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Sumner, Washington
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My girls and I booked a trip to Edinburgh last year. I decided to book- based on reviews- with Sherwood Guest House. From the moment I booked, Vivian reached out via email, with a welcome note. She was extremely friendly, with lots of helpful tips to navigating the city. Towards our planned arrival, my mom decided to join, and after...

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review Jessica. It was my pleasure to have you and your family stay. I miss the morning hugs from your girls. Hope your mums op goes well and you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Scotland. I hope to see you again very soon. Vivienne

Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Just spent a very comfortable 2 nights (wish it had been longer) at the Sherwood. After a long walk on Salisbury Crags we took the bus into town, which was very easy. Breakfast was excellent and a really friendly atmosphere.

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Janet for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and hopefully see you again next time you are visiting family. Vivienne

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Owner was pleasant and kind throughout the stay. Breakfast was excellent with the continental breakfast being a real hit with the kids. Ideal location for travelling into town, only a 20 minute walk !

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review and delighted the children also enjoyed their stay. Please do come back again. Vivienne

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We were only in Edinburgh for 1 night but very happily would have spent longer here. Vivienne was super lovely and welcoming, gave us good tips on how to get around and what's nearby. The room was a decent size,very cosy and warm. There were nice little touches like different teas, a fridge stocked with water and some sweets to...

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

What a lovely review and much appreciated. I hope to welcome you back again in the future. Vivienne

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Was a weekend away made to feel at home clean tidy was given everything you wanted only think I missed personally was a full cooked breakfast but the breakfast we got was great lot to choose from over all will definitely be stopping their again thank you for your hospitality lovely 4 day stay Mr Mrs Malone .

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Martyn for your lovely review. I do hope to see you both again and I shall ensure you enjoy breakfast again!! Vivienne

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here before, like being home from home. Made to feel so welcome, friendly, clean, comfortable, anything you want to know about getting around town etc, you'll told in detail how to get there. It's a really lovely place to stay. Within walking distance to Arthur's seat. i enjoy staying here.

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Laura you are welcome anytime and I appreciate your lovely review. Vivienne

Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

si clean, so friendly, so good. it was great to go and sad to leave. the breakfast was extraordinary. the rooms were so clean and comfy. it felt like being at home! the owners were also very friendly and so well mannered. they also suggested very nive places to go for lunch and once again those were wonderful too.

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

What a lovely review and thank you so much. Hope to see you again in the future. Vivienne

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Viv runs a very nice B&B. Spacious & clean rooms, as well as a nice breakfast. Bus stop right out the front. Viv provides great information on the places to see, eat and shop in edinburgh. Close to the old Bell pub that has great meals. Very well located B&B

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely and kind review. It was my pleasure to have you stay and hopefully again sometime in the near future! Vivienne

Frankfurt am Main
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is my fourth trip to Edinburgh and my second stay at the Sherwood Guest House. It's a wonderful B&B and Vivienne is just fantastic. The Sherwood has undergone a partial renovation (part two is due in January 2017) and the look and feel is just terrific. So much better than before. I tried out nearly all the restaurant recommendations...

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you lovely lady for an honest and valued review. Your additions to my guest information book are waiting ... Looking forward to seeing you again next year and showing you the complete renovation! Vivienne

Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had a very good continental breakfast, every day with fresh fruits, a nice and clean room eben with microwave, we warmly welcomed and all that within just a short walking distance (15-20 min) to the centre! Arthur's seat with a great view over the city can be reached within 10 min, a swimming hall close by, a few pubs...

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Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and your family for your weeks visit to Edinburgh, and your children kept me on my toes each morning!! Hope to see you all again sometime. Vivienne

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Additional Information about Sherwood Guest House

Address: 42 Minto Street, Edinburgh EH9 2BR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $126 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sherwood Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms at the back are a litte quieter”
Fe1710, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Relax and enjoy every minute.”
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“Ask for a room on the back of the house to avoid traffic noise at night.”
SueK0H1G0, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street are noisy, if that's a problem.”
MarcusRAdolphustown, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“great Wifi, Bath in room, excellent to have a fridge as well.”
MaryF887, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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