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Gerald's Place

826 reviews
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Room & Suite (60)
Dining (32)
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“b b”(315 reviews)
“filtered water”(11 reviews)
“organic cereals”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsb bfiltered waterorganic cerealshome away from homeplace to staythought of everythingwee dramlovely homeguest roomsbed and breakfastwithin walking distancequiet streetprinces streetbeautiful cityeach morningthe location is perfectthree nights
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Having just got home after a couple of months in the UK, finally getting around to writing some comments about my experiences. Sorry it's a bit late Gerald :-) Edinburgh was my first stop, and Gerald's Place my first B&B ever. Set the bar pretty...More

Thank Matthew B
Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 8 January 2018

826 "Not a lot to add" hello Matthew B - thanks for your truly great review > you said "What a lovely, warm, inviting and really well located home away from home! From my first email enquiry, Gerald was welcoming and provided fantastic advice and...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Edinburgh included our stay at Gerald’s Place, a great B&B in Edinburgh’s New Town. Gerald, our host, has been welcoming people to his B&B for 20 years and his experience hosting really shows. Gerald is a true gentleman who knows how...More

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Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 15 December 2017

825 Great B&B with Ideal Edinburgh location - thanks Richard for your thoughtful review and title > you said "The location in the New Town is very convenient for walking to many of the important sites in town. Great food and drink minutes away! Our...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We loved everything about Gerald's Place. From the moment you walk through the door you are warmly welcomed into this comfortable home. Gerald has thought of every practical comfort and provided for it, down to the makeup mirror in the room and his excellent DVD...More

1  Thank Sophiehermione
Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 27 November 2017

824 "The best host in Edinburgh!" thanks Sophiehermione for kind thoughts and generous comments > you said "We loved everything about Gerald's Place ..... special thanks also to Marie, Gerald's wonderful housekeeper who keeps everything in such perfect order" thanks Gerald

Reviewed 8 November 2017

I had the most magnificent stay at Geraldsplace. The B&B is very centrally located on a beautiful street with a wide array of lovely restaurants to suit any palate very close by. Gerald's warm home and delicious breakfast made my stay in Edinburgh most memorable...More

2  Thank pamelaaberg
Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 9 November 2017

823 "Gerald is a most generous host! His beautiful B&B is perfectly located" many thanks pamelaaberg for your thoughtful and heartfelt review - you are always welcome Gerald 823 "Gerald is a most generous host! His beautiful B&B is perfectly located" thank you pamelaaberg for...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Everything that you could possibly need or want in a B&B- Gerald has you covered. Location is top-notch, quiet and convenient. The accommodations are incredibly comfortable and Gerald is the best host. His home-cooked breakfasts are delicious and fresh, just what you need to start...More

1  Thank gemmarose937
Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 20 October 2017

822 The best in every way! thank you gemmarose937 for your beautiful review > you said "Everything that you could possibly need or want in a B&B- If you are staying in Edinburgh, it has to be at Gerald's Place. Period." Especially appreciated was the...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Price range
US$125 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$125 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (360)
Room & Suite (60)
Dining (32)
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New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Dave B
29 March 2015|
Response from abercrombyplace | Property representative |
there is - 1 on street parking - metered : 2 off street parking nearby - St James multi-story car park : 3 a comprehensive INFORMATION attachment with a section on CARS, sent with every OFFER : 4 Edinburgh is a hugely... More
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"Any room at Gerald's Place should suit your needs quite nicely. Discuss options with Gerald to get the..."
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"See my general comments - I preferred the room at front with en suite bath even though it had less natural..."
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"I have stayed in both rooms. One is en suite which is more convenient but both rooms are of equal quality."
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"Both rooms are excellent."
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