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Gilmore City Centre Guest House

51 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NT, Scotland (West End)
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Ranked #414 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a bit out of the way from town centre, no one around on arrival had to phone emergency number to get code for front door keys left in pigeon hole. had to hang around half an hour in morning for manager to arrive to check out and pay otherwise hotel served my requirements

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Dundee, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I dont like being critical but feel i have to be in this case. First of all there was a couple of positives. The beds were clean and comfortable and the female member of staff on site was lovely. This guest house is extremely dated, the curtains weren't completely hanging up and they didn't meet in the middle , had... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

When I arrived at the door there was no doorbell. Everything was dark and there was no one to greet me. I had to call a certain telephone number, but it didn't work. Even though I did not have access to the Internet I had to use it to find an other number I could call. The lady who picked... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We did not have any expectations and were relocated here when our booked accommodation sprang a leak of some sort. Maybe that is why we found it strange that so many people have rated it "terrible". As a family, we've stayed in backpackers and found them adequate to our needs. So, if you're on a budget and looking for basic... More

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Lochgilphead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

What an experience! Four if us stayed here on a work trip. All of the rooms were appalling. I had a twin at the top of the house. The carpets were filthy, the room freezing. The en-suit a joke! It was a plastic pod in the corner of the room that you had to step up into, which wobbled when... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I am touring Britain and found this hotel on the internet. I arrived to find nobody available to let me in. I called the number that was on a piece of paper stuck to the door and the owner said he was having lunch and to let myself in. He gave me the code to the front door and said... More

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

The only positive thing I can say was that the bed was comfortable, but the pillows were not of good quality. There were extension cables running round both sides of the room, one to serve the TV (this one ran round the wash hand basin, death trap or what.) the other for the kettle. There were never enough sachets of... More

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London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

made you feel at home for breakfast, had to put the kettle on yourself! opened the loaf of nearly stale bread to go into the useless toaster, the crossiants were so chewy i struggled for even the first bite before i threw it in the bin, the lid was broken on the cereal container so when it came off in... More

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

This B and B is in a convenient position and the beds were clean and fresh. However, the rest of the accommodation we found to be dirty( especially behind the beds) and the standard of the en suite was appalling with the shower head falling off from the wall. We won't be staying here again.

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Hofors, Sweden
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Arrived at 7 pm. People with a busy schedule will not see a single staff during their visit. Good place to sleep but nothing else. Had to pay the room over the phone with the credit card supplied when booking the room. Left to early for breakfast in the morning so can't say anything about it.

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Address: 51 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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