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Ivy Guest House

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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good23%
  • Average25%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible24%
  • 24 Jul 2016
    “Helpful owner and wonderful guesthouse!”
  • 9 Jul 2016
    “Functional and clean with friendly staff. ”
7 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2AX Scotland See on map
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had a late landing at Edinburgh and couldn't find an accommodation that would satisfy my budget and check in times unfortunately! Owner was quite helpful and welcomed us late! Rooms are very nice although the decor is a bit dated (and if you don't mind...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very good free Wifi (I got as high as 60 MBit/s when measuring speed). Clean and spacious (room 6). Facilities are quite old fashioned but functional, nothing obvious missing. Good value for money and well situated near bus stations and approximately 2.5 km from city...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

It's a litle bit (very) dated and not for shure the cleanliness place that i'w stayed ,but it was at that time the cheapest ensuite room in Edinburg with pretty good location.Wi fi was great.So if you don' t have big expectasions,and you need buget...More

Thank Marija077
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I stayed the weekend before Easter 2016. The biggest issue with this place was the cleanliness. It was filthy, the bedding had big urine stains on, and the pillows were covered in black mould. The bed was wobbly and pretty much broken. There was food...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here the week before Easter for two nights whilst working in Edinburgh. The guest house wasn't in a bad location but that's about all it had going for it. The the place itself was old tired and smelt funny to be fair it was...More

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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Number of rooms
8
Also Known As
Ivy Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Number of rooms
8
Also Known As
Ivy Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (1)
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"If you can afford to pay a bit more, do, and stay somewhere else."
663sallyh
30 Jun 2015
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"Dont book here...just because its cheaper..its a Health Hazard"
awenature
7 Apr 2015
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"Don't choose the room "With private bathroom". That's just a posh phrase for "your..."
182melanieg
6 Nov 2013
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"Try another hotel"
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22 Sep 2013
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