We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Violet Bank House

Share
Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (2)
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
About
With five stars "It's the difference which makes the difference." Beds you won't want to leave, powerful showers, fluffy robes and towels. Breakfast on smoked haddock topped with tomato and melting cheddar, hot pancakes with bacon and maple syrup. Our garden overlooks the Water of Leith, Pentland hills farmland and woodlands. Free Parking, Wi-Fi, DVD, TV and radio. 10 minutes to the airport. Heriot-Watt University - one mile. Finalists in "Friendliest Landlady "award - 2007-8.
Read more
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Luxury
Great View
Location
Full view
Getting there
Edinburgh Airport4 mi
Dundee Airport40 mi
See all nearby hotels
Nearby restaurants
See all nearby restaurants
Nearby attractions
See all nearby attractions
Reviews (86)
Filter reviews
76 results
Traveller rating
71
3
2
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
71
3
2
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 76 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We were welcomed by Reta, who showed us around, told us about the apartment and helped us with our queries about the city and the bus service. The apartment is warm and comfortable and feels like home. Two large bedrooms with comfortable beds were welcome...More

Thank c00ps38
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent couldnt fault anything owner john welcomed us and explained everything bring your ipod etc as sound system is built in to apartment everything immaculate def be back!! Good value close to town 12 o clock checkin/out coffee sugar milk provided for a start excellent...More

Thank Iain T
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This review is a very long overdue one. It is better late than never right. We discovered Violet Bank House when searching for a B&B to stay in Edinburgh. Upon our arrival we were greeted by the friendly Reta and John. Our first impression was...More

Thank ashana
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner spent two wonderful nights here while visiting the local sights.The owners,Reta and John, greeted us like friends and couldn't do more to make our visit better.From helping us with local knowledge to cooking us the perfect breakfast.We will definitely be returning.

Thank joeyking
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We have just had a fabulous 6 night stay at the Violet Bank House. There aren’t enough stars in the Trip Advisor review system to give it justice here – we would award it 10 if that was possible! From the initial booking, to the...More

Thank Wanderers369
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Violet Bank House staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"All of the rooms are very elegant and spacious."
Wanderers369
9 Dec 2015
Read review
"No bad rooms in this house"
jerelou
27 Jul 2015
Read review
"1st floor rooms have great view to rear, but all 3 rooms are wonderful"
86genuine
25 May 2014
Read review
"all rooms are great"
Gundi123
19 May 2013
Read review
Show More 
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburgh
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing