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    Edinburgh Thistle Guest House

    10 E. Hermitage Pl., Edinburgh EH6 8AA, Scotland
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    Reviewed 11 August 2015

    Used as a base to visit Edinburgh, it was just a 10 minute bus ride to Princes street. Nice location opposite a park. There was nobody there to welcome us - just an envelope with keys in. However a sign said payment on arrival. How?...More

    1  Thank Mark R
    Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

    We were passing through Edinburgh and so, just needed a bed for the night. The Guest House was a 20min walk from the main centre and it was very comfortable and clean. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Very good value for money if...More

    Thank Zoey A
    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    room is small and clean with all amenities of the first world, except for a shared toilet and shower upstairs. My window opens for nice fresh air. You can really tell the manager works hard at keeping the place clean and welcoming. There is a...More

    Thank Barabas M
    Reviewed 2 July 2015

    Checked in and paid for the room at check-in stage. We thought we were getting bed and breakfast but it looks like we only booked bed. We were in room 2, which faces away from the beautiful Leith Links, a wide open grassy park, and...More

    1  Thank Gayle R
    Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

    Great place stayed 4 nights enjoyed it ..The man on reception was helpful ..clean room ..clean towels ..tea n coffee in the room .. worth the money ..nothing rly to complain about ..The bus stop is 40 sec walk from the hotel then a 10...More

    1  Thank Bev G
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