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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed October 13, 2016

We were arriving late but that was not a problem for the host. An evening platter was arranged and served in the dining room. We sat very quiet and enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. We selected the place cause of the close location to airport, only a few kilometers. Once there we felt sorry that we didn't stay longer...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 26, 2016

This was a huge disappointment - a run-down b&b at hotel prices. For £330 for two nights bed and breakfast (for 3 people in 2 rooms) this represents poor value for money. We were expecting a relaxing stay in a comfortable country house. Perhaps even a bit of luxury for that price? The house is in a time-warp from the...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We stayed here for two nights whilst up to see the Tattoo in Edinburgh. Just a short drive from the city and ideally located close to the railway (a two minute walk) this is an excellent place to stay. We were made to feel very welcome on arrival and felt like we were visiting family rather than staying in a...

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Glendale, California
Reviewed June 19, 2016

This was like Downton Abbey, on a smaller and more personable scale. We stayed for only one night, but I would gladly return for a longer stay. The location is great, just a few miles from EDI airport, and also a few minutes walk to a train station with direct access to Waverley in Edinburgh. There are no eateries in...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Lovely secluded B & B. Beautiful old house in it's own grounds. Very welcoming and helpful owners. We had a large double bedroom with its own en suite bathroom. Tea/coffee making facilities in the room. TV. Lovely cooked breakfast. B & B is 5 min walk from rail station (20 mins into Edinburgh)

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 27, 2015

We stayed here as a base to visit Edinburgh: it is an easy drive into the city and also nearby park & ride. The House is a former Manse, well furnished and full of character with lovely gardens and great views to the North. Our room was very comfortable, our hostess Jill was very welcoming and we enjoyed an excellent...

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Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. Jill, our hostess was very accommodating and didn't mind our late arrival from Edinburgh airport! Lovely breakfast both mornings and our room was great. We had a car, so it was a quick drive to the 'Park and Ride' to catch a bus into the city center. We would definitely recommend this B&B. The...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 12, 2015

A traditional Scottish manse, beautifully furnished and comfortable. We chose it as we wanted to visit Jupiter Artland, a sculpture park nearby. We were made very welcome and would definitely go again.

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Bruxelles, Belgique
Reviewed May 12, 2015

We booked here for the night before and night of our wedding. Our wedding was 400m away at Kirknewton Stables so Highfield could not have been more ideal. The house is huge and beautiful. The rooms are a great size, comfortable and homely. Jill was a fantastic host, very helpful and friendly. This would be a great place to stay...

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Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at this fantastic place last August. Perfect place to stay if you are in Edinburgh at that time, because both the Military Tattoo and the Edfringe Festival gathers huge crowds then, which affects availability and prices regarding hotels. The builing itself is worth a stay. Then add the great hospitality of the owner, Jill Hunter Gordon, who makes...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Highfield House

Address: Station Road, Kirknewton EH27 8BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > West Lothian > Kirknewton
Price Range: $94 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Highfield House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms are excellent and we were amazed that we could not hear the trains, ever!”
 of 5 bubbles wendyc213, Sep 5, 2014 | Read review
“Kirknewton is very small. There is a chip shop, a pub and a small grocery store. It is a short drive to the Rosslyn Chapel.”
 of 5 bubbles toastywoods, Aug 22, 2014 | Read review
“At least one room has its own, separate bathroom on your "own" short corridor (with unlockable door) whilst others have en suite facilities fully within the room. No need to choose between front and back of house - it's all quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Brizzwold, Jul 1, 2013 | Read review
“Some have ensuite baths. Ours was in the hall but private just for us.”
 of 5 bubbles wjlral, May 29, 2012 | Read review
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