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    Caravel Guest House

    30 London Street, Edinburgh EH3 6NA, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good52%
    • Average20%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “place to stay” (3 reviews)
    “city centre” (4 reviews)
    “minute walk” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    I’ve genuinely no idea how this place has any good reviews. It was god awful, although as we were leaving we did notice that some of the other rooms looked considerably better than ours (room 31) although still extremely undesirable to say the least. Our...More

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    Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

    This guest house is in the New Town, close to many fashionable restaurants and pubs. Nothing is a long walk in Edinburgh. Our double room was spacious and the bathroom was nicely sized. Breakfast was a little spare but it is advertised as continental. Unlike...More

    Thank dxmyekat
    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    With the Tattoo & Fringe in the final days it was hard for us to find a reasonably priced place to stay in Edinburgh and this place filled our void perfectly. It's modest standard but clean & tidy, a decent breakfast included. It does have...More

    Thank Michael R
    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    Me and my fiance went to Edinburgh in June and we spent 3 there. We were well welcome and the room given was very nice. The room was very spacious. And the bathroom also. The breakfast was okay though we were expecting a bit more...More

    Thank anista h
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    I stayed at Caravel Guest house on 30th May along with my 2 friends in a spacious room, the guest house itself is a beautiful house with a winding staircase going down to the dining room and located nearby the city centre. The only inconvenience...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Caravel Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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    "Check the bathroom of one of the rooms which is quite cramped."
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