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    Nearest transport:
  • Edinburgh Train Station (2.1 Km / 26 min walk)
    Distance to airport:
  • Edinburgh Airport (12.4 Km)
    Top nearby attractions:
  • Arthur's Seat Park (1.0 Km / 12 min walk)
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse (1.6 Km / 20 min walk)
  • Scottish Parliament Building (1.8 Km / 22 min walk)
  • Calton Hill (2.1 Km / 26 min walk)

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Gifford House

103 Dalkeith Road, Newington, Edinburgh, United Kingdom EH16 5AJ (Show on map)

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  • express check-in/check-out
  • luggage storage


  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms

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Guest House Description
The friendly and welcoming Gifford House has free parking and is about 1.25 miles south of Princes S...see more The friendly and welcoming Gifford House has free parking and is about 1.25 miles south of Princes Street and on a main bus route to Edinburgh city centre. Awarded a 4-star Gold Award by Visit Scotland, Gifford House is on the A7, but is quiet and peaceful to the rear. Rear bedrooms enjoy superb views towards Salisbury Crags and Arthur's Seat. The Victorian house serves a full Scottish breakfast and offers a good breakfast menu. The rooms are of a high standard and have free Wi-Fi There are many golf courses close to Gifford House, and Holyrood Park is nearby.
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Anonymous Families with older children
Belgium, November 03, 2015
A warm home away from...

Very friendly owners, a spotless and spacious family room with a lovely shower, good wifi and breakfast. Lots of restaurants within in 10-15 minute walk and perfectly situated for us to take a half-...
Zhengming Couples
China, November 02, 2015

Very nice and sweet host David and Margaret! They cooked a very delicious breakfast for us everyday! And help us a lot for our different questions. Appreciating!
Wei Couples
China, October 27, 2015
Brenda Couples
Canada, October 21, 2015
We really enjoyed staying at...

Gifford House was a very convenient location for exploring Edinburgh. David was very helpful in recommending travel & places to eat locally. It was very inviting and friendly at breakfast each ...
American Couples
United States of America, October 21, 2015
Wonderful location and great experience

Hosts David and Marguerite were fantastic hosts. Very helpful with early breafast for a day trip and directions and timetables for buses. Very well appointed rooms and decor in keeping with the age ...
Britt Families with older children
United States of America, October 20, 2015
I will return!

The hosts were kind and attentive. Lodging clean and quaint. Breakfast fantastic. Felt like a home.
Jana Solo travelers
Czech Republic, October 20, 2015
A great stay!

Owners are very friendly, it was easy to arrange late check-in. The breakfast was great! Wifi connection without any problems.
Scott Couples
United States of America, October 19, 2015
Excellent B and B

Huge room with king sized bed and extremely clean en suite. Food was excellent as well!
Alyssa Couples
United States of America, October 17, 2015
Kenneth Couples
Canada, October 02, 2015
Great stay at Gifford House

This B & B was perfect. Margaret and David were exceptional hosts. Good breakfast. Very clean! Easy bus access right outside the door into the town centre. Lots of pubs and a Tesco grocery ...

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