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Penny Airey- No.38 Bed & Breakfast

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  • Very good16%
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  • 5 Nov. 2014
    “Very comfortable and welcoming”
  • 13 Sep. 2014
    “An ideal place in Edinburgh - Great hosts”
38 Dublin Street, Edinburgh EH3 6NN Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Room Service
Fitness centre
Business Centre
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Reviewed 20 August 2013

As other reviewers have said, this is a really great B&B, located very close to the centre of Edinburgh. The owners are lovely, the breakfast good and our room (a family room) was huge (more than big enough for 2 adults and 2 teenagers) and...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2013

We have been staying here for several years at festival time & have always had a very warm welcome from Penny & Rick. It is a great B&B. The room is comfortable & a good size. The breakfasts are wonderful especially Penny's scrambled egg. It...More

Thank janetking65
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We spent two nights in Edinburgh at 38 Dublin Street with Richard and Penny. Their house is a World Heritage Site, and it was more interesting than we could have imagined. Our room had large windows, opening on a beautiful courtyard full of beautiful flowers...More

Thank JO ANN M
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Every trip, it seems, we meet someone we'd like to return to stay with again and again. This trip it was Penny Airey and her family at No. 38 Dublin Street. The room we had was spacious, clean and comfortable. The breakfasts were filling and...More

Thank dennisdr
Reviewed 27 July 2013

I usually have pretty good luck selecting accommodations when I travel, but I was especially fortunate to have stumbled upon Penny and Richard's B&B. My daughter and I spent six nights there and couldn't have been happier. Our room was large, lovely, and comfortable. Breakfasts...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Penny Airey- No.38 Bed & Breakfast Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
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Penny Airey- No.38 Bed & Breakfast Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
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Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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"Nothing to add - its a great B & B"
30 Oct. 2013
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"We had booked a twin room and got what I think is a family room, but only payed for a twin room. The hotel..."
15 Oct. 2013
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"During our July stay, didnt realize till arrival sunlight remains fairly bright till 23:00. Bring eye..."
19 Jul. 2011
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