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    Kingsway Guest House

    5 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
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    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    This is the third or fourth time we've stayed in Kingsway over the course of several years, and we wouldn't think of looking for another place. Lizzie and Gary are the perfect hosts, so friendly, helpful, and welcoming. The rooms are comfortable and the food...More

    Thank Kapmoss
    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    I stayed with Lizzie and Gary for my first 6 nights and then came back for my last night before flying back. It was my home away from home during my 3 weeks in Scotland. The location is ideal, close enough to anything you want...More

    Thank Kathleen H
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    Lizzie and Gary are terrific hosts; helpful, knowledgeable and welcoming. The breakfast was varied but always very good. Convenient to the buses, and plenty of nearby places to eat. We will surely be back!

    Thank Ian6121
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    We stayed with Lizzie and Gary for five days. They are the perfect hosts. We started with 3 days, then left for a 3-day Highlands tour and returned for two more. We were delighted with our room, the hospitality, the bountiful breakfast and the quiet,...More

    Thank potokRochesterNY
    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    The Kingsway Guest House is in a lovely, quiet neighborhood and yet very simple to reach The Royal Mile by bus, which runs frequently and takes just a short time. My room (#1) was clean, cozy, comfortable with the best shower of our entire U.K....More

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    Clinton L
    13 December 2014|
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    Response from KWGH | Property representative |
    Hi Clinton, Thanks for your enquiry. We are 1.2 miles from Edinburgh's main train station (Waverley). We are 1 mile from the Royal Mile - the main historic street of the Old Town and where the Castle is, and within a 10... More
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