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Portsburgh Court

38 reviews
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  • Average18%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a good hotel alternative if you cannot find a good airbnb and don't want to stay in a hostel - this is a happy medium. It was great to have our own room and bathroom and both were very clean, which is a...More

Thank Joy P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It was a student room in a modern block close to Grassmarket, Castle and the fringe venues. The room was en suite, clean with free wifi. Each group of rooms had access to a shared kitchen. Bedding and towels were provided. During the fringe and...More

Thank Neptune24
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I stayed here for the tattoo, when rooms in Edinburgh are at a premium, but I had a very nice double studio with a view of the castle, with bathroom and kitchen for a very reasonable cost. This is student accommodation in term time, and...More

Thank gilly2212
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We spend there just 1 night, but it was good option. It is in walking distance from railway station (in case if you haven't got much luggage). Down the street is a supermarket. Facilities are in good condition. Staff members are friendly and helpful.

Thank Nika_Alov
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I rented 3 rooms with a shared kitchen/diner during last years Fringe. The rooms were quite basic but were cleaned regularly and any problems we had (e.g. the door closer broke) were sorted within a couple of hours. The reception staff and room staff were...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$83 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$83 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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"610, despite being near the lift, was very quiet and had a castle view."
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"try to get a room on the side away from the road - lots of delivery vehicles around 6am!"
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"Just really avoid the property"
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"Ask for a room on the street side for great views of the castle!"
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