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    Straven Guest House

    3 Brunstane Road North | Joppa Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2DL, Scotland
    011 44 131 510 3680
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    Reviewed 23 March 2010

    Outstanding B&B; Mac & Marion were great. They were very genuine and went above & beyond with being helpful. I hope to go back and I am going to recommend to all I know, that if they plan on a trip to Edinburgh anytime, they...More

    Thank TomKat2
    Reviewed 3 February 2010

    We stayed at the Straven as a birthday treat for our friend and what a find it was. Our rooms were spotless, light and airy and ours had a lovely sea view. The guest lounge was a treat for the evenings where we played cards....More

    Thank SusieSeptember
    Reviewed 2 February 2010

    30th Jan 2009. Stayed in the Straven and really is one of the best b&b's i've ever been to. Mac an Marrion are really nice and the room we stayed in was so clean, tidy and well organised. Walk out the front door and onto...More

    Thank anneandbert
    Reviewed 2 February 2010

    We stayed with Mac and Marian for Hogmanay and nothing was too much trouble. Our room was lovely and breakfast excellent with a very good choice especially the home made yogurt. The position of the guest house is so convenienent with a very regular bus...More

    Thank elizabeth5252
    Reviewed 25 November 2009

    I was having a couple of days "me" time and could not think of a more relaxing place to stay. Mac and Marian were very friendly but not too pushy and the room was comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was wonderful - loved the home made...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 74 - USD 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Hi there, yes there is a hairdryer in every bedroom. Kind Regards, Sinead and Chris
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