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Jerrymrehs Nov 5th, 2003 08:43 PM

B&B or guest house recommendation in Edinburgh
 
Three of us will be in Edinburgh Jan 9 for 3-4 days. We could use a triple or single and double. We like to be in town but have a limited budget. Any comments on the Castle View?

Thanks for any suggestions.

RosemaryM Nov 5th, 2003 10:41 PM

Hi,
Three of us stayed at the Castleview for a short stay three years ago. We had a huge family room with ensuite bathroom. It had a double bed and two singles, plenty of space for other furniture and a window seat with a view of the Castle.
The only problem for me (being arthritic) was that it is at the top of an old city building without a lift and we had to carry ourselves and the luggage about four flights of stairs.
However the room was great and so was the breakfast so if you are fit, I recommend it.
Rosemary

Ani Nov 6th, 2003 07:29 AM

Check out www.16lynedochplace.co.uk
We stayed at this wonderful B&B in April and it couldn't have been better! Its a quick walk to Princes Street, beautiful location, beautiful rooms, etc.

kitty Nov 6th, 2003 12:00 PM

We stayed at the Castle View Guest House and loved it. We stayed in the same room the previous poster mentioned (1 doulbe 2 twins) and it was great. The owner is Irish and was helpful and friendly. But, of course, beware of the stairs if that is a problem for you.

Jerrymrehs Nov 8th, 2003 06:32 PM

Thanks for the suggestions. I called 16lynedochplace and it sounds like just what we're looking for.

Jerry


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