We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (29)
Dining (6)
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
About
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Bed & Breakfast Chic situated in a Victorian townhouse located only a few minutes walk from Princes Street. The rooms are quiet, luxurious and well appointed with great attention to detail for our guests' convenience and pleasure. You will find a warm gracious greeting from the host, Derrick, and a depth of knowledge about Edinbugh and ways to get around. The breakfasts are innovative and scrumptious with great attention paid to sustainable supply from local artisan suppliers. Dietary preferences and requirements are catered for particulary if they are arranged in advance. At Allburys we do everything we can to ensure our guests can enjoy their visit to Edinbugh to the fullest.
Read more
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Luxury
Trendy
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
87Good for walkers
Grade: 87 out of 100
30Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
Neighbourhood
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
Read more
See all nearby hotels
Reviews (219)
Filter reviews
212 results
Traveller rating
193
12
3
1
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
193
12
3
1
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews gourmet breakfast full scottish breakfast quiet street b bs we've stayed derrick tram
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 212 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The place is a very nice bed and breakfast within walking distance from the Haymarket train station. It's on a quiet street but with pubs and supermarkets nearby. You can get to the Prince Street (centre of Edinburgh's tourist and shopping area) in 5-10 minutes...More

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We only spent a couple of days in Edinburgh and the location was ideal for getting the tram to Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. After busy days of exploring it was a treat to come back to our lovely room and comfortable bed. A...More

1  Thank 1Di2
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Just to reiterate all the other reviews - This is one of the best B&Bs we've stayed in and we've traveled extensively both in the states and in Europe. Derek is great with information, breakfast and conversation. The room was very large and very well...More

Thank toughnlcentral
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Nice and clean room, very friendly owner, amazing breakfast (try the scottish full!), quiet neighbourhood... It was great! It's close to Haymarket with some really nice pubs, and it takes around 15 mins by walking to the historic city centre.

Thank Roy L
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This was a return visit to Allburys and it did not disappoint. As before the room was elegantly decorated, generously proportioned and spotless, we were extremely comfortable. What really sets Allburys apart is its wonderful owner and host, Derrick. His superlative breakfast and local knowledge...More

Thank KLM11_11
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Allburys staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"each room is nice"
toughnlcentral
18 Jul 2017
Read review
"If possible try the Robin room"
_jeff_griffiths1
6 Oct 2016
Read review
"The suite on the top floor has bath and shower"
LilyLester
17 May 2016
Read review
"Not really a room tip but call in advance to let Derek know your arrival time as he goes out early..."
audioboy1981
17 May 2015
Read review
Show More 
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghWest End
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing