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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was expecting a single room as that's what I booked but arrived to find a double bed which was nice, no extra charge either It's new to me to have to chose your cooked breakfast the day before, to prevent waste, not a bad...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived to a reasonable but not friendly welcome.Given Keys for anexe across the road although booked months in advance,not in Main B and B. Positives include ; short walk to City attractions, cheaper than other places. Negatives; needs some TLC! Cleanliness not the best,...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a room nr 37, it is a top floor room and the view was quite nice. It is old building and has its own charm The bathroom was minging and tiny. If somebody is a bit bigger in size can have problems to...More

Thank uskazar
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable and clean, a number 10 bus stops in the same road which you can get to princes st, not a big room but bliss to sleep in. Didn't have breakfast as I was out early everyday exploring. Highly recommended. Very friendly and professional...More

Thank richard c
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We were across the road in the annex (another house), it was cold, blew a gale through the windows, quite clean but light fittings etc were dusty. Tea and coffee making facilities were in the room. Bathroom light was so dim you couldn't see. Shaver...More

Thank Chutney1964
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$94 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Also Known As
Balmore House Hotel Edinburgh
Balmore House Edinburgh, Scotland
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Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
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Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
Low cost? 175 pound a night.a clean comfy beds with a clean shower and curtains that close would be a start. oh and basic customer service would help
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28 September 2014|
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Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
they dont have basic cleaning skills, so dont expect a hair dryer!
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