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Straven Guest House

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“b b”(112 reviews)
“city centre”(35 reviews)
“guest lounge”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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All reviewsb bcity centreguest loungea short bus rideporridgegreat hostsyogurtwe loved our stayhuge bedroom was spotlesshome from homeperfect locationexcellent breakfastcooked breakfastmacsineadportobello
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Reviewed 25 March 2010

Returned to Portobello this weekend to enjoy this beautiful guest house and meet the welcoming owners again. Our room was spotless and spacious just as we remembered and the long, clean, sandy beach (which is about 20 strides away) and promenade give you the chance...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2010

We were so happy with Mac & Marian's hospitality, we know we would definitely come back & stay with them. They dont allow pets in their premise & the premise is smoke free. We had good sleep throughout our stay. The room is spacious, beautifully...More

Thank emyliamohdnor
Reviewed 23 March 2010

Lovely friendly hosts who serve wonderful breakfasts (lots of choice). Extremely clean and comfortable (rooms and guest lounge) and a stones throw from the beach. Have stayed twice and hope to visit again before too long.

Thank Millie000
Reviewed 23 March 2010

Enjoyed a relaxing two nights at Straven. Excellent position for visiting Edinburgh, bus stop very short distance away so no need to take the car into the centre. Convenient walk to local pubs and restaurants. Beautifully clean, warm (it was February!) and friendly guest house....More

Thank lucytoffee
Reviewed 22 March 2010

Outstanding B&B; Mac & Marion were great. They were very genuine and went above & beyond with being helpful. I hope to go back and I am going to recommend to all I know, that if they plan on a trip to Edinburgh anytime, they...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$78 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$78 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"One room with seaview, it is No. 3"
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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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