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Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIO

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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3.5 Star Hotel
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I have stayed at emmaus House a couble of times and find it clean and cosy. The price is good compered with what you get. The breakfast includes fresh fruit and bread, coffee, tea, juice and egg. The beakfast is served at one long table...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We arrived a little early for our stay and Andrew gave us coffee and biscuits to tie us over while our room was being readied. Our room was pristine upon arrival and the bathroom we shared was the same. Despite there being a number of...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderfully friendly welcome. Absolutely no problem with myself and my civil partner sharing a room (I write this to counter the review given by another recent visitor)! Lovely clean rooms and bathrooms. Great library / sitting room where we played board games and browsed through...More

Thank 317cet
Response from Janet M, Team member at Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIOResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We love it when our guests enjoy their room but also the other communal spaces in the house space. Glad you enjoyed the sitting room, the books, the board games. Look forward to having you back. I will share your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this place on a hotel booking website and paid £42 for what I thought was a bed and breakfast hotel near the west end of Edinburgh but was told on arrival it was a church retreat house and not a bed and breakfast...More

Thank Joanne Alice B
Response from Janet M, Team member at Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIOResponded 1 week ago

We are saddened by this review as people stay with us from all faith backgrounds or none, and we regularly welcome guests from the LGBT+ community. Many of our guests return, so we want to assure you of a very warm welcome here. This will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderfully warm welcome on a rainy day with useful tips on local tourist sites. Very comfortable room, use of sitting room / library and unexpected bonus. Great nights sleep and good healthy breakfast with other friendly guests.

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Kayla C
17 July 2015|
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Dear Kayla, I just phoned Bar Napoli and asked them about their facilities and the person I spoke to said that they do have them. If you need more information I recommend you contact them via their Trip Advisor page or... More
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JbirdandLori
21 March 2015|
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Hi there thank you for your enquiry. we are small guest house, so we have one room (single/or double) on ground floor ensuite and then then we have four rooms on the first floor, single, double / family, one of the singles... More
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SiobhanAuckland
25 January 2015|
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There are many places to visit around Edinburgh for one day and our guests often just travel independently. Beautiful East Lothian, particularly North Berwick, great beaches to walk on the coast, Dunbar. Down to Crammond and... More
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