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The Guest Room

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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Pool
Restaurant
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Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
3 Star Hotel
The Guest Room Bed and Breakfast is right in the centre of Edinburgh's historic New Town of Edinburgh. Easy access to Waverley train station, the bus station and the tram. Although we are right in the centre you will find our location a peaceful and quiet place to come back to at the...
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31A Nelson Street, Edinburgh EH3 6LJ, Scotland
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6.4 miles to Edinburgh Airport
75 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.6 miles from Edinburgh Old Town
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All reviewskatrina and ferguscourtyard roomporridgeown private entrancewonderful hostsyogurtperfect bed and breakfastcomplete privacyscotland streetr rportrait galleryour home away from homeeach morningbelow street leveltea trayshort walk to princes streetown bathroom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was already our fourth stay at the family-run Guest Room and it truly felt like our home away from home. Be sure that a very warm welcome awaits you from the hosting family including their lovely dog. The upper bedroom is spacious, furnished and...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have just returned from a 4 night break in The Guest Room and we have to say that it's the nicest guest room we have ever stayed in. Large room, beautiful furnishings, very clean, hosts were extremely friendly, breakfasts amazing and...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We’ve just been lucky enough to spend two nights at The Guest Room with Katrina and Fergus and are sad to be leaving. We received such a warm welcome from them it really felt like staying with friends. They were so helpful and friendly from...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

The Guest Room is a great little B&B in a great location, particularly for fans of the 44 Scotland Street books. I saw so many street names that I instantly recognised even though I had never been there before. Our room had its own private...More

Thank Wisteria02
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We spent our first and last day in Scotland in Edinburgh at The Guest Room. The owners Katrina and Fergus are great! They listened to our adventures and laughed with us at our misadventures! Their boys were both friendly and polite to the strangers in...More

Thank Stacey F
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The Guest Room Bed and Breakfast is right in the centre of Edinburgh's historic New Town of Edinburgh. Easy access to Waverley train station, the bus station and the tram. Although we are right in the centre you ...More will find our location a peaceful and quiet place to come back to at the end of your day. We have a few award winning pubs just 2 minutes walk away as well as restaurants, shops, and cafes. The portrait gallery is just around the corner as is the privately owned galleries and antique shops that can be found on Dundas Street. Drummond place gardens are directly opposite us. The Courtyard Guest Room has its own private entrance, and is nestled at the end of a pretty courtyard, offering quiet and comfortable accommodation with en-suite facilities and a super kingsize bed/twin. The Guest Room overlooking the Courtyard is a spacious and airy double bedroom found at the end of your own private hallway, with private shower room. The large double sofa is the ideal place to relax with a cup of tea after a busy day exploring the city. An extra bed can be put in to the room if need be. The rooms have TV/DVD, radio, tea/coffee making facilities, homemade baking, FREE WIFI Breakfast is delivered to your room at a time that suits you. We offer tea/coffee/hot chocolate, freshly squeezed orange juice, muesli, granola or porridge, greek style organic yoghurt, fresh berries, croissants, homemade toast. A cooked breakfast is also available if preferred. We are flexible with our check-in time and are happy to look after bags once you have checked out if you are not travelling until later on in the day. We look forward to welcoming you here! Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Nearby
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
...More
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Vitality987
14 March 2017|
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Response from guesthouse31a | Property representative |
Hi Debby, thanks for your enquiry. We don't have parking during the day but we do offer our guests a free service whereby we take them to a parking place 5 minutes away where you can park for free and is safe. We then take... More
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John W
26 September 2016|
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Response from janb602016 | Reviewed this property |
I think you have directed your question to me by mistake. I was a guest at this property and am not the owner. They have their own website which has an enquiries box you could use.
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"Very quiet and convenient location, both rooms are equally good"
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"Only two rooms, both amazing"
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"Both rooms are wonderful!"
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"We had the upper room, which was very good"
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