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Arden Guest House

26 Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7LL, Scotland
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Biggar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time! The host Robert was very welcoming and helpful when it came to giving us directions and suggestions on where to go in Musselburgh. The room was very clean, beds were really comfy and had a beautiful view of the race course. Breakfast was delicious!! Full English (or Scottish) and continental. So much to choose from, was... More 

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West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Booking made at this hotel through Booking.com Hotel called to say they cannot accept booking due to arrival time. However, then proceeds to take the payment from my bank account because I didn't cancel the booking??? Reason for taking the payment - apparently because they can as they have my card details. Owner advises me he rang he to say... More 

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Prestonpans, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my New husband on the night of our wedding had a friend pick keys up on the morning of our wedding nothing was explained about how or what key opened what door we couldn't get into the main door when we arrived at 12 that night so had to ring the door bell when we where let... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I stayed for one night travelling from way down South and up there to buy a motorbike. I couldn't of been more welcomed. Robert and Betty were fantastic hosts, the room was spot on as was the breakfast. Highly recommended.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

It is situated opposite Edinburgh Race Course so as we found when there is racing on you cannot park anywhere near this guest house until about 7pm.. We found the room to be very small and the en-suite was not very big. The toilet would only flush occasionally and the wait to flush again meant a wait of about 6... More 

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Linda C, Owner at Arden Guest House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the opportunity to respond to your comments. Parking is very busy on race days, this is an issue out of my control as it clearly states on the site that we only have on street parking and no private parking. The toilet you raised as an issue with us when you were here and has... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

My friend & I completed the second half of The John Muir Way last week (Coast to Coast walk across Scotland between Helensburgh & Dunbar) and this involved 4-days walking between Falkirk and Dunbar & 3-overnight stays. For this 100mile section, we decided to start in Dunbar and finish in Falkirk rather than the more conventional west to east route,... More 

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Linda C, Owner at Arden Guest House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for given us the opportunity to reply to your comments. When the booking was made through myself I did in fact put the booking in the diary for 2 nights by error, however this would not have affected your stay, at the time of booking I did advise that this twin bedded room that we normally... More 

Peterhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Just what you want when away from home, to be looked after by excellent, but not over fussy Hosts. We stayed for a 2 nights. The room had lovely period features, and was beautiful and clean, with a breakfast to get you started for the day. The Guest House overlooks Musselburgh Racecourse and one of the oldest, if not the... More 

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Linda C, Owner at Arden Guest House, responded to this review

hello and thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and perhaps we will see you again. Best Regards Linda More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

I just have to say I arrived her 10pm late at night after travelling for 5 hours to find my room had been booked for by my manager for the 31st August! Absolutely stranded with no room at the Inn! This amazing lady saved me and found me somewhere local so for that alone I would give her 100% customer... More 

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Linda C, Owner at Arden Guest House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your kind comments. We would always try and find accommodation for guests when they call and a problem exists with there booking. I will also pass your comments to Jane Anne who was able to accommodate you. I hope all went well for your the folowing day. Regards Linda More 

Montrose, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Me and friends stayed here for 1 night while cycling the John muir way, our host was friendly upon arrival, had good safe storage for all our bicycles, the rooms were clean, bed's comfortable with a lovely view overlooking musselburgh race course.

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Baildon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Only stayed for 2 nights, shame it wasnt more. Lovely house, cleanliness and comfort 10 out of 10. Lovely location and yummy breakfast :) Hosts could not have been more friendly, booked taxis for us and let us know about the buses. Only 20 mins out of Edinburgh on bus and 10 mins walk from lovely beach.

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We are a 4 star Visit Scotland guest house, looking directly on to Musselburgh Race Course along with Musselburgh Old course, golf course - the oldest playing course in the World. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arden Guest House

Address: 26 Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7LL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > East Lothian > Musselburgh
Price Range: $89 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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