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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks nice enough from the outside with a spacious clean car park, with a few nice cars in it so we thought oh yes, we could hear somebody screaming down the phone to what clearly was a female judging by the profanities coming from his mouth, he was the most unpleasant manager iv ever had to deal with, he was...

Thank Iain M
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I stayed in this hotel for two nights . It's not very pleasant, dirty , dated , and never really anyone around . We were woken up at 3:30 am with a few men shouting and banging on doors trying to find one of their friends which went on for 1hr and 30 mins on and off...

Thank lou3153
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Convenient digs. Ideal if your on a budget. Friendly staff. Ideal for workers. 2 min taxi ride to nice selection of bars and restaurants. Free parking. Wi-fi available. Supermarket round corner. It is what it is.

Thank Digitaldes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The room had a good price but it was very basic and it wasn't easy to go around a find something to eat. The worst thing was that I wanted to have a shower at 11 in the night and guess what? The shower wasn't working!! Of course there was nobody around to ask for help since the reception was...

Thank Riri82-84
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be the worst room I have ever had the misfortunate to stay in, small, grubby, the shower was obviously added after as it was just a shower unit in the room, there's no way it could've fitted in the bathroom! (btw no bath!). I was in Edinburgh on business the room was actually booked for me by...

Thank gazzaat96
Reviewed 8 January 2017

If you are looking for a low cost hotel with no frills that does exactly what it says on the tin then this is the place for you. It's a bit out of town but the bus routes are excellent with various services covering all areas of the city as well as a night bus. My biggest problem was the...

Thank redboy1979
Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The exterior is lovely. Great location for us. Good private parking. Very quiet location. But the words of the room were like paper and we could hear all from the other rooms and the hall. But The room super out of date! The carpet was dirty, with stains every way. The window do not close properly. The room has a...

Thank luciapertile
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This has to be the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. I'm a firm believer that you pay for what you get however my stay in this hotel was far worse than what I expected. They run their hot water on a timing system so if you jump in the shower outside of their timing you will end up...

1Thank Anil S
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

A basic hotel within walking distance of the city centre (15 mins). The rooms are simple but do have ensuite shower & toilet, TV and coffee/tea making facilities. The beds are firm and comfortable & the room was a very pleasant temperature. There is WiFi available at £3 for the whole length of your stay, but is quite slow &...

Thank Maz M
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is undeniably an affordable place to rest while visiting Edinburgh. It's close to a bus stop and taking a bus to the city centre is really easy. However, the room I got was facing the roadside and it was terrible. I could hear sirens from police cars or ambulances passing by every now and then, at the very...

Thank Arwin N

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Additional Information about The Northumberland Hotel

Address: 31 - 33 Craigmillar Park | Newington, Edinburgh EH16 5PE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: £36 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Northumberland Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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The Northumberland Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Opt for a room at the back, away from the sound of buses and sirens passing outside”
 of 5 bubbles redboy1979, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the back for less noise, don't take kids with you. Oh and don't go on a windy day, as Windows might fall out.”
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  • Knee high window with no security for small people
 of 5 bubbles simonaj281, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maybe try the travelodge a few hundred yards down the road”
 of 5 bubbles warburtonp, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms at front!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 834anno, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1-6 are quiter”
 of 5 bubbles Susuwie, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
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