Sandaig Guest House - Edinburgh

5 East Hermitage Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdomshow map
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Overview

Sandaig Guest House apartment lies not far from Edinburgh Old Town and features dry cleaning, concierge service and ironing service.

Location

Located in Merchiston district, the venue is 1.6 miles from Holyrood Park. Hills and parks are all located nearby. The accommodation is also within 20 minutes' walk of Ocean Terminal. The apartment is placed near Queen Victoria Statue.

Summerfield Place bus stop is 5 minutes' walk from the property.

Rooms

This accommodation features rooms with complimentary WiFi, television and a sitting area, as well as a bathroom with a power shower, a bathtub and a walk-in shower. It offers rooms with an en suite bathroom and views of the bay. The bathrooms offer a hairdryer, free toiletries and bath sheets.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the apartment rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   9.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking lot

Kitchen facilities

Dryer

Electric kettle

Air conditioning

Air conditioning in public areas

TV

Flat-screen TV

Laundry
Meeting facilities

Business center

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

VIP check-in/ -out

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Stores/Commercial services
  • Welcome drink

Dining

  • Paid breakfast
  • Free breakfast

Business

  • Business center

Children

  • Cribs
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Couch bed

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Dryer

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-19:00FREECheck-outfrom 08:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsExisting bedsFREECrib
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

King Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 King-size bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Balcony
room details
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:
    4 persons
  • Bay view
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Balcony
room details
Superior Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Balcony
room details
Superior for Single Use
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Max occupancy:
    1 person
Private Double Room with Shared Bathroom
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Balcony
room details
Deluxe Family Room
  • Max occupancy:
    3 persons
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Balcony
room details
Deluxe Family Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    1 person
Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
    • 2 Single beds
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Leith LinksLeith Links800 ftLinks Gardens
South Leith parish churchSouth Leith parish church1900 ftSouth Leith Parish Church Halls 6 Henderson Street
Trinity House Maritime MuseumTrinity House Maritime Museum2100 ftMaritime Museum 99 Kirkgate
Clown AroundClown Around1700 ft109\u002F2-109\u002F3 109 Restalrig Road
Newkirkgate Shopping CentreNewkirkgate Shopping Centre2000 ftSt Anthony Pl
Queen Victoria StatueQueen Victoria Statue1900 ft1 Duke St
Trinity House of LeithTrinity House of Leith2200 ftSouth Leith Parish Church Halls 6 Henderson Street
BijouBijou700 ft2 Restalrig Road Leith Links
Bijou Bistro LtdBijou Bistro Ltd600 ft2 Restalrig Rd
Bombay SpiceBombay Spice1100 ft138 Duke Street
NauticusNauticus1100 ft142 Duke St
The Percy PLThe Percy PL1200 ft398 Easter Road
Lucky BuddhaLucky Buddha1500 ft33 Duke Street
BoroughBorough1600 ft50-54 Henderson Street
Duke CafeDuke Cafe1600 ftDuke Street
Chop House LeithChop House Leith1900 ft102 Constitution Street Close where Constitution Street crosses Queen Charlotte Street
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI)8.0 mi
Dundee (DND)33.8 mi
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station1.6 mi
Bus
Bus stop700 ft
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You can book a shuttle, once your reservation is complete.
Reviews
8.2
Greatbased on 178 reviews
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Me and my wife got a room at the top floor. big bed and bathroom and great cherry drink. no problem what so ever of parking outside. there is a bus right beside the hotel and it gets you into city center in about 10 minutes

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    We booked the Sandaig Guest House as we were going to a party in the area and needed a place to stay overnight! We were very pleasantly surprised from the moment we opened the front door as it was beautifully decorated,very,very clean and we were greeted by Laura who was extremely friendly! Our ensuite room was at the top of the house and was beautifully equipped and very warm and comfortable,with a small table and chairs set out with tea/coffee and biscuits, in a bay window which overlooked the adjoining Leith Links! We hadn't booked the breakfast but on Sunday morning decided to have it and weren't disappointed,good choice and very good value! We will definately return to the Sandaig!!

