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1 Jul 2017
“Beautiful, quiet surroundings: close but not in the city.”
12 Sep 2017
“Four days at the Gillis Centre during the 2017 Fringe Festival”
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair access
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

It was a bit of a last-minute decision to go to the Fringe and accommodation was over-priced everywhere in the city. The rooms were basic but clean and well-maintained. Breakfast was okay but you should not arrive at the table 1minute before or after 10...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Once we found it, we loved the beautiful Gillis Centre. Staff was very pleasant and helpful. Rooms basic but comfortable. Breakfast plentiful. Nice alternative to hotel. Had to take a short bus ride to and from the city but got to see more of Edinburgh...More

Thank Terri R
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I came across the Gillis Centre while searching for accommodation in Edinburgh and thought it looked lovely and presented a novel idea for accommodation while we were touring. We were very impressed with this terrific refuge from the craziness of a very busy city. The...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We only stayed one night, was welcomed at 10 pm. Got shown around. Rooms are simple, clean and comfy bed. Just what you need. Breakfast was lovely, wide variety of food. Staff were helpful too. Only a 5 minute taxi ride to the City Centre...More

Thank Jacky J
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I enquired both by email and telephone about this place as a possible venue for my daughter's wedding. No one bothered to reply and the one conversation I did have with the venue manager was off hand to the point of rudeness. Don't bother with...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Bruntsfield
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Gillis Centre Edinburgh, Scotland
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"South side of bldg is quieter. Ask for bathroom inside room. Don't be late to breakfast!"
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"Travelodge-type storage i.e. one small hanging rail, no wardrobe. No easy chairs."
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"We chose the room with the window on the garden."
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"Rooms can be located quite a way from reception and may also be up several flights of stairs so guest with..."
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