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36 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland (West End)
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Ranked #125 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014
Angela261068 Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

loved our stay at star villa - our twin room was clean and beds were very comfortable - breakfast was fresh and lovely - doreen the owner was extremely helpful and a font of knowledge -location was central with only a 10 minute walk to princes street - great value for money and would definitely stay here again

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I have stayed with Doreen before so when visiting Edinburgh with my mother this April, I was of course glad to find that Doreen could provide us with an accommodation. We stayed in a twin room en-suite for a week and we felt very comfortable and very welcomed all around. The beds were comfortable, the bathroom clean, and there was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

A friend and I stayed at the Star Villa for three nights during our visit to Edinburgh and really enjoyed it. The owner, Doreen, was so kind and accommodating even in our email and telephone exchanges before we arrived. She was very welcoming once we got there and gave us helpful info and tips about the city as well. The... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Couldnt have picked better - excellent room with on suite shower/wet room - Doreen was very welcoming from the moment we arrived - enjoyed our 'scottish' hot breakfast and even the day we had to leave early for a trip Doreen organised a cold tray for us - perfect location in walking distance to many of the main sites but... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Stayed for Royal Highland Show, booked by company. Very warm welcome. Doreen was exceptionally helpful. Room immaculate.Beds very comfortable.Shower was super(!).Continental breakfasts fabulous. Location excellent. Would like to move in! Highly recommend! Huge thank you to Doreen!

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Stayed her in late June, Doreen the owner is anexcellent host, gave us loads of great information. Advised of a local Chinese (The Panda) best meal we've ha in ages. B&B is a 15 minute walk from the centre and easy to find. We stayed in room 8 and the bed was fantastic. Breakfast was cooked fresh and was very... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Me and my boyfriend stayed here in November 2010 for my 21st birthday and had a brilliant time despite the heavy snowfall. Doreen was very friendly and chatty (although she did say it wouldn't snow as bad as last year and I think it was worse!!), breakfast wasn't the best I've had but better than I could cook and still... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

You cannot go wrong with the star villa , great location , fantastic breakfast, clean tidy rooms, go for it!!!!! . Doreen the owner is fantastic she will point you in the right direction for places to see and has a wealth of knowledge about edinburgh

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Just spent 3 nights at the star Villa in Edinburgh, what a wonderfull place to stay. As well as being very convenient (15 min walk to Princes Street) Doreen the host goes out of her way to make your stay so special. The rooms are immaculately clean, warm and confortable and the breakfasts are out of this world. We have... More

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Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

I stayed at the Star Villa in October whilst visiting Edinburgh for my birthday! My boyfriend and 1 booked one of the small rooms as it was only a base for our stay; as we spent most of our time exploring the wonderful city. The room was just nicely decorated and very clean. It was just whaty we needed. A... More

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Address: 36 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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