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Braveheart City Centre Guest House Edinburgh

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Just returned from weekend in Edinburgh and stayed at Braveheart. Have had a lovely weekend, although tiring. The hotel is close to city centre and was very clean, comfy bed and good breakfast. The proprietor was very helpful and staff friendly . Would recommend for a very reasonable price.

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were there for 2 days ... It's economical. Breakfast was good. Tea or coffee given as complimentary. Hot water was coming but temperature controller was not there.. Owner was friendly but he or Receptionist was not present at all the time, Wifi was okay as it was not connected in 2 of our phones out of 6. I felt... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Friendly staff who were always ready to help. The breakfast was very good. Parking is a bit of an issue but that's the case for most places in the city. The beds themselves weren't were comfortable and were very narrow.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I booked for one night only but it was well worth it for the price. Though I arrived 8am and was told my room was not ready til 2pm I was a little distraught but I was able to leave my luggage with them and venture out. The staff is very friendly and can help call to book tours for... More 

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A good location on bus routes. The staff were helpful with maps, directions etc. I stayed for two nights and had a good breakfast both mornings. I got what I paid for. It was a good base for me to explore Edinburgh during the festival. I would stay there again.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

We stayed in a room for 5 on the first floor. One of the beds was broken and squeaked every time my son turned in bed. Bathroom was smelly and very small, added later into the room. The general look of the hotel was not good. Beds and the room were clean(ish) but very worn and old. The breakfast was... More 

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

We went there as we were looking for an accomodation in Edinburgh city with breakfast and parking close to the old town. We didn't expect something amazing for the price we paid. However, we've been informed (after booking) that parking was not available anymore. (There are only 2 spots and way more rooms!!!) The alternative was a nearby private parking... More 

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Pleasant guest house booked at short notice through booking.com , lady at reception welcomed me politely, warm room and nice breakfast , very close to town centre and shops. Would recommend highly ...............................................................

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Friendly and clean. Good shower. Fantastic full Scottish breakfast included. Central location.free wi - Fi. Very reasonable price.lots of local places to eat. The King's theatre is just at the end of the road. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Don't go to this hostel. Dirty, dirty, dirty. Full with bed bugs. My wife stayed here serveral nights. We have to clean our whole house now. Niet boeken!!!! Mijn vrouw is hier geweest. Vies, vies, vies. Bedwantsen meegenomen naar huis. Onder de bulten en alles moeten laten reinigen thuis.

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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Braveheart Guest House offers high quality Bed and Breakfast accommodation to visitors eager to stay in the heart of Edinburgh - Scotland's historic capital city. Located just off a vibrant city centre full of restaurants, bars, hotels and theatres. Braveheart Guest House is perfect if you are planning to visit the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace - or the stunning Edinburgh Castle. Braveheart Guest House was built in the early eighteenth century and eight rooms, of which six are en-suite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Braveheart City Centre Guest House Edinburgh

Address: 26 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: €52 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Braveheart City Centre Guest House Edinburgh 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“There's no elavator in the property and no wifi on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Roe77, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not room 1”
 of 5 bubbles ShelleyB40, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Main street can be a bit busy during night, so avoid rooms with view on Gilmore Pl”
 of 5 bubbles TheoFR, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“I don't know the answer to this except all room are good as ours was triple with en-suite at real reasonable prices”
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