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4.5/5 from 42 Reviews

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  • Wi-fi
  • Parking
  • Highchairs
  • Wakeup call
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Twin room-Basic-Shared Bathroom

  • Sleeps up to: 2


Abbotsford Guest House

(42 Guest Reviews)

Guest Ratings

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Review Summary

  • Rooms 4.3
  • Value 4.4
  • Friendliness 4.8
  • Cleanliness 4.7
  • Facilities 4.3
  • Service 4.8
  • Location 4.4

Review Overall Rating

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Abbotsford Guest House Information


The Abbotsford is perfectly located near to the major tourist sights of the city, is an idea place to stay whether you are on holiday or on business. The staff, will be on hand to offer helpful advice and service to make your visit to Edinburgh as wonderful as possible. As part of your stay with us, you can also enjoy a delicious continental in our spacious dining room The Abbotsford has 8 bed rooms, including: single, double, twin and family options as well as en-suite shower and toilet facilities. All the rooms, which are supplied with fresh towels and are serviced on a daily basis, have coffee and tea making facilities, a television and fully centrally heated – ensuring that there is plenty of hot water. Each room is also capable of Internet access with our free WIFI connection. We look forward to welcoming you to The Abbotsford Guest House and will ensure a personal service during your visit. The Abbotsford Guest House is non smoking.


  • Free WiFi internet
  • Wakeup call
  • WiFi internet


  • Free parking
  • Off-site parking

Children's Facilities

  • Highchairs


  • Continental breakfast

Activities and Experiences

  • Animal watching
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Shopping
  • Theatre
  • Walking


Check in: 14:00 till 23:00
Early check-in available on request
Check out: 11:00
Child Policy: Children welcome
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Pets: No pets
Accommodation type: Guest house
Booking Terms and Conditions


  • Train from Edinburgh (20.0 miles)
    You can travel directly to Edinburgh Waverly from London, Plymouth, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, and many other cities and towns. For information click on GNER and Virgin Trains The Abbotsford Guest House is only a 15 - 20 minute walk from the station, or a 5 minute cab ride.
  • Road from Edinburgh (10.0 miles)
    Head down on the A900 which is signposted for Leith. You will come to a large roundabout and you will then need to carry straight on (leaving by the second exit on you left). At this point you should pass the Playhouse Theatre on your RHS. You will then reach a second roundabout and again head straight on. Continue downhill, on Leith Walk for about ten minutes and you will find our street (Pilrig Street) to be the 3rd major street on your LHS with traffic lights.
  • Air from Airport (3.0 miles)
    On arrival at Edinburgh Airport you can take the airport bus to Waverley train station, and then a taxi costing about £4. A taxi direct from the airport will cost about £17 - £20.


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