We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elas Guest House

Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Edinburgh
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Elas Guest House
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 19: English reviews
Level Contributor
20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I was booked into the Elas Guesthouse by International Friends on a tour to Edinburgh. I thought the idea of staying in a charming B&B would be cool. I was a single on the tour. If my wife had been with me I'm sure we would have checked out but I decided I could bear the two nights I was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Handballjim
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My daughter and I spent 2 nights (Friday & Saturday) at Elas B&B in Edinburgh in September 2014 with a group tour. Teresa and Peter (our hostess and host) went out of their way to make us comfortable and answer all of our questions about visiting Edinburgh. Their home is lovely; simply charming. The dining room was beautifully appointed and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Christine B
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

My two girlfriends and I stayed at this guest house for two nights. We knew it was only a 1 star accomodation, but thought that after requesting an upgrade to 2 private rooms it would be OK. Instead we were forced to stay in one cramped room - the alternative would have meant one of us bunking in with a... More 

Helpful?
Thank lindalovestravel65

Travelers are raving about these Edinburgh hotels

London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The best hosts, awesome breakfast and a good home to stay. Look no further, just close your eyes and book this guest house. That simple and good!Great value for money too. I have no words for the service, they give all their efforts to make you feel super welcome and help you get around! And than the breakfast... It was... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Nicola P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Since 2000 we have always stayed at Elas Guest House and have once again re-booked another stay in July, over the years my family and friends have stayed in this charming, friendly place and have always left delighted. Teresa and Peter are kind caring hosts, always help full and considerate. Standards of cleaning never an issue. Breakfasts amazing. On our... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Malcolm M
Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Stayed at this guest house for five nights and was well pleased. Made to feel very welcome. Staff were extremely courteous. Nothing was too much trouble. Nice large room with a really pleasant view. Good central location. I cannot understand some of the other reviews. Hard to believe these people stayed at the same place!

Helpful?
2 Thank Stephen S
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Level Contributor
131 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

- makes you feel unwelcomed with her unsmiling face - smokes in the house, therefore a stale cigarette stench lingers in the air - served breakfast with some stale butter. Rolls were too hard to be edible. - there's dust everywhere in the room. Left a wet bath towel on the chair and part of it turned black from picking... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Xine139
londyn
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Smells cigarettes.dirt and stench.rooms and food disgusting.service not miles.this is a nightmare stay there.terrible guest house.owner of drunk.bed linen old and faded alredy.badrooms dirty.the food is not only fresh thawed in the microvawe.milk coffe overdue.the furniture dust and stench.the worst and dirtiest guest house

Helpful?
1 Thank michelle2321222
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Stayed for two nights on my own. My booking was last minute and was very cheap so I thought "brilliant" and went for it. Upon entering I detected a faint, strange smell - perhaps an old cooking smell I thought. The house seems to be full of old ornaments and paintings - including a marble bust beside the front door... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank lentilmania
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
335 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Elas B&B is just few minutes walk away from the city center and located in a quiet area of the city. the place is run by a nice couple doing their best for their customers, the breakfast was hot and the lady asked the day before what we would like to have...it makes it easy for everybody as you know... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jaynice1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

6 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Edinburgh hotels
West End
West End Hotel
West End Hotel
#80 of 445 in Edinburgh
4.0 of 5 stars 255 reviews
Old Town
Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh
Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh
#21 of 151 in Edinburgh
4.5 of 5 stars 316 reviews
Dakota Edinburgh
#1 of 4 in South Queensferry
4.5 of 5 stars 1,564 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
West End
The Chester Residence
The Chester Residence
#1 of 151 in Edinburgh
5.0 of 5 stars 1,625 reviews
The Bridge Inn at Ratho
#1 of 1 in Newbridge
4.5 of 5 stars 554 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Official Description (provided by the hotel)
... more   less 

Additional Information about Elas Guest House

Address: 10 Claremont Crescent, Edinburgh EH7 4HX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Elas Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing