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Highfield Guest House

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83 Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3AE Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsarthur's seatmayfield roadcity centreelegant victorianveggie haggissingle roomhighly recommend this guesthousea wonderful staybus routesbreakfast was amazingcomfortable bedfull scottish breakfastb bsstay there againvisit edinburghbreakfast roomstayed for two nights
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gordon warmly welcomed us when we arrive in this fabulous place, giving us a lot of useful information and suggestions about the city. Kate prepared us an excellent breakfast. The room was perfectly cleaned, beds were really comfortable and the room was so beautiful with...More

Thank Chiara M
Response from 24022613, Manager at Highfield Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Chiara Thank you for such a lovely warm review. It was our pleasure to meet you and your lovely family and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope you enjoy the remainder of your holiday in Scotland. Best wishes Kate

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We stayed here for a couple of nights in Novermber 2017. The owners and staff were all very helpful and friendly. The whole place is immaculate. We were given details of which buses to get to get into the city, which was very useful. We...More

Thank Roonmeisters
Response from 24022613, Owner at Highfield Guest HouseResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for taking time to post such a wonderful review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at the Highfield. We would love to see you again for any future visits to Edinburgh. Best wishes Maggie

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed for our first visit to Edinburgh. The place was immaculate and the breakfasts were fantastic with lots of choice and good service. The host was really friendly and supplied us with lots of information for getting around. We were greeted with a lovely...More

Thank Clare B
Response from 24022613, Owner at Highfield Guest HouseResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Clare Thank you for taking time to post your fabulous review. We appreciate all feedback especially when it is so positive. I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Spotlessly clean with very good quality furnishings. Hosts made us feel very welcome. Great choice for breakfast. Not too far to walk into City Centre. Plenty of buses for those less energetic. Will stay again.

Thank hilaryj70
Response from 24022613, Owner at Highfield Guest HouseResponded 3 May 2018

Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking time to post your review. Hopefully we will meet again in the future.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

The owners are wonderfully friendly and helpful. They gave very thorough directions how to get there using public transport. The place is home-like, warm and welcoming, with good breakfast, nice quiet location but close to public transport to different parts of the city. I had...More

Thank KaiVa
Response from 24022613, Owner at Highfield Guest HouseResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again one day. Best wishes

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Maggie and Gordon welcome you to their elegant Victorian guest house situated in the Newington district of Edinburgh, close to the beautiful, historic city centre. The four star Highfield Guest ...More House offers true Scottish hospitality so whether you are here on holiday or on a business trip you will find Highfield's friendly, informal ambience very relaxing and our attention to detail will ensure a comfortable, relaxing and memorable stay. Less
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$116 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Highfield Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Highfield Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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19 May 2016|
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Response from 24,022,613 | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for choosing the Highfield for your stay in Edinburgh. Please access Google maps and input the following postcodes to provide a map from the airport to the guest house - PA3 2SW to EH9 3AE. Please let me know... More
28 March 2015|
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Response from 24,022,613 | Property representative |
Hello I am sorry we do not accept pets in the guest house. The rate for a family room with en-suite shower facilities and full Scottish breakfast is £150 per night, Please let me know if I can be of any further... More
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"Only stayed in room 1,quiet room really nice."
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"Your get a view of the street in the single-bedroom and the family bedroom."
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"we were on the garden , and it was very quiet. It's a very romantic place"
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"Room 1 was lovely :)"
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