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“More history than the castle”
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Spiral staircase access to apartment
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Edinburgh, Scotland

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FayStenho...
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“More history than the castle”
Reviewed 13 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Lots of history and character outside and all modern conveniences inside. Good location, close to the action, but far enough away to be quiet. Very clean with plenty of Kitchen equipment.
The owner provided us with a welcome package of bread, butter, milk, tea and coffee, plus other essentials. There were fresh flowers in the living room. Pleasant decor in keeping with the ambiance of the apartment.

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Liked best: The little garden with fresh herbs.
Liked least: You could hear the noise from the apartment upstairs.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
13 Sep 2012
Thank you , Fay for this lovely review. Have alerted our neighbour to the noise issue - the sound proofing is not great but now he is aware of it I am confident he will take care in future. Morag
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London
Reviewed 3 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012
1
person found this review helpful

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bill_keep
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Will always look to stay here first”
Reviewed 2 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012
1
person found this review helpful

It was our first visit to Edinburgh and I selected Duncan's Land solely based on Trip Advisor and an email exchange with Morag, the owner. We could not have been more pleased with our stay and fully intend to return. The quaint, old building houses a clean, modern apartment. The fully equipped kitchen provided whatever utensil we needed, which made meals easy to make and clean up. The bed was very comfortable and the lounge (or living room) was bright and comfortable with the added warmth of a gas stove to take the chill off. The location gives easy access to the city centre and there are nearby pubs, stores, and restaurants. This may not be for someone who finds a circular steps a challenge (only one flight up) but otherwise I can think of no better place to stay.

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Liked best: Care that Morag takes to keep the apartment nice, plus the location.
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Edinburgh
Reviewed 29 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012
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Newcastle
Reviewed 12 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012

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