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Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Despite our late arrival, Maureen was here to greet us. We were shown to our room and we discussed our preferred breakfast time. After a good night of sleep in a clean, spacious room we were greeted to a simple but generous breakfast. She did not hesitate to answer our questions about Edinburgh and even gave us tips on where... More 

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3 Thank LemonLime10
england
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2013

I'm leaving this review as constructive criticism as many aspects of Maureen's b and b were excellent - parking , cleanliness , size of room. My partner and I and small baby booked the room at extremely short notice during the Edinburgh marathon so were grateful to have anywhere at all to stay that was of realistic price . On... More 

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3 Thank louisa71
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2012

Booked to stay here for a wedding at Our Dynamic Earth which was only a shirt walk away. The rooms were fantastic and the breakfast was great. Maureen was a fantastic host and very accommodating considering I had made a miscalculation regarding the number of rooms we needed. Would definitely recommend and hopefully will return one day!

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2 Thank Saralou79
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Just returned from a 2 night stay at this fab bnb. Maureen is a great hostess and I would highly recommend a stay here. We were in the large double which is massive!!! Everywhere is very clean and tidy. The breakfast is plentiful- amazing choice and certainly fills you up. This place is amazing value and we will be returning... More 

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2 Thank sophieh1983
Manchester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Edinburgh's accommodation is usually over-expensive and I wasn't preparing for a luxury experience for £67.50 per room. But Maureen's B&B was a really good surprise. The house is well located 15 minute-walk from the Royal Mile; parking is easy.We had a double room and a twin. The double room, in front of the house was absolutely huge. We felt like... More 

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5 Thank Crumpet2009
Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Located 12 minutes from bottom of royal mile. So location excell, 8 min from bus to west end. Attitude excellent, twin beds good, breakfast very good, eggs bacon replaced by thin ham and cheese. Parking available if only 1 other guest. Furniture, and room size exception able.

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2 Thank travelroc12
Salzburg
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2012

Another late review for this truly excellent b&b, for which I apologize to Maureen, its most gracious host. When I had to change my travel plans after a car accident, I ended up stranded in Edinburgh for a weekend in September 2011 and quickly had to find accommodation. I expected it to be quiet, clean, friendly and within walking distance... More 

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3 Thank SalzburgLaddie
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2011

We were delighted to meet Maureen, and even now about 3 weeks later we still remember the warmth and friendliness of Maureen. This was one of the best in our month of BnBs and hotels. It was a relief to find that breakfast was NOT cooked (how much black pudding can one eat day after day) but fully continental...great choices... More 

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2 Thank Luke W
Budapest, Hungary
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2011

Maureen's B&B is the best one I have ever stayed in. The house was clean and spacious. The garden looks charming. Although the railway passes at the end of the garden, this is no bother at all since the noise is very little. Our room came with an en-suite bathroom which was small but sufficient. Nicely decorated, and it had... More 

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3 Thank AbhainnMacKay
Tucson, Arizona
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2011

I am so late in posting this review, so my apologies to Maureen. We loved it. The location was in a quiet residential area but near enough to Holyrood and the Royal Mile one could walk it. There is a bus line near by and an excellent Chinese restaurant (I'm sorry I don't recall the name). There was also a... More 

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2 Thank mjsTwinCities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elderfields is situated in one of Edinburgh's residential areas and is a fine example of early Victorian architecture. The Elderfields Guest House was built around 1850 and is tucked away opposite the picturesque Queens Park and Holyrood Palace and close to the bottom of the Royal Mile. Princes Street is just a 15/20 minute walk away, with Edinburgh Castle dominating the local skyline. The Elderfields Guest House really couldn't be more convenient for visitors wanting to fully experience Edinburgh at its historic and vibrant best. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elderfields Guest House

Address: 23 Spring Gardens | Holyrood, Edinburgh EH8 8HU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $58 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Elderfields Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Ask for a back room, with a view over the garden.”
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