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Castle Park Guest House

75 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NU, Scotland (West End)
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Ranked #264 of 442 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

''+'' - nice location. we used buses only 2 or 3 times although the bus stop is right in front of the hotel. The gueshouse is located perfectly. - clean beds, cozy room - coffee, milk, sugar and cookies every day in the room - very pleasant spanish speaking girl in the eating area ''-'' - absolutely unfriendly owner that... More

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Cascade, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The room was clean, cute, and most importantly, convenient to the city bus route. It was pretty basic but fit our needs well. Breakfast was good though a bit cramped. The owner had us park our car in his home driveway free of charge. We left our rental right there all three days we visited and took the bus; the... More

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Vista, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Although the place is clean, the man who runs this place is not very friendly at all. In fact, I found him to be anti-American. I would not recommend this place nor would I ever go back. Sadly, this kind of place makes me want to stay in a hotel. There is also no parking, no common room to sit... More

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spring tx
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My friend and I -we are both teachers- stayed here for 3 nights this week. The owner Sal was most helpful with booking Grayline tours which by the way picked us up at this location, cooked a wonderful hot breakfast, and chose for us room #5. Upon entering the b and b it may seem not so plush with a... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My sister & I stayed at Castle Park for Hogmanay (Dec. 30, 2013-Jan. 2, 2014). The guest house was located within walking distance of the city centre & there was also a bus stop right in front of it. The 3 person room was the only one available when we booked. It was spacious, comfortable & clean. The en suite... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We were searching for a place that was conveniently located and within walking distance to city centre of Edinburgh....and this was just fine. The staff and owner were friendly and were accommodating. The breakfast you can choose from a continental or a cooked breakfast and was quite satisfying for us. If there was something you did not want or liked... More

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed a couple of nights recently and would never stay again. It was convenient enough for Edinburgh and we were on a budget, so were not expecting anything particularly wonderful. However, the entrance hall stank of the owner's fried fish, the carpets needed cleaning throughout, the bathroom was okay, but not spotless and breakfast was poor - overcooked eggs,... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I stayed there recently and think they provided a very good cooked breakfast, with a wide choice of cereals and fruit. I think most people could find something there they can eat. The bedroom was nicely decorated and clean, with a very large window. I think it's good value for money. There is a convenient bus service right outside the... More

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Florence, Toscana, Italy
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The b&b is 20 mins by walking from the Edinburgh city centre. Our ensuite bedroom was nice and clean. We spent there 3 nights and everything was working. The only thing I was disappointed was about the staff because it was a bit unfriendly. If you need something you need to ring the bell twice and wait for the manager... More

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Vlaardingen, The Netherlands
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Inside the B & B everything is narrow, but the room was spacey and clean. Walking distance to the centre is about 20 minutes, so that is okay. Value for money. Nice and friendly owner. Good breakfast.

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Address: 75 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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