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Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice guest house. Serve a good breakfast.had a lovely 4night stay .Angela is very lovely person who does her best to make you feel at home. Very near to the Portobello beach .Bus stop very handy withfrequent buses into Edinburgh.

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Thank grfisher2016
Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This lovely guest house deserves 5 stars and more The location is brilliant near the beach in Portobello There is a bus stop near by with regular service to Edinburgh town centre The hospitality was fantastic, the rooms big and beautiful the beds very comfortable and breakfast delicious Definitely would recommend this lovely place

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great 2 night stay really nice hosts ,room very good tea coffee facilities breakfast excellent, bus stop 100 yards from guest house (edinburgh 30 mins) ,first time in portebelo lovely place few pretty good bars 2 on the front within 10 min walk if you turn left when you hit beach there is another bar, price v reasonable... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a two night break Angela was a very nice host nothing was to much trouble for her she greeted us with a nice cup of tea on arrival room was huge and bed was very comfortable, breakfast was first class all top produce and cooked to perfection, if you needed anything or any info Angela was the... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

A very warm welcome Angela our hostess is a wonderful lady makes you feel like nothing is to much trouble and full of information of places to visit and see . Our room was large tastefully decorated bed very comfortable and breakfast was very very yummy x will definitely return again and highly recommend thank you Angela for a lovely... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had booked a tour of the Highlands and whilst in Scotland we wanted to spend a few days in one place and chose this ...So pleased we dis as we had a warm welcome by Mrs McDonald the proprietor who turned out to be a most gracious host and full of Character and a very Knowledgeable lady . The... More 

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We were there for one night. The guest house is close to the beach and few minutes away from the city centre by bus. The owner were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good and the room was nicely furnished and the breakfast hall also - decorated with fresh flowers. It is a good stay.

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England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We visited with friends over from America. When we arrived Angela greeted us with a welcoming cup of tea. The room was really comfortable and the breakfast the following morning could not be faulted. It's an easy 20 min bus ride into the centre on the no 26 bus which runs every 20 mins. The sea and promanade is a... More 

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Novi, Michigan
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Abercorn House is a lovely B&B in Portobello, just outside of Edinburgh. Angela was very nice and extremely accommodating. The room was clean and comfortable. I only stayed here for one night but would recommend this guesthouse to anyone who wants to stay a little bit out of the city proper.

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We arrived in Edinburgh to visit the Festival again on an extremely windy, rainy evening. We made our way to the Abercorn Guest House by taxi, tired and in need of comfort, which we got - in abundance! Our hostess was charming and welcoming, and our room was lovely. Extremely comfortable bed, very high ceiling giving the room a light... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abercorn is a large Victorian family property, an Old Manse built in 1870. This luxurious four-star GOLD accommodation has recently been refurbished and offers double ,twin and family rooms for up to 5 persons. Easy access to city center every 10 minutes and the buses are 24 hours a day and close to sandy beach, shops and restaurants. A very warm welcome awaits, so why not book today and have a superb stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abercorn Guest House

Address: 1 Abercorn Terrace | Joppa Portobello Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH152DD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: RM323 - RM1,215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abercorn Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Abercorn Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Most rooms are on the ground floor. And very spacious very”
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“all rooms looked fantastic”
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“Lovely big rooms with nice big windows and high ceilings and beautifully decorated . nice big comfy beds and fresh clean white bedding ...”
 of 5 bubbles Maidenreview, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are quiet despite being on the ground floor with roads nearby”
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