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Cannock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here last weekend, on a short weekend to see edinburgh christmas markets, ideal location for getting into city, no need to take car as bus right outside and very frequent. Very clean , comfortable and cosy. Very warm welcome, very informative hosts, overall great experience and slept like a log

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Lindsay Guest House. Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Keith More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We travelled to Edinburgh to catch up with distant relatives and see some sights and had been recommended Lindsay Guest House as a pace to stay - where we did for 3 nights in September. What a lovely place - very comfortable ground floor room, fresh air from the garden ( warm weather) excellent hosts and quality vegetarian breakfast to... More 

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for kindly taking the time to leave your review. Regards Keith More 

Mons, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were booked here when our reservation at another B&B was canceled. I think we were fortunate this happened. Spent three nights and enjoyed our stay; great hosts, quiet location, beautiful facility, good breakfast and good bus connections. We look forward to visiting again.

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Sorry I missed you on departure. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Keith More 

Augsburg, Bayern, Germany
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was the last of nine B&Bs of my third Scotland trip. I am fussy which 5 star rating I give. Here I find all in order to warrant this rating: the hosts and their house is spotless in all aspect of a good house to recommend it to other travellers. Keith is a perfect host and will provide all... More 

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Pleased you enjoyed our location and your stay. It would be our pleasure to welcome you when you next return to Scotland. Warmest regards Keith More 

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely guest house.Room nice and airy with en-suite shower room.Bus stops close by for direct travel into Edinburgh.Choice of breakfast is offered if you require it.Would recommend earplugs if light sleeper as room 1 is close to kitchen and office

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for kindly taking the time to review. We are pleased that you thought the Guest House was nice. Room 1 is as you say the only room that is close to the owners accommodation. Many guests request this room as it is very quiet and faces to the rear although we do appreciate that some noise may be... More 

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights with my son for the tattoo and fringe, pam and kieth are lovely friendly people who make you feel welcome and cook a lovely breakfast, the b&b is on the canal which is only a 20-30 minute walk from the centre, they are very helpful with all info on travel ect.

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Charlotte Thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent review. Pleased you enjoyed the tattoo and all that Edinburgh offers during the festival month. Best wishes Keith More 

Surrey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I have spent 2 nights at the Lindsay with my son and we loved the homely feel of this guesthouse. For us the location was perfect, near a tennis centre where my son had a tournament and close to the town centre( 10 minutes bus ride). Pamela and Keith are the perfect hosts: friendly and relaxed, always with a smile... More 

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting such an excellent review. Glad you felt at home in our Guest House. Good luck to Josh with the Tennis career and I am sure he will do just fine whatever. Keith More 

Brussels, Belgium
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Hello Keith, just wanted to thank you for the nice conversation we had this morning, probably the nicest breakfast chat I've ever had ! Great humour, great spirit and great country also :-) We'll be back :-)

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing.Pleased you enjoyed the conversation during breakfast. Keith More 

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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights with Pam and Keith our hosts in Edinburgh. They welcome you as friends or family make sure you find your way, and fully enjoy your visits round the city. Breakfast is complete and delicious, served in good humour in a pleasant dining room. The rooms are spotless clean, towels changed daily, full choice of tea/coffee etc..in... More 

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us so positively. Pleased you felt comfortable and at home in our Guest House. The weather being so good during your stay was an added bonus. I think you very much enjoyed Edinburgh. Kindest regards Keith More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My Mum and I stayed at the Lindsay Guest House for 2 nights at the end of May. Lovely guest house, Very charming. Keith and Pamela were lovely couple, very informative. We stayed in Room 3, large double with very large bay window looking out onto road. Lovely extras were nice, biscuits with the tea and coffee and some Eclair... More 

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LindsayEdinburgh, Owner at Lindsay Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such an excellent review and providing future guests an idea of our location and breakfast. So sorry that we could not provide you with haggis during your 2 days but we do vary this most days just to give foreign guests in particular a taster of traditional Scottish foods. Maybe I just wanted pleasant gusts to... More 

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Lindsay Guest house is a red sandstone Victorian listed building of great character. Located in the highly desirable Merchiston area it is on an excellent bus route which takes 10 - 15 minutes to make the journey to the city centre. For the more energetic it is possible to walk along the Union canal to the city centre (approx 30 minutes). Car parking available. (No cost) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lindsay Guest House

Address: 108 Polwarth Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1NN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $126 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lindsay Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Lindsay Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Downstairs means no stairs to navigate with heavy bags.”
 of 5 bubbles munro37, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Went with my three sisters and shared a lovely big room”
 of 5 bubbles 221patt, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Family room very big and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles clr902015, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Large double room overlooking the canal. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles lindad70, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We had the front bedroom with the bay window overlooking the front garden it was a lovely big comfortable room and not at all noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles allisonord, 17 Oct 2014 | Read review
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