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16 Pilrig Guest House, Edinburgh

3-star3 stars
16 Pilrig Street, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH6 5AJ, United Kingdom

3-star guesthouse, convenient to Princes Street
  • Free WiFi
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  • I held off posting this review in hopes that 16 Pilrig Guest House would make a refund of…Aug 16, 2018
  • The bed squeaked as did the floor and door to the bathroom. Anytime someone got up in…Jul 20, 2018
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16 Pilrig Guest House, Edinburgh

from $46
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
  • Basic Double Room, Private Bathroom
  • Basic Twin Room, Private Bathroom
  • Standard Triple Room, Ensuite
  • Standard Suite, Ensuite

What’s around 16 Pilrig Guest House, Edinburgh


  • Princes Street - 9 min walk
  • Easter Road Stadium - 12 min walk
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 13 min walk
  • Calton Hill - 17 min walk
  • George Street - 20 min walk
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse - 22 min walk
  • Scott Monument - 22 min walk
  • Scottish Parliament - 23 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 19 min drive
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 22 min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 8 min drive
  • Edinburgh Brunstane Station - 9 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms


  • Check-in time 1 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

WiFi rated super fast

  • Great for browsing, email, gaming, streaming, and video chat



  • No parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Urdu

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

16 Pilrig Guest House, Edinburgh’s small print

Also known as

  • 16 Pilrig Guest House Edinburgh
  • 16 Pilrig Edinburgh
  • 16 Pilrig
  • 16 Pilrig Guest House Guesthouse Edinburgh
  • 16 Pilrig Guest House Guesthouse
  • 16 Pilrig House Edinburgh

Optional extras

Late check-in after 9 PM can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 20.0 per night

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 5.00 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 94 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Great place position spotless n friendly
Great place spotless tidy friendly get room 5 lovely and had whole private bathroom to myself bit of luxury this is like a 3star hotel even better at half the price breakfast if u want toast juice sausages croissants egg been coffee no holding back eat what u want surcharge though it's up to u 10 mins town center loads restaurants wine bars around and u bordering the town of Leith and city of Edinburgh go for it you will enjoy .
Angus, usTrip with friends
Good 6.0
Barely adequate
It was adequate, but out of the way when it looks like from the ad that it was that within walking distance of the Royalmile. It was a very very long walk. We were glad we only have to stay one night in This hotel before catching a train.
Sandra, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A good inexpensive stay with a great location
I like this guest house. For a bargain budget it's right on target. Don't expect much, or any, frills. Your not paying for any. Breakfast is just so so and an extra 5£. Comfortable bed & super nice people run this ma & pa B&B.
Jim A, us1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Kumar is the best!
Kumar made our trip VERY special.
Lawrence, us3 night family trip
Good 6.0
A pleasant place to stay
The owner/hostess Mrs. Ali was quite pleasant and accommodating during our stay making available provisions for our odd flight schedule, but as spoken by previous reviewers upon entering the building there is a liberal aroma of curry. Seeing we were located on the second floor climbing the stairs did require some effort, although our room was generally pleasant and cozy it was somewhat tight on space. To be honest most of our days were spent enjoying all that Edinburgh had to offer, so our time in the room was primarily limited to sleeping. Her location is fairly close to a main road, making it convenient to use the city's mass transit ti get around.
Keith, usFamily trip

16 Pilrig Guest House, Edinburgh

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