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Gifford House

4-star Hotel, Adults only

4 stars

103 Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AJ

+44 131 667 4688
9.4
Wonderful

based on 204 reviews

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About Gifford House, Edinburgh

Cleanliness
9.7
Comfort
9.7
Location
9.1
Services
9.4
Staff
9.9
Value for money
9.5
The friendly and welcoming Gifford House has free on street 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 rooms and compact bathrooms are of a high standard and have free Wi-Fi. Housekeeping is only done on the day of departure. There are many golf courses close to Gifford House, and Holyrood Park is nearby.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Landmark view
  • Carpeted
  • Mountain view
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Adults only
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Fruits
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Streaming service
  • TV
  • DVD player

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Health and safety

  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Books, DVDs, music for children

Gifford House Reviews

9.4
WonderfulBased on 204 verified guest reviews
9.5Friends
9.3Couples
9.5Solo
9.5Families

Pros +
  • "Beautiful room, great staff, fantastic breakfast." (in 79 reviews)
  • Breakfast very fresh (in 58 reviews)
  • Amazing breakfast and lovely spacious room. (in 56 reviews)
Cons -
  • Public parking at a nearby location (in 15 reviews)
  • There was Nothing to dislike (in 6 reviews)
  • Not recommended for travelers with motor vehicles. (in 1 review)


Gifford House room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 11:00 AM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Gifford House compare to other 4 star hotels in Edinburgh?

    4 star hotels in Edinburgh typically cost $280/night, but Gifford House is typically available for $177/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Gifford House from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    There are 7.9 mi between Edinburgh Turnhouse and Gifford House. The drive to and from the airport should be about 23min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way to get to Gifford House from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    Gifford House has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Edinburgh Turnhouse to the hotel, but also around Edinburgh during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Edinburgh are on average $18/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Gifford House. The nearest airport to the hotel is Edinburgh Turnhouse.

  • Is Gifford House pet-friendly?

    Gifford House welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Are there food options at Gifford House?

    One of the easiest dining options for Edinburgh guests staying in Gifford House is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Gifford House have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Gifford House. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 131 667 4688.

  • How close is Gifford House to Edinburgh city center?

    When staying at Gifford House there is just 1.5 mi between you and Edinburgh city center. While making your way to the center of Edinburgh, you should plan to visit The Writers Museum, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Gifford House?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Gifford House, call +44 131 667 4688.

  • Does Gifford House have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Gifford House has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Gifford House?

    You can plan to arrive after 11:00 AM for checking in. Check-out time is 10:30 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Gifford House?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $163 per night. The average rate for rooms at Gifford House is currently around $295/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

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Places of interest near Gifford House

Attractions in Edinburgh, Scotland curated by momondo

Gifford House location: 103 Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AJ

Top landmarks

Holyrood Park0.7 mi
National Museum of Scotland1.1 mi
Greyfriar's Bobby1.1 mi
Greyfriars Kirk1.1 mi
Holyrood Palace1.2 mi
Museum of Childhood1.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Afternoon Tea @ Prestonfield0.0 mi
The Salisbury Arms0.2 mi
The Brasserie at The Scholar0.2 mi
Wee Greek Kitchen0.2 mi
Spencer's Bistro0.3 mi
Cafe Cassis0.3 mi
Positano0.3 mi
Supper Club at Beetroot Sauvage0.3 mi
Beetroot Sauvage0.3 mi

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