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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Needed somewhere affordable for 2 nights in Edinburgh. Had found the prices of hotels and national chains of 'budget' hotels far more expensive than I'd anticipated. So I looked at B&B guest houses as an alternative. I found Mackenzie which is towards the northern end of Edinburgh (Leith). The hosts were very attentive and friendly, happy to advise on where...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed June 8, 2016

I stayed here for a few days prior to a business engagement in Edinburgh. Easily accessible by bus - the bus stops right outside the door which is great for traveling in and out of town. Located directly across the road from a lovely park which is nice to relax in if the weather is fine. Takes about 15 minutes...

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Owen Sound, Canada
Reviewed May 26, 2016

We stayed two nights and the room was excellent for our needs. Clean room and washroom. Quiet and spacious. Great breakfast with lots of food and gracious hosts. Well secure at night and on road parking. We were reluctant at first about this but can park all the time and took bus into Edinburgh. It was recommended a number of...

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Thank Renard K
Reviewed March 28, 2016

Me and my girlfriend had a lovely time in the Guest House, the landlord couple are very friendly and available to provide any information or something you need; for example we asked for a early breakfast one morning since we had an tour in town and it was ok. The place is great, 10/15 min from Edimburgh centre by bus...

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 20, 2016

My first contact with the owners was on the phone asking for a early check in ,which was no problem,the owners were very polite and attentive,and made us feel at home,the guest house was very handy for buses into town,and the owners very knowledgeable about timings and what buses you need, the rooms were clean and tidy,WiFi good,excellent breakfast,we needed...

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Thank Terry R
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I spent three nights here to celebrate her birthday. The Guest House was very quiet and right on a lovely park. The breakfast was made to order and was delicious. The owners were very helpful with cabs and accommodating some of our unique timing circumstances due to our scheduled day trips and flights.

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United Kingdom
Reviewed March 6, 2016

Sometimes, just having a smiling, helpful and friendly landlord is what makes the difference between a great time and a grumpy time :) The location is also easily accessible via bus and instead of just one journey, taking a day card helps you just sit in the bus and watch the entire city if you are tired to walk around...

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Reviewed December 29, 2015

Very good and warm people, we enjoyed 3 nights with my kids on 2 rooms that all was very good. Nice breakfast and helpful Danny and his wife. Thank you guys hope to see you in the future again. The Bus stop is just outside also a park across.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 8, 2015

I've stayed here for two nights with my wife during the Edinburgh's Christmas Market, and it was very lovely. Danny and Jasmine, the couple who own the B&B are very helpful and welcoming and they made our stay very enjoyable. The room we stayed in was very big with a double and a single bed and ensuite bathroom. The bathroom...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed October 18, 2015

A friend and I stayed for two nights and found Danny and Jasmine to be the perfect hosts. The room had both a double and a twin bed as well as a big comfortable easy chair, TV and ensuite bath. I had injured my knee and was confined to the big chair for part of my visit and Danny was...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Mackenzie Guest House

Address: 2 East Hermitage Place | Leith Links, Edinburgh EH6 8AA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $58 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mackenzie Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask the room with the window on the park.”
 of 5 bubbles Xireland, Dec 29, 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 is a family room which overlooks the park across the road and is ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles nat123uk, Jul 28, 2013 | Read review
“Room 4 was very big with a double and a single with room to move around”
 of 5 bubbles ubgqv83, Jan 2, 2012 | Read review
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