  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Staff were very friendly. Breakfast choice was excellent. Room quiet and clean.

    The bathroom needed attention. The plug did not work properly in the sink preventing water from draining. Bulbs needed replacing making the bathroom extremely dark.

  • 9.6
    Perfect

    The staff at Sandaig is very friendly and helpful and the rooms are cosy and very clean. Breakfast is also very good. The bus stop is a few metres from the hotel and it will take you about 10 minutes to get to the centre. All in all a very good experience and would recomend this hotel to anyone.

    Nothing really, had a great experience and will definitely go there again!

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    The hotel was just brilliant, offering way more than we'd expected for its price tag. Quiet location, but having buses every 15 minutes on the street.

  • 8.2
    Great

    Very easy to find from the A1, close to city centre, modern and clean, friendly staff.

  • 9.2
    Perfect

    My ground floor room was lovely & newly decorated. The bathroom was the best in the UK (it was spacious, with high quality fittings including a separate shower box, plus a shower over the bath - i.e. 2 choices to use). The excellent value for money meant my daughter and I afforded 2 separate (double) rooms. The free wi-fi was convenient. I very much liked the modern decor and standard of accommodation with attention to detail. The staff were friendly, professional and helpful. Overall a great place to stay. I also liked the outlook over the leafy park and trees.

    The location could have been a little inconvenient as I didn't realise Leith was beyond waking distance to the central city. But the great value compensated for the location, and the taxi was cheap to get to town.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Close to bus line and downtown. Staff were very friendly and helpful despite the appearance to an outsider of being overworked due to guest house understaffing.

    Parking consists of finding a place on the street (or not). Amenities, ie. Tv, Internet, not working well. Breakfast was expensive and yet limited in choice relative to other less expensive guest houses we stayed in during our travels. Overall...not good value for the money!,,,

  • 8.8
    Great

    Although not central, the Sandaig was located adjacent to park with bus stops directly outside the hotel. Just 20 minute walk from Ocean Terminal and the Royal Yacht Britannia and easy bus ride into the centre of Edinburgh. The hotel was quiet and well appointed with friendly, helpful staff, who provided a first class breakfast. A nice example of the thoughtfulness of the proprietors was a gratis decanter of sherry in the room.

  • 9.6
    Perfect

    We had a wonderful stay. The rooms are quite big and the beds are long enough for people tall 190 cm like me! Bus 12 and 25 to the city centre at 30 meters, just 5-10 minutes! Breakfast good!

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    Location great, 5-10 mins walk to Leith and the restaurants and short bus trip into centre of Edinburgh. Great view from room overlooking the park.

  • 9.6
    Perfect

    The staff were extremely helpful and accomodating during our stay. I had entered into the Edinburgh Marathon and asked for an early breakfast - which was no trouble at all and stood me in good stead for the run ahead. The rooms are modern and very tastefully decorated and the shower was amazing. The Sandaig is situated on a regular bus route into the city which makes getting to the centre very easy

    Hallway decor was a little dated

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    The friendliness and helpfulness of Derek on our arrival was continued all weekend with himself and staff team. The room was spacious ( 3 women together), comfortable and clean. On the bus route straight to the city of Edinburgh. Plenty of local ammenities on the doorstep. WONDERFUL BREAKFAST and served beautifully.

  • 10.0
    Perfect

    We both were very impressed by the friendly feel that the Sandaig had, the breakfasts were amazing and we both thought it was value for money there seemed to be something for every one, the rooms were set to a very high standard and the cleanliness was spot on.

  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Excellent stay, made very welcome, room was spot on & a excellent breakfast with a good variety to choose from. Will stay here again if I ever visit Edinburgh again.

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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-19:00FREECheck-outfrom 08:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsExisting bedsFREECrib
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI)8.0 mi
Dundee (DND)33.8 mi
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station1.6 mi
Bus
Bus stop700 ft
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You can book a shuttle, once your reservation is complete.
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