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West End Guest House

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282 High Street, Elgin IV301AG, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great warm welcome on arrival, very helpful & given a map of the town, room very spacious & set out well, very clean, very friendly & quick service of breakfast, great selection of cereal & fruit, coffee, tea & fruit juice on offer, toast given too, highly recommend this B&B, I'd stay again

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Boden, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Booked this B&B as Elgin is good location for visiting whisky destillerys in Speyside. Very easy checkin with Carol. Quiet room. Very clean. Service excellent and so is the breakfast. You could have almost everything you wanted. We went to Glen Moray witch is in walking distance. Wifi was good except for in our room as it was out of... More 

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Glasgow
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This B&B was booked for me by my company but it's certainly one I would ask for again! My room was at the rear of the property and no noise intrusion from other guests or outside. Ample private parking, free wifi, nice shower room. The room is beautifully decorated in neutral tones. I arrived quite early before work but it... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I've been travelling to Elgin for business for 15 years so have stayed in just about every hotel and bed and breakfast in the town. I wish I had found the West End Guest House many years ago. Easily the nicest owners and best service I've had anywhere. Lovely,clean, room and excellent breakfast. Without a doubt the best in town.... More 

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lincs, uk
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Booked directly with the B&B last minute and from the first call, we got the homely feeling. As we had to drive some distance and was not arriving till late, Carole kept in touch and even waited up for us to arrive. It was explained that the room was "Wee room"however we was greeting to a lovely double bed with... More 

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Cape Cod
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This lovely B&B will now be our standard of what a B&B should be. It’s ideally located within walking distance of downtown, Stanley Park and other interesting neighborhoods yet peaceful and quiet. Bikes are available(free of charge) for guests to use. We stayed in the standard Queen room for four nights and were very comfortable. The bathroom, although not large,... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Made a surprise (for a family member) trip to Elgin. West End proved to be an ideal place to stay. Excellent room; well appointed. The breakfast was one of the best I've had in a B&B. This will be a stopping place on future visits to the area. Literally ten minutes from the centre of Elgin on foot. A large... More 

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Grimsby
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Loved my one night stay in this well furnished and great value guest house, the room was clean and comfortable and decorated in a very contemporary style which was refreshing. The breakfast was first class, I recommend the full Scottish breakfast to get you started on a long day. The busy A96 is located just outside the guest house, however,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Traveling through Elgin on our trip north by car, this B & B was chosen because of the on site car park and the proximity to the town centre. The room was quite nice but lacked any space to put a suitcase which is often what you find in this type of accommodation. Yummy breakfast though.

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Kiel, Germany
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had excepionally hot days when we travelled Scotland. Hot for more than a week. So we always wanted to sleep with open windows. That ended in nearly no sleep during this night. There was only a short time with less traffic - from 2 to 5 in the night. With closed windows we would have been boiled. The West... More 

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