only just writing this as we stayed there oct 08.mac and marian are a lovely couple who strive to make your stay as pleasurable as possible.shown to our room which was huge,massive shower room too!!the straven is right on portobello beach .short bus ride from centre of edinburgh,chose the bus rather than to use car as the road works were everywhere as edinburgh was in middle of reinstalling the trams,but for £2.50 you got a day ticket which let you use the buses as often as you want,great value!!lovely breakfasts cooked fresh!amazing italian restaurent bout 10 mins walk away,st andrews,lovely food!!wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.a lovely couple with a lovely guesthouse!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- For accommodation in Edinburgh more personal than any hotel try bed and breakfast in our comfortable, traditional Victorian house in a peaceful residential area of Edinburgh in a lovely leafy street leading to sandy Portobello beach/promenade. So peaceful it is difficult to believe you are only a fifteen minute busride from the centre. Explore the rich heritage of Edinburgh by day - relax in the evening with a quiet stroll along the beachfront promenade. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland