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Allison House Hotel

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had room 8 which had a glorious view over Arthur's Seat. The beds were comfortable and everything we needed was supplied. The breakfasts were excellent with a large choice of cereals and cooked breakfasts plus juices and beverages.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night, only 4 criticisms 1 the bathroom was not in the room, 2 there was no mirror in the room 3, some of the cartons of milk were off, 4 parking was woefully inadequate. On the plus side the bed was large and comfortable, staff very nice especially lady serving breakfast. The breakfast was good and... More 

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this hotel for a 1, night stay en-route to the Scottish Highlands via booking.com. On arrival we were warmly greeted and given a glass of fresh orange while we waited for our room to be finished being prepared. We were given room No.1 which was a ground floor room overlooking the garden and hillside views. The room was very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights recently. Family run hotel, friendly, clean, tidy and cosy. My room was towards the back, spacious and quiet. Owners were very helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Choices of lovely cooked breakfast. Free parking spaces at front of hotel. Toiletries are provided. Free wi fi. Convenient for town centre, walking takes about 20 minutes or... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We found hotel on Hotels.com, and could not be happier. We were greeted after our flight from Canada by a friendly young man. Our room was not ready but we were able to change and leave our luggage. The location is excellent, easy access to downtown by bus and easy to fine by car if you choose. The breakfast and... More 

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Thank Traveller O
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We stayed for 2 nights, last week, 5th and 6th June . I had stayed 3 years ago under the previous owner and that was good, but Colin Chan has improved the decor, and kept the breakfast as good under the original staff. He let us have the room early, he showed us and carried the luggage to our room(most... More 

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Birkirkara, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Family run concern, very close to centre and also parking spaces available. Breakfast was very good and the owner if I recall the name David and his wife were always ready to help us out. would recommend this hotel

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Thank ayrsenna
cheshire uk
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

What can I say! It's a great hotel and in the perfect place. The staff are lovely. Christine made my weekend. She is so helpful (gives you all sorts of tips) and does a lovely omelette. The room we had was number 7 with a view of Arthurs Seat. Very comfortable bed and a beautiful room. The hotel is right... More 

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Thank lesleytrickett
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Good room. Very clean and quiet. Public area's impressive. Colin is a fantastic host. Breakfast was excellent and Christine, who served breakfast, is a delight. Safe parking and walkable to the centre but a bus every 5 minutes for £1.60. All in all, good value, good service and good standards. Saddly rare these days. I consider myself fussy, would i... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here over weekend 8 to 11 April greeted by lovely Colin the owner who throughout our stay made us so welcome especially wonderful with our three year old boy . Christine the lovely housekeeper was so friendly and served us spot on food and tea . We stayed in room 7 which was massive with super king size bed... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Allison House is a small budget priced Georgian building situated on the South side of Edinburgh in a predominantly residential area, where we are just a short bus ride away from all major tourist attractions. Due to our central location all our guests can take advantage of that most valuable commodity in Edinburgh, free off street parking! For guests travelling on business or pleasure we provide a comfortable haven for you to work and relax in, our recently refurbished bedrooms all have a private shower room, TV, telephone,free wireless internet access, trouser press, hair dryer, ironing facility, complimentary tea and coffee as well as a drink from our complimentary decanters of Whisky and Sherry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Allison House Hotel

Address: 17 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2AX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $71 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Allison House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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