Braveheart Guest House - Edinburgh

26 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom  show map
 3 stars
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Braveheart Guest House - Edinburgh

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
TV

Flat-screen TV

Breakfast
No Smoking

No smoking on site

Overview

The 3-star Braveheart Guest House offers an en-suite accommodation in Merchiston district of Edinburgh.

It is set 2 km from the center of Edinburgh renowned for Lyceum Theatre, Greyfriars Bobby Memorial and Castle Rock. A theater and a castle lie a short distance away.

Edinburgh Playhouse is located 2.1 km from the property and Holyrood Park is just about 2.1 km away.

Braveheart Guest House is within a 10-minute drive to Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 6 rooms. They are fitted with a closet, wireless internet, a dining area, individual climate control and a laptop-size safe. Some rooms overlook the garden. They also have a kettle and coffee/tea makers available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with continental breakfast served at the dining room. Indaba and Passorn are located within 250 meters away.

Services

This Braveheart Guest House offers parking, a safe deposit box and a designated smoking place.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at GBP 8 per day.

Number of rooms:   6.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No elevators

Services

  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Braveheart Guest House - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel Address:

26 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.0 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    36.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
    1.0 mi
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Indaba
    800 ft
  • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
    1200 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    4700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    6

Rooms and availability

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Braveheart Guest House - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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    Hotel Address:

    26 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Edinburgh
      1.0 mi
    Airports
    • Turnhouse (EDI)
      6.0 mi
    • Dundee (DND)
      36.0 mi
    Train Stations
    • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
      1.0 mi
    • Edinburgh Waverley station
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Indaba
      800 ft
    • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
      1200 ft
    Ski areas
    • Midlothian Ski Centre
      4700 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      6

    Braveheart Guest House Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • The Grove Gallery - 1700 ft
    • Filmhouse Cinema - 1700 ft
    • Royal Lyceum Theatre - 2000 ft
    • Traverse Theatre - 2300 ft
    • cineworld - 2300 ft

    Places of interest

    • Scottish Widows Bank Plc - 1400 ft
    • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers - 2300 ft
    • Saint Margaret's Chapel - 2700 ft
    • One O'Clock Gun - 2700 ft

    Convention centers

    Shopping areas

    • Alexander Leven - 700 ft

    Amusement

    • Mecca Bingo Ltd - 400 ft
    • cameo picturehouse - 700 ft
    • Cameo Cinema Plc - 700 ft
    • Gold Rush Amusements - 700 ft
    • D B Amusements - 1400 ft
    • Odeon Edinburgh - 1700 ft
    • Filmhouse - 1700 ft
    • Diane Pool Hall - 2300 ft
    • Laserquest - 2300 ft
    • Tenpin - 2300 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers - 2300 ft

    Parks

    • Fountain Park Leisure Complex - 2300 ft

    Theaters

    • King's Theatre - 700 ft
    • The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co - 1700 ft
    • Usher Hall - 2000 ft
    • Usher Hall - 2300 ft

    Local attractions

    • Massa - 5000 ft
      36-39 Market St. EdinburghScotland
    • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One - 5100 ft
      75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
    • Church of St John the Evangelist - 5100 ft
      Princes Street, Edinburgh
    • Sir Jules Thorn Exhibition of the History of Surgery/Dental Museum - 5000 ft
      9 Hill Sq., Edinburgh
    • The Queen's Hall - 5100 ft
      Clerk Street, Edinburgh

    Near the hotel

    • George Heriot's School - 1800 ft
      8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
    • National War Museum of Scotland - 2900 ft
      Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
    • The Scotch Whisky Experience - 3500 ft
      354 Castlehill, Edinburgh
    • Old Town - 3500 ft
      EdinburghScotland
    • St Cuthbert's Church - 2600 ft
      Lothian Road, Edinburgh
    • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 3600 ft
      Castlehill, Edinburgh
    • National Museum of Scotland - 4000 ft
      Chambers Street, Edinburgh

    Restaurants nearby

    • Indaba - 800 ft

      Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace
      Phone: 0131 221 1554

      74% likes this, based on 427 reviews
      Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

    • Three Birds - 1800 ft

      Address: 3-5 Viewforth
      Phone: 0131 229 3252

      74% likes this, based on 133 reviews
      Cuisine: British

    • Castle Terrace - 2300 ft

      Address: 33-35 Castle Terrace

      90% likes this, based on 901 reviews
      Cuisine: Scottish

    • Passorn - 1200 ft

      Address: 23-23a Brougham Place
      Phone: 1312291537

      70% likes this, based on 411 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

