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Sale, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bill and Ian are owners who clearly make every effort to ensure guests enjoy their stay at Garlands which is a very traditional and comfortable city guest house. Our room was spotless and breakfast beautifully cooked. We will definitely look to stay again on our next trip to Edinburgh.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I last visited 10 years ago and it's good to experience the same high standard of hospitality from Bill and Ian. Well appointed rooms and great breakfasts. 10 minutes walk into the city centre and on a bus route. The bus service is excellent - as is the app Lothian for the buses

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Thank KiwiD2016
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful guest house located a short enjoyable stroll from the centre of the city and all it has to offer. Regular bus service which stops outside the door for damper days. Bill and Ian were extremely friendly, welcoming and accommodating in every way they could be. The room was comfortable and clean and the facilities were second to none. I... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

It's good in general but there is room for improvement. We stayed at Rm. 6, the washroom is not clean as expected / one of the curtains in the room is missing / TV in room doesn't work all the time / no shampoo provided.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

I was only staying here for one night and so was just looking for a comfortable, but reputable, bed for the night and although had intended to book into a hotel I came across Garlands Guest House on Booking.com and so glad I did, it is wonderful! I have never stayed in a B & B or a Guest House... More 

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Skerries, Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I lived in Edinburgh for 10 years and love going back to see some of my old haunts. My wife booked this weekend so we could go and see one of my favourite bands in one of my favourite cities. I tend to be quite cynical about Bed & Breakfasts as they rarely live up to a suitable standard and... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

Anyone who stays here knows Bill, who is a delightful and welcoming host. He is clearly proud of his business, and rightly so. The house is a lovely Georgian villa with well appointed rooms and en-suite bathrooms, some of which are a bit on the small side with small shower cubicles. The rooms are all comfortable with good beds and... More 

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Miscou, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Lovely house, impeccably kept! We had a lovely room with a kettle for tea and coffee with snacks! Nice bathroom also. As for Bill, he definitely takes pleasure in serving his guests well. Beautiful dining room for breakfast, with a great spread! Fresh fruits, yogurts, jams & juices. We had a hot breakfast which consisted of sausages, eggs, black pudding... More 

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Thank lounan64
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed overnight at Garlands Guest House in Leith on Sunday night. We were welcomed by our host and shown to a very decent sized ensuite double room. The location was perfect and we had a very good Scottish breakfast in the morning in a gorgeous front room with an interesting curved inside wall. We both agreed we will be... More 

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Thank Chery G
West Lothian, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Very comfortable guest house, with lovely clean interesting rooms. Good choice of breakfast. Easy walking distance to the city center and a very good bus service. Lots of very nice cafes a short walk away. Would recommend and visit again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Garlands Guest House

Address: 48 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $103 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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