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Abercorn Guest House

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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stoke on trent
Reviewed 14 December 2007

Well, what can we say about Abercorn? Absolutely Fabulous! We have been staying with Angie and her lovely family for the last 8 years. We have always found the accommodation wonderful, the breakast second to none, especially being serendaded by Rod Stewart!! and Angie's local knowledge of the area invaluable. She makes us feel like long lost friends and delighted...

Thank neilwood20
Reviewed 5 December 2007

Our stay at Abercorn was the best and we found Angela to be a wonderful and helpful hostess. Our room was spotless, our bathroom as well, all amenities were furnished and smelled so good! Our bed was comfortable and our room was beautiful. Our breakfasts were extremely tasty and there was plenty! When information was needed about where to go...

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everywhere, USA
Reviewed 1 December 2007

I brought my mother to Scotland during this time to take part in St Andrews Week and we decided to stay a few days in Edinburgh to see the sights. We were lucky enough to acquire a room at Abercorn Guest House, and I believe it was because it was the off season. You would definitely want to book far...

Thank chrissie25
berwick, victoria
Reviewed 28 November 2007

date:28th Nov 2007 Reviewer:Young married couple,Berwick Victoria, Australia We've been home just over a month, and we're already wishing we were back in Scotland. Abercorn was the best place we stayed. It's looks the same as the photos on the web site. Spotlessly clean and tidy, it feels like a home away from home. Angela, our host was fantastic. She's...

1Thank archer07
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Reviewed 20 November 2007

Angela MacDonald is an amazing host as are her staff, including her father (loved him) and her husband. Rooms beautifully finished, spotlessley clean, have everything you need (except clothes hook in bathroom for room 4 - Angela will laugh at this (in joke)). Breakfast wonderful. Location brilliant - free on-street safe parking with No 26 bus running every few minutes...

Thank geenius
Reviewed 20 November 2007

Without a doubt the best B&B I have ever stayed in. A home away from home. Great Atmosphere and Ambiance. Tasty Breakfasts and very friendly Service. Angela is a wonderful Host with a great sense of humour. Everything is near by Restaurants, the Bus Stop and Portobello Beach. I am very glad we chose this B&B and will definitely stay...

Thank Nopsnina
Reviewed 11 November 2007

If you wish to stay in scotland (portabello) in Edinburgh is the place to go, and you must also stay with Angela at the Abercorn guest house,together with her husband and the children they made us feel very much as if we were in our own home, in Australia. For a family of 5 and to fit us all in...

Thank Haggas
Chorley, Lancs
Reviewed 10 November 2007

I would not stay anwyhere else in Edinburgh now we have found this gem of a guest house. Abercorn offers a friendly, warm welcome and excellent service, the breakfast is excellent and the rooms are beautiful and clean. We will return to Abercorn again, thanks Angela for a fabulous stay.

Thank lancashirelass2
Reviewed 6 November 2007

I stayed at the guest house for 4days and each day was great. The breakfast was lovely and Angela was so helpful with how to get into town and what there was to do in town. The room was beautiful and very clean. The atmosphere was that of a family home and Angela definately makes you feel as though you...

Thank kellye24
Reviewed 3 November 2007

Beautiful guest house with lots of charm. Lovely room. Bus stop close by. Very friendly and helpful owners.

1Thank BountyScotland

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abercorn is a large Victorian family property, an Old Manse built in 1870. This luxurious four-star GOLD accommodation has recently been refurbished and offers double ,twin and family rooms for up to 5 persons. Easy access to city center every 10 minutes and the buses are 24 hours a day and close to sandy beach, shops and restaurants. A very warm welcome awaits, so why not book today and have a superb stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abercorn Guest House

Address: 1 Abercorn Terrace | Joppa Portobello Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH15 2DD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $130 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abercorn Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Abercorn Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“All the rooms look lovely.”
purplevonny, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms are on the ground floor. And very spacious very”
grfisher2016, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms looked fantastic”
annemieke503, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lovely big rooms with nice big windows and high ceilings and beautifully decorated . nice big comfy beds and fresh clean white bedding ...”
Maidenreview, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are quiet despite being on the ground floor with roads nearby”
TCKK, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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