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Abbotsford Guest House

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'm older, so love clean and love quiet - this lovely guesthouse is both and the service is kindly and willingly undertaken in all areas. I met Ali and Khaled, and the so lovely cleaning girl - all can't do enough for you! great for a weary traveller. Thanks Ali, Khaled and cleaning girl, you were all wonderful!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived the owner had already taken prepayment from my card. Didn't realise this was allowed but fair enough. Room was clean and tidy. Breakfast was not great. I booked for a full cooked breakfast but as it was a new owner they only did continental which was basic and first morning they were still setting up at 10...

Thank natalie w
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Horrible experience! I arrived to a new landlord Calebe demanding prepayment for the attic room. When I questioned why, he told me "people leave in the middle of the night so we must get payment beforehand". I was shocked and would have left but at the last minute, nowhere to go. A fully cooked breakfast is advertised - NO WAY....

1Thank CC1497
abbotsford36, General Manager at Abbotsford Guest House, responded to this review

Hi, we're very sorry to hear this. We would just like to clarify a few points: 1. Payment on arrival is our standard policy and is the standard policy for the majority of Guesthouses/hotels. This is stated in our T&Cs. 2. Since taking over ownership of the property we have always advertised a continental breakfast and you can find this...

Nailsworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The warm welcome was just the start of the wonderful service at Abbotsford Guest House. Ali and Kahled can't do enough to help you during your stay. The rooms are lovely and homely with crisp clean white linen and all the facilities you could need. Breakfast was wonderful, an abundance of fresh fruit, cereal and savoury choices and tea and...

1Thank LucybOURNE
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

All perfect The facility. The room an breakfast All exceeded expectations. The location is very good walking distance from major attractions. Not far from princess street. Recommended to families and friends Very friendly staff

2Thank Abd B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We chose this guesthouse for the central location and free car parking space. It is only 15 mins walking to the city centre, but there are a lot of restaurants in the main street 1 min from this guesthouse. The rooms are ok for this price. A bit outdated, but clean.

1Thank Merel K
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I could say this wonderful facility is clean, quiet, and restful and leave it at that, but the hostess, Paola, is the essence of Scottish hospitality! After a great night's sleep, go down to the dining room and enjoy full English breakfast! Great value for the money and convenience to all points in the centre of Edinburgh.

Thank EdZ56003
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We needed somewhere clean and welcoming for an overnight stay in Edinburgh; we researched and came up with the Abbotsford Guest House and we were not disappointed. It was exactly what it claimed to be! We arrived early - 10 o'clock - the timing was fortuitous as we found a parking space slap bang outside our room. We walked into...

1Thank Diane A
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely b&b conveniently located. Paola the landlady couldn't be more helpful - being able to change the check in time to suit my schedule. A single room with shared bathroom wouldn't be right for everyone. But a cheap-ish room during the Edinburgh Fringe is like gold dust and this worked perfectly for me.

1Thank Katie T
Largs, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This B&B was fine for one night. Ask for a room at the back as the front room allocated to us was not good due to excessive road noise. It was too stuffy to close the window so broken sleep was the order of the night. Breakfast was adequate. Difficulty in finding a secure parking place.

Thank Ewenmac

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Abbotsford Guest House

Address: 36 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: RM438 - RM1,331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Abbotsford Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Single traveller - ask for the attic room! I loved it. quiet, comfy, cheap!”
terrid724, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Attic room is tiny - watch you don't bump your head. Doors from the other attic rooms bang closed. Shared bathroom is not kept clean.”
CC1497, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Back rooms are nice and quiet, but front rooms are not at all noisy because Pilrig Street is a small, quiet street.”
EdZ56003, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room faced street; traffic noise as expected in city; did not prevent us from having a good night's sleep, even with windows ajar.”
729dianea, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you have very heavy luggage or are not comfortable climbing stairs - book a room on the lower floor.”
anchi100, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
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