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Rethymnon, Greece
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is really nice. The location is quite good.Staff was very friendly and helpful. :) As for the breakfast it was great. A buffet with quality food and a separate menu for extras. Our small attic rooms was great. I recommend the hotel .

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Middlesbrough, Teesside
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed for our wedding anniversary in November 2016. The hotel is about 7 mins walk from the 'Caledonian' end of Princes street and the building itself is absolutely amazing. It is a converted residence and everything from the wooden panelled entrance and dining room to the cosy bar and comfortable library was stunning. There was also... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building was nice but didn't look as impressive as the photos. The room was fine, quite compact but nicely set out. What let this place down was the staff, who seemed a bit disinterested and unprofessional. Each time we came into the hotel I expected a hello from the front desk...nothing! We felt quite ignored. Also, cooked breakfast was... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is much more than just your average B&B. Not even sure if it should fall under a B&B category it is that good. We were a large party of 18 and the guys/girls here dealt with us just perfectly. All the staff were, polite, accommodating and just fabulous. From the moment we walked in I completely fell in love... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This time, our second visit, we were not upgraded nor offered a pay for upgrade so we were on the top, 4th floor. A smallish room with sloping ceiling over the bed which we did strike with our heads! The comfort, heating, TV, and bathroom (fast fill bath with shower over) are all good. The full cooked breakfast will please... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I loved this place. It was clean. The full Scottish breakfast was delicious, the rooms were spacious, it had a bar & library. The staff were very helpful. I would definitely stay here again.

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Suffice to say the hotel did better than our home team unfortunately!! Lovely hotel/B & B, still not sure what category it comes under. Room was small, but we expected that when we booked it (don't think there were bigger rooms available when we booked, but we knew what we were getting). Had a great view of the castle and... More 

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Ashington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in an ideal location, not far from Princess Street, but in a quiet side road. The listed building is absolutely beautiful, with authentic library in the first floor. Large rooms with Chris may beds. Reasonably priced bar & free tea & coffee (24hrs). Staff were extremely helpful & service was excellent!

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This boutique hotel offers all the old world charm of the early 20th century alongside contemporary fixtures and fittings. The building is set in an up-market residential area of central Edinburgh.Spread over 5 floors, the original features of the property including open fireplaces in communial areas have been retained, lending great charm and luxury to the overall experience. Our family... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

WE stayed at the B+B for 2 nights and chose it for its location as well as the photos we saw on Trip Advisor. We weren't disappointed! We travelled from the airport by tram - it is about a 5/10 minute walk from the stop. The rooms are very impressive - high ceilings and oak panelling. We stayed on the... More 

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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
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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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: $120 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — B+B Edinburgh 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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“We were in Room 10 on the 3rd floor, views were amazing”
 of 5 bubbles louised418, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“18 people in our party so saw lots of rooms and no one had complaints. Go higher floor for best view of Edinburgh castle on the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles hjj892, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They are all fine, but the cheap ones on top 4th floor at the front have a sloping ceiling, which you can bang your head on.”
 of 5 bubbles f2s, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The family suite had a great view on Dean Village”
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“Cold water wasn't working correctly on shower.”
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