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Arrandale Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Lis & Ross extend a warm, friendly welcome to our 3 star Arrandale Guest House, a spacious 19th century villa, once a large family home and retaining some original features. Ideally located for the Castle, University and Roslyn. •Located in the Newington area on the south side of the city centre, close to Edinburgh University, the Commonwealth Swimming Pool, the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Arthur's Seat and the Meadows. •A short bus journey to the city centre, the Castle, Scottish Parliament, the railway station and the bus station. •Frequent, excellent bus service to all parts of the city, to Castle, Holyrood Palace, Royal Yacht Britannia and to the south of the city, to Roslyn Glen, Butterfly World and to the Scottish Borders •rooms - single, double, twin, room for a small family/group of 3 people and a large family/group of 4 or 5 people. •5 Bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom, one bedroom has a private bathroom outside of the bedroom (it is not shared). •Every room is equipped with a television, radio alarm clock, hairdryer, towels, toiletries and tea/coffee/hot chocolate making facilities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Just back from a long weekend in Edinburgh and have got to say that really enjoyed our stay here. Liz was a wonderful host and nothing was too much trouble. Lovely, clean, warm and comfortable room with en-suite bathroom.. and a most excellent breakfast...
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This B&B is very good located, there is a Busstop like 50 Meters away, and it Takes Art Minuten to geht to Waverly Station. Lis is a very nice host, doing all the best so her guests feel good. For breakfast, you have to choose the evening before what to eat the next day. You
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Lis is very welcoming, and does good breakfast if you want, toast, fruit, yoghurt, or the full English breakfast it's all available. Soya milk and vegetable spread available on request. Rooms large and airy, not modern but clean and comfortable beds and a nice shower room.
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My friend Maureen and I stayed here last Sunday night. Lis the owner was as ever welcoming, friendly and could not do enough for you. Room 5 the family room, with a double and two single rooms, was warm and inviting. Breakfast was cooked English and 10/10. A place I would not
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Response from ArrandaleGuestHouse, Owner at Arrandale Guest House
Responded 4 Oct. 2017
Thank you very much. I'm so glad you enjoy staying here.
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Really cant complain about this B&B was clean breakfast was ok and because it was the Festival felt the price was fantastic.Could do with a revamp but that is the only negative complaint ,Would definitely return to this B&B .
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Response from ArrandaleGuestHouse, Owner at Arrandale Guest House
Responded 17 Sep. 2017
Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and found the price good. We'll be carrying out some refurbishments over autumn/winter.
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Price of taxis from airport
Hi David, it costs about £27 for a taxi from the airport to the guest house.
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The fan was replaced promptly. As soon as any fans become faulty, they are replaced as quickly as possible. It is a statutory requirement that all bathrooms are fitted with extractor fans.
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Hi, you are welcome to arrive in the later morning. Your room should be ready by about 11 am. Best wishes Lis Telford Arrandale Guest House
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"Rooms 1 and 2 are by the kitchen so if you prefer a quiet morning, please ask for rooms upstairs."
"Rooms at the back of property look into lovely gardens."
"Excellent transport links - great Chinese and Indian restaurants easy walking distance from Arrandale House, a friendly family run business."
"We had room number 4, which is at the rear and quiet."
"I don't really know. It's up to you what room to choose."
USD 83 - USD 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandEdinburgh
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