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Masson House Hotel & Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
Masson House Hotel & Bistro is a 3* year-round B&B accommodation. Masson House Hotel & Bistro offers accommodation in Edinburgh City whether you're an independent traveller or you're looking to accommodate conference delegates or groups. The Hotel is located at the foot of the royal...
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Location and contact
18 Holyrood Park Road | Pollock Halls, Edinburgh EH16 5AY, Scotland
11.8 km to Edinburgh Airport
40 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.9 km from Arthur's Seat
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Reviewed yesterday

I recently had a seminar at the University of Edinburgh and they arranged for us to stay at Masson House Hotel & Bistro. I knew the hotel was on campus and didn't expect much. However, Masson House was perfect and exceeded my expectations! I stayed...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great stay, great staff especially Gemma at the reception and Emelise at the lounge and dining room !! Great room, silent and comfortable ! The cleaning is impeccable ! Great advice for transport and tourist activities ! Thank you for everything !!More

Thank charlotteduhockey
Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Masson House Hotel & BistroResponded 4 days ago

Dear charlotteduhockey, I am delighted to read your 5 star review and your excellent comments. It is fantastic to read that our service, cleanliness and our team have made your staff memorable in particular Gemma and Emelise. Hopefully when you are in Edinburgh on your...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed overnight and left my Samsung pad in the room when I checked out. By 10:30 Vicki called my mobile to say the pad was safe with her at reception. Super service thank you. By the way the room was clean and comfortable and breakfast...More

Thank David F
Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Masson House Hotel & BistroResponded 6 days ago

Dear David F, Thank you for your great review following your stay. I am delighted to read that we were able to help you with getting the mobile phone back to you, your fantastic comments about our room cleanliness and breakfast quality. Happy to read...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Rooms were beautiful, comfortable, clean, and recently updated. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. It is located close to the historical Royal Mile, either by bus or walking, but situated next to the park with Arthur's Seat so it feels like you are out...More

Thank DS L
Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Masson House Hotel & BistroResponded yesterday

Dear D S L, Many thanks for reviewing our hotel following your stay. The team and myself appreciate your excellent comment regarding our service and trust you had an enjoyable stay with us. Best wishes, Robert Kitzinger

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is on a University campus, but is definitely not student accommodation. Fairly new build and modern, but with some more historic buildings around it. Quiet/tranquil spot. Very comfortable and staff very friendly. The breakfasts were especially nice, with a good variety, including lots...More

Thank Bernard U
Response from Edinburgh1st, Manager at Masson House Hotel & BistroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bernard U, Thank you for your 5 star review following your stay at our hotel. The team and myself are delighted to read your very positive comments in particular the breakfast , building and service. Your feedback regarding the duvet is greatly appreciated and...More

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Masson House Hotel & Bistro is a 3* year-round B&B accommodation. Masson House Hotel & Bistro offers accommodation in Edinburgh City whether you're an independent traveller or you're looking to accommodate ...More conference delegates or groups. The Hotel is located at the foot of the royal Holyrood Park and Arthur’s Seat and a short walk to all the main Edinburgh tourist attractions and historic Royal Mile. The hotel merges traditional style with contemporary accommodation and locates you close to the action. A hotel of two halves, whether you choose our 18-century richness or contemporary cool. Salisbury Green rooms are carefully designed to reflect the atmosphere, history and architecture of that building. All 36 en-suite bedrooms exude richness and quality. Our more contemporary side of the hotel, which was recently refurbished, offers 72 modern en-suite bedrooms all with a sophisticated design - these deluxe rooms are perfect for those who want a Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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juliawester2017
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Janet D | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was a small laundrette in the next building. Wash and dry
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Gaynor C
June 26, 2017|
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Response from Austin M | Reviewed this property |
No fridge. But along the corridor there was a communal kitchen
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Sarah B
June 18, 2016|
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Response from Carolmayst | Reviewed this property |
No, not that I'm aware of :(
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Room Tips
"The lodge is very old, there are no lifts."
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"There's no lift in Salisbury Green."
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"Ground floor rooms best for easy access"
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"If you want a bit more space choose a deluxe room"
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