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Straven Guest House

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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“b b”(112 reviews)
“north sea”(5 reviews)
“wonderful hosts”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bnorth seawonderful hostscity centrea short bus rideporridgeguest loungeyogurtwe loved our stayhuge bedroom was spotlessbed and breakfastperfect locationexcellent breakfasthome from homefull scottish breakfastcooked breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chris and Sinead are a friendly couple who run a very comfortable, clean and well decorated eco-friendly guest house situated close to Portobella beach with every amenity well covered. Our bed was excellent and the en-suite shower was large and well powered. A separate lounge...More

Thank ConradWebster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This b&b was amazing. The couple who run it are so kind and friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. They kept us informed of local events which was really appreciated and the breakfasts never disappointed. I will definitely visit again and would...More

Thank Jack T
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We received great service from the hosts. Clean, comfortable rooms, so much choice at breakfast. Nothing too much trouble for them. We were meeting up with family and friends and they kindly gave us the use of a lounge to entertain them. Guest house is...More

Thank Liz F
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Everything was fine. Nice rooms, great breakfast, specially Chris´ marmelade! As everyone said, the hosts are very friendly and helpful. We liked the lounge and cool are the carpets. Those are very thick and that might be the reason why you don't hear anything next...More

Thank nicolemueller7
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The hosts are super friendly and helpful in providing local information. Not to mention the stellar breakfasts. The service provided here is above 5 star. Rooms are cozy and comfortable as well. The location is quiet and right near the bus stop. It is also...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$78 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (13)
Hotel & Grounds (101)
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lynnejames2017
3 August 2017|
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Response from SandCWatson | Property representative |
Hi there, yes there is a hairdryer in every bedroom. Kind Regards, Sinead and Chris
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"Upstairs bedrooms appear a little larger than downstairs."
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"I am sure they are all good"
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"I don't remember my room number but I could see some water view between interesting buildings."
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"Ground floor rooms for those with mobility problems - some higher up face the sea"
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