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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 1177 reviews)
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In Edinburgh’s New Town, the Elder York Guest House is 1,650 feet from Princes Street. Located 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' favorite part of Edinburgh, according to independent reviews.
Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.
Most popular amenities
4 reasons to choose Elder York Guest House
Multrees Walk0.1 miles
Waterloo Place0.2 miles
Omni Center0.2 miles
Edinburgh Playhouse0.2 miles
Waverley Mall0.2 miles
Scott Monument0.3 miles
Calton Hill0.3 miles
City Art Center0.3 miles
Edinburgh Military Tattoo0.4 miles
The Real Mary King's Close0.4 miles
Royal Mile0.5 miles
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions0.5 miles
National Museum of Scotland0.6 miles
Edinburgh Castle0.6 miles
University of Edinburgh0.8 miles
Arthur's Seat1.3 miles
Royal Yacht Britannia1.8 miles
Murrayfield Stadium2.1 miles
Edinburgh Zoo3.2 miles
Mountain Arthur's Seat2 miles
Train Edinburgh Waverley Train Station0.3 miles
Edinburgh Airport6.7 miles
Dundee Airport34.9 miles
Glasgow Airport48.4 miles
Most popular amenities
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Until 10:30 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
Crib and extra bed policies
Crib by request
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.
All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There's 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 of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.
This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.
FAQs about Elder York Guest House
Elder York Guest House is 2,950 feet from the center of Edinburgh.
Room options at Elder York Guest House include:
From the nearest airport, you can get to Elder York Guest House by:
- Bus 45min
Guests staying at Elder York Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- Full English/Irish
The prices at Elder York Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Elder York Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
Check-in at Elder York Guest House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.