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Dorstan Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   7 Priestfield Road, Edinburgh EH16 5HJ, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very charming old residence, which has been well mantained through the years with warm and elegant Interiors. Our room was nicely decorated but a bit too small for two people. We have slept in more comfortable beds. Breakfast was good with several choices available. The owner is very friendly and has provided us with the information we needed to see... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights while visiting Glasgow, for the commonwealth games. The owner was very helpful on arrival with bus details and maps of the area, which we found very useful. Breakfast was of a good standard, good choices but limited quantity of the full breakfast (4 items). Room was on the ground floor and the decour was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Me and my missus stayed 4 nights in room nr3 which was very spacious, bathroom bit small but ok. Mr Richard was very helpful and friendly person. Very good location, just 5 minuts to bus station or 30 min walk to Edinburg castle. Breakfast was lush... Car park provided which is very useful in tiny Edinburg´s streets

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Dorstan recently for a couple of days and were quite pleased with our experience. The price was good and it is located quite close to a bus stop with just a short bus ride into central Edinburgh. It also has its own car park which was very convenient. The room was nice, small... More

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mansfield
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We had a warm welcome from Richard who was very helpful, nothing was too much trouble for him an excellent host. The room was nice and pleasant, the en suite was a good size, very good location next to Arthur's seat. The breakfast was superb, plenty of choice and the food was high quality. We have stayed in Edinburgh many... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We stayed at Dorstan for 4 days in april over Easter weekend. We were looking for a reasonably priced location, thus opted for this B&B as it was not right in the centre of Edinburgh. It proved to be a great base to tour around from. Local bus service is fantastic, so a 10 min ride had us at the... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Just had an overnight stay at the Dorstan. It was easy to find. Free parking at the back, friendly greeting on entry. Owner went out of their way to be helpful. Room clean and tidy, pleasant atmosphere. Included in price was breakfast. The full English was superb. It all looked grilled, no plate of food swimming in oil. Respectful of... More

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Kinmel Bay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed for a long weekend for a birthday celebration. Excellent host, Richard, very pleasant and helpful. Great breakfast choices well cooked and presented. You must try the Porridge!!! The room was very comfy. Would recommend this hotel

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I staid here with my friend for NY eve celebration 2013-2014. It was really nice, kind and warm to visit this guest house. It is located not far from the center of the city, just 20 min walk.Arthur`s seat hill is located near the House too. The boulding of the house consists of 2 floors, victorian style. There is common... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

This is a lovely hotel in a quiet and peaceful setting. I found the owners really helpful and very knowledgeble about what to see in the area and how to get around. I stayed for three days and found breakfast wonderful everyday - really set me up for the day, especially since I was up there for a 5K run... More

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Address: 7 Priestfield Road, Edinburgh EH16 5HJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dorstan Guest House 3*
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Dorstan Private Hotel
Dorstan Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland

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