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Emerald Guest House

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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsbus stopcold meatsscottish breakfasta great place to stayporridgeenjoyed our stayfirst morningcentral edinburghstayed here for nightswould stay againlidlguesthousebuses
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for 2 nights whilst running the Edinburgh Marathon. On arrival, the owner informed us that she couldn't do breakfast because the dining room was being decorated. Not what you want to hear so had to go out and buy ourselves porridge and bagels...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess was extremely friendly and very accommodating to our late arrival. The house is relatively close to Edinbrugh, so it was convenient to head to the city center and back on the days we stayed there. The first night there was a little better...More

1  Thank distancerunner2015
Reviewed 27 February 2018

a very enjoyable stopover on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Comfortable room and good Sunday breakfast. Very friendly team on hand at meal time, definitely a place to recommend; you can park up your car and catch the very regular and efficient bus service into town.

Thank HughB1
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This review regards a trip taken by my daughter almost seven years ago. She was then just shy of 18 years old. We allowed her to spend a few nights in Edinburgh on her own while traveling with us in early January, 2011. I chose...More

1  Thank Johntheroadagain
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Enjoyed our stay at the Emerald. Our room was cozy and clean and we slept well there. Appreciated being away from the city center yet easy to catch the bus to the city from the bus stop across the street. Very friendly staff. Breakfast was...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Emerald Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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"Rooms at the back are quieter"
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"Parking is on the street; bus line is quick and easy to get on and off"
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"We had three rooms and they all were very comfortable with small but very good bathrooms!"
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"Rooms facing the main street are extremely noisy, ask for a room not facing the front of the house."
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