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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Arrived at the hotel and checked in, told we were in room 34 (ground floor) which we didn't really mind but would have preferred a room on a higher floor. Entered the room to find a window with a view of only a brick wall, paint chipped off the walls bearing the plaster, sealant on the windows to keep them...

Thank laurenpemberton
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel for a short stay at Edinburgh. Booked this through a web site with attractive offer. But breakfast was not included. The room for 3 persons at 40 pounds!! On seeing some reviews I thought this hotel may be very tidy. But I found it opposite. I was allocated a room in second floor. We had to...

Thank cheenu1424
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room was nice, simple but cosy. The only issue is that it wasn't very warm, neither the water for my morning shower. But the staff was friendly and the room clean. I think for the money I paid it was a good room. Location not great but many shops around within 5-7 min walk. 4 buses takes you to...

Thank Riri82-84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights, and never going back again! The property was very old and everything in the room was substandard! It got very noisy because I could hear people going up /down the stairs! It's not very close to the city centre either, you're better off staying in a budget hotel!

Thank Hania A
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The room we got for 4 people was very cheap, 50 pounds a night but, with the 8 pounds per person for breakfast, and 3 pounds for wifi a day it racked up pretty quick. There are a TON of places to stay close to here that were around the same price for better quality. Our room was right by...

Thank Francois M
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed just for 1 night. It's a simple place about 20mins out of the Edinburgh city. There was a mixup with my booking but the lady at check in was able to offer me one of the executive rooms at a discounted rate. It has a very old fashioned interior and no lift so if you don't like stairs look...

Thank HazforHolidays
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The hotel and especially the room are dark and tired. My room was dingy but it was clean. The bathroom was the saving grace - it was new, modern and the shower was great. They turn off the neat at night so it was cold. I asked at the front desk and the clerk had trouble speaking English ( most...

Thank daningram
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I stayed at Edinburgh house for one night after hogmanay. The location is fantastic (only 5-10 minutes walk to the tram), it was warm, cosy, clean and the staff were super helpful. We asked if we could upgrade to a double room, and they obliged free of charge. If you are looking for a short stay in Edinburgh I would...

1Thank Jaydos84
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

When we checked in they gave us room 14, gorgeous, cosy, quiet but my daughter had problems climbing the spiral stairs that led to the second floor. I kindly asked if they could change it and the following day they put us in a comfortable room in the garden. The staff is very caring and efficient. The building is old...

Coatbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 December 2016

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi

Additional Information about Edinburgh House Hotel

Address: 90-92 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AY, Scotland (Formerly Balfour House)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Free Breakfast
Price Range: $38 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Edinburgh House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Go for Room 3 if available.”
 of 5 bubbles RalphsLife, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms we used were 15&16 not good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles oldvet, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“don't leave windows open with valuablesome in ”
 of 5 bubbles 528walkern, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles julesmayb, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't assume B&B's include breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles W6000CIharrym, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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