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The Four Sisters Boatel

53 reviews
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Free Wifi
Pets Allowed
Free Parking
Breakfast included
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an amazing time on the boatel, It has everything you need and much much more, lovely decor and spotless. I loved the experience of sleeping on a boat it was really different and would recommend everyone to try it. Had a fabulous time from...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

For my partners 31st I surprised him with a trip to Edinburgh and a stay on the Four Sisters - he loves houseboats but this was the first time he’d stayed on one. It was a bit of a squish as he’s 6’7 but he...More

Thank Becca R
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We were very late arriving but Natalie had the boat ready with the heating on. Everything was very clean and even though the water froze (including the canal) on the final night we still a great time.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This boatel was our first canal experience. I chose it because of the convenient location and with three of us, having two rooms was a bonus. The location was everything for this boatel. Literally we walked everywhere from here. However, the negatives add up a...More

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Response from skippercam, Owner at The Four Sisters BoatelResponded 1 August 2017

Hello, We are sorry you never enjoyed your stay on board. In reply to your points, we are located in the heart of Edinburgh city centre and you would find it very difficult to find a property in the central location like we are situated...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This was a birthday trip for my sons 16th birthday with my sister and nephew. Definitely has the wow factor when you first walk in, the kids were definitely very excited. We enjoyed our experience with a few buts.........it's quite loud with the bars around,...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$154 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$154 - US$348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Katia A
16 December 2016|
Response from skippercam | Property representative |
We are static accommodation only. Boats can be hosted from Falkirk for navigating the canal. Capercaillie or Falkirk hire boats.
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"Hampers and champagne can be there for when you arrive if you pre arrange"
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"Give this place a go. You'll not be disappointed."
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"Excellent Malaysian restaurant close by."
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"Go Anywhere but here !!!!!!!!!"
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