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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed somewhere clean and welcoming for an overnight stay in Edinburgh; we researched and came up with the Abbotsford Guest House and we were not disappointed. It was exactly what it claimed to be! We arrived early - 10 o'clock - the timing was fortuitous as we found a parking space slap bang outside our room. We walked into... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Lovely b&b conveniently located. Paola the landlady couldn't be more helpful - being able to change the check in time to suit my schedule. A single room with shared bathroom wouldn't be right for everyone. But a cheap-ish room during the Edinburgh Fringe is like gold dust and this worked perfectly for me.

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Largs, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

This B&B was fine for one night. Ask for a room at the back as the front room allocated to us was not good due to excessive road noise. It was too stuffy to close the window so broken sleep was the order of the night. Breakfast was adequate. Difficulty in finding a secure parking place.

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

We enjoyed our stay in Edinburgh very much . The Abbotsford house is beautifully kept and organized by it owner Paula. The breakfast that she offers is the typical Scottish breakfast, which was delicious. The only problem that I see for some passengers, is the stairs. There are 4 rooms on the second floor and 4 on the third. A... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights in July on recommendations as usual from trip advisor. Room No1 was well presented, clean and with everything you needed for the stay. The bed was really comfortable and being at the back was a quiet room. WiFi worked well throughout the guest house. Breakfast was adequate with full Scottish, cereals, fruit, yoghurt etc. Just... More 

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Whaley Bridge
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Lovely compact but very comfortable room with immaculate shared bathroom. Superb and generous breakfast. Paula is a delight. Close to where I was working with plenty of interesting places to eat and drink nearby.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I selected Abbotsford based on good reviews and am very pleased that it lived up to the expectations. The guesthouse has a very nice atmosphere and is very clean. I had a good sized room on the top floor with strong wi-fi and a tea kettle, which is a nice touch. The breakfast is excellent and plentiful, served in a... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Stayed here for three nights in May. Excellent rooms. All clean, neat and tidy. TV in room and free WiFi as well. Bed was very comfortable.Superb full English breakfast piping hot every morning. Although it appears to be on a main road we never heard a sound from the traffic at all. Landlady very pleasant and helpful. Bus stop on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Abbotsford for one night. We were greeted at the door by the host who was welcoming snd enthusiastic. The room was spotless and it had everything we needed including very comfy beds. It was a quiet area so there was no traffic noise and we had a peaceful, uninterrupted night's sleep. Breakfast was served very quickly... More 

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Llanfrynach, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Abbottsford Guest House was very clean, with comfy beds and the breakfast was good, friendly staff and value for money( It is about 25mins walk to the city centre) only problem for us was being on the top floor, as we are not as young as we were, but we should have asked about this prior to booking!

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Abbotsford Guest House

Address: 36 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $78 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Abbotsford Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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