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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2011

Windmill House is a wonderful Georgian house with spacious, well decorated rooms and a fabulous ensuite bathroom. On arrival I was shown where the guest sitting room was before being taken upstairs to my room. I was told that badgers came out to be fed at night but alas I failed to see them. Breakfast was served in a beautiful...

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3Thank OzChele
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2011

Windmill House is elegant and beautiful, set in pretty, tranquil grounds just a few minutes walk from the main road into the city centre, only 5-10 minutes away by bus/taxi. You could easily feel you were in the middle of the countryside once there though. The house and rooms are very spacious, the beds fabulously comfortable,with large bathrooms and great...

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1Thank Ann M
London
Reviewed 7 July 2011

Quite hard to find so make sure you have good directions. If arriving late, try not to disturb the feeding badgers! Ample free parking. Hard to think your only a mile from the centre with the badgers and other wildlife. Lovely Georgian house. Our room was brilliant; spacious, decorated exquisitely, powerful shower, great comfy bed. No tea/coffee/kettle in the room...

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3Thank Staro30
Hillsborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2011

We have stayed here several times. Previously B and B cost £55. They now add £15 to cover breakfast. ( carton orange juice! ) As such £70 is too expensive. Numerous other better value accommodations are available. I doubt if we will return.

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4Thank Jiw330
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 4 June 2011

We stayed at the Windmill House recently and would highly recommend it. It is a beautiful home and the rooms are large and very nice. The house is situated on a hill in a very nice area of Edinburgh. We did not have a car while staying there, so it was a little difficult walking up the hill to the...

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2Thank ranchgaljean
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2011

Arrival reception poor . We stayed two nights and during the afternoon of our first day's stay we returned to find no heating or hot water available this was at the beginning of March and no one at home .The flushing of the WC was also not functioning correctly. The morning of departure there was no one available to complete...

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3Thank coco186525
West Sussex
Reviewed 14 December 2010

House was very comfortable. It was in December when we stayed and there was a lot of ice and snow still around. The house is at the top of a steep drive which was very difficult for taxis to get to because of the ice. However, we put our walking boots on and managed to get out. We had a...

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Thank ElizabethWestSussex
London
Reviewed 21 August 2009

This is a great B&B. Excellent room, very comfortable bed and great breakfast. Vivienne and Mike are excellent hosts. It's handy for the Museum of Modern Art and a walk into town takes about half an hour, either along the Water of Leith as mentioned by another reviewer or along the road instead of waiting for a bus. As the...

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1Thank JamesRadish
Bucks
Reviewed 7 May 2009

We stayed here for a couple of nights, to see the city and on our way further North. Mrs Scott warmly welcomed us; our room was very nicely decorated and comfortable, with a large ensuite bathroom, and super views over the valley of the Water of Leith. Windmill House is at the end of a cul-de-sac and hidden away up...

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Twin Cities, Mn.
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Reviewed 30 May 2003

One of the pleasures of travelling is finding a delightful little hotel with atmosphere and charm. We felt like the Windmill House was a real find! Although not overwhelmingly impressive from the outside, once you step inside everything changes.The entryway is elegant, with a grand stairway leading up to the rooms on the second level. The rooms are an absolute...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Windmill House

Address: Coltbridge Gardens, Edinburgh EH12 6AQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Murrayfield
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Windmill House Hotel Edinburgh
Windmill House Edinburgh, Scotland
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