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Halifax Region, Canada
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Gifford House is a real find in an era of soulless big city accommodation. The hotel is run by live-in owners who are interested in their guests' experience, who are eager to satisfy their expectations and who maintain the property to a high standard. They were very helpful, responding right away to our tourist queries. Our room was large ,...

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3Thank Archie K
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We were welcomed by David and Margaret, who accommodated us on relatively short notice! Lovely rooms, and all the comforts away from home. They were also so helpful in giving us advice/directions on how to see and do all that we wanted to experience! Very Accessible by bus! Breakfast included many choices, served beautifully, and delicious! Great pricing

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2Thank m1815
Twinsburg, Ohio
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Beautiful B&B. Warm welcome from host with great recommendation on local pub for dinner and information on short bus ride into town to visit all the sights. Great location- close to bus stop/route. Also, helped us locate laundrette nearby. Friendly hosts, clean, comfortable room & lovely breakfasts. Would definitely stay here again.

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1Thank Rnfmanana
Chillicothe, Ohio
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Loved this place so much we stayed a second night. The owners, Margaret & David, were born to own a B&B. Their gift of hospitality, attention to detail & cleanliness, along with their friendly personalities make this the perfect place to call home while in Edinburgh. .

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1Thank EG54
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Very close to Edingburgh centre bus stop accross the road easy peasy, room very very nice and comfortable,the food is lovely. David and Margaret are so attentive, ask for haggis at breakfast we didn't and wish we had. hey know everything about the local area.

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1Thank david s
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We stayed two nights, the place was good and clean. The breakfast was delicious. The only concern I had was that cars on the streets nearby seemed to have been broken into, so if you drive there be aware of this.

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1Thank Cris B
St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Gifford House is a lovely place to stay whilst visiting Edinburgh. We8oll served by public transit, the central city and Old Town are easily reached. The rooms are nicely equipped and the beds are very comfortable. The Dows are generous and considerate hosts. The breakfasts are delicious and the prices are very reasonable. We will stay again.

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1Thank Upalong
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Gifford House is friendly, clean, comfortable, and breakfast is excellent. We really enjoyed our stay. Taking a bus to Old Town is convenient. It was a good value for the cost. I recommend it to others.

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1Thank FlagMark
Reviewed 12 August 2015

A lovely 4 star hotel managed by a first class family. Breakfast was superb, with a wide variety of quality selections. Internet was a useful add on (and quite fast) help us organize the rest of our trip. This hotel is so nicely looked after, I definitely recommend this place. Fotis

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1Thank fotis k
Ribeirao Preto, SP
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Starting from the warmful reception from Margaret until the small details inside our rooms, everything was wonderful, perfect. Thank you Margaret and David for such an unforgettable experience in Edinburgh

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gifford House is an elegant 4 Star GOLD guest house located one and a quareter miles from the Royal Mile.David and Margaret the resident owners like to offer their guests a high quality of comfort and serviceAll our rooms have been refurbished to a very high standard with your comfort in mind ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gifford House

Address: 103 Dalkeith Rd., Edinburgh EH16 5AJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $130 - $396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gifford House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We had a family room ad it was very large and bright”
 of 5 bubbles juliehall950, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You feel at home in their rooms.”
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“Top level is good for privacy”
 of 5 bubbles 372alasdairm, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Check if non-smoking.”
 of 5 bubbles MaL61, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“We had a street side room, which was not overshadowed by road traffic and provided a lovely view.”
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