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Merith House Hotel

I stayed there for 12 days, which was a bit long. The good thing is that it is in a good spot in Leith. The people running the place were just starting when I got there and they were extremely kind and patient. Very good people. It is a bit of a 'you pay for what you get' situation.

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Facilities

  • Breakfast Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Housekeeping
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Communications

  • Fax Service
  • Postal Service

General

  • Laundry Facilities

In Room Facilities

  • Cots Available
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

Parking

  • Free Parking

About Merith House Hotel

Merith House Hotel in Edinburgh overlooks the beautiful Leith Links Park (the first golf course).

All Rooms Have LCD TVs (over 50 channels), tea/coffee making facilities, free Wi-Fi.

The Hotel boasts En-Suite Bedrooms and Shared Bathroom Rooms( Located in our Annexe ). Please Note Rooms with Shared Bathrooms DO NOT include Breakfast.

All are comfortable and practical (room sizes vary) and are maintained daily. Front-facing rooms have lovely views over Leith Links Park where the original rules of golf were drawn up and played over five holes back in the 15th Century.

We don't have a bar but there are many bars and restaurants, both trendy and traditional, within walking distance.

Important Information

Conditions

Check-in: 1400 to 2100. Check-out: 1030. Please contact the hotel if you will be arriving after 9pm; a charge of 5 applies.Check in after Midnight a Charge of 10 Applies.
Minimum nights stay applies to following periods: minimum of four nights for New year (29 Dec - 2 Jan); minimum of three nights for Rugby/Easter weekends in Feb, March, April, May.

If you would like to see more of beautiful Scotland please contact us prior to or on arrival for advice and information on bus tours. Subject to availability we can arrange and book you tours that collects and drops you off at our door.

Cancellations made within 21 days of arrival or no shows will be charged full and total price of accommodation. Cancellations made before 21 Days of Arrival an Admin Charge of 10% of Booking will be Charged. Card details are held for security, full payment must be made on arrival. No charge when payment made by cash. 5% charge when paying by debit/credit card. For late check-in after 21:00, an additional Late Check In charge will apply Please contact Hotel. Payment is due on arrival.

Luggage storage charges apply, please inquire for more info.

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Location

2-3 Hermitage Place Leith Links

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Guest Reviews

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

I stayed there for 12 days, which was a bit long. The good thing is that it is in a good spot in Leith. The people running the place were just starting when I got there and they were extremely kind and patient. Very good people. It is a bit of a 'you pay for what you get' situation. The internet connection is atrocious. You basically have to stand on one foot on the roof to get a connection at all. The continental breakfast is actually frosted flakes and toast. The walls are extremely thin. The bed is awful and the pillows seem like the thinnest, hardest, things that could still be called pillows. And the cleaning lady...well lets just say she runs the show. There are no 'do not disturb signs' so if you feel like sleeping in then good luck. somewhere between 9:30 am and 12:30 am you will not only hear the loud rumblings of a woman at work, you will await the banging at your door. Then you will have an impromptu conversation through the door, usually explaining that you are tired and you don't want the service right now, where then she will either let you be or try and talk you into letting her in. Either way, she is definately the boss.
I believe that the nice couple, Ruth and Kevin, running things there are saving that place from an even worse reputation.

Overall
3
Location
4
Cleanliness
3
Value
3
Facilities
3
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

My single room was small but adequate, however there was not much space to hang clothes, only three prongs on the side of a narrow,vertical, cabinet. Otherwise, the room was quite comfortable, clean and warm.

The continental breakfasts were extremely good. Plenty of choice in cereals and fruit, also juice, yogourt, toasts and tea/coffee.

Overall
4
Location
4
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
3
Service
4

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

everything was good, but could have done more for breakfast.

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
3
Value
5
Facilities
3
Service
5

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*  The Customer Satisfaction score is based on a combination of ratings from Travellerspoint and external websites. The score of 80% for this property is based on ratings provided by 31 guests.

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