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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We chose this venue simply as its location best suited one of the group. VERY quiet at lunchtime but friendly, helpful, service. Menu and bar choices were limited. We all tried the fish and chips. Sadly - the batter on the fish was soggy; the fish was cooked and the chips were OK but all smacked a great deal of... More 

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Thank RelaxedRetiredOldMan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

From the moment my young family and I arrived we knew this was not the place for us. As you walk in there is a damp smell that is present through the whole hotel. I was asked to pay upfront and shown to our family room. Here we found cobwebs on the walls, bedding that looked about 20 years old,... More 

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1 Thank Chezzabel

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1 review
Reviewed 3 May 2016

A friendly and family run hotel. It's a nice and cosy place to stay as bedrooms are roomy, comfortable and well equipped to feel at ease. Breakfast is great with different possibilities from cooked breakfast to traditional cereals or toasts. You have also have meals there which can be very convenient. Staff is very helpful and that makes the difference... More 

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Thank Bruno G
Scotland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Stayed at this hotel for a few days, it is clean and the food is very nice and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. The rooms need updating and sound proofing would be good, as you can hear everything that the people in the next rooms are saying, which makes you worry if you can be heard too. The... More 

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1 Thank Highland_Scot1
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I stayed in the hotel during a visit over the bank holiday weekend in August 2015. The hotel fails to mention it is also a half way house/hostel. It has long term guest and is used as a temporary accommodation for the homeless. The rooms were unclean, the breakfast was terrible, the only good thing I could say is the... More 

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2 Thank Fiona M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This hotel is some distance from Edinburgh City Centre but is well served by the buses and the Stops are nearby. However, be warned that at night it's important to check the landmarks on the route near to the hotel so you know at which Stop to alight. The next Stop is a long distance away. I was there this... More 

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Thank Stephen Y
edinburgh
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Passed this place whilst out for an extended walk and went in for a well deserved pint. Decided to have some food and settled on their all day breakfast. This is usually 5.50 but with my extras 2 rashers of bacon, 2 tattie scones. slab of black pudding. extra egg and 2 rolls with butter it came to 9.50.Yes it... More 

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Thank couchtattie
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Very unclean, rude staff, full of homeless junkies and food was terrible. I wouldn't stay here again if I was paid! Wish I'd spent a but more money and went somewhere else where we could have had a decent sleep.

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4 Thank Mumof1x
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

First if your visiting Gilmerton Cove this hotel is two minutes away on the same street so kill two birds with one stone saves a trip into Edinburgh's city centre for lunch. We arrived fashionably early before mid day and were welcomed in by the chief John to our choice of table. The decor is slightly dated but clean and... More 

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Thank colin601
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

Dropped by with my parents on route to hospital to visit my Gram as we were tired and hungry from the drive. Having worked in the hospitality industry for 10 years I was a bit skeptical on arrival due to the decor (wee bit outdated) + menu layout (I have a thing about bad fonts and menu "books") but DO... More 

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1 Thank therichyedwards

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Abbey Lodge Hotel

Address: 137 Drum Street, Edinburgh EH17 8RJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Abbey Lodge Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland

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