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221 Ferry Road, Edinburgh EH6 4NN Scotland
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#130 of 164 in Edinburgh
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"Whether you’re visiting Edinburgh for the fringe or Hogmanay festival or just in town to get a bit of history and culture, this central hotel is a practical place to stay. It’s located within Edinburgh’s fashionable Leith area just 1.5 miles from Princes Street ­– the main shopping street in the capital. The hotel is a Victorian home with a tower and has 10 warmly-decorated rooms all with en suite bathrooms and power showers, as well as flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee making facilities. And, if you feel like getting some food or simply hanging out, there’s a traditional restaurant and bar you can go to.
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Bob wrote a review Jun 2021
Edinburgh, United Kingdom4 contributions1 helpful vote
Rolling joints between regulars and staff. Awesome. Drug central Really overpriced aswell for such a small, crappy place. Will comeback tho.......yer know, if I wanna get stoned and lose all my money on one round of drinks
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Date of stay: April 2021
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Response from Alfonso De Gaetano, Owner at Victoria Park House Hotel
Responded 17 Jun 2021
Many thanks for your well educated review, and probably would have duped some potential customers visiting our fantastic new beer garden, however you made one huge mistake by reviewing our bedrooms and sleep quality, which have been closed since Covid restrictions started last year, not really sure why you would want to tarnish our business. However you stated that you stayed in April 2001 which as i have said previously would have been impossible due to the bedrooms being closed . We as a company wont waste any more time on your fictitious review but we would like you to think for a moment on how these reviews can harm businesses especially in these difficult times for all hospitality businesses We have requested this review to be removed by tripadvisor
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MK1112 wrote a review Jun 2021
Edinburgh, United Kingdom438 contributions175 helpful votes
Five of us tried the new beer garden at Victoria Park and we were thoroughly impressed! On arrival staff were welcoming and friendly, they seated us in a cosy wee wooden booth with a heater. Service was quick and always with a smile. We tried various drinks, the pints of Tennents were so fresh, brilliant pint! Lovely evening all round.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled
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Bill M wrote a review May 2021
Edinburgh, United Kingdom8 contributions1 helpful vote
Visited the beer garden at the Victoria Park a few times in between lockdowns last year and had a great time. Was back last night and had a FANTASTIC time! The beer garden has now had cosy (and, I think, heated) cabins added, and there's still tables available under the heated canopy to the left of the front door. Table service was rapid and friendly and the beer was superb - three cask beers on, and the usual selection of local Pilot ales. Didn't eat, but the food menu looked pretty tempting. Lovely stuff!
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Response from Alfonso De Gaetano, Owner at Victoria Park House Hotel
Responded 16 May 2021
Hi Bill , many thanks for your fantastic review of our new beer garden , we are delighted that you had a great time...see you again soon!!! Gosford Beer Garden Team
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lfcchris wrote a review Aug 2020
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom20 contributions4 helpful votes
For great value for money,its hard to knock this hotel.Rooms are big,and although a touch shabby regarding decor they are big and spotlessly clean,very reassuring during current times.Handily placed for Leith Waterfront which is a pleasant walk through Victoria Park.The walk into the city a good walk,but enjoyable on foot if you dont mind the trek.The pubs of Leith walk offer local refreshments. This place has so much potential with a little investment,the host was a lovely lady who was very welcoming on arrival.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Room Tip: Bus 11 takes you into the city
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pinky49CoAntrim wrote a review Aug 2020
co antrim26 contributions7 helpful votes
This hotel was just opening up due to covid 19 restrictions. We were the first guests since lockdown. Our room was very clean and the small bar is nice and cosy while social distancing. The beer garden also maintains social distancing. The staff are extremely friendly especially Justine and the owner went out of his way to fix a few little matters personally 😘 it is quite a walk into the city centre but the number 11 bus runs every 15mins. We wish them all the best during these challenging times x
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled
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Charlotte B wrote a review Feb 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom23 contributions12 helpful votes
Stayed here for one night after a day spent walking round Edinburgh city centre. It was very well located and had free off road parking. The guy on reception was really friendly and even said he was happy for us to order a chinese takeaway to be delivered to our room. Room was spacious for the three of us, bathroom had everything we needed. The restaurant was closed so breakfast was continental but it was lovely and really well presented. I am sure we will stay here again when visit Edinburgh in the future.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Martana P wrote a review Nov 2019
