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Hermanus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely Guest House just on the outskirts of the city. Clean and traditional character, flex service. Stayed 4 nights, because we got tickets for the brilliant Edinburgh Military Tattoo on Saturday night. Fine breakfast. Located on 3 well serviced bus routes. Botanic Garden nearby, pub and restaurants in the neighborhood.

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glyn in yorks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just got back from a 3 night stay at Ashlyn guest house. Lovely Victorian house, spotlessly clean . Brilliant breakfast and lovely hosts, nothing too much trouble. Excellent transport by bus to city centre and very frequent. Would stay here again in a heartbeat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We stayed here on the May bank holiday weekend when visiting Edinburgh to attend a wedding, and this place impressed us both, a well-kept house inside and out. The standard and size of the room was impressive and the cleanliness was impeccable (we had to complement the proprietor on the cleanliness when checking out). A comfortable stay and the breakfast... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Lovely Guest House just on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Located on a well serviced bus route. Bus tickets are £1.60 for any journey in the borough or £4.00 for a day ticket (great value). Great breakfast, nice quiet and clean room. Flexible owners. The Guest House is located close to the Botanical Gardens.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Just back from a very pleasant weekend break in Edinburgh where we stayed in one of the best city b&bs that we have ever used. Beautiful old house on Inverleith Row, so very handy for Botanics and buses into town. We were in Room 5 which is a very large family room and faces onto the rear garden so very... More 

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Lindsey K, Owner at Ashlyn Guest House, responded to this review

Michael, thank you so much for your very positive review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay in our large double room and that your breakfast kept you going through lunch! We hope to see you again in Edinburgh. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Stayed in room 5, a lovely well appointed large room overlooking the gardens at the back of the property. Quiet and comfortable, containing a washbasin in the room, with access to a private bathroom 5 steps down the corridor. Bathroom was reasonably sized with a larger than average shower. The breakfast provided was of extremely high quality, and the menu... More 

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Lindsey K, Owner at Ashlyn Guest House, responded to this review

Hi James, thanks for taking the time to review your stay at our guest house. We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay so much and glad you enjoyed the breakfast. Hope to see you again in Edinburgh at some point in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner absolutely loved staying here, we apologise for such a late review (only just got the hang of this) but after staying in what seemed to be 5* we can honestly say we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Ashlyn. So convenient for getting to and from the centre and our hosts were so kind and helped... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Stayed in room 4, a beautiful room overlooking the main road, but very little noise from the traffic and this did not disturb us. I live in a very quiet cul de sac, in the middle of a very quiet estate, so not used to any traffic noise. The room looked just like the pictures on the website. Very comfortable... More 

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Ashlyn21, Owner at Ashlyn Guest House, responded to this review

Pamela thank you so much for your positive review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. We like to provide a hearty breakfast for travellers and we are so glad you enjoyed it- I'll pass on your comments to the tattie scone maker (my dad Bob)! Hope to see you again soon in Edinburgh. Lindsey. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

We stayed there as intro to our two week Scotland trip for the first three nights and it was absolutely worth the money. It has a bus station directly in front of the door that is served by three lines that bring you into town within some 10-15 minutes. The room is clean and has a nice bathroom. Peters breakfast... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

it is a lovely guest house the people are friendly and helpful . as I was doing volunteering for the charity walk the walk and would miss breakfast they left me some sandwiches for me to have when I had awoken up at lunch time. Rooms are nice and clean and beds are comfy .there is bus stop opposite that... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Ashlyn Guest House

Address: 42 Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5PY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $96 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ashlyn Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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