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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

State of room it was dusty, attitude when I complained was awful. Called at 8pm got told it was out of hours, they would check in the morning and if they thought I was complaining unduly, I would be asked to leave. Never been spoken to in all my life like that before, then got told I had to understand... More 

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Kontich, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ended our week of Scotland in Edinburgh and it could have been a better experience if we had chosen for another place to stay for the last 2 nights. It started already with getting into the Guest House. There was no reception and because we were a bit later (due to traffic) we had to call a phone number... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked B and B and was told before travelling no breakfasts were served their now.no staff available on site,never seen any all weekend.the room was small and being a plumber I never would of thought you could fit a wash basin ,a toilet and shower cubicle under the stairs.tiny was an understatement.the room smelt stale and flies in it.not a... More 

Thank 631Willie
Kent, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plus side ok location, good shower and WIFI minus side - The place had been cleaned how I would expect a teenager to clean (only obvious places). I could hear every footstep of the people staying in the room above, also their extra activities later that night. The door to the room blocks out no noise. I had driven to... More 

Thank Adam P
Madrid, Spain
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

WARNING: DON'T COME HERE!!!! We were supposed to stay there two nights, and we only were there for a couple hours, while we tried to find another place to stay. The room was absolutely filthy, covered in dust, with dirty blankets and pillows (even hairs in the bed!!), a broken chair, dirty table, filthy rug with remains of food from... More 

Thank diegoiribarren93
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

First of all, there's no contact between the staff and the customers. Earlier, they send you an email to tell you how to check in and how to check out by yourself, even if you're there during the normal working hours. I had the feeling they don't even want to see you. Second of all, every time I used the... More 

Thank Rocco2277
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice little guest house in leith. Very quiet location. The guest house itself was nice and clean. The only thing that was a let down was that there was no staff after 11 in the morning. Would go back again.

Thank Georgie B
Alexandria, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Key safe check-in. The 2 single beds were comfy and clean. Quiet, so had a good sleep. The room and bathroom could have been cleaner. Tea/coffe making facilities, hairdryer available. TV, wifi fine. Electric shower was rubbish, heated up to roasting then went cold (this was the serious downside, everything else was adequate). Good value for money. Half an hours... More 

Thank Lesleyjoh
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

After reading some review's on here i was a little worried about how bad it was going to be but when I got to the place I was pleasantly surprised. We had a family room with ensuite bathroom. Room was bright, clean, new beds and carpet. Everything worked enough to get you by and we had a nice view of... More 

Thank Colin A
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Great location for bus to city - get 25 bus, costs £1.50 each for a single or £4 for day ticket. Bus accepts cash only. WiFi was adequate for us, no breakfast because the guy had the day off but it wasn't included in our fee so no big deal. Hot water unit is good once you get the idea... More 

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Additional Information about Edinburgh Thistle Guest House

Address: 10 East Hermitage Place, Edinburgh EH6 8AA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $40 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Edinburgh Thistle Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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