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    The Guards Hotel

    1 Clifton Terrace | Haymarket, Edinburgh EH12 5DR, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The reception was welcoming and the room comfortable. Good shower in en suite with fluffy towels and there was TV and coffee making facilities in room. Parking, after 5.30 pm free in neighbouring streets until 8.30 am. The hotel is immediately opposite Haymarket train station.There...More

    Thank John D
    Response from Scott M, Manager at The Guards HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Good afternoon John, Thanks for such a positive review, it's good to hear and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Scott

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Oh dear. Edinburgh on a number of levels can be a reliably fiscally demanding endeavour, be it pints of ale in common or garden boozers reaching the dizzy heights of £4.60+, exotic side dishes of saag aloo costing £4.50 (£8.00 as a main) in average,...More

    Thank Michael H
    Response from Scott M, Manager at The Guards HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Good afternoon Michael, thanks for taking the time to leave such a charming and lengthy review. I'm sorry the hotel didn't meet your expectations and you're right, the room you were in does need a complete refurbishment and this is due to happen in the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I do have to agree with a previous review as I too booked via booking.com and the reviews and photographs aren't exactly the same as trip advisor. Firstly the hotel is opposite Haymarket train station and there is a tram stop right outside so travel...More

    Thank Zanna72
    Response from Scott M, Manager at The Guards HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good afternoon Zanna72, thanks for taking the time to leave a review. If I may address some of your concerns, the hotel does not have car parking you are correct nor do we advertise car parking. There is a car park very closeby called Distillery...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    Very friendly when we arrived, excellent location directly opposite train station and tram stop. Room was clean and bathroom was new. Slept really well, comfortable bed. Felt very secure, locks looked new.

    Thank Gingerlamb83
    Response from Scott M, Manager at The Guards HotelResponded 11 June 2017

    Good afternoon Gingerlamb83, Thanks for the positive review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay here and appreciate your comments.

    Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

    We arrived here for an overnight stay after booking on booking.com. The photos on the website do NOT depict the true state of the place. The rooms look decent enough for an overnight but what you see is NOT what you get! The place is...More

    Thank Frances H
    Response from Scott M, Manager at The Guards HotelResponded 21 May 2017

    Good evening Frances, We're sorry you feel that way and you were disappoined with the hotel. The brown streaks you mention at reception is water running down from the ceiling which was the result of a leaking pipe, this happened a few days before your...More

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