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Straven Guest House

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Overview
3 Brunstane Road North Joppa Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2DL Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really lovely B&B in a beautiful Victorian house just a few yards from Portobello promenade and beach. We stayed for a long weekend - four nights - and felt at home straightaway. Our room was spacious, very comfortable and immaculately clean. Sinead...More

Thank JZR
Reviewed 12 August 2018

In easy walking distance of the shops, bus stops and beach. Owners are friendly and helpful. The breakfast was great - a good choice, but you need to say the night before what you want cooked. It took me ages to work out how to...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We were a group og friends travelling together, and experienced this nice place. Clean, tidy, cosy and with caring hosts. They served a great variety of breakfasts, well prepared and nice looking. This place is situated close to the beach, and the distance to Edinburgh...More

Thank Øystein F
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I took my husband to Edinburgh for his 65th birthday and we stayed at the Straven Guest House. We had a tremendous welcome from Chris and Sinead, who run the guest house, and as we had never been to Edinburgh before they offered advise and...More

Thank shirleyanelson
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We booked on a recommendation from friends, and we are glad we took their advice. Chris & Sinead, are delightful hosts, friendly a knowledgeable of the local area. They were always around when needed, explained the bus services, so we were able to park the...More

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Straven Guesthouse is located in our historic Victorian home in Edinburgh, situated only 50 yards from a beautiful sandy beach in the leafy suburb of Joppa, Portobello. You will find personal service is ...More always guaranteed from us. It is so peaceful it is difficult to believe you are only a 20 minute bus journey to the centre of Scotland's capital. Explore the rich heritage of Edinburgh by day - relax in the evening with a quiet stroll along the beachfront promenade. Enjoy a comfortable and peaceful night's rest and wake up to a hearty breakfast in this small B&B. We are proud to have attained high standards for Quality and service at Straven Guest House Edinburgh with Visit Scotland, achieving 4* status in the Guest Houses Edinburgh category. Our interest in environmental matters has led us to join The Green Tourism Business Scheme and we have been awarded the gold standard. So, for a friendly and eco-friendly holiday contact us directly Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$74 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$74 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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lynnejames2017
3 August 2017|
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Response from SandCWatson | Property representative |
Hi there, yes there is a hairdryer in every bedroom. Kind Regards, Sinead and Chris
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