Coventry, United Kingdom5 contributions
Having stayed here a number of times in the past, we were already sad to learn there was no longer a cooked breakfast however that is reflected in the new pricing. There is also no evening food, which there had been in the past and was always lovely. This i formation was not given to us upon arrival at check in. The room was dated and in need of redecoration. There is a button on the headboard which I presumed operated the bedside lamps, but no it does nothing! There is no air con or fan available and some windows do not open due to being painted shut, we managed to get it opened and had to prop it open with a shoe, hardly what you expect. The beds are solid and it felt like sleeping on a rock. The pillows are painfully thin and hard, I struggled to sleep because of this. The duvet cover is ill fitting and there seemed to be lots of excess duvet cover flapping about. There was noise during the night from above lots of walking backwards and forwards and as the floorboards creak a-lot as it is an old building you can here every footstep. This also impacts on your sleep. The shower lever is hard to control as you pull the pull forward for power and left for heat right for cool, if you accidentally knock it with your elbow while showering you run the risk of burning yourself as it is so sensitive. All in all a very disappointing stay here, it feels as though its being run into the ground. In light of the fact the hotel is up for development (possibly a HMO) this could explain everything. It feels like they are just waiting for the right opportunity to come along so no investment will be made in the place in the meantime. Shame because we have enjoyed staying here in tge past
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled
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Mazzy Mayhem wrote a review Nov 2019
Surbiton, United Kingdom151 contributions93 helpful votes
This place has so much potential. Supposedly renovated, the decorator/builder should be taken to task. Shoddy workmanship through out. The rooms were not completely clean either. However, it has a nice owner and staff, who could not do enough for you. Food was nice as was the breakfast. This place desperately needs the Hotel Inspector as the potential is there!
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Date of stay: December 2018
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m0mmabear07 wrote a review Sept 2019
Lethbridge, Canada67 contributions49 helpful votes
We stayed 2 nights in room 8. The windows opened well and the room was clean. The shower was on its own and not in the bathroom but it worked well. Our neighbors were loud and we could hear them well but we brought ear plugs so we were fine. The breakfast was delicious and there were plenty of options. The bus to the city center is number 11 and just around the corner. The bus ran every 10 minutes and cost 1 pound 70 each way. Great place to stay.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled
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Emma b wrote a review Aug 2019
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Requested bottle of wine to surprise fiancee for birthday nothing was mentioned had go bar buy one which was different from price told in email room was dusty and stained with holes in walls felt uncomfortable and being judged way I looked breakfast was basic but toast cereal boiled egg or tiny off tasting pastries and Luke warm coffee wasn't worth money I spent very disappointed
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Travelled
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Response from OYO_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Victoria Park House Hotel
Responded 25 Sept 2019
Hi Emma b, We sincerely regret that your stay at OYO Victoria Park House did not live up to your expectations. If you’d like to discuss how we could’ve made your experience better, please email us at escalations@oyorooms.com. We look forward to hosting you again and help you find the best hotels. Regards, Team OYO
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PRICE RANGE
US$65 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
victoria park edinburgh, hotel victoria park
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
OYO Victoria Park House
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburgh
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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Frequently Asked Questions about Victoria Park House Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Victoria Park House Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Escape Room Edinburgh (0.6 miles), Leith (0.6 miles), and Alien Rock (0.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Victoria Park House Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Victoria Park House Hotel?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a desk, and a seating area.
What food & drink options are available at Victoria Park House Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Victoria Park House Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Victoria Park House Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ostara Kitchen & Larder, Aurora, and Pier Brasserie - Bar and Grill.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Victoria Park House Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Italian, Polish, and Greek.
Are there any historical sites close to Victoria Park House Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Palace of Holyroodhouse (1.6 miles), The Real Mary King's Close (1.6 miles), and Edinburgh Vaults (1.6 miles).