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    Edinburgh Central Guest House

    8 Hill Street, Edinburgh EH2 3JZ, Scotland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$171
          US$132
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good30%
          • Average8%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this cozy place. Great selection of breakfast items, gluten free if you asked. Room was comfortable. Not excited about shared bathroom as it seemed constantly in use. A special thanks to the proprietor who was extremely helpful when I...More

          Thank Kathy L
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My stay at the Edinburgh Central Guest House was brief however it was perfect for what I needed it for. I am a solo woman traveler and I just needed a safe, central place to stay overnight and this perfectly delivered. I wanted to explore...More

          Thank Peonyc
          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          Room was cute, with a sloping ceiling and velux window right over the bed. Access to a bath in shared bathroom. Lovely continental breakfast, LOADS of fruit. The lady running the place, Morag, was efficient, pleasant and allowed me to store perishable presents in her...More

          Thank Roz W
          Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

          We booked this for one night following a visit to the university - and it was perfect for what we were looking for. The accommodation is centrally located and convenient for everything in the heart of the city and conveniently located to tram, buses and...More

          Thank PermanentlyPuzzled
          Reviewed 13 March 2017

          I spent a night here when I had a weekend away in Edinburgh. The guest house is centrally located in the New Town, and is the most affordable accommodation I have stayed at - it is definitely worth what I paid. Having said that, the...More

          Thank Jade K
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          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$78 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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