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Balmoral Guesthouse

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“pilrig street”(5 reviews)
“paul and yvonne”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
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All reviewspilrig streetpaul and yvonneb bcity centrebus routesguest house isbotanic gardensyogurtvisit edinburghevery morningother guestsfull scottish breakfastroom was spaciousa wonderful staywithin easy walking distancearthur's seattwo nights
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Just back from a 3 night stay in this lovely guest house. Managers Yvonne & Paul made us feel very welcome. Rooms were very clean and lots of information provided including bus routes and numbers. It is about a 1 mile walk from bus train...More

Thank Doreen R
Response from MarcPimbert, Owner at Balmoral GuesthouseResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Balmoral and that Yvonne and Paul looked after you so well – they really are excellent hosts. Thank you, again. Marianne and Marc

Reviewed 19 August 2017

We've just enjoyed 4 nights B&B at the Balmoral, visiting the Edinburgh Fringe and the area. Paul and Yvonne are managing the guesthouse and were very welcoming and efficient. The house is beautifully decorated with comfortable beds and great bathrooms. The breakfasts were delicious. I...More

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Response from MarcPimbert, Owner at Balmoral GuesthouseResponded 20 August 2017

A very big thank you for taking the time to post your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and felt so comfortable. Yvonne and Paul are indeed very welcoming and we are so glad you they looked after you so well and...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Conveniently located in a quiet street, but not far from city centre and plenty of transport. The room was spacious, beds very comfortable. The couple who stood in for the owners who were on holiday, Paul and Yvonne, were lovely and friendly. They did an...More

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Response from MarcPimbert, Owner at Balmoral GuesthouseResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Balmoral Guest House and that Yvonne and Paul looked after you so well. We look forward to welcoming you back one day. All...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016

The B&B is basic and in need of some attention to detail and TLC. However not expensive compared to there B&B so close to city centre. so you take the rough with the smooth. Good Choice for breakfast but stay away from the bacon!! Staff...More

Thank Ourmaude
Response from MarcPimbert, Owner at Balmoral GuesthouseResponded 14 June 2017

Dear Ourmaude, thank you for your message confirming you made a mistake and you did not stay at the Balmoral Guest House, that this review is in fact for The Balmore Guest House in Edinburgh – which is a very different guest house indeed. We...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Had a wonderful stay, very near city centre room was very comfortable. Hospitality was excellent fortunately or unfortunately I over slept because the bed was so comfortable so missed breakfast, but was told by the owner it is a good breakfast, and that he owes...More

Thank Swizzles65
Response from MarcPimbert, Owner at Balmoral GuesthouseResponded 7 November 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back and serving you that breakfast :) All good wishes, Marc and Marianne

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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US$109 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$109 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"There is no problem with noise, so rooms that lead to the street have a good view through the bay windows"
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"If you have problems with stairs don't stay on the top floor!"
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