    • Kanpai Sushi - 2000 ft

      Address: 8-10 Grindlay Street
      Phone: 0131 228 1602

      80% likes this, based on 246 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese
      Price Range: USD 26 - USD 34

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      6
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    Braveheart Guest House Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Braveheart Guest House

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 48 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      9.2

      The Guest House has friendly welcoming staff. I had a nice room, well equipped and clean. There was a wide choice at breakfast. It is only a short taxi ride from the centre and, of course, there are many buses, though you can walk there in a few minutes. Restaurants shops and all other services are close by but most important was the welcoming and helpful environment. I could leave my luggage on the day of departure and go to the station later in the day.

    • Couple
      7.4

      Friendly staff, neat and clean room and ability to park our car

    • Single
      10.0

      Friendly and helpful staff, good central location, good value

      struggle to think of anything

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      We really liked the location of the hotel, was good and by reach of everything. The breakfast was really good, good value for money. There was a French girl from Paris working there which was extremely nice, helpful and gentle. She helped us choosing which attractions were worth visiting whilst staying in Edinburgh. She was lovely and we had nice chats with her. Really really nice.

      I think that the structure would need some redecoration. A little bit of painting and some new furniture would do. :) The building is really nice and had potential. You can hear everything that a person is doing in the toilet which is not be bet thing at all. Overall though is nice

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      Staff were so happy and friendly full of tourist info , breakfast was lovely

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Very friendly staff (especially French girl); warm rooms (in Nov/Dec) and excellent breakfast

      fixtures & fittings in the room were a bit worn.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      The staff was very nice and helpful. Rooms were excellent and the hotel itself was in very good location.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Staff were very helpful, food well presented and tasty.

      Toilet/shower could have been better/cleaner

    • Family with children
      6.2

      The staff were very friendly and accommodating

      On both mornings when we went down for breakfast there was in-sufficient tables, one of the mornings we had to sit and eat our breakfast on the sofas at a coffee table. If they removed the sofa's and placed another table, this would be ideal. Also, the condition of our bedroom could do with some work carried out.

    • Couple
      7.8

      location for city centre,food and local bars.

      floor in the room was very uneven,shower needed up grade.

    • Single
      9.6

      Nice location and staff, good prices, excellent breakfast

      Bathroom, too big shower

    • Single
      10.0

      The staff were friendly and helpful. Although the room overlooked the street, I was not so aware of any noise that it disturbed my sleep. The room was clean and I liked the fact I could make myself a cup of tea at any time. Breakfast was good. For the first time I sampled haggis at breakfast time! I would certainly recommend the hotel and would stay there if and when I'm next in Edinburgh.

      There was nothing I disliked about the place.

    • Couple
      5.4

      Hotel was nice. It had a friendly vibe that made me feel welcome. we weren't in the hotel much, basically just to sleep (we never got up in time for breakfast). It was close enough to the centre so that we could walk (around 10minutes to get to princes street) and there are some cool little shops and cinema-houses on the way. But it also meant we were never woken up by partygo-ers during the night. Overall; we liked the hotel and would stay again+recomend to others on a similar budget.

      struggled to sleep first night and not much better second night, although i couldn't complain about the mattress being too uncomfortable. Though i think it was old and in need of replacing-didnt seem to support me very much. a problem for those that value a good nights sleep. apart from that, everything was spot on.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      I liked the fact that it was close to central edinburgh. I also liked the staff, very friendly.

      The beds were not confortable, and the room was too small for the price I paid.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      We arrived several hours before we could get into our room. We were allowed to leave our bags at the hotel so we could wander around Edinburgh. The hotel was about a 15 minute walk from the castle. We found the road quiet . Our room had 3 single beds and was a suitable size for 3 adults. The staff were friendly and cooked a lovely breakfast each morning.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Braveheart Guest House - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    26 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Edinburgh
      1.0 mi
    Airports
    • Turnhouse (EDI)
      6.0 mi
    • Dundee (DND)
      36.0 mi
    Train Stations
    • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
      1.0 mi
    • Edinburgh Waverley station
      1.1 mi
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Indaba
      800 ft
    • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
      1200 ft
    Ski areas
    • Midlothian Ski Centre
      4700 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      6