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Auld Reekie Guest House

2.9 km from Edinburgh centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
16 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2BZ, Scotland
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    All reviews b b festival theatre excellent guest house guest houses frequent bus service bus stop botanic gardens front of the house rooms were lovely a lovely stay thoroughly enjoyed our stay walk into town modern bathroom tea and coffee facilities top floor day ticket night stay quiet at night breakfast was delicious en suite
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    The first shows of the 2017 Fringe Festival are starting to appear which reminds me I must write about my stay at Auld Reekie during the 2016 Fringe Festival. There is no shortage of similarly profiled properties in this residential area on the southside of...More

    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    What can I say about this guest house....brilliant! I've never met such a friendly host as Rhona. It's clear they take pride in both their property and their guests alike. Breakfast was lovely and a real start to the day. The room was clean and...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    What a homely  guest house with  friendly and welcoming owners. I  really enjoyed my stay here. From contacting the guest house to getting to the guest house, I received a very warm welcome.  Rhona and her partner were so kind, helpful and very attentive to...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

    We visited over the new year and had a great stay Rhona was always helpful and Brian cooks a great breakfast Its a short bus ride into the center or about 20 min walk Lots to do in Edinburgh it's a great city hope to...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    As always we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Auld Reekie Guest House superb breakfast and warm comfy room are just the beginning of an excellent experience.I would heartily recommend stopping here as you are always warmly welcomed and well looked after throughout your stay.Thankyou...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Do you provide hair dryers?
    21 February 2017|
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    Response from Rhona M | Property representative |
    Brenda W
    What is the best way to get to the Auld Reekie Guest House from the airport? How easy is it to get to the train station with luggage in tow?
    18 April 2016|
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    Take a taxi if you have luggage. It costs 12 pounds but is worth it. The location is further from the main downtown than we expected.
    Room Tips
    "Back rooms are very quiet. Front rooms have negligible traffic sound"
    quietroomplease, 1 month agoRead review
    "Rooms at the back are quieter and have a good view!"
    Rebecca C, 3 months agoRead review
    "Ask for a ground floor room if mobility is an issue"
    Jill H, 5 months agoRead review
    "back rooms over look"
    bryan s, 8 months agoRead review
    "All of the rooms have ensuites. All are quiet. The bonus for us was the family room that has three beds AND..."
    havevanwillferry, over a year agoRead review
    "If you have trouble with stairs, ask for the room on the lower floor, this was a townhouse."
    767jackief, over a year agoRead review
    "Top floor rooms are not big but they are quiet and comfortable."
    Manonanoldmotorbike, over a year agoRead review
    "Any...they are all fab!"
    JEMSevenoaks, over a year agoRead review
    "Any room I have stayed in over the last few years has been perfect."
    christina_wither, over a year agoRead review
    "There are many steps; ask for a room on a lower level."
    2motorcycle, over a year agoRead review
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