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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
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“no lift”(21 reviews)
“bus station”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Rooftop Bar
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All reviewsflights of stairsno liftbus stationb breach receptiongreat locationfull scottish breakfastroom was cleanlovely guesthousebreakfast was excellentset you up for the daygave us a maphappily stay here againcity centreroad noiseomni centreyork place
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Stayed at Elder York Guest House with four friends at the end of October. Lovely, clean and comfortable accommodation. All our rooms were fine for a short stay. The guest house is very central to get to all parts of Edinburgh. The owners were very...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at Elder York Guest House for 2 nights in September. The guest house is in a good location not far from the bus station and city centre. The room was basic but comfortable and the breakfast was quite nice. The...More

Thank Gabstatori
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I've stayed here a number of times before and when I'm back in Edinburgh next year with a friend, I will be doing so again. This family run guest house is perfectly located in central Edinburgh and it's nightly rate is most reasonable and includes...More

Thank MargaretJD
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We recently booked a 2 night stay here. The room was basic and needed updating. Our radiator leaked and had soaked the carpet as we were shown in the room. So we complained about it.. but there was no other rooms there available. So the...More

Thank Debbie Q
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We stayed at Elder York Guesthouse for one night at the end of July. The room was basic, but had everything you need for a night's stay in the city. We did miss the breakfast, so cannot comment on that, but the owner was very...More

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Donna M
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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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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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