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Elder York Guest House

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average16%
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All reviewsflights of stairsno liftbus stationreach receptiongreat locationfull scottish breakfastroom was cleanlovely guesthousebreakfast was excellentset you up for the daygave us a maphappily stay here againcity centreroad noiseomni centreyork placeyogurt
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Reviewed January 13, 2017

After a very long journey I arrived at Elder York Guest House wanting no more than a nap in a quiet room. The young man who greeted me quickly accessed my needs and upgraded me to a larger and very quiet room. I promptly fell...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Just stayed here from the 16th for 3 nights me and my partner visit edinburgh every year christmas shopping and found this through booking.com lovely hotel clean very central 5 min walk from train station. Staff very friendly and can't do enough for u our...More

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Reviewed December 6, 2016

We booked a room for one night , when we arrived we found we had to go four and a half flights upstairs to the reception area, then another two flights to the attic where our room was. When asked they claimed it was clearly...More

1  Thank Hecfranfmac
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Visited with my stepson on a Sunday for 1 night, quick check in, bedroom was a twin with en suite. Good size room and cumfy beds. Nice clean practical bathroom with shower basin and wc. Breakfast in the morning was very good. Would recommend, 5...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2016

Stayed here for a couple of days to celebrate my wife's birthday.On entering we had to go up 4 flights of stairs to reception,which we were aware of,so no to bad.We were greeted by Harry,lovely chap and very helpful,he even put a bottle of prosseco...More

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US$107 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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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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