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    Nearest transport:
  • Edinburgh Train Station (0.4 Km / 5 min walk)
    Area recommended for:
  • shopping
  • culture
  • sightseeing
    Distance to airport:
  • Edinburgh Airport (11.0 Km)
    Top nearby attractions:
  • Edinburgh Dungeon (0.5 Km / 6 min walk)
  • Edinburgh and Scotland Information Centre (0.6 Km / 8 min walk)
  • National Gallery of Scotland (0.7 Km / 9 min walk)
  • Princes Mall (0.7 Km / 9 min walk)

Note: Distances are measured as a straight line.

Elder York Guest House

38 Elder Street, New Town, Edinburgh, United Kingdom EH1 3DX (Show on map)

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  • family room
  • luggage storage


  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms

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Guest House Description
In Edinburgh’s New Town, the Elder York Guest House is 500 metres from Princes Street. Situated on t...see more In Edinburgh’s New Town, the Elder York Guest House is 500 metres from Princes Street. Situated on the second floor, it offers easy access to the city’s sights and breakfasts. Accessed by stairs only, The Elder York bed and breakfast is located in a Grade-A Listed building so some rooms have period features. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, a TV and a private bathroom. The dining room offers a continental or full Scottish breakfast. Vegetarian and lighter options are available on request. The Elder York is located in the heart of Edinburgh. Waverly Railway Station is a 10-minute walk away and Edinburgh's main bus station is adjoining the guest house. Edinburgh Castle and the Scott Monument are all within 15 minutes’ walk while Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament and the Botanic Gardens are all less than 1 mile away.
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Anonymous Solo travelers
France, November 22, 2015
A Cold "Welcome"!
Tudaer Families with older children
Taiwan, November 07, 2015

Very excellent location for shopping, hiking(near Calton Hill) and visiting Edinburgh. And you can buy some stuff from TESCO near the hotel. The owner(in the picture) is awesome, very warm, gentle...
Naveh Solo travelers
Israel, November 05, 2015
Sanong Families with older children
Thailand, November 05, 2015
Strongly recommended for accommodation in...

1. The location is excellent, very near the bus station and a walking distance from the railway station. 2. Breakfasts are excellent. 3. The owner and staff are friendly and helpful. Excellent ...
Anonymous Solo travelers
Portugal, November 03, 2015
Gorgeous gest-house in the middle...

The location is great, just next to the tram and subway stations, as well as the centre of the city. Even if it is an old building, the rooms are decorated in a modern way and it is all very ...
Mariana Groups
Mexico, October 25, 2015
Great Value for Money

Breakfast was great! And service was very good as well!
Danelle Groups
United States of America, October 23, 2015
Loved this place!

Perfect location, wonderful owners and staff. Accommodations and breakfast were fabulous.
Smadar Groups
United States of America, October 17, 2015

Very warm and inviting
Patricia Couples
United States of America, October 17, 2015
Anonymous Solo travelers
Ireland, October 14, 2015
Very good

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