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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location walking distance to Princess Street the cinema and shopping complex the Royal mile and the castle..bus station just round the corner...direct tram line to airport stops just down the road...half hour ride..so easy...we arrived late, the staff were friendly and helpful. We had pre booked a quiet room which we had down on the lower floor..pleasantly surprised, after...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overnight stay in room 4 ground floor. Room cozy. Bed comfy and clean. Fresh clean towels. Room tidy. TV and remotes working. Soap the only toiletries. Very close to Playhouse and Comedy Club. Powerfull hairdryer. Creaky floorboords. Will book again.

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Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good points it was hot and location was great. Bad points - Curtains were filthy, it was noisy, carpet was badly stained, cups were chipped , behind the beds were really dusty, bedside lamps didn't work and neither did TV , no batteries in the remote control, toilet took ages between flushes, shower was old and needed regrouted,carpet on stairs...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were asked for the money up front before we saw the room and for good reason it was awful. The Tv did not work and the room had not been dusted in months . Our room was the family room which looked like a church sale. The shower was disgusting and we could not use it and the toilet...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very simple, very clean, very reasonable lodgings in Edinburgh City Centre. Centrally located, near museums, restaurants, shopping. Walking distance to National Galleries of Scotland. Full breakfast available.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Where do I start ?? Was in room 2 ( basement room ) first impressions not good.handle on bathroom hanging off , scuffed furniture , no bedside lamps , no duvet covers on bed , NO HOT WATER !!!!!!!!!!!!! Radiator works when it wants . So noisy , hear everything from upstairs ( which I assumed is reception and dining...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself is run down, the curtains are hanging off the rails causing sun light to beam through in the morning and the floor boards creaked a lot. The bathroom is plain, shower pressure isn't the best with an awful noise coming from the electrical shower when turned on. The heater did not allow for you to choose a...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed at York House whilst attending a 4 day course. Excellent location and good price for a Capital City at £31.50 per night. Very friendly staff, room had everything you need and was very clean. Shared shower room toilet was fine. Wifi even worked in my room. This hotel could be even better if the owners spent a relatively...

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Ravenshoe
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The location of this B&B is perfect for a visit to Edinburgh. The staff were average, we were not welcomed to the place, just shown the basics of how to get in and out of the front door and directed to the room. Breakfast was acceptable, but the toaster did not work. Often serving spoons were not supplied or forgotten....

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

ideal for access to Princess Street but this is its only plus factor. Had basement room which was very dark with bars on the window and not one bedside lamp. However the bedding was clean but certainly no luxuries. They charge £7 for breakfast forget it eat better food in town better standard and cheaper. The sausages were cheap we...

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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Additional Information about York House Hotel

Address: 27 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: £46 - £138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — York House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“. Ask for a quiet room.no idea what upstairs rooms were like..”
 of 5 bubbles DeborahP899, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“go anywhere else”
 of 5 bubbles Vance29, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“make sure you ask not to be put in the basement or high up there is no lift”
 of 5 bubbles V3568TNchristines, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles rga1980, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a room at the back, and it was quiet. The closer you are to the lobby, the greater the chance of getting on the wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles OttawaSheila, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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