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The Victorian Town House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   14 Eglinton Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 5DD, Scotland (West End)
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Ranked #13 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Jean487 Allentown, Pennsylvania
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    5 of 5 stars
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a very nice experience,our room was more than adequate with plenty or room to spread out. The location was good for getting into the main areas of the city and we found good eating places close by.....Aubar was a wonderful restaurant /bar. The host was friendly and helpful in all aspects and fed us a wonderful breakfast in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My hubby & I stayed here in Feb as we were getting married. My hubby works in conservation and loves period buildings, so the Townhouse was the ideal spot to stay. Aileen was an outstanding hostess & made our stay really special. She serves a first class breakfast as well!! We will defo be back.

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Castellonet
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's our first time in Edinburgh, a family of five and we got it absolutely right. Aileen is the best hostess I've ever come across. To start with, the house is a spacious Victorian house within 10 minutes walk from Princess St., in a nice crescent. The rooms we occupied, were very clean and with plenty of space to feel... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the accommodations clean, spacious and cheerful. Breakfasts were delicious and filling. The hostess, Aileen is as nice a person as you could hope to meet. She was very helpful when we were having problems with our car rental documentation and allowed us to use her office to solve the problem. The location is only a 15 minute walk... More

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Pensacola, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent two nights at the Victorian and everything was just as others had said. Rooms were clean and well stocked. Aileen is fabulous - fantastic cook and hostess; helpful and pleasant! We felt completely at home. Location was perfect - within walking distance of everything we needed/wanted and very quiet.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Victorian Town House from June 20-22 and we were very pleased with the accommodation. Aileen is a charming hostess who made us feel very welcome. We arrived early after an international flight and she was okay with us dropping our luggage and freshening up before heading out to explore the city. The location... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aileen is just full on. Her warmth and chattiness and genuine interest in you, just makes it easy for you to connect with her. She has the most awesome scottish breakfast and a great carafe of whisky and chocolates in the room. The cleaning is regular and good. She gave us really good advice which made our trip just wonderful.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed 4 wonderful nights with warm welcoming victorian inn. Everything was great from the staff to the breakfast and the delightful hostess aileen. Really got our two week holiday off to a grand start. Quiet neighborhood with easy access to food pubs and all the sights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We were 5 friends from Switzerland and had booked a week occupying all the 3 available rooms. We had our own entrance. The photos on the Website were exactly how we found the rooms - perfect and beautifully decorated. The carafes of Whisky and lovely chocolates were real treats. The breakfasts were the best we have ever had in a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This was our very first B&B experience and boy was it a good one! Aileen set the bar high for the rest of our journey and no one could compare! The breakfast was amazing every single day and we found ourselves saying at all the others, "it's good but not as good as Aileen's", lol! Wonderful lady who made us... More

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Address: 14 Eglinton Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 5DD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Victorian Town House 4*
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