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    Straven Guest House

    3 Brunstane Road North | Joppa Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2DL, Scotland
    011 44 131 510 3680
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    Traveller (147)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “b b” (111 reviews)
    “north sea” (5 reviews)
    “wonderful hosts” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 2 February 2010

    30th Jan 2009. Stayed in the Straven and really is one of the best b&b's i've ever been to. Mac an Marrion are really nice and the room we stayed in was so clean, tidy and well organised. Walk out the front door and onto...More

    Thank anneandbert
    Reviewed 2 February 2010

    We stayed with Mac and Marian for Hogmanay and nothing was too much trouble. Our room was lovely and breakfast excellent with a very good choice especially the home made yogurt. The position of the guest house is so convenienent with a very regular bus...More

    Thank elizabeth5252
    Reviewed 25 November 2009

    I was having a couple of days "me" time and could not think of a more relaxing place to stay. Mac and Marian were very friendly but not too pushy and the room was comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was wonderful - loved the home made...More

    Thank watsonlodge
    Reviewed 3 November 2009

    You can try to measure other B&B providers against the Perfect level of hospitality set by our friendly hosts at the Stravan B&B but you will find it difficult to reach or match their very high standards. From the warm and friendly greetings at the...More

    Thank Shampain_Charlie
    Reviewed 27 October 2009

    We stayed at the straven from 24th Oct til 27th Oct mac made us feel at home, the bedroom was great spacious and very very clean couldnt pick fault. The breakfast menu was fab what a choice nothing but the best would recommend this guest...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Edinburgh
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    • Straven Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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    4 August 2017|
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    Response from SandCWatson | Property representative |
    Hi there, yes there is a hairdryer in every bedroom. Kind Regards, Sinead and Chris
    Room Tips
    "Upstairs bedrooms appear a little larger than downstairs."
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    "I am sure they are all good"
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    "I don't remember my room number but I could see some water view between interesting buildings."
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    "Ground floor rooms for those with mobility problems - some higher up face the sea"
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