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Kildonan Lodge Hotel

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Marysville WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We selected this via the internet so had no real idea of what we were getting. It was SMASHING! We had a lovely, clean, modern quiet room with a king-size bed. Could have used a bit more space in the room with some luggage racks. The bathroom was excellent. We had dinner in the hotel 2 of the 3 nights... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We stayed at an adjoining B&B who recommended the dinning room at Kiidonan Lodge. What a great experience, we dined there for five consecutive nights and sampled every main dish on their simple but excellent menu.. Chris and his sister in law are both excellent chef's, we particularly loved the salmon and the chicken dishes 10/10 fantastic . Only down... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Stumbled across Kildonan Lodge when lots of other hotels in the city center were occupied. It turned out to be a good choice because it is a charming and elegant small hotel with friendly staff and nice comfortable rooms. And good parking behind the hotel which was handy and it turned out that the city was quite near with public... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Stayed in the hotel for 4 nights whilst on a golf tour. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, pointing out to a South African the ways and means of getting into the heart of Edinburgh. And assisting with any and all queries as to places to visit. The breakfast was both fulsome and hearty (the scrambled eggs were particularly... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I stayed for a night during the Edinburgh Festival. I arrived too early to check-in but the receptionist was very helpful and assured me I could check in even if I arrived back very late after a show. She was as true as her word. I arrived at 11.30pm and was still greeted in a friendly manner and the man... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The long road from the centre of Edinburgh which starts as North Bridge and changes a few times ending up at Craigmillar Park at the Kildonan is home to many small hotels and B&Bs. The Kildonan is a large house in the local style, rooms are very spacious and attractively furnished. Good breakfast in a very nice dining room. Helpful,... More 

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Staying in Edinburgh for a few days and this hotel is ideally placed - not too far out of the city and frequent buses. We walked in once but then decided on the bus for the rest of our journeys! The rooms were very comfortable, the staff extremely helpful and the breakfast ample. We would definitely stay there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Stayed here from the 2nd to the 4th August. Staff are very friendly and helpful, advised us on how to get to the centre and what busses to catch and which ones to not. Our room was very clean and tidy. A couple of suggestions would be to maybe have some water and soft drinks in the bar fridge rather... More 

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Brigg, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

stayed for 3 nights in the lodge at the rear of the hotel (room 2) and found all to be good. clean,helpful staff,fantastic breakfast and location is good. far enough out of the centre but not too far away with regular buses and taxis are easy to get in such a big city. would go back here with no hesitation.

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Farnham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I opted to stay here on business for one night having objected to the excessive rates on offer in the town centre. I was very satisfied and thought the Hotel was very good value. Location is fine if you do not mind a 10-15 minute bus or taxi ride into the centre. Rooms are nice, if a bit superficially modernised,... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we always appreciate the feedback. We are glad that you found us good value. We are on a main bus route to the city centre, depending on the traffic it takes about 10-15 minutes to get in to the city centre or on a lovely sunny day you could have... 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: $126 - $270 (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:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#15 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#21 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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