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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we had to drop our son off at Edinburgh University after Christmas break. We live in Leeds so we decided to make the weekend of it. We booked a double toom , en suite. We arrived about 5pm on Friday 13th January and the owner,Richard greeted us very warmly, showed us 'whats what in the area like bus routes etc....

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before our departure we received a text from Richard to confirm our arrival which was quite a surprise. Once I had confirmed our plans he was kind enough to accommodate us as we were due to arrive at the guest house 2 hours in advance of our anticipated time. Throughout our stay they made sure we were comfortable and were...

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Thank rsahani2004
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Richard was an absolute gentleman and greeted me on arrival. I would highly recommend staying at the Dorstan which was a palace for the moderate price charged. A taxi to the city centre is only around £5 and can be walked in 30-40mins comfortably. The room was very homely with all the required amenities and guests can come and go...

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Thank Andrew M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely little guesthouse in a nice neighbourhood of Edinburgh. About 10 minutes on the buss from the city centre. Lovely breakfast with lots of choice about what to have, all well cooked and fantastic. Really friendly staff

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Thank Edward H
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We arrived early evening on a trip to see Mamma Mia and Richard was there to greet us and take us through the locality and where all the best places were to go and how to get there. He phoned a taxi for us to get us to the theatre on time and had turned the heating on in our...

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Thank Janette F
Aachen, Germany
Reviewed 28 November 2016

+ Tasty breakfast + Clean save neibourhood + Friendly staff + Clean rooms + Good travel tipps + Lots of free parking spots + Good public transport connection o Lots of restaurants in 10min walking distance - Not in walking distance to old town

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Thank B D
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I arrived midday and Richard was there to greet me. He was so sweet! I travelled alone and he made sure I knew where I was going and that I was safe. Breakfast was absolutely delicious! Very very close to bus stop. Very clean house. My departure flight was in the early morning so Richard even offer to pack me...

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Thank ydushkova
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Pros Location quiet and safe Nice walk into town Breakfast lovely Good value Comfortable bed Owner very helpful with arranging busses walks etc Cons Bathroom shower poor Cold room though it was very cold outside Do not much not to like I would return given the opportunity

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Thank stuart c
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Even though the owner seemed a bit nervous when I arrived, he was extremely friendly and welcoming. My ensuite room as a solo traveler was very comfortable and fit my needs. Breakfast was delicious. Free parking is available. Located in a quiet neighborhood about a 20-30 minute walk from City Centre. Buses run on the main street, which is just...

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Thank Jan H
Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

It was like walking into a time warp with bad mismatched decor. The bed was clean so we stayed as we were tired from travelling . The en suite was awful - very dusty and badly laid out. The shower was hopeless - you could not get it to stay at a consistent temperature as the hot water was dangerously...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Dorstan Guest House

Address: 7 Priestfield Road, Edinburgh EH16 5HJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $60 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dorstan Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Dorstan Private Hotel
Dorstan Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“book early”
 of 5 bubbles 280kieranb, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 on the ground floor is ideal.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidBursonThomas, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's a very quiet street so any room would do”
 of 5 bubbles GoingAwayToo, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“only had the one room so nothing to compare”
 of 5 bubbles STEVEOVE, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room no 5 on suite in need of a plumber”
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