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Elder York Guest House

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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All reviewsflights of stairsno liftbus stationreach receptiongreat locationyork place tram stopfull scottish breakfastroom was cleanlovely guesthousebreakfast was excellentset you up for the daygave us a mapcity centrehappily stay here againroad noiseyogurtomni centre
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The location is ideal for getting around the city, near the train, bus stops and lots of restaurants, shops and co-ops. Each room had it's own bathroom and the accommodations were plenty for our family, there were seven of us. There was breakfast. The rooms...More

Thank SeniorRye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I received a most warm welcome back to the Elder York, this was my third visit. Car parking can be a problem during the week but Drummond Place nearby, had free parking from Friday 5.30pm until Monday morning. This fabulous location is close to all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a night in Edinburgh and this was reasonably priced.Nice hotel,bit of a climb up to reception but the room clean and tidy ,the location noisy right by tram line and road,and late at night very noisy.Bed was very hard but nice shower and nice...More

Thank ragman1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at Elder York Guest House with 2 friends. It is a very conveniently located place to stay. We walked all over Old and New Edinburgh. The room was spacious and clean. Breakfast was good. The shower was good. There are a lot of...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After climbing so many stairs was given a Luke warm welcome. When advised my husband was following I was asked if I was in contact with him so I could let him in without ringing the bell due to another guest complaining of noise.. I...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$106 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$106 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
...More
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Donna M
November 22, 2017|
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Response from MargaretJD | Reviewed this property |
Th Elder York Guest House doesn’t have any car parking facilities. However it is close to public transport. The airport tram is within 5 minutes and the Waverley Train Station only 10 minutes walk away.
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aannetteharris
October 20, 2014|
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Tram to the front door from the airport, 1st stop to last stop
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"We did have some noise from traffic in the street, so a back room might be quieter."
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"Didn't see other rooms and didn't get a choose"
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"If you are able to climb 4 flights of stairs or more to your room with our luggage then this is the hotel for..."
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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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