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Abercorn Guest House

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

We arrived in Edinburgh to visit the Festival again on an extremely windy, rainy evening. We made our way to the Abercorn Guest House by taxi, tired and in need of comfort, which we got - in abundance! Our hostess was charming and welcoming, and our room was lovely. Extremely comfortable bed, very high ceiling giving the room a light... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights at the Abercorn Guest House and can't praise it highly enough. A really beautiful house, elegantly decorated and furnished, extremely comfortable with lovely bedrooms. The owner, Angela, is one of life's special people with a fascinating story to tell. She and her husband have got the pitch exactly right here with a very warm and friendly... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Abercorn enlightened us to staying near the sea when visiting Edinburgh. 5-10 min walk away, Portobello is a great beach is end any day. There are pubs and eateries overlooking the sea. Children and dogs running about the beach and the smell and sight of the sea. Abercorn itself is a large quaint house with beautiful rooms and dinning area.... More 

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Venice, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The Accomodation is just 2 minutes walk from the beach, 5 minutes by car from City Centre of Edinburgh. It's a big house with a nice garden. The room is large and the bathroom is good. The breakfast is good too. The owner is a lady very nice and friendly and it's a pleasure to speak with her.

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

My friends and I stayed here on Saturday the 11th of June for an overnight. We were going to Musselburgh races and so this Guest House was the perfect location. On arrival we were greeted by the owners who were most welcoming and friendly. We were allowed to leave our bags in the rooms and we headed of to the... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Just returned from a lovely stay at Abercorn B&B - a stone's throw from the centre of Edinburgh, but all the peace and quiet of a country retreat! Angela and Will make you very welcome and are keen for you to make the most of your visit. The elegant accommodation is very comfortable and clean, and the breakfasts will take... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Great Location directly 100 metres from the beach - a wonderful charming guesthouse1 Positive: Original Scottish breakfast, lovely wintergarden, great hostess, charming interior. Many nice places/restaurants around e.g.: Beach House Pub. Negative: Our room was quite small...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We had Room 8 on the ground floor, which looks out to the car park. The en-suite room is good sized. The accomodation is very clean and well appointed. We were welcomed by Angela who provided tea and biscuits. Breakfast was very nice. Parking is in the street, but there are many available spaces.

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Our third visit always a great pleasure.Angela and her husband are excellent host nothing is too much trouble. Very reasonably priced,breakfast is brilliant lots of choice .Short bus journey to Edinburgh. Portobello is very pretty.It has lots of places to eat Blue bean for lunch and Espy for dinner perfect

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We were given a warm welcome on arrival at this beautiful house.Our room was beautifully decorated and comfortable and heating was available whenever needed.A vase of fresh flowers in the room was one of many personal touches. The breakfast menu was extensive and there was plenty!! Nothing was too much trouble for Willy and Angela to make our stay a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abercorn is a large Victorian family property, an Old Manse built in 1870. This luxurious four-star GOLD accommodation has recently been refurbished and offers double ,twin and family rooms for up to 5 persons. Easy access to city center every 10 minutes and the buses are 24 hours a day and close to sandy beach, shops and restaurants. A very warm welcome awaits, so why not book today and have a superb stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abercorn Guest House

Address: 1 Abercorn Terrace | Joppa Portobello Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH15 2DD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $83 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abercorn Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Abercorn Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Abercorn Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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