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Information about Gifford House B&B

The friendly and welcoming Gifford House has free parking and is about 1.25 miles south of Princes Street and on a main bus route to Edinburgh city centre. Free on street parking is available. 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 Victorian house serves a full Scottish breakfast and offers a good breakfast menu. The rooms are of a high standard and have free Wi-Fi There are many golf courses close to Gifford House, and Holyrood Park is nearby.

Please inform Gifford 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. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Check-In Information: Please provide an estimated time of arrival, using the comments field when making your reservation. The latest check-in time is 18:00, except by prior arrangement. By prior arrangement with Gifford House, check-in is available up until 23:00. If you are wish to arrange a later check-in, please contact reception in advance using the contact details supplied on your confirmation email.

Services of Gifford House B&B

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Smoke alarms
  • Packed lunches
  • Garden
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Pub crawls
  • WiFi
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Free parking
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Adult only
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Heating
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Invoice provided
  • Walking tours
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Parking
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Internet services
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Cashless payment available
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • First aid kit available
  • Hiking
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized

Address

103 Dalkeith Road

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