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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Well looking back on the other reviews I can only agree with all the comments. We stayed for 3 nights in a garden view room at the front of the hotel. The room was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. You could have literally eaten your dinner from the bathroom floor. The bed was super comfy too. The breakfast was emmense...

1Thank Nicola R
Voorhout, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This was really a great start of our holiday!! Heather and Ian a really the best hosts ever. The B&B is in really good shape! Everything in detail was great, the B&B itself, the rooms, breakfast and maybe the most important thing..... The service!!! We went here and we were celebrating our 5th wedding anniversary and Heather arranged a champagne...

2Thank PvL-72
Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
Reviewed 30 August 2016

If you want to feel at home when you traveling this is the right place to stay. You would be taken care of from your very first contact with the hotel. The owner of the guest house, very nice and kind lady Heather will meet you any time, will arrange you a tea if you're tired or got cold or...

1Thank SZarina
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My husbond and I stayed with Heather and Ian for four nights and we had a wonderful time. The room was bright and beautiful decorated with at view to green areas. The facilities were perfect and Heather made sure that our waterbottles were kept in the fridge. The breakfast was the best we had in our two weeks stay in...

1Thank BenteJ
Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for the Edinburgh Fringe comedy festival, and upon arriving we met Heather, who is lovely, cheerful, and gracious. The room we had was big, clean, had a brilliant en suite Shower and toilet, flat screen tv, free wifi (although we couldnt get our phones to connect to it - but thats nothing to be...

1Thank JonnyE77
Jarvenpaa, Finland
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Very nice B&B in a quiet neighbourhood about fifteen minutes walk from the city centre. Room was a little bit small but clean and cosy. Nice bathroom. The breakfast was excellent. The owner Haether is such a lovely person.

2Thank 588t2016
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk in and are greeted by Heather you feel right at home. The rooms are large, immaculate, quiet, welcoming and the bed is very comfy. We were given coffee, water and shortbread as soon as we arrived along with an opportunity to ask questions about Edinburgh and the surrounding area. We were provided with maps, directions...

4Thank dyann s
Brighton, Michigan
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Very clean, the bed was really comfortable. Excellent location to walk the city. Our hosts were fantastic and very helpful with recommendations on the sights not to miss in our tour of Edinburgh. Breakfast was delicious. Highly recommend this bed and breakfast!

2Thank pjdomanski
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The Hedges Guest House is located on a quiet frontage road next to a main road. The entrance is a charming gated courtyard at 19 Hillside Crescent in the middle of private residences. There is a small sign on the gate reading The Hedges Guesthouse. We stayed in room #2 in the back of the house. Our room was extremely...

2Thank RockyMtnHigh00
Yunlin, Taiwan
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Great location (close to city centre and bus stop), lovely and convenience facilities, reasonable price, delicious breakfast, and kindly service from the host Heather. If I revisit Edinburgh, I will choose The Hedges again.

2Thank Kuan-Fu-Lin

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hedges is perfectly located in a Tree lined Crescent opposite Historic Calton Hill, and Royal Park Gardens. Five minutes walk out of the crescent are numerous bars and restaurant, you will be spoiled for choice. Edinburgh Playhouse theatre is practically on our doorstep. Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace all within walking distance. Hedges is a delightful small and friendly 4 star Scottish Tourist Board rated Bed and breakfast. Each of the three rooms are en-suite, with complimentary tea/coffee biscuits Excellent breakfast menu to suite all tastes.. Free fastspeed Wifi Heather & Ian are natives of Edinburgh and share their knowledge of Edinburgh & the Lothians with their guests.Come & try our popular whisky porridge "A True Scottish Welcome" ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hedges Guest House

Address: 19 Hillside Crescent, Edinburgh EH7 5EB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $137 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hedges Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“We had nice large room. Other two were very, very small.”
 of 5 bubbles lovin22, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms very tastefully decorated. Small room doesn't have space to sit and relax, its otherwise perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles RfromNI, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We chose the smaller economy double/single room at the front and loved it! All three rooms are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 797lynned, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any room in The Hedges is wonderfully decorated, clean and would be a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles susanr489, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles mrsbCornwall_England, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
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