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The Elgin Hotel

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27 Jan.28 Jan.
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All reviews bottle of prosecco bit dated voucher deal lovely location lovely wee hotel overnight stay cooked breakfast haddock lovely meal function room well worth a visit short stay breakfast was excellent warm welcome firth limekilns wedding
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Reviewed today via mobile

We celebrated Hogmany in fantastic style with family and friends in The Elgin for the first time in many years. The food was excellent and the staff really looked after us. A great night and a good breakfast/brunch on Ne’er Day. All in all it...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank shugmeister78
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old hotel with plenty of character, very friendly staff, and a magnificent view of the water. we stayed for a few nights, and had a huge room upstairs with a large bed and views out the windows across the Forth to Blackness...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Alh01Brisbane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family lunch here on Christmas Eve. Food was excellent at good prices and a beautiful location but we probably won't return due to the very slow service. At a maximum at any time there were 3 parties in having lunch and 2...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank JacqFromDunfie
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Just home from a 3 day visit to The Elgin. Fabulous hotel in a central location for visiting Edinburgh, Dunfermline or the small village of Limekilns which is within walking distance. The hotel is very homely and staff very friendly. The food is excellent the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 977janetteh
Reviewed 2 December 2018

The hotel is descent and you could not expect much more taking into consideration room's price. Is a very good choice to exploit various interesting places in Fife and Lothian. Breakfast is very good.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank R2839NB_
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fairreviewalways
22 May 2017|
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Response from ragdollabbi | Reviewed this property |
Definitely no dressing gowns but yes, think there was a hairdryer.
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Samtastic84
1 August 2016|
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Response from Gillian H | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed but only in your room - they are not allowed in 'public' areas ie the bar etc.
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Colin M
20 June 2016|
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Response from nikkib2412 | Reviewed this property |
I only had breakfast here and it was lovely. Plenty of choice.
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"Any room is good as we have stayed in a few of them & have nothing bad to say about it."
838scook
14 Nov. 2018
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"Best view over the bay"
riverddeep
11 Oct. 2018
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"if you are going down to the harbor use the small hidden path in front of the hotel it will save you 10mins..."
geraldd423
3 Oct. 2018
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"Do not stay anywhere in this establishment"
heywoodhome
17 Sep. 2018
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PRICE RANGE
USD 62 - USD 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandCharlestown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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