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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights and we could not have wished for a friendlier and cosier place to stay for our son's graduation ceremony. The food was excellent and this is a good value for the money we spent. We totally recommend it.

Thank Milena B
Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Such a disappointment given what looked on the internet to be a pleasant place to stay. My 'double room' turned out to be so small that there was barely room for anything other than the bed; in fact, there was no furniture such as a small table, chair, place to put the tea-tray (which was on the floor) and there... More 

Thank mary s

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights- clean, comfortable & very welcoming. Nothing too much trouble. Lovely atmosphere & owners very friendly. 5 min taxi/bus ride to centre. Great view of Arthur's seat from bedroom window. New owners were very accommodating & the eggs served for brekky were delicious.

Thank idontmoan2015
2 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stayed here for one night and the service was great. Very clean, great location and the service was brilliant. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to be close to the city centre and want somewhere clean and a friendly welcome.

Thank Amybagz
Forfar, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Good location on well served bus route to city centre; parking at hotel or nearby, proprietors welcoming, friendly, and helpful; room clean and quiet and breakfast good. I was in town for the festival/s and the hotel was in easy reach of most of the venues.

Thank Ron K
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

we stayed here for three days during the 2016 Edinburgh Festival. Having enjoyed our stays we cannot understand the negative reviews on this site. The Guest House is easy to find and is on a number of public transport routes into the city centre whilst being far enough out of the centre to still be quiet and peaceful. We stayed... More 

Thank santa2012
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice and cosy place, quite close to the city center which is also reachable theough several bus lines. Room was spacious, had all required facilities. The staff is extremely polite, warm and welcoming.

Thank AlexRinaldi_91
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Just one night in this very clean, friendly and well located Guest House. Our room was very spacious. We loved the bone china crockery made available throughout the guest house. We arrived just as the new owners arrived, yet still hosted to our room without delay. The beds are exceptionally comfortable so we all awoke having experienced a brilliant nights... More 

Thank Mark H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I stayed at the International Guest House for a night during the summer and really enjoyed my stay! The owners were incredibly helpful and friendly and made me feel completely at home - I especially really appreciated this as was travelling by myself and had an assessment the next day so was slightly stressed! The breakfast was lovely with quite... More 

Thank caroliw2016
Hobart, Australia
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

Very clean and comfortable accommodation, bus to city centre located across the road. Very helpful owners. We did not have breakfast as we left early to go on day tours. Would definitely recommend this accommodation.

Thank Madeleine G

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Additional Information about International Guest House

Address: 37 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2BX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $82 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — International Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms at the rear are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 375RonK, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a family room, No.5 on the main road but weren't disturbed by traffic”
 of 5 bubbles N8766KRmarkh, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the road if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles dankaz1975, 1 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Avoid room 8 if you want a lie in, very noisy at breakfast time”
 of 5 bubbles LynnD121, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Room 5 is large and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles trappedinalampshade, 11 Jun 2012 | Read review
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