonderful Angela, (the owner). We were fortunate to get a delightful room, tastefully decorated and absolutely immaculate.... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here to run the Edinburgh marathon with my daughter. The owners were extremely friendly and were happy for us to arrive late in the evening. Our room was very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. After the marathon, we were kindly allowed to shower and pick up our bags. The owners were great: friendly, helpful and chatty. A... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's 2 mintues away from Portobello sandy beach & 20min away from city center by buses (no. 15, 26) but bus X26 goes faster, also 5 min away from an exchange office with good rates... My room was quiet and very clean and I loved those high ceilings and long windows, breakfast was very good... There are shops nearby but... More 

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

My daughter (bride) , 2 Bridesmaids, a friend and myself stayed over night before the wedding. It was amazing, very comfortable, clean, huge rooms. Breakfast was way above the norm, well cooked, also a variety of cereals. During the day we were able to get coffee whenever we wanted it. There was more then enough room for all to change... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Angela and Willy are the nicest and most helpful hosts one could wish for! The rooms are beautifully decorated with lots of love for detail! Breakfast is freshly made for you and very delicious! We will definitely come back! The B&B is located about 20min by bus outside the city center.

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