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Gil Dun Guest House

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed for two nights at the Gil Dun guest house during our stay in town Edinburgh. Gerry worked very hard to make us feel special and comfortable during our first 2 nights in Scotland. You won’t find a tastier breakfast, and...More

Thank Ernest C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of staying at Gil Dun for 7 nights. The 150-year old house is an excellent B and B. Lovely rooms, private baths, spectacular breakfasts, and wonderful recommendations for day trips and dinners. Gerard was most helpful with all our requests.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Gil Dun offers excellent B&B accommodations, full size en suite bathrooms, and a host (Gerry) who is most helpful and has a delightful sense of humor. The Guesthouse is located right on a bus route (#s 14, 30, and 33) to at take one...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of Gil Dun is excellent. It is situated on a quiet cul de sac within comfortable walking distance of the city centre. However, for a completely different feel, it is also very close to the green open spaces of Holyrood Park and Arthur's...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My family and I had an incredible stay for 3 nights. Room was very clean, functional, and the breakfast was great. After staying all over in Scotland at 4 other locations this was by far our best experience. Gerry was a most gracious host and...More

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Marywheezie
14 March 2017|
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Response from Gildun | Property representative |
Dear Marywheez, Thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we only have double beds 4' 6" wide Regards William Davie
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"We stayed on the 2nd floor, overlooking the garden, and it was quiet & lovely."
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"The downstairs rooms are great-no stairs to navigate with luggage!"
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"If stairs are hard ask not to be on the top floor."
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"As with most B&Bs, the service bell is on the first floor and may bother some. It did not interrupt our..."
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