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Edinburgh Thistle Guest House

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133 reviews
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible34%
7 Aug 2017
“Not the best”
3 Aug 2017
“Moderate hotel”
Free Internet
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My husband had booked a few days away for us after Christmas as a surprise .Sadly my husband's uncle passed away quite suddenly .understandable my husband was distraught . I phoned the hotel first chance I got to cancel the booking and explained fully as...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Firstly the room looked nothing like the one shown on the website. The room smelt odd. One of the power sockets on the wall was smashed and held together with tape. The mirror in the room was out of a hairdressers. Complete with slot for...More

Thank Stu B
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Well... I can see that some folk have left scathing reviews, and that's your right but c'mon, what did you expect? But I'm looking at it from a pragmatic viewpoint. Yes, it's flawed. But FFS, I only paid £25 for an en-suite room. In Edinburgh,...More

Thank Duncan R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Would not recommend this guest house to any one. Not in a good location. Very poor frontage not very welcoming , no one there to meet you. The room had a bad smell , noisy with people walking about other rooms, toilets not the best...More

Thank redcli01
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived late afternoon to no reception. Had to enter number into key safe to get key to front door. Found envelope with name on with keys to room door on a table in a poorly lit hallway. Perhaps as well it hid the shabby wallpaper....More

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US$52 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$52 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Stu B | Reviewed this property |
There's nothing nice about it
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"Don't go to this guest house."
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"The lower the better"
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"book another hotel / guest house"
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