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    Elder York Guest House

    38 Elder Street, Edinburgh EH1 3DX, Scotland
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          “no lift” (17 reviews)
          “bus station” (12 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 23 August 2015

          Just stayed at the Elder York Guest House. Right in the Heart of Edinburgh. As anyone who knows Edinburgh most of the Accommodation is converted Town houses with numerous storeys and no lifts. If you have difficulty walking up stairs this is not for you....More

          2  Thank JAWS2
          Reviewed 17 August 2015

          This hotel is very well situated for the bus station and railway station. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. Great choice for breakfast, full Scottish breakfast will set you up for the day, the scrambled eggs and salmon is delicious. Rooms very comfortable with...More

          1  Thank Libbysmum70
          Reviewed 14 August 2015

          Guest house is in perfect position to walk all around Edinburgh. Breakfast was terrific, full Scottish breakfast with bacon, eggs, black pudding, hash browns, tomato, cereals, fruit, yogurt etc. Harry was wonderful, lits of advice on what to do. We had 3 flights to carry...More

          1  Thank zillabong
          Reviewed 2 August 2015

          Unfortunately this place was reserved through Booking.com. Reviews looked great but were disappointed when we arrived. They claimed that it was two floors of stairs to your rental. True.. Each floor consisted of eleven stairs per landing times two per floor. This was only to...More

          1  Thank uneedalife8 .
          Reviewed 19 July 2015

          we had booked 02 rooms for 02 nights, one room was a family room and the other room for a studio apartment . we found the rooms a bit to small and cramped for our liking , with tiny bathrooms. no elevators , so we...More

          Thank onasis76
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • USD 87 - USD 264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 13
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          aannetteharris
          please can you tell me the best way to get to elder York guest house from Edingburgh airport?
          20 October 2014|
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          Response from eggo58 |
          Tram to the front door from the airport, 1st stop to last stop
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          "Brilliant location in the centre of the city. Adjacent to the Bus Station and only 10 minutes walk to..."
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          "Great hotel if your young and fit"
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