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Reviewed 4 August 2009

We approached Edinburgh in a rainstorm, at rush hour, on the wrong side of the road, without a proper map. We were stressed! Donna greeted us with warmth and hospitality, made us a pot of tea, and answered all our questions. The house and room were beautiful, the breakfast was delicious and the breakfast room was a feast for your... More 

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Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 26 April 2009

The guest house is set in a residential neighborhood with many other guest houses. Donna is a wonderful hostess. Her rooms are clean, comfortable and priced right. And her breakfast is to die for. Fresh fruits, eggs to order and yummy cereals and yogurts. We began and ended our trip at this lovely Guest House and could not have asked... More 

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Enfield Middlesex
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Reviewed 6 December 2008

We arrived at The Kilmaurs House after a long hard journey. We could not have had a warmer welcome from our host Donna McKinlay. Tea and bikkies as we arrived. The rooms we had were excellent, recently decorated to a high standard indeed. The Breakfast is legendary. Fresh fruits cerials and trditional breakfast, and I am sure anything you asked... More 

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Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 12 November 2008

After traveling throughout Europe for a month, this guest house was definitely the best! We were offered tea / coffee and cookies upon arrival and when we had to leave at 6 a.m. on Sunday morning, the owners got up with us and gave us quick, easy directions to the airport and send us off with a packed breakfast. Highlights:... More 

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Marseille, France
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Reviewed 16 April 2008

We've just arrived from a 3 days trip in Edinburgh and we found for sure one of the best guesthouse in the city. We were welcomed by a very nice woman, Donna McKinlay, who offered us a cup of tea with some biscuits at our arrival. The breakfast was huge and delicious (all kinds of fresh fruits, cereals, and all... More 

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California
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Reviewed 26 August 2007

We spent more than 5 weeks traveling throughout the UK and Ireland. Kilmaur's Guest House was the best experience and value for money. The breakfast was THE BEST. Donna helped us with arrangements for our next B and B, gave us free tickets to tour the Britannia, packed us a huge breakfast-to-go the day we left early to tour the... More 

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Cumbria, England
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Reviewed 4 December 2006

We have stayed at Kilmaurs Guest House several times and have always been made extremely welcome. The house is a real 'home from home', clean, warm and comfortable. The breakfast is truly delicious and such a choice! Always a good selection of fresh fruit, yoghurt, cereal etc and there is a truly substantial cooked breakfast to follow (haggis, black pudding,... More 

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Reviewed 28 August 2006

My wife and I have just returned from an excellent 3 night stay at the Kilmaurs Guest House in Edinburgh. The guest house is located in central Edinburgh in a covenient location close to bus routes and provides superb quality accommodation at a resonable price - a rare thing in Edinburgh. The house itself is a lovely traditional building and... More 

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Address: 9 Kilmaurs Road, Edinburgh EH16 5DA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel Class:3 star — Kilmaurs Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Kilmaurs Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Kilmaurs Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“Think of the bathrooms if you are XXL person!”
 of 5 bubbles Txecco, 29 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Did not see the other rooms.”
  • Nicely decorated room
 of 5 bubbles jdsjas, 31 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Book early, as they seemed to have no problem filling up.”
 of 5 bubbles gtennant, 2 Jul 2013 | Read review
“My room at the back (9) was comfortable, very quiet and had a good view. The shower room was perfect for me but it was rather small and might have been too cramped for a tall person as the ceiling sloped.”
 of 5 bubbles deborah_seabrook, 18 Jun 2012 | Read review
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