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Sherwood Guest House

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Reviewed 23 November 2015

Vivienne the owner was very helpful throughout our stay, the continental buffet style breakfast was very good with a good selection, we would stay there again. A good location for 'The Queens Hall' and many good restaurants nearby.

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 20 February 2016

Thank you for your lovely review and I do hope to see you again during your next visit to Edinburgh. Vivienne

Reviewed 9 November 2015

The Sherwood Guest House was the very first place I stayed at during my very first trip to the UK this past summer which I chose after looking through numerous online listings. I made my choice based on other reviews that I read as well...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 20 February 2016

Linda your review has bowled me over and I cannot thank you enough for such comprehensive and informative words. Your review certainly hits the spot on various points! You will be pleased to know that I have refurbished room 4 and changed the layout of...More

Reviewed 14 October 2015

Vivienne was so kind and informative sharing tips about Edinburgh and Scotland. We were able to park our rental car right in front in one of the 3 spaces. Never drove the car again in Edinburgh until we left for northern Scotland. Yes, you may...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 3 November 2015

Thank you for your very honest and informative review! I hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the future. Vivienne

Reviewed 30 September 2015

Vivienne made us feel at home and has a terrific knowledge of Edinburgh/Scotland. Breakfast was delicious, beds comfortable and the location was great. Go round the corner to The Old Bell for a drink or two. We enjoyed our stay at Sherwood very much. Thank...More

2  Thank Kerry M
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 6 October 2015

You are very welcome. It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope you enjoyed your trip to Scotland and come back again soon. Vivienne

Reviewed 17 September 2015

Vivienne makes this place. She is an Edinburgh insider--warm, savvy, gracious, stately, and wise. My sister and I might have had a disastrous stay in Edinburgh-my suitcase was lost upon arrival by Air France, and a number of meetings and transit connections went awry as...More

1  Thank mnikoletta
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 6 October 2015

Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you and your sister during your whirlwind trip to Scotland and I hope to see you again next year. Vivienne

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US$117 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kathleen C
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Response from Vivienne P | Property representative |
Hi Kathleen. Free parking is limited in Edinburgh but I am lucky enough to have 3 parking spaces in the drive which are on a first come first served basis. Within the immediate area there is pay and display parking and... More
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"Room #6 is pretty small. If you need more space, please ask for a different room."
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"Excellent family room."
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"Zimmer zum Garten sind etwas ruhiger, vor allem im Sommer wenn man das Fenster öffnet."
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"Room 5 is away from the traffic but up a narrow flight of stairs. Not good if you've got a heavy port to..."
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