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Southside Guest House

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8 Newington Road, Edinburgh EH9 1QS Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness center
Pets Allowed
Business Center
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

We filled 7 of the rooms on 21st December for our daughters wedding at the City chambers.We were quite excited and probably a bit loud! The morning of the wedding we were running about from room to room taking photos and leaving in Citi cabs.The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Joanne S
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I are in Edinburgh for the Christmas market and stayed overnight here. Just a mile from Waverly station it is easily accessible by local bus as well as taxi. We were warmly welcomed and shown our room which is beautiful with its own...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

So disappointing after such a wonderful stay last year. Under new ownership all the little extras which made Southside so special have disappeared. The inherited website/accolades give a very misleading impression of the current offering.

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Di J
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I think most of the more positive reviews were from a time during a previous owner’s management. While the service was good it was not 4 or 5 star worthy. The breakfast was just okay some sides were frozen instead of fresh. We received our...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We chose this property based on the recommendations of a well-known guide. The hosts that greeted us on arrival seemed to be a bit less experienced. Our room was small but reasonably well appointed. The breakfast was acceptable although fell short of the descriptions in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Brian S
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About
Description
Southside is a stylish and welcoming Guest House in the heart of the City of Edinburgh close to the Old Town. It provides very comfortable accommodation in a contemporary, smart decor in a period setting. The More eight stylish en-suite bedrooms, which include two Four Poster Rooms, have been designed to be as individual as our guests. If you are seeking somewhere unique and memorable for your Edinburgh visit, Southside is an excellent choice. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$74 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Southside Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
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Southside Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$74 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Southside Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
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Southside Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh

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pbty
March 5, 2017|
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Response from SouthsideEdinburgh | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your enquiry. At present we have one garden facing room with a queen size bed. In order to guarantee specific rooms reservations need to be made directly with the property
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raelenewilkie
July 23, 2016|
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Response from SouthsideEdinburgh | Property representative |
Hello Raelene, we do have 2 rooms with single beds (twin room), do let us have your dates and we shall check availability. Kind regards. Franco and Lynne
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Room Tips

"Downstairs large bedroom is more luxurious although it's bathroom is in the hallway.All other rooms are..."
353joannes
Jan 3, 2019
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"Rooms round the back, likely to be quieter. These face west too, so on summer evenings you get the light..."
98barts
Jun 22, 2018
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"We got a room on the ground floor and it was super quiet."
ZinkT
Jun 2, 2017
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"All rooms are different. But all are comfortable and full of character. The back rooms overlooking the..."
michaelj256
May 21, 2017
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