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Joppa Turrets Guest House

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Bedfordshire
Reviewed 3 July 2010

Great place to stay would recommend to anyone. We were made to feel very welcome by both Anne and Phil. The level of service was excellent and the room was great, with a very comfy bed and great views of the sea.

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Southport, Merseyside
Reviewed 15 March 2010

We booked 2 nights at Joppa Turrets, following reading the reviews here. All of the reviews (bar one!) proved to be true. The room was extremely comfortable,clean and had tremendous views of the beach and Firth of Forth. The sun rise was glorious. (If you are up early enough ... If not sunset is its equal!) Breakfast was a full...

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austin, tx
Reviewed 27 December 2009

Joppa Turrets is small family run bed and breakfast and a great place to stay. The location is a quick 25 minute ride on the bus (buses run very frequently every 5 to 7 minutes) from Edinburgh city center and well worth it; the property is right on the beach and every room has a view of the sea. The...

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Sussex
Reviewed 9 December 2009

Simple but nice rooms with very comfortable beds and, from the window seats, amazing views of the beach and Firth of Forth just at the end of the garden. With the windows open, listen to the waves; close the (double-glazed) windows and this is a very peaceful place to sleep in Edinburgh. Small, perfectly adequate bathrooms (with showers, not baths)....

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South West England
Reviewed 27 November 2009

This is just a wonderful place to be. Ann and Phil are lovely hosts, and the rooms, views, breakfasts, location and value for money are all excellent. I have stayed at Joppa Turrets three times so far in the last couple of months - it feels like my second home. I am doing bits of work in Edinburgh, but it...

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CUMBRIA
Reviewed 21 October 2009

We, my mother and I, have recently returned from our second stay at Joppa Turrets,( our first visit being in September 2008), and really do consider this superior guest house to be a fabulous find! The house itself is right at the sea front and the outlook is stunning !The promenade is just over the wall at the end of...

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scotland
Reviewed 7 September 2009

We were delighted to find this delightful bed and breakfast within a peaceful setting , and combining proximity to Edinburgh city centre with a charming and characterful interior. The beach outside is perfect for a quick stroll after breakfast and the house has fantastic views along the Forth. Anne and Phil made us feel at home, and we found the...

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West Sussex
Reviewed 29 August 2009

A real gem of a Guest House. We were visiting Edinburgh to do some sightseeing and see the Tattoo and it was lovely to come back to the peace and quite of Joppa Turrets Guest House where Anne & Phil made us very welcome. We had a room with a real sea view not if you lean right out the...

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Dallas
Reviewed 18 August 2009

What a special find, there is nothing like heading home from the bustling streets of Edinburgh to the calm and charm of Joppa Turrets. Anne and Phil are the quintessential hosts, accommodating in every way! Not only did we have delightful conversation but they were extremely knowledgeable about the area and willing to help with any request. The Guest House...

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tadcaster
Reviewed 17 August 2009

we stayed for the rugby league weekender and it was supurb. we are gutted we can't go next year. the hotel was spotless,the food great and anne and phil entertaining hosts. this is highly recommended

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Joppa Turrets Guest House

Address: 1 Lower Joppa, Edinburgh EH15 2ER, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: RM332 - RM499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Joppa Turrets Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Joppa Turrets Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Ask for a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles binallthis, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles keiths824, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All rooms have great view.”
 of 5 bubbles munchbunch4, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There are no tips! All the rooms are to the same high standard of comfort with sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles Q3303LYpaulg, 3 Nov 2013 | Read review
“We have stayed at the sea front, but you also will have the lateral views to the sea also.”
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 of 5 bubbles MariParker, 20 Aug 2013 | Read review
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