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    Gerald's Place

    21B Abercromby Place, Edinburgh EH3 6QE, Scotland
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent95%
          • Very good4%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Room Service
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          1 - 5 of 743 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          My husband and I stayed at Gerald's for 6 nights the end of May and first part of June. We felt like we were in a wonderful home. Gerald's granddaughter was there during a few days of our stay and it was fun having breakfast...More

          Thank Paris4us063
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We were so lucky to have found this wonderful B&B in the centre of Edinburgh. Gerald is an unassuming host with a delightful sense of humour who had thought of everything to make our stay just perfect. After a peaceful and comfortable night’s sleep, Gerald’s...More

          Thank rogersawyer2017
          Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 1 week ago

          800 A Gem in the Heart of Edinburgh thank you rogersawyer2 of Huddersfield UK for your perfection review > simply stated and summed up succinctly in the last sentence > it was also the 800th review > a huge milestone of consistent 5star reviews over...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          To begin with, Edinburgh is exceedingly beautiful, and even hordes of tourists and rainy weather did not take away from the unique charm of this city. Somewhere very close to the ten top things about Edinburgh is Mr. Gerald Della-Porta and his Gerald's Place, the...More

          1  Thank Alla R
          Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 1 week ago

          799 "Home away from home" thank you very much Alla R for the thoroughness of your review > your times to the Edinburgh Waverley train station [walking] and the Edinburgh Airport [tram] are spot on - you said "We fondly remember our morning conversations"[breakfasts] -...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed at Gerald's Place for five nights. It was the perfect place for us! Gerald was helpful regarding sites not to miss. He also has a library of books which are available to borrow. His breakfasts were superb and made to order at whatever...More

          Thank goofyhome
          Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 3 weeks ago

          798 "Wonderful place to stay. Perfect host" thanks goofyhome for your wonderful review - you said "We stayed .. five nights .. perfect place for us! .. a lovely neighborhood of Georgian houses across the street from a park [51/2 acres]. Would stay again! "...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Staying at Gerald's place was one of the highlights of our trip to Scotland. It started with the wonderfully informative emails we received from him (including how he would "welcome us as family"), to the hugs we received upon entering his home after a long...More

          Thank A4399SCmg
          Response from abercrombyplace, Owner at Gerald's PlaceResponded 4 weeks ago

          797 “A charming man, & a lovely place to stay!” thank you A4399SCmg you wrote many wonderful comments, including "Staying at Gerald's place was one of the highlights of our trip to Scotland.....The area was lovely & safe & walking distance to a main street...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$113 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 2
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Edinburgh >
          • New Town
          • Also Known As
          • Gerald`s Place Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • Gerald's Place Edinburgh, Scotland
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          Traveller (348)
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          Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
          until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
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          with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
          of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
          clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
          helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
          Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
          ...More
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          Dave B
          I am wondering about car parking at Geralds Place. It sounds likea great place to stay
          29 March 2015|
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          Response from abercrombyplace | Property representative |
          there is - 1 on street parking - metered : 2 off street parking nearby - St James multi-story car park : 3 a comprehensive INFORMATION attachment with a section on CARS, sent with every OFFER : 4 Edinburgh is a hugely... More
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          "Both rooms are excellent."
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          "quiet area, close to all important tourist attractions"
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          "There are only two guest rooms available so don't wait too long to book! Our room had an ensuite - not..."
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          "The en-suite room might be preferred, but we had the room with adjoining bathroom which was very adequate."
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