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Culane House Hotel
Ranked #145 of 393 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Reviewed 30 October 2013

The location of the hotel is wonderful, it's in front of a great park, in Leith, and it's easy to get to the City because there are different buses that goes to the centre and the bus stop is just outside the hotel.
We were a group of three friends and our room was very comfortable and very nice. The bathroom was big enough and everything was very tidy and clean.
The breakfasts, both continental and English, was good and rich.
The staff was amazing, so friendly and helpflu, and they made our holiday really wonderful.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 29 October 2013

First visit to Scottland and we were made very welcome. We stayed 5 nights and were very well looked after. The room and bathroom were ideal for us, and the traditional scottish breakfast was just the same as a traditional english breakfast and it lasted me all day. Kenny was always on hand to give advice, he knows the area very well. Plenty of things to do in Edinburgh and we didnt get round to all of them and so we hope to go back in the spring to finish off our sightseeing. We like to walk but having the bus stop outside saved our legs getting into town although we walked there as well. Thank you for a lovely time, we will see you again. Jenny and Steve.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

We stayed here 4nights and found the location great, the bus is right outside and we could also walk into the city. Our room had everything supplied, even an iron and board! Also the rooms are spotlessly clean.
Breakfasts were very good, a wide variety of choices available. The staff are very friendly and helpful, Sunita even printed directions to a restaurant for us. I would definitely stay here again and recommend Culane House to others.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 October 2013

The staff were absolutely fabulous and could not have been more helpful or friendly. The location is great and overlooks a lovely park. There is street parking and the bus is right outside.

However, the room (on the ground floor) was just ridiculously small, and the bathroom was even smaller - so tiny you seriously could not dry yourself! To pay £145 for a room this size was just being ripped off. Maybe we just had the worst room in the place!!

There were tea & coffee facilities and toiletries. Breakfast was great but service was slow. The Wi-Fi was intermittent at best.

All-in-all, disappointing!

  • Stayed: August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Susi D
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Reviewed 18 October 2013

My husband and I (in our seventies) stayed at the Culane House Hotel recently and were delighted with the friendly and very attentive service we got. Kenny and Sunita were particularly good - seeing to our every need. The hotel is right on the bus line (stops outside the front door) with a lovely large park across the street. There are shops within walking distance and some good restaurants as well. We were assisted in finding a fabulous seafood restaurant (with 3 venues) called Fishers - we went 3 times and the food was wonderful, a hairdresser, a laundromat and all kinds of other needed directions. We were originally in the top floor king-sized room but were later moved to a room on a lower floor as we were having a bit of trouble on the two long flights of stairs. Breakfasts were wonderful - varied selections of cooked and non-cooked selections - yogurt, dry cereal, toast, juice, fruit, etc. as well as anything you wished to have cooked. Rooms were clean, bright and had tea and coffee supplies. All in all, a terrific place to stay and we'd go back in a heartbeat!

Room Tip: As it's an old building and doesn't have an elevator - if you have mobility problems ask for...
  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 October 2013

Just back from 2 nights at Culane House Hotel where we stayed for my sons wedding. Rooms were beautiful and clean. The double rooms are not big but have everything you need. Room 8 on the top floor is huge with an amazing bathroom. Breakfast was good with a decent choice. Only (very slight) negative was the wifi- connection was not great.
We were made very welcome. Would highly recommend.

Room Tip: Room 8- twin room. On top floor so not suitable if you can't manage the stairs. Huge room and ba...
  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

My wife and I travelled from Switzerland and stayed here last weekend to celebrate our anniversary.We were very happy with our room & the staff very helpful in giving advice about restaurants etc. We will definitely be coming back as there is so much to see in the area.

  • Stayed: September 2013
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Thank 62steph62
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Additional Information about Culane House Hotel

Address: 9 Hermitage Place | Leith Links, Edinburgh EH6 8AF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Ranked #145 of 393 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
Price Range: £61 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Culane House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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