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York Place B&B

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Positive: great location (short, walking distance to the center and right near the main bus station, perfect for my trip), friendly stuff, good breakfast. Negative: the room and hotel in general look like they could use some renovation (although, being an old building, might not be so easy to renovate it).

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2015

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2015

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Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Cheap n cheerful, a bit run down but warm spacious room with a very basic en suite. Good standard of cleanliness throughout too. Young staff friendly but not hugely efficient; was waiting 10 minutes in the breakfast room before any of them came in. Good variety of breakfasty food but I noticed a couple of people left their sausages and...

1Thank Carol G
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Looking at the location from the playhouse this B&B was idea since I have 2 kids 10 and 4 .. When we arrived we had a warm welcome then it started to go down hill. We booking a family room which turned out to be just a converted store room in the basement with one window with locked bars on...

1Thank scottishgorilla
Turku, Finland
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We stayed at apartment with 5 bedrooms, kitchen and lots of room to spend time. 3 toalets and many tv's. In addition to all of this free wifi. Apartment was in great condition. When going to airport it is more than easy to step out and tram to airport and if you prefer bus the station is nearby. Good selection...

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Reviewed 7 March 2015

This b&b is a basic but comfortable place. The staff are so helpful and really friendly. It's clean and perfect for short stay. 2mins walk to centre, castle , cinemas, eating places. The only down side is there are a lot of stairs if your at the top, no lift. You have to park in multi storey car park at...

Thank Koraldog
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

Stayed here twice now. Its fantastic value foŕ a big room and bed with en-suite. Great location for pubs clubs redtaurants and theatre. 10 min walk to station and over 10 quality bars and restaurants. Good walk or short taxi ride to Castle and Royal Mile etc.

Thank William H
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Worst stay EVER! The place is literally crumbling down! The only spot where you get Wi-fi is in their ridiculously small lobby (ie the pictures attached). We got a room in the basement with hardly any light which was very loud because it gave directly on the street so BRING EAR PLUGS if you want to sleep! The Bathroom was...

1Thank Ladyteezo
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 7 August 2014

The beds are soft, the tile in the bathroom is lumpy, the carter is like scratchy felt, and housekeeping is poor. There were no amenities given for the bathroom except a little bar of soap. The beds weren't made daily, fresh towels are only given every three days, but there were not any fresh bed linens given in a four...

1Thank Christine0508

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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Additional Information about York Place B&B

Address: 38 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: €104 - €346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — York Place B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Our room was at the back quiet.”
Koraldog, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
“1st: don't stay in this horrible place if you have to, ask for an upstairs room as the basement ones are loud and dark”
  • that's all the soap you'll get
  • dirty bathroom floor
  • leaking toilet
  • dirty bathroom shelf
  • you have to hold the shower head yourself
Ladyteezo, 25 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Stay some place else!”
Christine0508, 7 Aug 2014 | Read review
“At present due to the tram works ongoing in Edinburgh it may be advisable to request a room to rear of the building.”
CWilson4773, 14 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Steer clear of these premises”
JJSCOTLAND186543, 14 Oct 2011 | Read review
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