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Corstorphine House

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Quite far out of the centre hence very affordable but that is not the only reason for it's cheap price as I quickly found out. Rooms are clean but a bit run down, and pretty chilly - not to mention noisy at the front. Beds felt like they belonged in a student digs with miniature quilts that were light and...

Thank bluebeaver71
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A little dated in decor and would benefit from a update particularly in the bathroom department. However, having said this, this was a business trip and everything was completely serviceable and fit for purpose. Staff were very friendly and helpful...thank you! If you're looking for modern boutique hotel you will be sadly disappointed but if you are looking for value...

Thank Trevor W
Pune, India
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The Corstorphine hotel located in peaceful area of Edinburgh. Built in the late 1880, the Victorian Villas form peace and tranquility and you will enjoy calm and quiet surroundings. Easily approachable from City Centre and Airport.

Thank ashok_shrikhande
Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2015

I was welcomed warmly and the ground floor room was spacious but beware the combi boiler in a cupboard which fired up everytime anyone in the hotel was using hot water! I had an early flight and so went to breakfast at opening (7 am) but then waited over 30 minutes for badly cooked bacon and egg. Nevertheless, good value...

Thank Roxane A
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel while we came up to visit Edinburgh Zoo. We picked the hotel due to its location, a ten to fifteen minute walk straight down the road to the zoo, and the price, at the time we stayed it was just £20 per person per night including breakfast, which was unrivalled in the local area. The...

Thank travellinrabbit
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 21 May 2014

My wife and I stayed in this hotel for a few days. The rooms are spacious, well maintained and clean with some rooms offering great view out of the windows. It is also well located with frequent connecting buses to the airport/city. There are plenty of places to eat nearby serving Italian, English and Chinese food in addition to takeaway...

Thank raahul19
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Friendly welcome. Nice, old feeling hotel. However, bedroom very small single, and not the "business double room" that I booked and paid for. Overpriced, as so small there wasn't even space for a bedside table. I wear glasses, and a room were I can't put my glasses next to me is not good enough, The toilet room was too small...

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Reviewed 14 April 2014

I was in this hotel 3 times, and it was very good. I spend time in Cumberland Hotel. Service is pleasant, rooms are neat and tidy and delicious breakfast. I will return to this hotels every time when i will be in Edinburgh. In my opinion Cumberland Hotel is a very good choise for tourists.

Thank Pagask
Saddleworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2013

Where do I start? This is a tired hotel that badly needs both updating and some attention to detail. The plus point is that staff are helpful and obliging, but I am afraid that there are very few if any other good things I can say. When I checked in I was shown to a large but gloomy room that...

Thank JWandJW
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I stayed one night with my two girls in the family suite. Their was plenty of room and big beds. The rooms may need renovation, but the people are very friendly and helpful. The Scottish Breakfast was hearty and plenty.

Thank Claudia M

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Additional Information about Corstorphine House

Address: 188 St. Johns Road, Edinburgh EH12 8SG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Corstorphine
Price Range: $117 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Corstorphine House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Corstorphine House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Dont go for ground floor near reception”
roxanea8, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“If you are travelling alone, and can't find anything cheaper, just be aware that "double business rooms", are neither double nor business.”
  • Very small toilet room
  • Very small bedroom
OldBat2014, 6 May 2014 | Read review
“Room 4 was the original one that I was given, and which had the dreadful smell of rancid fat/stale frying. I would say: avoid at all costs, if you must stay here.”
JWandJW, 17 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Avoid like the plague”
meandm_13, 7 Jan 2013 | Read review
“If i were to stay here again (and i wouldn't) i would specifically request a room on the lower level.”
tauna64, 30 Oct 2011 | Read review
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