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Elder York Guest House
38 Elder Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3DX, United Kingdom – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.7/10! (score from 1194 reviews)
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In Edinburgh’s New Town, the Elder York Guest House is 550 yards from Princes Street. Situated on the second floor, it offers easy access to the city’s sights and breakfasts.
Accessed by stairs only, The Elder York bed and breakfast is located in a Grade-A Listed building so some rooms have period features. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, a TV and a private bathroom.
The dining room offers a continental or full Scottish breakfast. Vegetarian and lighter options are available on request.
The Elder York is located in the heart of Edinburgh. Waverly Railway Station is a 10-minute walk away and Edinburgh's main bus station is adjoining the guest house.
Edinburgh Castle and the Scott Monument are all within 15 minutes’ walk while Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament and the Botanic Gardens are all less than 1 miles away.
This is our guests' favourite part of Edinburgh, according to independent reviews.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.
Most popular facilities
4 reasons to choose Elder York Guest House
- Hi, We are arriving on Thursday evening, My partner was wondering if there is a hair dryer in the room. Thanks ShaunHello, Yes, we have hair dryers. regards, MurrayAnswered on 3 May 2021
Most popular facilities
14:00 - 23:00
Until 10:30 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and beds
Children of any age are welcome.
Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.
Cot and extra bed policies
Cot upon request
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.
The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.
All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There is no age requirement for check-in
Elder York Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Pets are not allowed.
The fine print
Please note that the guest house is located on the second floor and accessed by stairs only. There is no elevator at the property.
Payment is taken on arrival.
Please inform Elder York Guest House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.
FAQs about Elder York Guest House
Elder York Guest House is 1,000 yards from the centre of Edinburgh.
From the nearest airport, you can get to Elder York Guest House by:
- Bus 45min
Room options at Elder York Guest House include:
The prices at Elder York Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.
Guests staying at Elder York Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- Full English/Irish
Elder York Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):
Check-in at Elder York Guest House is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:30.