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    West End Hotel

    35 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh EH12 5AU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good36%
    • Average10%
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    “top floor” (18 reviews)
    “stag party” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 31 July 2015

    I stayed here on my own stag and the standard of the hostel for £16 a night was better than some hotels I have stayed in. The bar was excellently received as well especially the fact that you got discount for being a resident of...More

    1  Thank Bk37
    Reviewed 25 July 2015

    We stayed at the West End Hotel for two nights in an ensuite quad-room. The room had a nice decor and was spacious and spotless. Free wifi and freeview TV was available in the room. The bathroom was spotless and spacious and the bed was...More

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    Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

    I booked this hotel over a year ago to coincide with our visit to The Open at St Andrews. Having read the description and reviews of this hotel I knew it was a hotel/hostel, had no lift and where it was situated. We arrived late...More

    1  Thank Kathy F
    Reviewed 21 July 2015

    I had a fabulous experience staying at Westend for a night. I was in Scotland for the first time and even though the hotel is a bit distant from the city center (main attractions), I loved the cleanliness (granted its a hostel), the very lovely...More

    1  Thank thetagirl
    Reviewed 9 July 2015

    What a disappointment on so many levels! We booked a quadruple room for one night (cost: £140). For that price, we were expecting a lovely spacious space. It has been the worst experience I've had (my family was highly disappointed as well) and was definitely...More

    4  Thank Lily D
    Response from Management357999, General Manager at West End HotelResponded 11 July 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased you were happy with our staff at the hotel. We understand our concept does not suit everybody and I am sorry to read it was unsuitable for you. We try to make every effort to...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
    crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
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    "Room 3 had 4 single beds, or two doubles."
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    "Stay somewhere else"
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    "Cleaning was poor, take plenty of anti bacterial wipes & a phone power pack."
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    "Be prepared for stairs, there are no lifts, but the staff are happy to help"
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