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Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIO

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsother guestsgilmore placemorning and eveningcommunal breakfasthome away from homewonderfully warm welcomelovely sitting roomwonderful hospitalityb bfriendly place to stayensuite roomcoffee and hot chocolateboiled eggsguest houseshared bathroomcity centrewalk to princes street
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I spent three nights in this B&B with my family (parents + three children). The people are really friendly and very helpful, the room was comfortable and clean, breakfast was complete with everything you may need. The position is very good, we walked to the...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This accommodation had a good location. Easy walking to the Royal Mile. It also had very nice people! But the room itself was very tiny with only one outlet, not near a mirror. We did not realize when we booked it that this room had...More

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Response from Janet M, Team member at Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIOResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for taking the trouble to review us onTripAdvisor. I’m sorry you had a disappointing experience with regard to the room and its limitations. We’re reviewing our cancellation policy and also checking the information available to guests on the various sites where we are...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

It was my first trip to Scotland and Edinburgh and I stayed the first two nights at Emmaus. I received the most detailed and easy directions and was very warmly welcomed by the Emmaus staff. My room was spacious and beautiful. The floors are old...More

Thank Satu E
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Although there are numbers of guest houses on Gilmore Place,few have a more welcoming courtyard...asign to come. Rooms are basic but comfortable.Breakfasts which have everything you need are taken at a communal table,giving you a chance to share experiences with other travellers.What makes this guest...More

Thank Sonye1
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I came here for an individual retreat; I felt like I was being welcomed home. Emmaus House is a very special place in the care of wonderful people. The house is warm and comfortable with everything you might need; the hosts are so helpful and...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$67 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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Kayla C
16 July 2015|
Response from Janet M | Property representative |
Dear Kayla, I just phoned Bar Napoli and asked them about their facilities and the person I spoke to said that they do have them. If you need more information I recommend you contact them via their Trip Advisor page or... More
21 March 2015|
Response from Janet M | Property representative |
Hi there thank you for your enquiry. we are small guest house, so we have one room (single/or double) on ground floor ensuite and then then we have four rooms on the first floor, single, double / family, one of the singles... More
24 January 2015|
Response from Janet M | Property representative |
There are many places to visit around Edinburgh for one day and our guests often just travel independently. Beautiful East Lothian, particularly North Berwick, great beaches to walk on the coast, Dunbar. Down to Crammond and... More
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