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“Rude Proprietor” 2 of 5 stars
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Garlands Guest House
48 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland   |  
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Ranked #75 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
London, Uk
17 reviews 17 reviews
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“Rude Proprietor”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2008

I have travelled all over the world and I have never had such a bad expreience at this B & B by the Proprietor and host: Bill McGill. He was not friendly at all on check-in. The following morning he never had the courtesy to knock at the door as he wanted to service the room. I was sleeping at the time and I found this very rude of him. Whilst I was having a light breakfast on the day of check-out, he went into my room an hour before check-out time of 10 am to service the room for the next guest. He then insisted that I filled out a review form and I rated his frienliness as 3 star. In truth I was being diplomatic as he never deserved a rating of higher than 1star for his manner which was rude and unprofesional. He took my review personally in an offensive manner. He then became very nasty and had a bad attitude towards me. He called his partner to come to the downstairs hallway and he made me wait, but the partner did not show. I was quite concerned why he had done this. He obviously does not enjoy his work as this showed in his bad behavior to me. I then left his property and as I walked down the road he shouted unpleasant remarks to me.

  • Liked — No comment
  • Disliked — The Proprietor: Bill McGill
  • Stayed July 2008, traveled solo
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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Address: 48 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #75 of 441 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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