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Sherwood Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
4 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
42 Minto Street, Edinburgh EH9 2BR, Scotland
7.2 miles to Edinburgh Airport
61 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.8 miles from Arthur's Seat
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent accomodation, great loacation. Brilliant value. Vivienne was very helpful and accomodating. It's walking distance to the city centre but also on a frequent bus line. Very enjoyable trip overall

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Thank diarmuidmccowen
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Diarmuid for your lovely and kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you both recently and hope your summer travels overseas are wonderful. Good luck with your next year at University and hope to see you both again. Vivienne

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a room for 4 (2 adults and 2 older teenage kids) on a family holiday. The room was on the smaller side by US standards, and was a typical size by european standards and was beautiful and comfortably furnished. The entire house...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Negar for your lovely words and your honest and positive review. It was my pleasure to meet you and your lovely family during your recent visit to Scotland and I hope the driver is now relaxing!! My best wishes to you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's all about the people for me and Vivienne by far has a top place in my book of places to return. At Sherwood Guest House, aside from being tastefully decorated, clean, and a comfortable place to sleep, you'll enjoy the wit and knowledge of...More

Thank Ashtyn S
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh Ashtyn you say the most gorgeous words and have actually taken me aback! It was a pleasure to meet you, your sister, mum and grandma during your recent visit to Edinburgh. Thank you so much for your lovely review - it does mean so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greeted warmly by Vivienne who introduced us to her guesthouse and to the area, straight away she had recommendations for us after asking us a bit about our plans for the upcoming days. We were shown to our room which was charming and a suitable...More

Thank Lisa-DanFoodTour
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful, open and honest review. It does honestly mean so much. It was a pleasure to have you stay and please do let me know when you are planning a trip again. Vivienne

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vivienne and her guesthouse are just marvellous. The affectionate reception, the cosy and lovely room with even more what you need, a delicious breakfast and help for any question and need. Anytime again!

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Friederike for your very kind and honest words. It was a pleasure to meet you during your recent visit to Edinburgh for your conference and hope to see you again one day. You are welcome again - anytime! Vivienne

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Kathleen C
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Hi Kathleen. Free parking is limited in Edinburgh but I am lucky enough to have 3 parking spaces in the drive which are on a first come first served basis. Within the immediate area there is pay and display parking and... More
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"Room #6 is pretty small. If you need more space, please ask for a different room."
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"Excellent family room."
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"Zimmer zum Garten sind etwas ruhiger, vor allem im Sommer wenn man das Fenster öffnet."
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"Room 5 is away from the traffic but up a narrow flight of stairs. Not good if you've got a heavy port to..."
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