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Newark, Delaware
Reviewed yesterday NEW

On early arrival before check-in, the hostess at the desk checked our luggage and offered the Library or Bar in the B&B to rest, as well as gave us walking directions to go into Old Town and the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh. Being able to rest a bit in lovely comfortable surroundings after traveling and before your rooms are ready...

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We were absolutely blown away by the amazing kindness and service of the staff, especially Barbara. The minute we walked in, the staff made us feel like we were VIPs. We had my grand daughter with us and they did everything to accommodate her. It was my birthday and they created ... literally ... a gorgeous basket of chocolates!! A...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We recently stayed here for five nights. It's a lovely historical building, with lots of beautiful original wood accents and trims, but the modern elements that have been added, such as the clear acrylic Lobby desk, and light fixture above it that looks like a bunch of cotton balls affixed together, took away for the beauty and charm. I chose...

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Stourport-on-Severn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited as a surprise for my 60th birthday. When we arrived there was cake and a bottle of wine in our room! The room was compact but big enough with a comfortable bed and a nice bathroom. All areas of the hotel are well maintained and the wood panelling has been kept giving it a great Georgian feel. Breakfast was...

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Gerryandliz, Thank you for sharing your review. We are happy to hear that everything was perfect for your 60th birthday celebration. It's great to hear that, once again, our staff has looked after you so well. We look forward to your next visit at B+B Edinburgh. Kindest regards, Tania.

Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for a long weekend in Edinburgh. A wonderful hotel located at just 5/10 minutes walking distance from the "West End" stop of the Airlink 100 bus. We stayed in room nr. 6, on 3rd floor, with stunning views of the Dean Village. Rooms are super clean and big. A mention to the staff is mandatory: Julio made...

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear 2016SMP2016, Thank you very much for such a great review. We would like to thank you as well for taking the time to share on TripAdvisor those lovely pictures of your breakfast and our facilities, we really appreciate that! We are indeed very luck with our location and stunning views to the Castle and the gorgeous area of Dean...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this on the basis of the reviews..location is perfect,short walk to city centre but in a peaceful and quiet location.from arriving the staff couldn't have been more pleasant from the gentlemen who greeted us to the young lady who served breakfast, nothing seemed to much trouble for them.we arrived early and our room was ready.tea and coffee is constantly...

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Neil P, Many thanks for your nice feedback and for your 5 star review! We truly appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us at B+B Edinburgh. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our facilities and location and, most importantly, that your team has once again delivered excellent service. I will make sure to...

Tucson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed at the b+b property in London and thought we would give the b+b Edinburgh a try. We were not disappointed! It was a great stay. Location was perfect. Close enough to the royal Mile to walk but far enough away for a bit of peace and quiet.

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear John F, We would like to thank you for your 5 star review. We are very pleased to hear that you stayed at B+B Belgravia in London and then you decided to choose B+B Edinburgh and you enjoyed both experiences! We feel lucky to work in such a beautiful building, in a great location within a quiet area but...

North Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, room nicely furnished, with view of Edinburgh Castle. Quiet location, close to Haymarket Station (5 minutes walk). Good breakfast, plenty of choice - even for a vegetarian. Reception staff very helpful and welcoming - despite my arrival late in the evening.

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Cymraes314, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you had a great stay at B+B Edinburgh. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed all the choices that we offer for breakfast. We always try to get feedback from guest and your It's very helpful! We hope you choose B+B Edinburgh for your next visit...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the B+B Edinburgh in August 2016 prior to taking a bus tour of the Scottish highlands. We would happily return to this B+B again if we return to Edinburgh. And we would certainly recommend to our friends.

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear David H, Thank you for your 5 star feedback. We are happy to read that you and your wife enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you enjoyed the tour of the Highlands too! We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind regards, Tania.

Edinburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The B&B Edinburgh is a fantastic little gem situated in a great location in Edinburgh. The B&B is charming, quaint, and staffed with kind, curteous, and helpful employees. All sites of the city are within walking distance from the B&B, and for those individuals who have difficulty getting around, public transportation is just down the street. I would definitiely stay...

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Tania F, Duty Manager at B+B Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear J7955PEkathleenm, Thank you for sharing your comment and for your 5 star review! Receiving feedback from our guests is important to us. We are delighted to hear that our staff has made your stay even more enjoyable. Our location is indeed very central, making B+B Edinburgh the perfect place to stay. We look forward to your next visit. Kindest...

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Staying in Stockbridge & Dean Village

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Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s first hip neighbourhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s most desirable, though many bohemian touches have fallen away as its residents have matured and the area has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but mostly residents display refined tastes in basement bistros, gastropubs, coffee and antique shops, boutiques and delis and at the Sunday farmers' market. A pleasant ten-minute walk away, along a leafy riverside path beside the gurgling Water of Leith, lies Dean Village. This sleepy neighborhood of medieval half-timbered houses still retains much of the village feel it had when watermills plied their trade here. Beyond, the wooded riverside path feels even more remote as it climbs to the sculpture gardens of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are here to change the way you think about bed & breakfast.B+B Edinburgh is a stunning boutique bed & breakfast situated in a historic listed building in the heart of Edinburgh. Sensitively refurbished to the highest quality in 2011, the property offers a stylish bar where guests can relax and enjoy a range of specially selected Scottish whiskies. The library offers a cosy retreat for guests wishing to enjoy a quiet moment after a hectic day of sight-seeing. Pets are welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about B+B Edinburgh

Address: 3 Rothesay Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 7RY, Scotland (Formerly Melvin House Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Stockbridge & Dean Village
Price Range: $150 - $854 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — B+B Edinburgh 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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“higher for quieter rooms all tho its a quiet street”
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