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Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed one night this summer on our trip to the highlands, the house was very nice and clean, free parking, at that time we rented a car, but we didn’t see much of Edinburgh. We decide to go back for Hogmanay and we book on their site for four days. The house is 25 minute of nice walk to...

2Thank lalla19622016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at Kingsway twice now, once in the summer of 2014 and once for New Year's/Hogmanay 2017. Both stays were great, with comfortable rooms, nice bathrooms, a great breakfast room, really nice breakfast food and wonderful hosts, Lizzie and Gary. They are great people running a great B&B. We obviously have gone back, and I wouldn't hesitate to return...

1Thank Bob C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and Gary and Lizzie made us feel very welcome. Lovely and clean, room was excellent, breakfasts were excellent. Easy walking distance to castle etc. Will definitely stay again

1Thank Penny C
Garden of England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kingsway Guest House offers excellent value for money in our opinion and we were very happy to have stayed here. You get so much more for your money than most competitors and to get anything better you would be paying significantly more. Location: 1 mile south of centre on quiet side street. So walk for 20 minutes or get a...

1Thank Fell-O_TravellerUK
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Very friendly proprietors, good room with good facilities and excellent breakfast - what more do you want? Centre of Edinburgh is easy and fast to reach with public transport and good local eating and drinking facilities.

1Thank Sonja J
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Good location, town centre within walking distance or plenty of buses a short walk away. Very friendly and helpful. Lovely plentiful breakfast, with a special offered every day to choose from. Our room was clean and comfortable, very quiet. Good en suite facilities. Lots of options locally to eat in the evening.

2Thank Sally B
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Lizzie made all my family very welcome and made sure we had everything we needed. Our room was beautiful, cosy, warm and clean.. home from home. Breakfast was lovely with lots of choice available. Will be returning soon.

2Thank Nursey62
Prince Rupert
Reviewed 6 December 2016

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Piñon Hills, California, United States
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Gary and Lizzie were very kind. They provided us with all the information we need about the city and taking the buses. The room was lovely and comfortable and cozy. We visited in November and the city was cold and it was great to come back to a nice warm room. The food was excellent. I would go back!

1Thank Debbie M
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We just returned from our second visit to Edinburgh and booked Kingsway both times. We first stayed there during the Fringe festival in August 2015. This time, we were there in November 2016. Lizzie and Gary are welcoming, helpful and they make the best breakfast - always offering a daily special. They can recommend nearby restaurants and pubs and can...

1Thank Linda H

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kingsway Guest House is a popular AA four star gold rated guest house offering the warmest of Scottish hospitality just one mile from Edinburgh's famous Royal Mile. Our stylish guest rooms are all recently refurbished and our freshly cooked Scottish breakfasts with daily specials have won an AA breakfast award in 2014. Rooms offer comfortable beds with individually pocket sprung mattresses, fluffy towels, TV/DVD, internet radio, tea and coffee making facilities and hairdryer. All have en-suite shower rooms, apart from our one standard room which has private facilities next to the room, not shared. We offer our guests information to help enjoy their visit to Edinburgh, complementary high speed wifi and also use of our private off street car park. There is an excellent selection of cafes, restaurants and pubs within 5 - 10 minutes walk of the guest house. You can find more details and useful information about Edinburgh's sights and events on the KingswayGuestHouse FB page and also follow us on twitter KingswayEdin. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $99 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingsway Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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Kingsway Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Top floor has a great view of the neighbor”
 of 5 bubbles lalla19622016, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a back room, which was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 751sallyb, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms are smaller than others, so if you need more space, ask for a room for three.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingShoe, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No issues - all rooms were wonderful - stairs to all 2nd and 3rd floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles martinrL6406YA, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had the large room directly over the dining room. It was great.”
 of 5 bubbles kbeauinal, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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