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Wallace's Arthouse Scotland

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am slightly bamboozled as to where the preceding reviewers actually stayed because it could surely not have been the same place.?... We had the pleasure of staying at Wallace's wonderful B&B filled with artefacts, paintings and a truly wonderful collection of books. The large rooms were spotless and the ever amenable Wallace left us plates of sweets & little... More 

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CAWallaceSHAW, Owner at Wallace's Arthouse Scotland, responded to this review

I thank you for such a kind write-up. I brings me much relief to have these very kind words !! Wallace. x More 

Strasbourg, France
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite Wallace's friendlyness, it's not anymore a great place to stay. one can feel Wallace is tired. The room isn't that clean (dust, old carpets), the shower need to be renovated. Breakfast was croissants, bread, scones frome the day before, and fruit salad. no Scottisch breakfast. As for advices, Wallace said we could park for free in his area, but... More 

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CAWallaceSHAW, Owner at Wallace's Arthouse Scotland, responded to this review

I am so sorry that you were unhappy here. I did ask if you had any worries but you did not tell me of these. Of course I had to buy my baked goods the day before as it is too early in the morning to find the places where i shop to be open. I serve things as freshly... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Today we are checking out from a 2 nights stay with Wallace Apartment. Wallace is a very nice person & kind at heart. His apartment is in the second floor of a very historic building. the room we got was very nice & comfortable it had a nice bathroom and comfortable beds & pillows - we slept very well. The... More 

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Crawfordjohn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

You can tell Wallace loves meeting people and making them feel at home. The room we had was clean and comfortable and had everything we required. We didn't spend much time in the accommodation as had busy plans out and about in town but I can tell should we have had more time Wallace would have welcomed us round his... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here often and it's almost a home from home now. Wallace is the most generous and welcoming of hosts... He has created a fantastically elegant and contemporary retreat within this splendid Leith Landmark building. Full of quirky design details... Wonderful contemporary artworks ( The house doubles as a Gallery and exhibition space, so there is always something new... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Wallace went out of his way to make sure that I was well taken care of. I was attending a conference and he helped with my transportation needs, by taxi, bus, or walking. Had early morning appointments and he was always ready with my morning tea. The room was very spacious and clean. During my constant travels I usually stay... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We had a wonderful stay with Wallace who was charming and interesting. The house was gorgeous: light and airy but warm even in the winter. Wallace gave a great welcome and the breakfasts were an absolute treat - both in terms of the food and the company. We actually visited at the start of the year but it was such... More 

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Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Very much enjoyed our stay at this quirky B&B situated on the top floor above the Old Assembly Rooms in Leith. Our host, Wallace, was most hospitable and charming. The apartment is all pale floorboards and white walls with many interesting pieces of art to see. We were given tea upon arrival in the attractive sitting room. Our room, which... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Visiting Edinburgh turned into a treat staying at Wallace’s Arthouse B&B. This was a lovely, airy and spacious flat, located on the 4th floor in the listed Leith Assembly Rooms, a big solid 19th century building built for entertainment, in the newly regenerated docklands area of Leith. An area new to me but turned out to have useful shops, a... More 

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Sydney Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

This is a hard review to write and given given the overwhelming enthusiasm of other recent reviews may be disregarded anyway but here goes. 1. Be aware that this B&B is up 4 very long flights of stairs. 2. There are multiple guest rooms, ours had a very very hard bed and consequently the quality of our rest was poor... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
I have a simply designed bed and breakfast with two en suite queen size rooms. There is central heating and wifi in all rooms. Breakfast is a simple affair with cereals, fresh fruits, a variety of local healthy breads as well as fruit juices and teas or coffee. There is a comfortable sitting room and is within 15 minutes walking distance from the centre of Edinburgh, Leith (the local area) is blessed with many good eating places including 2 Michelin starred restaurants and also good fresh seafood eateries. There is good public transport in to the city area as well as taxi services. You will have a warm welcome to the Arthouse. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wallace's Arthouse Scotland

Address: 41/4 Constitution Street, Edinburgh EH6 7BG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Wallace's Arthouse Scotland Edinburgh
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