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Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This property is ideally located for anything you might want to do in the city. Many cafes and bars nearby for all tastes. The owner Ken is super friendly and extremely helpful, I couldn't fault him or his service!! Comfy bed, clean room and a good selection for breakfast.......what more could you want??

Thank Lorraine H
Forres, United Kingdom
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281 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Stayed here while attending a conference. You can hop on a bus in the next street, which gets you into town in a few mins for £1.50. Quite a few steps up to the entrance and all the rooms are upstairs, so not wheelchair accessible. Very cheap accom, only £30 for a single. So I will over look the fact... More 

Thank Maria W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Last minute decision to go for Hogmanay but needed a reasonable hotel near the centre, this fitted the bill ( some hotels were asking astronomical prices) although after booking I read the reviews and was a bit concerned. I needn't have worried, I arrvied late, train delays, but to a very warm SXcoittish welcome, I was warned the room was... More 

3 Thank babetteGuildford
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Lovely comfortable bed - good facilities in the room. Shower needed attention (never used a shower like it). The double socket with the air freshener plugged in was away from the wall - very dangerous. Great cooked breakfast especially the haggis.

Thank Jacqui T
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

I stayed in this B&B two nights. I am so impressed with the service. The person running the B&B is kind and was more than willing to help. The guest house is located in a pretty good spot --- a 10 minute (fast walk) or 15 min (slow walk) to Princess street, up a hill, where you will find the... More 

Thank KatieJakob
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Had a lovely enjoyable week in the Abercraig Guest House. The room was very clean and tidy and the hospitality and food was exceptional, would highly recommend to family and friends. Very close to the city centre.

1 Thank karl d
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Stayed on a Sunday night just for one night in a single room. Really friendly welcome from Stacey, bed was super comfy and the full Scottish breakfast was top-notch, a great way to start the day :) Would definitely return - close enough to the centre but away enough that it was a peaceful nights sleep!

3 Thank Josh F
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Friendly service - received an upgrade free of charge. Very helpful, and a decent breakfast served. Free parking in the area not fantastic, and room and bathroom were a little tired, but overall a good place to stay :)

Thank roamingginna
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I had a room booked but the hotel never had space so moved me next door. The hotel i was moved to was very poor wit stained towels and a rubbish breakfast. This isn't the fault of this hotel but it was as a result of the overbooking. When i complained via there webpage about the poor replacement i never... More 

1 Thank Drew M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Stayed here for one night with my boyfriend and the service was fantastic! The owner (I think) Pamela was the nicest women ever, so welcoming and friendly, recommending places where we could go for drinks. The room was lovely, nothing too fancy but still great for what we needed and it's only a 15 minute walk roughly to loads of... More 

1 Thank Laurie M
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Additional Information about Ailsa Guest House

Address: 11 Eyre Place, Edinburgh EH3 5ES, Scotland (Formerly Abercraig Guest House)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $91 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ailsa Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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