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Sherwood Guest House

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All reviewsb bcontinental breakfastbell pubroyal milecity centrebus stopa great place to stayfresh fruitsmall fridgecold meatsthought of everythingwithin walking distanceprivate bathroomenjoyed our stayarthur's seatstayed here for three nightsvery pleasant stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here quite a few times now and it's always such a nice place to stay. Vivienne has done so much to the house and it looks and feels just so much better than it was before. Don't think I'd have come back if...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely honest words and appreciation of the extensive refurbishment over the last couple of years. I look forward to seeing you again in sunny warm Edinburgh (cant guarantee that of course) in July. Vivienne

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at the guesthouse, Vivienne is a great host and goes above and beyond for You! Bedrooms are of a good size and contain everything you need. Comfy beds and great shower. Very enjoyable weekend at the Christmas markets and the zoo!...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review and delighted you had a great time in Edinburgh. I hope to see you both again soon! Vivienne

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We enjoyed our stay in Sherwood Guesthoud during our 3 day stay in Edinburgh very much, Vivienne's hospitality was wonderful. The Sherwood Guest House location is good. at walking distance from the old town and Adrian's Seat with good bus connections to get you anywhere....More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely and honest review. It was a pleasure to meet you during your quick visit to Edinburgh and hope to see you again in the future. Vivienne

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We've been many times to Edinburgh. We've stayed in 5 star hotels to WTF star hotels. Usually I'm counting down the days before I am allowed to leave! Yes. Unfortunately that is true. However.... discovering this little gem in Edinburgh has released a whole new...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 15 October 2017

Hello Darren and Lana Thank you so much for your very kind and honest words. You have literally blown me away. It was my pleasure to have you both stay and hope it wont be too long until your next visit..... Vivienne

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great guest house and the perfect find. Vivienne was a great host, friendly, her knowledge of the area was perfect and she was very accommodating. The location of the house was perfect for us. Either a 20 min walk into centre of...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely and honest review Wendy. It was a pleasure to meet you both and have you stay for your week in Edinburgh. As I said, book direct next time as its always financially beneficial for you. Good luck with...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Refrigerator in room
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US$118 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kathleen C
23 January 2017|
Response from Vivienne P | Property representative |
Hi Kathleen. Free parking is limited in Edinburgh but I am lucky enough to have 3 parking spaces in the drive which are on a first come first served basis. Within the immediate area there is pay and display parking and... More
Room Tips
"Zimmer zum Garten sind etwas ruhiger, vor allem im Sommer wenn man das Fenster öffnet."
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"Room 5 is away from the traffic but up a narrow flight of stairs. Not good if you've got a heavy port to..."
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"We loved both our rooms"
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"Very comfortable, spacious, warm,quiet well appointed room. Bottled water, bickies, coffee,tea, bathroom..."
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