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Sudbury, Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2010

Really happy to find this B&B. Really good breakfast. It's clean and close to downtown. warm welcome from Marion.

Thank JeromeEL
Cheshire, UK
Reviewed 14 October 2010

Unquestionably the best hosts in the north, Marion & Norrie. The hotel, the room, the dining area and the garden were immaculate, the brekkie was good and the beds were exceptional. I've stayed in a few hotels and guesthouses but this is there at the top, affordable and every penny worth it when you get chatting to the hoteliers. Norrie...

Thank CityBlake
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 30 September 2010

I recently stayed at the MacDonald Guest House for my first visit to Edinburgh. I couldn't have asked for more. The rooms were spotless and the owners Marian and Norman couldn't have been friendlier, kinder, or more accommodating. The breakfasts were superb and it was a pleasure to talk with Norman and the other guests. The rooms were clean, the...

Thank hilpup24
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2010

The McDonald Guesthouse was a great place to stay for our first time in Edinburgh. The hosts were very friendly and helpful and our room was great. The room was clean, very comfortable and had everything you needed for a pleasant visit. The house itself is very close to the city center as it's only a ten minute walk to...

Thank Silvestri
Reviewed 29 September 2010

This guesthouse is one of my favourites. The hosts, Marion and Norrie are warm and welcoming and just love the company of their guests. We received a warm welcome and we arrived early afternoon, but this was no problem to have an early checkin. We were assisted with finding a nearby free street park. All rooms are on street level,...

1Thank shippieshake
Reviewed 29 September 2010

We stayed two nights. The breakfast was great and the hosts were very nice and helpful. If in Edinburgh we will stay there again if vacancy allows.

Thank Scarboroughdub
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 September 2010

Lovely decor and a great attention to detail with all sorts of little touches that made our stay really enjoyable. Delicious traditional Scottish breakfasts: we especially enjoyed the smoked salmon with scrambled eggs! The owners love what they do and provide wonderful hospitality.

Thank Zuritopia
New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 September 2010

I really felt like being at home. The people were friendly, the rooms were very clean and comfortable, and the breakfast really delicious. Moreover, the guesthouse is well located, close to the old town of Edinburgh. I highly recommend this place.

Thank ameloutche
Madrid, España
Reviewed 10 September 2010

We stayed at the McDonald for 3 nights and was perfect. It's a small quiet place, just 4 rooms, and lovely. Our room was very nice and comfortable, plenty of space and with a great bed to sleep. Breakfast was carefully prepared evry morning according to our desire, Marion asked the day before what you wanted for breakfast. So, we...

Thank Gab80
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2010

We initially found this B&B on Trip Advisor and went for it based on the reviews it already had. Our sentiments would seem to echo what everyone has written so far. Lovely hosts, clean and well appointed rooms and great location for exploring Edinburgh!! Breakfasts are an important marker of any place that we stay in and The McDonald did...

Thank KPerrott

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
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Browns Bed and Breakfast located on the east side of the city, ideally located to take advantage of the cities attraction and sites as well as being within walking distance to both the train and bus stations. The surrounding area has a great selection and restaurants and pubs, offering something for all tastes. Each of our bright, modern and comfortable rooms have en-suite as well as hospitality tray, hairdryer, cable TV and free wireless Internet.Breakfast Menu for your choice to make ... more   less 

Additional Information about Browns Bed and Breakfast

Address: 5 McDonald Road | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH7 4LX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $150 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room #3 is on the ground floor, rather small but spotless. Tiny bathroom but sufficient.”
 of 5 bubbles kanne7, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back were very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles suzannem946, 20 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Stayed in room 2 which was at the back of the property and quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Tiggy4242, 13 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We had the room at the end of the corridor which overlooked the backyards. Night 2 was noisy as neighbours decided to have a late meal (midnight) & drinks.”
 of 5 bubbles 813julien, 5 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Don't know.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidStern, 28 May 2014 | Read review
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