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    Gilmore City Centre Guest House

    51 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NT, Scotland
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    • Terrible57%
    1 week ago
    “Certainly not the Ritz, but cheap and convenient”
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a cheap and basic guesthouse close to the city centre. For the price, it is OK. The main gripe is the lack of parking anywhere near by. If you come by car you are most likely to get a ticket because the parking...More

    Thank Zotsha
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    This is by far the WORST guesthouse ever I've ever stayed in. Where to begin? The service (owner cannot be reached by phone, no replies by e-mail), the room (hygiene, (fire-)safety, broken shower), and completely over-priced. This "guesthouse" is a disgrace for the word "guesthouse"...More

    1  Thank Jan W
    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Well I tried to contact the hotel several times prior to staying both email and phone to receive no response got to hotel tried numbers that were on the door all off. Finally got codes and was greeted byba cleaner who struggle to understand me...More

    Thank Kelly J
    Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

    Checked in to be greeted with laundry bags piled up so much we couldn't open the front door and had to squeeze through. Behind the second door there were bin bags chucked on the floor. Both bin bags and laundry bags where there the entire...More

    Thank James B
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    Do NOT stay here. It was not only dirty but unsafe and located in a sketchy area. Doors locked but could easily be pushed open, security cameras are fake and everyone staying was robbed. Consider yourself warned.

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    • US$54 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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