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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night through July. Room was tiny and the wall slopes. Hit my knee on it in the night and it hurt throughout the day. Area in which the hotel (more like a hostel) wasn't the best area to stay, was on the edge of what looked like a council estate. Whole hotel smelt like curry which...

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Not having been to Edinburgh previously, my belated birthday present from my Fiancé was to have a City Break there. I highly recommend Edinburgh itself, great people, lovely city, travelled around as well (Dunfermline is also recommended), historically interesting, great places to eat. etc. However, although I knew it would be a budget place, and wasn't expecting a Palace, we...

Thank Cindybug57
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to stay in Edinburgh, clean room and good breakfast. Decscent location, not too far from the town. lovely host as well. Great value for money! :) very near a lovely italian restaurant called la favorita which we'd warmly recommend as well.

Thank Rose D
Reviewed October 13, 2015

Small place but never ran into any other guests. Staff were more than happy to help, very friendly. Excellent location just a walk into town. Take away nearby was convenient and good quality, area was also safe to walk back to late after dinner at a pub in city Centre. Clean, awesome shower/bathroom. Room was a bit squish but that...

Thank Shona E
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 24, 2015

Very disappointing, a £35.00 a night room , Not what we expected at all, a frosty greeting on arrival / checking in.The bedroom was very small, curtains dirty, very small shower room (no bath) The all room very disappointing for the extortionate money we paid, our main complaint was the smell of curry throughout the house which made me and...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 1, 2015

Although bedroom 4 is adequate size ,it is in quite a sorry state. I admit it was cheap ,but that did not excuse the bed that was so hard it made my hip bones sore by morning. On top of that there was a loud, and very regular knocking sound coming from water pipes/ central heating that kept me awake...

Thank DD- S
Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

This's b&b is very small and tucked away on what looks a housing estate a fair walk from the city but there are some nice pubs and theatres close by the welcome isn't the friendliest basically your sat down asked to give your driving license details and then given your key the room is small and the bed is seriously...

Thank cumbrianfoodie
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are small, but clean, and have a great shower! The people running it are not very friendly or welcoming, and the place could do with a few air fresheners. We never bothered with the breakfast, so I can't really comment on it, but it did just look like cereal and toast, so I wouldn't pay extra for it. It...

1Thank vodkat92
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 21, 2014

This is a nice bnb and you get what you pay for. We were greeted by a friendly woman who had no problem in giving us extra tea bags, milk and sugar. The rooms are small and simple with all amenities you may need. It was cleaned to a high standard and perfect for a short budget stay in Edinburgh....

Thank Holly R
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 29, 2014

The first impressions of the building were not great, it was slightly unwelcoming. The owner of the B&B was lovely, very welcoming and accommodating. However the room was not as expected. It was very small and cramped, The pictures we had been shown were of other features of the house that were not in the guest rooms. The bed is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO CAMBRIDGE HOUSEYour Home away from home located in the heart of Edinburgh. Cambridge House Central Edinburgh was built in 1880. Located conveniently close to the main shopping area (Princes Street) and the (Royal Mile) it offers quality accommodation. Cambridge House is the ideal base whether you are travelling for leisure or on business. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cambridge House

Address: 8 Cambridge Avenue, Edinburgh EH6 5AP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $39 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cambridge House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Cambridge House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Not many rooms and didn't see the others so can't comment I'm afraid”
 of 5 bubbles Cindybug57, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“avoid room 4”
 of 5 bubbles 992dds, Jun 1, 2015 | Read review
“Try not to stay in Room 4 on Ground-floor unless you are going just for a shower!”
  • Awesome shower
  • Of Bathroom from doorway
  • Shower
 of 5 bubbles Kev_Nichol, Apr 29, 2014 | Read review
“I love my room on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles H0ngb0Z, Apr 23, 2013 | Read review
“Not room 3 - has the bathroom outside”
 of 5 bubbles EllaMLondon, Jan 3, 2012 | Read review
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