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Edinburgh Thistle Guest House

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  • Poor17%
  • Terrible33%
9 Mar 2018
“Cheap and not very cheerful.”
7 Aug 2017
“Not the best”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Horrendous place! £49 for a bed. No service, kettle, iron, WiFi didn’t work. Ensuite is a cupboard with door that doesn’t close and shower floods floor. Can’t fill kettle in room so have to use shared bathroom but then kettle didn’t even work. Guy I...More

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 9 March 2018

This place needs money spending on it, from ill-fitting doors, wobbly shelves and lack of lighting. Staff are conspicuous by their absence! I stayed a few days and never met another person. The price was cheap and the bedding was clean - that's it. There...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My husband had booked a few days away for us after Christmas as a surprise .Sadly my husband's uncle passed away quite suddenly .understandable my husband was distraught . I phoned the hotel first chance I got to cancel the booking and explained fully as...More

Thank kirren l
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Firstly the room looked nothing like the one shown on the website. The room smelt odd. One of the power sockets on the wall was smashed and held together with tape. The mirror in the room was out of a hairdressers. Complete with slot for...More

Thank Stu B
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Well... I can see that some folk have left scathing reviews, and that's your right but c'mon, what did you expect? But I'm looking at it from a pragmatic viewpoint. Yes, it's flawed. But FFS, I only paid £25 for an en-suite room. In Edinburgh,...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Edinburgh Thistle Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Edinburgh Thistle Guest House Scotland
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Response from Stu B | Reviewed this property |
There's nothing nice about it
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