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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Station Road, Kirknewton EH27 8BJ, Scotland
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Highfield House
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Ranked #2 of 3 Kirknewton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We love hearty protein rich breakfasts, but after 2 weeks of the same type of food up and down the UK, we grew weary. But behold, we met up with Jill Hunter Gordon who wins the award of the best breakfast preparer in all the land. We would definitely return to this guest house for the food, the people, the... More 

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edmonton, alberta
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The house is beautiful. The room was spacious. The ensuite was modern. I got the best sleep ever on the comfortable bed. The woman (I can't remember her name) was welcoming. She loved answering all my questions about the house. I felt like a queen eating breakfast in the large dining room. When we ran into the husband of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Comfortable bedroom and ensuite. Quiet area with a delightful garden - but we had no time to sit and relax. Breakfasts take place round a large dining room table. Trains a short walk away to go to Edinburgh or Glasgow.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

My wife book this B&B for us and out two young kids for two nights. I'm delighted to say we all enjoyed our stay and the kids loved exploring the well kept gardens. Stay here if you like: real houses lived in by real people, can accept a few quirks, and don't suffer from OCD. Do not stay here if... More 

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Burlington, Kentucky
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17 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

This is a truly great location for visiting in and around Edinburgh Scotland we did not book long enough in this area. The host was just as attentive as needed and not overly pushy. The breakfast was excellent, ample, and refreshing. The host provided us with details of the area we could have missed without his help. Also the host... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Stayed herewith another couple for a 2 day visit to the fringe at Edinburgh. It is a really lovely country house and run by a really pleasant couple, who were a great help for our stay. It is a quirky type of place, paintings every where and antique type items everywhere and very nice family photos scattered around, and very... More 

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Stranraer, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

This bed and breakfast is ideal if you bring your dog, lovely grounds to walk in and a small woodland walk just outside the boundary of the house. We had planned a trip to Edinburgh Zoo with a visit to the Royal Yacht Brittania the following day. On both days the weather was scorching, however, we were allowed to leave... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We stayed here twice, either side of a week's holiday further north in Scotland. The prioprieter, Jill, was good enough to let us keep the house key since she was goin to be out on our return trip and was good enough to phone us on our journey to make sure we were OK. The two rooms we had were... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

My wife, teen-age daughter and I stayed here for three nights during a 9-day trip to Ireland, Wales and Scotland. This was the highlight. What can we say? Jill, the proprietor, was very, very friendly. It's a beautiful manor home in a suburb of Edinburgh. Well-kept gardens on a hill overlooking the valley. We stayed in a very large master... More 

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Hutto, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Unfortunately we had to sneak out early to catch our plane, but our hostess was nice enough to leave juice, yogurt, and cereal for us). A lovely house with a beautiful large garden. Quiet and secluded. Comfortable and warm with a wonderful hot shower. Not much for eating within walking distance (not the B&Bs fault, of course. Just a heads... More 

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Address: Station Road, Kirknewton EH27 8BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > West Lothian > Kirknewton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Highfield House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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