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Sherwood Guest House

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Vivienne makes this place. She is an Edinburgh insider--warm, savvy, gracious, stately, and wise. My sister and I might have had a disastrous stay in Edinburgh-my suitcase was lost upon arrival by Air France, and a number of meetings and transit connections went awry as...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 6 October 2015

Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you and your sister during your whirlwind trip to Scotland and I hope to see you again next year. Vivienne

Reviewed 14 September 2015

Close to public transit and 20 minute walk to town. Continental breakfast was adequate.The room was small and cluttered. There was not enough room to walk around the twin beds. One had to crawl across one bed to get to the bathroom. At night suitcases...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Stayed at Sherwood Guesthouse during the Fringe Festival. The hostess was very friendly and had wonderful suggestions for dining, shopping, attractions and excursions. Rooms were clean, but bed was not as comfortable as I prefer. Breakfast was a spread of meats, cheeses, pastries, and breads....More

Thank bugbr410
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 6 October 2015

Thank you for your review. All rooms are serviced every day unless guests are still in their rooms during servicing times. It would have been helpful if you had brought this to my attention at the time as this would have been rectified immediately. I...More

Reviewed 1 September 2015

Location is acceptable but that's where it stops. Room was so small we had to pile our suitcases in front of the door when going to bed. There was a small safe in a closet which could be picked up and removed. No security at...More

Thank Roy O
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 4 September 2015

Thank you for your review. If you would permit me a right of reply. I am somewhat dismayed that you felt able to comment on the whole house when you only stayed in one room during your visit and therefore are not in a position...More

Reviewed 31 August 2015

We have just enjoyed four nights at Tom and Rowena's guest house. We couldn't be happier. The rooms were a little cramped but comfortable a great location and breakfast was the highlight of the day. We would stay here again if we come back to...More

Thank Steve M
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Free Parking
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Hi Kathleen. Free parking is limited in Edinburgh but I am lucky enough to have 3 parking spaces in the drive which are on a first come first served basis. Within the immediate area there is pay and display parking and... More
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"Excellent family room."
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"Zimmer zum Garten sind etwas ruhiger, vor allem im Sommer wenn man das Fenster öffnet."
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"Room 5 is away from the traffic but up a narrow flight of stairs. Not good if you've got a heavy port to..."
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