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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So happy with our decision to book the Lindsay Guest House. Clean spacious room, friendly hosts, lovely cooked breakfast every day. Transport was great, bus route into the centre outside, short distance for taxis and you can walk it in 25 mins! Loved Edinburgh for New Year and would choose this guest house when I come back!

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for kindly reviewing the Guest House. Glad you enjoyed our location and Edinburgh over the New Year period. Keith

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the twin room with ensuite relatively last minute for three nights over new year and we couldn't have been luckier. Great price, super clean, lovely hosts, comfy beds, easy bus into the city (which you can also walk) and an amazing breakfast! What more could you ask for? HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for placing such an excellent review. Shame you had to leave so early on your last day. Best wishes Keith

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The best place I have stayed in, this is my second stay here in the last few months and recommend it to everyone I know. Pamela and Keith are excellent hosts and make you feel very welcome. Thank you both very much.

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for reviewing the Guest House so highly. I hope you have an enjoyable time over the festive period. Regards Keith

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Pamela and Keith (the owners) made our stay so comfortable with their friendly and welcoming attitude. Beautiful place to stay and convenient for town with a bus stop right outside. The Number 10 and 27 bus will take you directly into town in literally 10mins. Breakfast was beautiful too. I would definitely recommend this accommodation and would be back myself...

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for placing such a good review. Would be our pleasure to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Keith

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night as a place to drop our bags off and sleep after visiting the markets and seeing some sights. The owners Keith and Pamela were very welcoming and friendly, gave helpful guidance on the bus routes and city etc. Our room was originally a double en suite family room on the top floor but after...

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. Once again we can only apologise for the need to re-room you during your stay. Regards Keith

Cannock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Stayed here last weekend, on a short weekend to see edinburgh christmas markets, ideal location for getting into city, no need to take car as bus right outside and very frequent. Very clean , comfortable and cosy. Very warm welcome, very informative hosts, overall great experience and slept like a log

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Lindsay Guest House. Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Keith

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We travelled to Edinburgh to catch up with distant relatives and see some sights and had been recommended Lindsay Guest House as a pace to stay - where we did for 3 nights in September. What a lovely place - very comfortable ground floor room, fresh air from the garden ( warm weather) excellent hosts and quality vegetarian breakfast to...

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for kindly taking the time to leave your review. Regards Keith

Mons, Belgium
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were booked here when our reservation at another B&B was canceled. I think we were fortunate this happened. Spent three nights and enjoyed our stay; great hosts, quiet location, beautiful facility, good breakfast and good bus connections. We look forward to visiting again.

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Sorry I missed you on departure. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Keith

Augsburg, Bayern, Germany
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was the last of nine B&Bs of my third Scotland trip. I am fussy which 5 star rating I give. Here I find all in order to warrant this rating: the hosts and their house is spotless in all aspect of a good house to recommend it to other travellers. Keith is a perfect host and will provide all...

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Pleased you enjoyed our location and your stay. It would be our pleasure to welcome you when you next return to Scotland. Warmest regards Keith

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely guest house.Room nice and airy with en-suite shower room.Bus stops close by for direct travel into Edinburgh.Choice of breakfast is offered if you require it.Would recommend earplugs if light sleeper as room 1 is close to kitchen and office

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for kindly taking the time to review. We are pleased that you thought the Guest House was nice. Room 1 is as you say the only room that is close to the owners accommodation. Many guests request this room as it is very quiet and faces to the rear although we do appreciate that some noise may be...

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Lindsay Guest house is a red sandstone Victorian listed building of great character. Located in the highly desirable Merchiston area it is on an excellent bus route which takes 10 - 15 minutes to make the journey to the city centre. For the more energetic it is possible to walk along the Union canal to the city centre (approx 30 minutes). Car parking available. (No cost) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lindsay Guest House

Address: 108 Polwarth Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1NN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: £49 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lindsay Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Downstairs means no stairs to navigate with heavy bags.”
 of 5 bubbles munro37, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Went with my three sisters and shared a lovely big room”
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“Family room very big and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles clr902015, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Large double room overlooking the canal. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles lindad70, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We had the front bedroom with the bay window overlooking the front garden it was a lovely big comfortable room and not at all noisy.”
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