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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was the first time we stayed at a B & B, and we are simply charms. What hospitality, super helpful. I'd stay here talking for hours. I will certainly be back in Edinburgh more often and I already have the option to sleep. Super comfy and friendly. We already want to return here.

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Ulm, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an antique hotel with small rooms but clean and tidy. In several times a week Mr. Cran played wonderful his guitar, sang scottish songs, and showed us a power point presentation from Scotland and the highlands. We visited this event on one evening. It was very informative and cozy. Also, Free wi-fi, and a delicious breakfast. Approx. about...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, clean and neat. Free wi-fi. Supplementary breakfast. There was parking space but, didn't need it. Great location. Town centre hardly 5 min walk. Booked a tour leaving early morning, reached there easily on foot. Would stay out till late at night, no problem. Excellent host.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Averon guest house is good value for money.It was our first Scottish experience although the weather was not great ,the welcoming environment and staffs of the guest house made the experience successful. Learnt about the Scottish heritage and folklore by enjoying the music played every night

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked the guest house after reading the reviews on trip advisor . Was very disappointed , although the stay wasn't unpleasant , the accommodation was dated and of a poor standard . Breakfast was adequate but within an hour and half service from 8 -9:30 .

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Thank Karen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Averon Guest house has it all. From the beautiful exterior to the exquisite interior. The only hard time I had during my stay was to work out how much tasty breakfast I could squeeze in to my belly before heading off to a days adventure discovering all of what Edinburgh has to offer, and all reached so easily by foot...

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Thank Stan G
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2016

A really nice guest house, with an amazing breakfast and the best Scottish porridge! Clean and cozy rooms, nice atmosphere and staff. Some single rooms have a shared bathroom but that was no problem at all. Free Wifi, TV and towels are provided. 15 min walk maximum to the city center and a good price- quality range makes it perfect...

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Swindon
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This was our 5th visit to Averon Guest House and once again we were not disappointed. Took more family members this time who equally enjoyed their stay. Warm, clean, very friendly, excellent location, great price. We will be back again next year!

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Seville, Spain
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Nice place, good localization, clean and excellent breakfast. Friendly atmosphere and good price quality rate.There was traditional scotish music at 9pm with background video to accompany.There are some offroad parking spaces

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The stay at Averon Guest House was my second alas on this occasion only for a couple of days. On my first stay I was very impressed with the service, friendliness and general surroundings thus finding me here again. Another thing is the regular muisical evenings the owner Alan Cran puts on with him being the star attraction and accomapanying...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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In Edinburgh's city centre, Averon Guest House has spacious rooms, free Wi-Fi and free private parking. Shopping on Princes Street is just a 10-minute walk from the property and King's Theatre and numerous excellent restaurants are all close by.The Averon is a Georgian townhouse, offering rooms with modern en suite bathrooms with TVs and tea/coffee facilities. A full Scottish or continental breakfast is provided.The Averon Guest House is just a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh International Conference Centre is within a 5-minute walk.Bus tours to Loch Ness or Loch Lomond can be arranged at the guest house and they leave every morning after breakfast.In the evening there is free Scottish musical entertainment where the owner sings traditional Scottish songs including songs by Robert Burns and is a "musical tour of Scotland" together with a beautiful picture show of Scotland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Averon Guest House

Address: 44 Gilmore Place | Central Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: €89 - €91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Averon Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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