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Kildonan Lodge Hotel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I stayed at the Kildonan Lodge Hotel for a week during the Art Festival and Tattoo Festival. I found the location to be perfect- away from the city center hustle but directly on the bus route with frequent daily runs until midnight. The staff were delightful. Sean is extremely pleasant and helpful. The rooms were very clean, beds very comfy.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the beginning and the end of our tour around Scotland in the Kildonan Lodge and found it just sooo wonderful! Brilliant atmosphere, wonderful rooms and just great and super friendly hosts! Highly recommended! We will definitely come back when we travel Edinburgh again! Thanks for all! :-)

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Mirfield, West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was in the lodge in an upstairs room. Perfect with a superking bed and an enormous bathroom with a jaccuzi bath! As already been said by others we were well looked after during our 3 night stay for the tattoo. Great breakfast, cooked to order. Only picky thing was the usual hard fried egg! A fried egg is meant to... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a few days while in Edinburgh and loved it! The staff is very friendly and welcoming and the decor/hotel is charming and exactly what we wanted it to be. It is a romantic place and not far from town. I think it took about 15-20 minutes to walk to the center of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is was our first visit to Scotland and was looking for a place other than a large hotel. The Kildonan surpassed our expectations. The staff were friendly and helpful when making recommendations whee to eat and visit. The rooms were clean and very quiet. The quality of the breakfast was also better than other B&Bs we have stayed at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hotel, we were in room 1 which was well decorated and very clean. Delicious breakfasts served by delightful staff, especially Monica who made us laugh every morning. Just a short bus ride into the city, we never had to wait more than 5 minutes for a bus. Comfy lounge with well stocked honesty bar. Don't stay in one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing I'll say about Kildonan Lodge Hotel is just how friendly, welcoming and above all, accommodating the staff are. They made our stay there a pleasure. You really do get a top-quality service all round, from everyone. We stayed in the Lodge, which is a separate building behind the main hotel. The rooms were clean, comfortable and well-presented,... More 

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KildonanLodgeHotel, Manager at Kildonan Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us! The Kildonan team are really pleased to get such great feedback and we all look forward to welcoming you back to the Kildonan soon. Kind regards Chrystal More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This delightful Lodge/Hotel was just across the road from the bus stop into the Historic City Centre. However we do suggest the 40 minute walk at least once as you see so much more this way. The staff were helpful and friendly and the food (breakfast) was great. We had a loft room which was comfortable with loads of character.

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Thank Peter S
KildonanLodgeHotel, Manager at Kildonan Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peter S Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for staying with us. We are really glad that you enjoyed your Fringe visit with us! We hope that we can welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Chrystal More 

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While not cheap the price wasn't bad for Edinburgh during the Fringe and it's a short bus ride from the centre (or a 40 minute walk). Comfortable, pleasant surroundings, good breakfast, only complaint is the short bath.

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KildonanLodgeHotel, Manager at Kildonan Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying with us and for your review. We are glad that you had a comfortable stay with us and hope that you had a fantastic time in Edinburgh! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Chrystal More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Edinburgh in August for the Tattoo and the Fringe Festival means the city is jam packed in the centre of town, situated about 3 miles away the Kildonan Lodge is the perfect hotel to stay in as you can cross the road jump on one of several buses and within 10 minutes you have arrived at the Royal mile.Bus... More 

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KildonanLodgeHotel, Manager at Kildonan Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad that you found the Kildonan Lodge the perfect hotel to stay in and that you enjoyed the breakfast! We hope that we can welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Chrystal More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kildonan Lodge is an elegant Victorian 4* small hotel located close to Edinburgh city centre, only 1.5 miles from Princes St with frequent bus services opposite the hotel. It offers individually designed ensuite bedrooms, free wireless internet access, private car parking, full Scottish breakfasts, Mathew's Restaurant, honesty bar and a warm and friendly atmosphere. Romantic four poster beds and spa baths are also available to compliment any special occasion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kildonan Lodge Hotel

Address: 27 Craigmillar Park | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5PE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $144 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kildonan Lodge Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Kildonan Hotel Edinburgh
Kildonan Lodge Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#7 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#15 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#21 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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