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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a lovely stay - Gareth is a friendly and accommodating host who makes the most wonderful breakfasts! The rooms are comfortable and quiet, despite being close to central Edinburgh. If booking through Tripadvisor I would recommend emailing beforehand to confirm, as they lost my booking, but Gareth bent over backwards to help me.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend were met by a very friendly gentleman who appeared to be running the hotel alone - and doing a very good job. We felt very well looked after and were able to quickly settle into the hotel itself almost like a home even though we only stayed one night. The room was lovely and spacious with... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impressions can be important and we were not disappointed by the reception we received from Gareth. He unloaded all our luggage while we had coffee and shortcakes which he had already prepared for us. After asking what we wanted to see and do in Edinburgh, he described how we could best accomplish them. The bus stop into town was... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the third time my wife and I have stayed here at fraoch house, I booked it for my wife's 30th birthday because we were off to see billy Elliot and why not stay at the best B&B in Edinburgh and it never lets you down, lovely room always clean and tidy, crisp clean dinning room, fantastic breakfast and... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my sixth time in Edinburgh, I just like the town, but the first time alone. I was a bit apprehensive of the fact, to be honest. The minute I arrived at Fraoch House I felt welcome and at home and not at all awkward. Gareth was full of good advice and very friendly even though I turned up... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know when you read through all those 5* reviews and think, I doubt it, surely not or it is probably exaggerated? You know when you get there and finally find out what all the fuss is about? Let me tell you a story...Welcome to Fraoch House. Gareth is the heart and soul of this great B&B. Ideally located just... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely weekend stay with a warm welcome . Cosy rooms which are lovely and clean and tastefully decorated. Great facilities. Really good quality breakfast, they can't do enough for you. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely book again.

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Thank Adoptedwelsh
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Fraoch House is everything you want from a B&B - comfortable rooms, genuine service, great breakfast, good location, good value. Gareth and Kat are lovely people and very welcoming. Would definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Gareth the host is exceptional the rooms are fabulous and a breakfast to die for a lovely place to stay exceptional value for money 🍾 close to the centre of Edinburgh and an assortment of excellent restaurants cafe bars close by would recommend to anyone to go and check out this gem of a b & b

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Fraoch House lived up to its 5 star hype! Everything written about the friendliness and helpfulness of Garreth and Kat is well deserved. Both were happy to answer our questions and we ready to offer a few suggestions as well. Breakfast was delicious, including a homemade plum jam that I thoroughly enjoyed. Sadly, we had to leave early our... More 

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Additional Information about Fraoch House

Address: 66 Pilrig St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: £53 - £102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fraoch House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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