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    Elder York Guest House

    38 Elder Street, Edinburgh EH1 3DX, Scotland
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          1 - 5 of 261 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Harry made us so welcome on arrival. It was my wife's treat for my birthday. A lovely room and the breakfast was wonderful. The porridge was cooked to perfection. A perfect location near the city centre. Adjacent to the Bus Station and only a 10...More

          Thank SpectrumNorm
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Booked in for a Sunday night stay , great central location, short walk to the Edinburgh Play house & Princess Street. Over 40 stairs to climb to reach reception, very fast check in with payment requested at check in. Room comfortable & breakfast was very...More

          Thank Ju2511
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Pros: Great location right by bus, train and tram station making getting anywhere easy. It was easy to walk to all the sights in a short amount of time. Room was large. Full Scottish breakfast was great. Negatives: 3-4 flights of stairs to rooms. Furniture...More

          Thank christy1030
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          After reading raving reviews I decided on Elder York for our Edinburgh accommodation. What a disaster! Dont stay here. It is extremely noisy and the rooms are below average. Meter Parking is about a 5 min walk away. Wifi and breakfast is good. How I...More

          Thank VintagePrincess1973
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          I would definitely stay here again. Staff were helpful. Easy check in and easy to find. Very central, 5min walk to train station. Rooms were clean and big with bathrooms. Noisy in morning with it being on main road. Very tasty breakfast. Only negative is...More

          Thank Sam M
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$93 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 13
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          aannetteharris
          please can you tell me the best way to get to elder York guest house from Edingburgh airport?
          20 October 2014|
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          Response from eggo58 |
          Tram to the front door from the airport, 1st stop to last stop
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          jo_ann751
          à quel étage devons-nous avoir la chambre pour faire le moins d'escaliers? mon mari a été malade donc il faudra utiliser le moins possible les escaliers. merci de répondre
          7 May 2016|
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          paranao
          Good evening, I want to know what time they start serving breakfast?
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          "Brilliant location in the centre of the city. Adjacent to the Bus Station and only 10 minutes walk to..."
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          "Great hotel if your young and fit"
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