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Reviewed 8 June 2013

Stayed at the conifers for a one night stay. David was very welcoming and friendly and liz cooked our breakfast to perfection, really lovely clean rooms with everything you need, will be back when visiting edinburgh again. Thanks again for a lovely stay :)

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3Thank StaceandDel
Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 19 May 2013

After arriving in Edinburugh a day earlier than planned we found all hotels fully booked but got sent in the direction of Pilrig st, glad we did, great B&B, comfy bed, lovely warm room and close to restaurants.

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3Thank broke1
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Far enough out off the centre of town to be quiet & easy bus service right outside door. pretty convenient to most attractions & handy to bus station. Ideal location for to get out off hustle & bustle of town

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3Thank David M
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2012

A friendly and welcoming reception. Clean and good en-suite shower room. Very fluffy towels and good daily servicing of room. Great choice of breakfast,particularly for us who are vegetarian and one with a gluten-free diet. Very near the city centre and its location helped us find everything we wanted to see and do. Thank you Liz for making us feel...

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2Thank gina b
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Lovley old house with lots of character. Hosts Dave and Liz were excellent, friendly and helpful. Scotttish breakfast was delicious and cooked to order. no complaints at all and would not hesitate to reccomend on location, price, breakfast and customer service. Thank you Dave and Liz hope to see you again in the not too distant future.

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3Thank gail b
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2012

We traveled as 2 couples and stayed in The Conifers Guest House for 3 nights. The house has a lovely character, rooms are beautiful, breakfast was delicious and we were walking distance from the city center. David was so friendly, he gave us plenty of advice and he was happy to answer any question. David made us feel very welcome....

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3Thank Romana R
Tenerife, Spain
Reviewed 19 June 2012

My wife and I recently had the pleasure of staying here for two nights. We had stayed at another property opposite the previous night but unfortunately they could not accomodate us when we decided to stay longer. Liz and Dave were excellent hosts, breakfast was absolutely delicious and they were always on hand to offer us advice on where the...

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3Thank Sergio S
London
Reviewed 13 June 2012

We stayed The Conifers in June and were made to feel very welcome. David who runs the place was very knowledgeable about the surrounding areas and gave us some great tips on places to see and good restaurants to eat at. Highly recommended for location and friendliness, will be coming back in the future!

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3Thank Rajesh J
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 12 June 2012

We stayed in the Conifers Guest House for three nights and it was just amazing. The house is located within walking distance to the centre which is perfect and rooms are beatiful and clean - really very excited about it. Breakfasts were lovely too. David the owner is very nice person who recommended us where to go, what the MUST...

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3Thank Hana S
Minnetonka
Reviewed 12 May 2012

I have never written a NEGATIVE review on tripadvisor but I felt obligated to let you know that this situation was handled very poorly. In January 2012 I booked 2 rooms for 3 nights for mid August 2012 at the Conifers Guest House. Summer is very busy in Edinburgh so I made reservations early. I was emailed a FIRM CONFIRMATION...

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Address: 56 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $97 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms are of a very high standard and the owner will be happy to discuss anything with you.”
 of 5 bubbles Padders3759, 21 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Room 1 is smaller with very small bathroom but is on ground floor. Room 4 is large with settee and grand fireplace, also large double shower.”
 of 5 bubbles 71sharonG71, 21 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Bus connections from Leith walk take you right into the city centre in 10 minutes, or walk in 20 mins.”
 of 5 bubbles ruverma, 21 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Room 4 is gorgeous and features a lovely sofa to relax on”
 of 5 bubbles sergios783, 18 Jun 2012 | Read review
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