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    Abbotsford Guest House

    36 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AL, Scotland
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good34%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “leith walk” (12 reviews)
    “pilrig street” (4 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Bedrooms and bathroom were super clean. Bedding and towels changed everyday. Good location, buses very frequent into town or only a 20 minute walk. Close to tram for airport use. Owners were very useful for directions and buses. Couldn't offer more, even offered umbrella's when...More

    Thank ellie b
    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed room 8 a solo attic room with shared bathroom. This is an older property but well maintained.. Very clean new sheets and bathroom clean. Exceptionally friendly and welcoming yoing proprietor. Close to Princes Street and frequent bus services vwry near. Food Continental breakfast. When...More

    Thank Dondewande
    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    I'm older, so love clean and love quiet - this lovely guesthouse is both and the service is kindly and willingly undertaken in all areas. I met Ali and Khaled, and the so lovely cleaning girl - all can't do enough for you! great for...More

    Thank Terri D
    Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

    When we arrived the owner had already taken prepayment from my card. Didn't realise this was allowed but fair enough. Room was clean and tidy. Breakfast was not great. I booked for a full cooked breakfast but as it was a new owner they only...More

    Thank natalie w
    Reviewed 19 March 2017

    Horrible experience! I arrived to a new landlord Calebe demanding prepayment for the attic room. When I questioned why, he told me "people leave in the middle of the night so we must get payment beforehand". I was shocked and would have left but at...More

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    Response from abbotsford36, General Manager at Abbotsford Guest HouseResponded 20 March 2017

    Hi, we're very sorry to hear this. We would just like to clarify a few points: 1. Payment on arrival is our standard policy and is the standard policy for the majority of Guesthouses/hotels. This is stated in our T&Cs. 2. Since taking over ownership...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$73 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Edinburgh
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    • Abbotsford Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Room Tips
    "There isn't a lift so travelers with mobility difficulties need to request a room on a lower floor."
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    "we had the top room lots of stairs but clean and comfortable, it was a twin with en suite"
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    "Single traveller - ask for the attic room! I loved it. quiet, comfy, cheap!"
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    "Attic room is tiny - watch you don't bump your head. Doors from the other attic rooms bang closed. Shared..."
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