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York House Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basic hotel, run down around the edges. Ideal location for sightseeing. Friendly receptionist who said she would upgrade us as we stayed for 3 nights. Not sure what the original room would have been like but the upgrade was very basic but clean. Recommend on...More

Thank CGO2015
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My stay was the worst night of a month-long European trip. Way overpriced, and a bit depressing. Very loud room. Positives: the sheets were clean and so was the room, although the curtains were coming off the rods and the furniture was scruffy and ugly.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights, staff very obliging and friendly... unfortunately these were the only positives. No lift to any floors, very unclean with shower covered in mould- black and pink, hair dryer blew up ( with the replacement hair dryer blowing up as well),...More

Thank em3236
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Very Basic guesthouse, areas need refurbished, our room was clean enough though and it done for a night but you were given a code for the outside door as the reception closed at 11pm and told if you would be sleeping in the street if...More

Thank catrinay0ung
Reviewed 19 December 2017

On the plus side they have clearly responded to some of the reviews, the WiFi works in Room 2, the shower curtain has been replaced, the tap has been fixed and the curtains are now hung again. The curtains are still too long but that...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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York House Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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Response from Rachel K | Reviewed this property |
No idea, I flew then got the tram which stopped outside
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"Stay in a different hotel"
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"Currently at the front upper floors. Construction site at back and main road it front."
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"Ask for a room facing away from York Place, because this is a very busy street and the windows are..."
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"Room 5 is at the back of the hotel so is quiet."
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