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Playfair House Hotel

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Playfair house hotel formally known as Hotel Twenty is situated in the heart of Edinburgh. We strive on giving a good customer service at the best possible prices. Playfair house hotel is within walking distance of Edinburgh Waverly Train station, The Playhouse Theatre and all its shops, pubs and clubs. We have only recently taken over the Hotel and have already done a lot of cosmetic work to it. We now serve a cooked breakfast
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
127Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
37Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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460Photos
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97Room tips
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Usually stay in a travel lodge but this was way cheaper with a cooked breakfast thrown in. Preying it would be decent as my partner would kill me if I took her to a dump. Can only say this was way beyond acceptable'the chap who greeted us could not have been nicer and the hotel
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20 minutes gentle uphill walk to Waverley triain station, Princes Street & plenty of bars & restaurants on Rose Street. Hotel room was warm enough in December with a nice, clean & modern bathroom, wall mounted flat TV & space & hangars for clothes. Room was at street level at
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Booked it early for the Xmas market travelling up from Cardiff. 1st impressions Very clean in a great location. But Disappointed in attitude of man behind desk. The room was really dark so I reported it to desk and he brought another lamp as apparently a fuse had gone???? There
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This hotel was a disappointment. Although location was good and the room large (allegedly a junior suite!) the windows in the room did not open, the bathroom was in need of complete refurbishment and the light switches could not be turned off from the bed! The room carpet and
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I stayed in this hotel while visiting a friend earlier this month. It was the cheapest hotel I could find so I was expecting it to be a bit like faulty towers, however I was really impressed. The service was great, the room was clean, tidy and comfortable and it was in a great
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Do you accept dogs?
how about the parking space?Is it free parking?
Street parking is available opposite the hotel at a cost of £4 per 24hours Mon-Fri restrictions apply 08.30 - 17.30 parking is free from 17.30 Fridays - 08.30 Monday
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Why is their telephone number keep coming up as unobtainable?
Hi Are there hairdryers available? Thank you
yes there is hairdryers
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"Front rooms are on a busy road"
"Junior Suite is nice"
"check if you have soap in the bathrooms"
"Yes.We were given a nice family room"
"Clean, and very friendly. You will enjoy the breakfast and those ladies are so sweet :)"
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PRICE RANGE
US$60 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
richmond hotel edinburgh
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Richmond House Hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburgh
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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