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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful welcome to a fantastic guest house. Great room and such good food, felt really spoilt by such care from Gareth. The day of my wife's 70th birthday was very special and even more so when Gareth provided a birthday bun with a candle on at the breakfast table... whilst singing happy birthday. We can honestly say that this...

Thank BevandMar
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Just visited Edinburgh for my husband's birthday . The hotel is fantastic, rooms are a great size and are lovely and clean. Beds were so comfortable too. The choice for breakfast is huge - we opted for the Scottish breakfast which set us up for the day. Gareth is an amazing host, nothing was too much trouble and he was...

Thank sargyCheshire
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My girlfriend and I stayed at Froach House for three nights. Our room was clean, large and spacious and tastefully decorated with a bathroom/shower ensuite. Despite the bitter temperatures outside, the room was toasty and warm, and a welcome retreat after a long day sight seeing and the occasional whiskey tasting. The room benefited from a TV, tea & coffee...

1Thank Andy B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a night so we could explore Edinburgh. It's a short journey on a bus from Waverley train station. From the outside it looks quaint and welcoming. We were welcomed by Gareth - the owner - who introduced himself and went on to tell us the many things you can do in Edinburgh. Our room wasn't quite ready...

Thank rfriel92
Reviewed 11 January 2017

What can I say? We booked our return to Fraoch House at the end of this year for Hogmanay as we checked out. Our room was incredible, very spacious and very comfortable with access to the private garden. The bath was so incredible we brought some radox and had a bubble bath every evening!! It was so lovely to wake...

Thank Alisha C
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 10 January 2017

lovely spacious room, with big window, comfy bed and very clean. Super friendly staf who helps you find your way in Edinburgh with good tips of where to go with a very tasty breakfast in your stomach. Also situated 15 min walk from city center, with busstop just outside the house makes this B&B the best one ever!

2Thank marieahlden
Reviewed 8 January 2017

What an amazing and wonderful place to stay, we loved it. Clean, stylish, warm, quiet, friendly and all the other adjectives you would want in a B&B... We felt so welcome and comfortable, our 4 days in Edinburgh were one of the highlights of our Scotland holiday, which was due in no small part to our accommodation. We found a...

3Thank Anna I
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We have just had a one night stay at Fraoch house and I wish it had been more.Gareth is a great host and couldn't do enough for you,the room was well equipped with a nice bathroom ensuite.the breakfast in the morning was excellent,hopefully we will be back one day.

3Thank PhilHawick
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at Fraoch House and will definitely be recommending it to others. We stayed in a standard double room which was cosy with a very comfortable bed! Kat and Gareth were really friendly and took the time to chat with you. There was a great breakfast selection that sets you up for the day. Fraoch House...

3Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 20 December 2016

1 night stopover, my wife and I arrived early, greeted by Gareth the owner wth tea coffee and shortbreads shown to our room, very clean and quirky, most comfortable bed ever, breakfast to die for, well done Gareth keep up the good work, come on you Hearts

3Thank Keith E

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Fraoch House

Address: 66 Pilrig St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: €72 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fraoch House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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Fraoch House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“We were in basement room at back which was very quiet and had access to garden”
 of 5 bubbles 84purple30, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any room is ok”
 of 5 bubbles BevandMar, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“room on the first floor with window to the garden, so qiuet.”
 of 5 bubbles marieahlden, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No lift but owner happy to take cases up. Our room was at the back and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles judyr751, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 427pats, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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