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Pillars House

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Reviewed 28 July 2009

We arrived in edinburgh,stumbelled across this little gem,all the rooms are sound clean and tidy,the parking facilites are perfect and the breakfast table good laugh in the morning.Its location is perfect for the tourist.Thanks Edna and Phillipo from the lads at insituform.

Thank mince_9
Reviewed 21 July 2009

When driving up to the building you feel that you have maybe found a real gem, the historic building with its pillared frontage looks great, then you open the door and the stench of fried food greets you. When in your room, you open the window and the nausious smell of next doors take away mixes in, you dont need...

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Lancaster, PA
Reviewed 27 June 2009

Edna does more than any B&B owner I have ever met! She even let us call the States to fix our banking problem and didn't charge us. She truly wants to be helpful and made our stay feel like we were part of the family. The place is clean and the food is great and Philippo makes a very appitizing...

Thank MadamLB
Reviewed 17 June 2009

Everytime i stay, i never want to leave its so homely. Edna and Fillipo do a funtastic job - Lolvey breakfasts, very clean rooms and a central loacation. What more could you want??? I will be back soon, so see u all again, thankyou once again for your hospitality.

Thank sazx
Reviewed 16 June 2009

Although the Hotel is a little difficult to reach just now because of the tramworks, the welcome and service is well worth a moment's hassle. Edna and Filippo cannot be faulted for their care and attention....and banter! My colleague and I consider them friends and not just our 'hosts' for the duration. The tramworks do not disturb the guests unduly,...

Thank revian
Fort William
Reviewed 12 June 2009

I travelled to Edinburgh on Church business and was very satisfied with the comfort and amenities of the building. It is well situated with good transport links to the city centre. The food was good and I liked the large table and the conversation with other guests at breakfast. There were a few who had returned after previous visits which...

Thank FortWilliamJohn
carmarthen wales
Reviewed 12 June 2009

i would recommend this place 1million per cent fantastic staff Edna/Fillipo. i booked a party for 14 guys and this is the forth time ive stayed here at Pillars beautiful breakfast room very clean/ tidy well looked after what more could u ask for this place abs' great place u get treated like if ur their own we'll defo be...

Thank marvskibeat
Reviewed 7 June 2009

From tthe moment we arrived at Pillars House we couldn't have been made more welcome. Edna, Forbes and Phillipo were really friendly and helpful, which was great as we had never been to Edinburgh before. The on site private parking was a hugh bonus as was Forbes meeting us at the door. We checked in and were shown to our...

Thank cookerdoc
Felsberg / Chur
Reviewed 5 June 2009

Warm welcome. Lovely, funny, sunny and warmhearted people. We toured Scotland, started in Edinburgh at the Pillars House, we loved to come back after 14 days to end our holiday at the Pillars House, it felt like coming come. Ednas and Filippos humor is outstanding. Filippos breakfast is simply the best. We loved the place, the people, the city. The...

Thank Coci-Rainer
Reviewed 1 June 2009

very warm welcome from Edna & Filippo. nice rooms and ideally located in Leith, near Harbour and nice restaurants. the highlight of the weekend was the scottish breakfast (with Haggis) a la Filippo. Been there, done that got the t-shirt +certificate! great guest house to recommend. Edwin

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pillars house was originally built and owned by Crawford which were offices and a spirit store in the late 18th century. Most of the building still has a lot of its character left as you can see as you walk in through the main entrance. The courtyard where our free parking is situated was traditionally used as the delivery entrance where the horse and carts brought the whiskey from the highlands to be blended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pillars House

Address: 125 Constitution St. | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH6 7AE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $141 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pillars House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Try for the ground floor”
patsyjane2016, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 has three single beds, a good shower, opening window onto a quiet street for fresh air and was clean and comfortable.”
koworld, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you not used to late night city noise, ask for room at the back.”
juspa, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Just discuss with the staff what you are after and I am sure they will try to provide whatever you need.”
woodyw879, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Always notify when booking if you have special needs”
256chiquitas, 30 Apr 2015 | Read review
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