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Balmore Guest House

34, Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9NQ, United Kingdom
+44 131 221 1331

£40+

Overall guest ratings

7.0/10 Good
Based on 2,442 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.7
  • 7.9
  • 4.9
  • 4.8

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Parking
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 2,442 reviews
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      8.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 89%."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "Near to public transport, according to 96%."
      8.9 "89% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.7 "87% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "Management was excellent, said 78%."
      8.7 "87% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Internet is average."
      5.5 "55% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.0 "70% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.4 "For 76%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 81%."
    • 4.8 "Disappointing food."
      4.5 "55% did not enjoy the desserts."
      1.3 "87% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
      0.0 "For 100%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      0.0 "Unclean dining area, according to 100%."
      4.2 "58% found the side dishes unedible."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% had problems with the shower."
      0.9 "91% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.5 "For 65%, the rooms looked old."
      3.3 "67% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 81%."
    • 4.1 "Not very clean."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.0 "Unclean dining area, according to 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.6 Good
    Based on 1,098 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      9.3 "93% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.5 "Near to public transport, according to 95%."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Management was excellent, said 75%."
      8.7 "87% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 6.5 "Internet is average."
      5.9 "59% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.6 "Disappointing food."
      1.3 "87% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
      0.0 "For 100%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      4.6 "54% did not enjoy the desserts."
      0.0 "Unclean dining area, according to 100%."
    • 4.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.1 "69% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.4 "For 76%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "For 64%, the rooms looked old."
      3.2 "68% found problems with the furniture."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
    • 3.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.0 "Unclean dining area, according to 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    Based on 708 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      8.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 88%."
      9.7 "Near to public transport, according to 97%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.8 "88% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      7.1 "71% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
      5.4 "54% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.0 "Food is average."
    • 4.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.7 "73% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.9 "51% thought it was too noisy."
      1.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 83%."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      1.4 "86% complained about the bathroom."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% had problems with the shower."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.8 "82% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.2 "For 68%, the rooms looked old."
      4.1 "59% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.1 "69% found problems with the furniture."
      1.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 83%."
    • 3.5 "Not very clean."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      1.8 "82% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 634 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      8.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 88%."
      8.3 "83% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "Near to public transport, according to 97%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
      8.9 "89% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the noise level was all right."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.7 "67% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.7 "Internet is average."
      5.3 "53% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.9 "Disappointing food."
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    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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