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    Albyn Townhouse

    16 Hartington Gardens | off viewforth, Edinburgh EH10 4LD, Scotland
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    Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile
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    Nur 15 min. Fußweg durch einen Park bis in die Altstadt, überaus freundliche Gastgeber, sehr leckeres Frühstück, wohlüberlegte und ruhige...More

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    Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile
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    Mi primer bed and breakfast y la verdad que muy bien. Lidi y su esposo son fantásticos, tan amables y...More

    Thank Pamela869
    Response from Albyntownhouse, Owner at Albyn Townhouse

    Thank you so much! I am so sorry I cannot answer in your language but your comments are very touching, thank you again, we very much appreciate it. Kind regards Lydie

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Great area with gift shops, cafes and bars and only a short bus ride to town. The hosts give all the information you need to get you to the main tourist areas. Great to be able to park safely for small charge but limited spaces...More

    Thank Tracy S
    Response from Albyntownhouse, Owner at Albyn Townhouse

    Hi & thank you for your comment, I am so glad you enjoyed, it was very lovely to meet you both! Little note on breakfast, yes indeed, just like any hotel, restaurant, fast food chain we have set times for breakfast!! it is actually quite...More

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    The Albyn Townhouse provided a wonderful base for our visit to Edinburgh. The need to take a short bus ride into the city center was more than offset by the quiet setting, beautiful rooms and Liddy's wonderful hospitality and delicious breakfast.More

    Thank Burt M
    Response from Albyntownhouse, Owner at Albyn Townhouse

    Hello & thank you so much for taking the time to review us, the whole team is very pleased that you enjoyed staying with us. Yes it is quiet & lovely around here which is quite unique in a capital city, but you can also...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

    Second time visiting this fantastic guesthouse in a year. This time the first stop off for our honeymoon :-) Lydie and David are wonderful hosts, the rooms are cosy and comfortable and the breakfast is faultless. They also cater for my vegan diet which is...More

    Thank RacheyP87
    Response from Albyntownhouse, Owner at Albyn Townhouse

    Hi! Quick note to say thank you so much for your comments, So happy that our vegan menu hit the stop! We are very pleased that you enjoyed and Thank you for coming back!! All the best to you both, congratulations again!! Lydie xx

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    • US$93 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    antoniamclennan
    Do any of the en suits have a bath?
    12 January 2017|
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    Response from Albyntownhouse | Property representative |
    hello there! thank you for your email, no unfortunately we do not have any bath tub, all our rooms are en-suite but with shower. I hope this helps. Kind regards Lydie
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    paul g
    Hi We don't agree, I respect your opinion . I have to defend the Albyn as I have stayed all over the world and I will remember this hotel for all the right reasons and surly we find all good reviews and only one bad ,YOURS ??? so maybe I suggest that your faults were not so important to leave a bad feedback ? kind regards Paul
    4 May 2015|
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    Response from Albyntownhouse | Property representative |
    Hello you guys, it's Lydie from the Albyn! the question you sent to our very unhappy customer did not reach them unfortunately, I think they did not allow for other guest to speak to them... I very much appreciate your... More
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    "Ask for a room at the back of the house for wonderful views."
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    "We stayed in Room 3 which is at the front on the first floor - it's huge!"
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    "No lift so probably not suitable to those who are unable to climb stairs"
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    "Room #2 was very spacies."
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