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    Allison House Hotel

    17 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2AX, Scotland
    011 44 131 510 2149
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
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    • Average9%
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    “city centre” (36 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 173 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed at the Allison House for 2 nights first week in October. We booked late so got the last available which was the basement room. No worries, smallish but very clean (which is a big issue for my friend especially!) Downstairs was a little noisy-...More

    Thank Encarnita99
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in the room downstairs that doesn’t have a window. It was very cosy, but very nicely decorated, clean and had everything you needed. The location is about a 30 minute walk (straight so you can’t get lost) into the city or there are...More

    Thank libbyj0123
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Despite friendly staff, I'm afraid that the rooms (and to some extent the communal areas) need some serious TLC. Our room felt like it had been thrown together from a garage sale. A ridiculous mini ironing board, awful decor and a tiny bathroom with shower...More

    Thank James S
    Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

    This B&B is lovely. Booking was a pleasure, staff super helpful. Leave car here and bus it into city. We had a top floor room, really spacious. Got our cardio in doing the stairs but as there is no gym was really good.More

    Thank raelene61
    Response from AllisonHouseEdin, Manager at Allison House HotelResponded 4 October 2017

    It was great to have you staying with us, you were both a pleasure to meet. We are glad you got a chance to do a little cardio! We look forward to your next visit to Edinburgh, please do give us a call as we...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    A last minute booking on Late Rooms for a last minute trip to Edinburgh meant we were limited in where we could find a room in the city centre. Allison House Hotel is on the outskirts of the city on a good bus route and...More

    Thank Joanne_Laura
    Response from AllisonHouseEdin, Manager at Allison House HotelResponded 4 October 2017

    It was great to have you staying with us, you were both a pleasure to meet. We look forward to your next visit to Edinburgh, please do give us a call as we will be more than happy to accommodate you again.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$57 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    Debbie J
    22 February 2016|
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    Response from AllisonHouseEdin | Property representative |
    No Sorry, due to the building being Georgian with planning restrictions and the desire to keep the buildings original features, we are unable to add a lift. However, our helpful staff will always be on hand to help you up... More
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    "Don't stay in basement! Opt for the rooms upstairs where we got a peek of a pretty, spacious room with a..."
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    "If you don't mind climbing the stair, the top floor is great"
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    "Turn up early to get a parking space."
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    "All rooms are above or below the main (entry, office, breakfast) floor."
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