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    Star Villa

    36 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    • Very good24%
    • Average2%
    • Poor5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

    Having booked a room over 2 months in advance, Doreen emailed me to cancel it within a week of my visit to Edinburgh. She'd made a last minute arrangement to go on holiday herself, and so booked me into somewhere else. After years of successful...More

    Thank Hazel B
    Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

    Doreen was very friendly and welcoming. Room was spotless. We stayed in the small double room on the second floor. Wet room with a power shower. The food was excellent. Plenty of toiletries and tea/coffee etc. Within walking distance to the town centre and theatres.

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    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    Doreen was very nice and welcoming. The room is very tiny and I don't think it's really suitable to be rented for this price. The tv doesn't work properly and we were not very sure about the cleanliness of the bed sheets. The hostel is...More

    Thank Rja88
    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    Our stay got off to a good start straight away with a lovely warm welcome from Doreen who promptly took us to our room and gave us a map of Edinburgh and directions to princess street and the main drag which is close by. Our...More

    Thank stleonardsguest
    Reviewed 21 August 2016

    The owner is a nice and warm lady with lots of experience in hosting guests from allover the world. Starvilla has the benefit of a great central location in the Theatre district, at walking distance of both the Old and New Town. Our family room...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Edinburgh
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    "Family room for 5 located on the street side but not an issue. Few traffic during the night even in the..."
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    "Ground floor rooms are very noisy."
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    "A bit off the beaten path, or so it seemed to us. Appeared to be college dorms across the street."
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    "Email Doreen before you arrive with any requests as she answered my emails quite quickly."
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