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    Mingalar

    2 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JP, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 3 nights in Mingalarion March 17. The place is perfectly located, at a walk le distance from city centre. Scottish breakfast was good. Friendly staff. Once you think at using the electric blanket, the freezing nights are just normal nights. We were staying...More

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    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    Chris and Marcysia were lovely, gracious and quite genuine hosts. My mother and I enjoyed our stay here. Ideally located near town centre, clean sheets, beautiful house, powerful shower and very delicious hot buffet breakfast - what more can you ask for! Chris was extremely...More

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    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    Lovely guesthouse, we had a very large comfortable room. Chris was very informative about Edinburgh, about where to go and how to get there which was very helpful. Very enjoyable filling breakfast cooked beautifully. Very good value for money, would definitely go back to The...More

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    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    slightly dated accomodation and older style shower room but comfortable bed and very conveniently situated, a short walk from the city centre and tram lines. Good breakfast in the morning. plenty if information provided by the hosts and leaflets in the hallway.

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    Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights in Feb and I guess it taught me a lesson about not relying too much on TripAdvisor. To describe this hotel as cosy is bizarre. It is a lovely property in a good location but the interior and rooms...More

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    Is there parking?
    21 October 2016|
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    We have 2 parking spaces but they need to be booked in advance. We an give guest parking vouchers costing 60p per 1 1/2 hours. Clive
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    SLange25
    Good morning! I've booked a double room with you from the 24th to the 26th this month. It will be our first time in Edimburgh, could you please tell us how we can reach you from the airport by bus? Thank you very much Looking forward to meeting you Sophia and Christian
    8 November 2016|
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