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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“city centre”(81 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
5 Star Hotel
Kew House has been awarded the prestigious AA 5 Star Gold rating as well as being one of few guest houses in both the Michelin UK and Europe Guide. We are just 15 minutes walk West of Princes Street and have easy bus access to Edinburgh Airport. Our 6 bedrooms and 1 serviced apartment...
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Location and contact
1 Kew Terrace | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 5JE, Scotland
5.1 miles to Edinburgh Airport
10 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
1.2 miles from Edinburgh Castle
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I traveled to Scotland for our first time this past May and a major highlight of our trip was the Kew House! Ian and Alan are wonderful hosts and the accommodations exceeded our expectations! We stayed in the guest house just behind...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very lovely Guesthouse very near the city centre- easy access by bus or car or just walking to restaurants. Ian & Alan the proprietors, were excellent hosts and will provide you with a ton of information about what to see nearby as well as day...More

Thank SwissBound
Response from ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew HouseResponded 5 days ago

Your comments are much appreciated and I am glad you enjoyed your stay both at Kew House and in Edinburgh. Considering the size of Edinburgh's tourism business it is a safe city by the standard of most capitals. The pleasure of walking around without worry...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

All good- friendly, informative host, lovely room, made to order breakfast, umm, umm and great location. Ian recommended taking buses and he was right, they are frequent and with the daily pass, cheap. One attraction very close to the Kew House is Water of Leith...More

Thank AH-Astoria
Response from ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew HouseResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. We're always looking for ways to helps our guests get value for money on their stay and certainly the daily bus passes must be one of them. Thanks also for your comments on breakfast and I'm glad you had...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at Kew House recently and enjoyed it so much! Ian and Alan are wonderful hosts and go the extra mile to make sure you have everything you need. They loaned us converters, gave us change for the bus, gave great advice...More

Thank Jochmarq
Response from ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for you very kind comments on your stay with us at Kew House. I am glad you had a great time here in Edinburgh. Though most guests so walk back and forth to town, they sometimes cannot believe just how good and frequent the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed for three nights in June. Ian and Alan are wonderful hosts. The room was comfortable and the welcome superb. Alan provided a lot of useful information about navigating transportation and sites at check-in. The location is convenient- it's roughly a...More

Thank midwest_attorney
Response from ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. I am glad your choice of Kew House lived up to expectation and I appreciate your positive comments. You mention the breakfast menu and I suppose one of the advantages of cook to order breakfast choices is that the guest is...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (75)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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CapitanoGio
22 June 2018|
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Response from ianEdinburgh | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. I have a twin bedded room on 12th and 13th July 2018 only. Best rate on the kewhouse website Ian Hamilton
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Neil L
18 March 2017|
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Response from ianEdinburgh | Property representative |
Yes we are very near Edinburgh Haymarket Station (10 minute walk). There is an express train every 15 minutes to Glasgow. Ian
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bpk2016
5 June 2016|
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Response from ianEdinburgh | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. I only have one room remaining for the 4th August for 4 nights and that is a classic double room with one king-size double bed. It has private toilet and shower and the rate of 165.00 British... More
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"Great value!"
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"All the rooms are of a good standard"
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"Couple of ground floor rooms suitable for those with walking difficulties."
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"Stayed in a superior room at the front but no street noise."
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