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Straven Guest House

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Overview
3 Brunstane Road North Joppa Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2DL Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I hesitate to post this review for fear the next time I want to stay, they'll be fully booked. And I wouldn't want to stay anywhere else. From the seaside location to the comfy beds to the intriguing artwork to the incredible breakfast, it was...More

Thank VagabondKatt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, parents, and I took our first trip to Scotland in the beginning of April 2018, arriving on Easter morning. We stayed first for a few days at Straven Guest House, and it truly was our favorite place that we stayed during our whole...More

Thank mjennings1987
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to visit the noisy, bright city center, but prefer to live/sleep and just unwind outside of the city center. This location was perfect. Short and interesting bus ride, nearby bus stop, 1 min walk to the beach, and CALM. Dinner restaurants within walking...More

Thank JimJanetCA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to stay at Straven House on a friend's recommendation and we're very glad we did! It's a lovely place in a great location, some distance from central Edinburgh but that's what made it special. We had a wonderful view out over the Firth...More

Thank NPR22
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When looking for a B&B in Portobello, the Eco Policy of Chris and Sinead was one feature that struck a chord - and they did live up to it, with homemade toiletries, joghurt and other breakfast options that were really special as well as fairtrade...More

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Description
Straven Guesthouse is located in our historic Victorian home in Edinburgh, situated only 50 yards from a beautiful sandy beach in the leafy suburb of Joppa, Portobello. You will find personal service is More always guaranteed from us. It is so peaceful it is difficult to believe you are only a 20 minute bus journey to the centre of Scotland's capital. Explore the rich heritage of Edinburgh by day - relax in the evening with a quiet stroll along the beachfront promenade. Enjoy a comfortable and peaceful night's rest and wake up to a hearty breakfast in this small B&B. We are proud to have attained high standards for Quality and service at Straven Guest House Edinburgh with Visit Scotland, achieving 4* status in the Guest Houses Edinburgh category. Our interest in environmental matters has led us to join The Green Tourism Business Scheme and we have been awarded the gold standard. So, for a friendly and eco-friendly holiday contact us directly Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$73 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$73 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Traveler (164)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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johnpjjm
September 11, 2018|
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Response from Øystein F | Reviewed this property |
Er were a group of Norwegians renting all rooms. Homosexuality was not in our view.
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August 3, 2017|
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Response from SandCWatson | Property representative |
Hi there, yes there is a hairdryer in every bedroom. Kind Regards, Sinead and Chris
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"there are one or two rooms with a sea view"
Heike1201
Oct 8, 2018
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"I was on the ground floor at the front, but the garden is long and traffic is light so the street..."
841helenm
Aug 12, 2018
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"Ask for the see view room"
geraldduckett
Jun 26, 2018
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"We were very happy with the room were given"
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May 5, 2018
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