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The Edinburgh Townhouse

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

A very friendly welcome was just the beginning. The room was in perfect condition: clean, light and quiet at night. The location is perfect: just within a ten-minute walk from the Royal Mile, some two minutes from Princess Street Gardens and just 30 seconds froom...Rose Street!!.

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Naters, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very friendly and helpful staff. Great location at the centre of Edinburgh. We had an amazing view of the castle and the sea from our room. The room was beautiful and very spacious whereas the bathroom was tiny. But that didn't really bother us. Would and will definitly stay there again!

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very convenient, close to transport, shops, restaurants and pubs. Friendly staff offered helpful suggestions of places to visit. Room was cosy, had everything we needed fo a short stay. The only negative is the stair climb, but we had been warned! I'd definitely recommend if you don't have mobility problems.

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on a recent trip to Edinburgh to see a gig at the castle the hotel is in a great location with everything within close proximity the lady that runs the hotel is lovely and is a complete wealth of knowledge we will defo stay here again when we go back loved it!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay here this past weekend! I was with my 2 daughter's and we had 2 rooms, a single and a double. The rooms and en-suites were clean and had some lovely touches. Nice throws, extra cushions and a little posy of fres flowers. The owners were really friendly and had some great tips. The breakfast at Ricks... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderful stay at the Edinburg Townhouse. I will definitely come again! All you could ever want really! Reception were so helpful with recommendations around Edinburgh. Also book in for breakfast.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel for central Edinburgh. Friendly, clean and comfortable. You need to be fit enough to carry bags upstairs, but worth the climb. Very helpful kind staff. Feels authentic and nice place to return back to. Within walking distance of lots of good cafes, the Leith, the new and old town.

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Florence, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

quite in the new town city center, walking distance from everywhere, properly clean, well-equipped. I had only a little problem with warm water (or hot, no mead way...). What I disliked was that there is no breakfast facility in the house, must take it in a outside restaurant/hotel. Also the man at the reception desk was too hasty in welcoming... More 

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Riom, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Room for three, 2 nights. Romm has a good quality, expect the height of the ceiling. Environment quite quiet, but close to center town (restaurants, shops...) The owners are very friendly and gave us good advices

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edinburghtown10, Manager at The Edinburgh Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Edinburgh Townhouse. The room choices all vary from 1st to 3rd floor. Our 3rd floor with views across the city does have a height restriction at 6 feet 3 inches high and we clearly state this on our website, however it is... More 

Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We recently stayed at Edinburgh Townhouse and found it really convenient clean abd welcoming. As we had driven to the city we parked safely out at Corstorphine and used concessionsry bus to and fro with busstops close to tge townhouse.

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edinburghtown10, Manager at The Edinburgh Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank You Marion for your lovely review. We like to try our best to make your stay a pleasant one. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time here with us at The Edinburgh Townhouse. We look forward to welcoming you back another time. More 

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Staying in New Town

Neighborhood Profile
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighborhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Edinburgh Town House, Is situated on the 3 rd floor of a Georgian Town House,We do not have an elavator , if you have any issues with stairs the guesthouse will not be suitable. just up from Princess Street. The famous Edinburgh Castle can be seen from the front entrance. This is a charming guesthouse in a superb location. We are walking distance to all the famous landmarks,George street with its restaurants, cafes ,cocktail bars and designer shops are also on our door step.We offer a comfortable room in a lovely townhouse,with free wi-fi.Please come and see for yourself you wont be disapointed. Famous writer Sir Walter Scott was born just across from us. History every were you look. We are a 20 min. drive from Edinburgh airport, 10 mins from the rail station and 10 mins from the bus station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Edinburgh Townhouse

Address: 38 North Castle St., Edinburgh EH2 3BN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range: $64 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Edinburgh Townhouse 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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