Averon Guest House - Edinburgh

44 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9NQ  show map
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Averon Guest House - Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Air conditioning
TV

Flat-screen TV

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Breakfast
Luggage storage

Overview

Averon Guest House is an apartment in Edinburgh within short distance of King's Theatre and Edinburgh Castle.

Just 20 minutes on foot from Edinburgh city center. There is a bus stop nearby and other parts of Edinburgh are easily accessible. Offering a variety of dishes, Passorn and Indaba are just about 350 meters away.

Fast access to Turnhouse airport within 10 km is provided.

Rooms

Non-smoking rooms feature the garden view. Room facilities include heating, a work desk, multi-channel television, a personal computer and free wireless internet. An en suite bathroom is at guests' disposal.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire apartment for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 11 am FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed GBP 10
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 10
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach apartment

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Apartment Address:

44 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9NQ

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.0 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    36.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Indaba
    1000 ft
  • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
    1400 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    4800 ft
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

Averon Guest House photos Room
Double Ensuite
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This double room has a electric kettle.

Averon Guest House photos Room
Twin Ensuite
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This twin room features a electric kettle.

Averon Guest House photos Room
Double Room Private External Bathroom
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Shower
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  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

Please note that the shower and toilet are located across the corridor and are lockable.

Averon Guest House photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
Averon Guest House photos Room
Family Room
  • Room size:

    230 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Carpeted floor
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  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
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Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This single room features a electric kettle.

Averon Guest House Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • The Grove Gallery1700 ft
  • cineworld2000 ft

Places of interest

  • Scottish Widows Bank Plc1400 ft
  • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers2300 ft
  • One O'Clock Gun2700 ft

Convention centers

Shopping areas

  • Alexander Leven1000 ft

Amusement

  • Mecca Bingo Ltd400 ft
  • cameo picturehouse1000 ft
  • Gold Rush Amusements1000 ft
  • Cameo Cinema Plc1000 ft
  • D B Amusements1700 ft
  • Odeon Edinburgh1700 ft
  • Filmhouse1700 ft
  • Tenpin2000 ft
  • Laserquest2300 ft
  • Johnny's Entertainment & Amusement2300 ft
  • Diane Pool Hall2300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers2300 ft

Parks

  • Fountain Park Leisure Complex2000 ft

Theaters

  • King's Theatre700 ft
  • The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co1700 ft
  • Filmhouse Cinema1700 ft
  • Royal Lyceum Theatre2000 ft
  • Usher Hall2300 ft
  • Traverse Theatre2300 ft
  • Usher Hall2700 ft

Local attractions

  • The Edinburgh Dungeon5000 ft
    31 Market Street, Edinburgh
  • The Museum of Edinburgh5000 ft
    142 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • Massa5200 ft
    36-39 Market St. EdinburghScotland
  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One5000 ft
    75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
  • Surgeons' Hall5100 ft
    Nicolson Street, Edinburgh

Near the apartment

  • George Heriot's School2000 ft
    8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
  • National War Museum of Scotland3000 ft
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • The Scotch Whisky Experience3700 ft
    354 Castlehill, Edinburgh
  • Castle Rock3500 ft
    EdinburghScotland
  • St Cuthbert's Church2700 ft
    Lothian Road, Edinburgh
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions3800 ft
    Castlehill, Edinburgh
  • Old Town3700 ft
    EdinburghScotland

Restaurants nearby

  • Indaba1000 ft

    Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace
    Phone: 0131 221 1554

    83% likes this, based on 442 reviews
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

  • Three Birds1700 ft

    Address: 3-5 Viewforth
    Phone: 0131 229 3252

    84% likes this, based on 143 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Castle Terrace2400 ft

    Address: 33-35 Castle Terrace

    84% likes this, based on 912 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • Passorn1400 ft

    Address: 23-23a Brougham Place
    Phone: 1312291537

    82% likes this, based on 387 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Kanpai Sushi2100 ft

    Address: 8-10 Grindlay Street
    Phone: 0131 228 1602

    79% likes this, based on 268 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 25 - USD 33

Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    12
Hotels nearby
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Averon Guest House Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Averon Guest House

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 137 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.4

    private parking & lock up is an excellent facility a good breakfast clean room we stayed in the annex which enables you to go in & out entirely as you please

    foreign waiters at breakfast ........ they were very polite & well meaning became a bit like faulty towers (not our quote !) as they didn't fully understand requests / choices made could make more of the rooms - this is a lovely Georgian building

  • Couple
    6.2

    The location was great and it was very easy to walk into central edinburgh but also catch up with friends locally. Also the staff were helpful and friendly.

    The breakfast as we were looking forward to a decent scottish breakfast and it was a bit disappointing. the staff were a bit too eager and were constantly asking if we wanted toast, but weren't aware that someone had asked one minute earlier. As it was a great weekend weather wise and as scotland is not used to heat like that our room was too hot from pipes under the floorboards.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Convenience to location for Taste of Edinburgh

    Beds were hard, rooms out dated and breakfast poor for the price

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The guesthouse owner was particularly helpful & friendly - the other staff also very friendly. We were offered coffee and/or breakfast on arrival despite the breakfast time being over. Our room was dark but due to the position in the building, but ensuite lovely & bright. Other rooms were much brighter. Breakfast was very good and always offered more toast & coffee/tea. Overall very good value and only 10mins walk to Princes St. if not taking bus from outside the door!

    Our room quite dark due to the small window but full length mirrors were used to help brighten it up so effort had been made. Adequate for our needs.

  • Family with children
    6.2

    I liked that our bedroom was nice and spacious. I liked the way the heating was on when we came home, because it was cold two of the nights. I liked that we stayed in our own part of the guest house, have us lots of privacy. The fact that you topped up our milk was lovely.

    When we arrived at 9am we were unable to check in. I was informed over the phone that we would be able to check in early. This put a huge dampner on the start of our holiday as we had to walk around for 3 hours in the rain, having been up all night from flying over. The lights in the bathroom occasionally didnt work. I didnt like the room was very old fashioned. I think it could be modernised. The service for breakfast was quiet slow considering the small number of people there. Didnt like that there was a lack of choice. I think the staff should be more familar with the area around the guest, know more information about the bus service and the general Edinburgh area.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The staff were friendly and helpful.

    The room wasn't ready when we arrived. Staff did their best in terms of service but didn't seem to have been trained to the accepted level. For instance, at breakfast, we were forgotten about at breakfast and, when the order was finally taken, the cooked food was brought before we had finished our cerials.

  • Older travelers
    3.2

    Unable to think of anything positive!

    300 words would not provide sufficient space to comment on everything that I didn't like.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    We didn't get chance of breakfast as our train was too early

  • Single
    10.0

    Excellant nights sleep, very close to city centre

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The staffs were really friendly and affable. The breakfast provided here was enjoyable, and the location is also a few minutes walk away from the Edinburgh Castle, a major tourist attraction. The rooms were also generally clean, and I am pleased to say that I enjoyed my stay here. It's a great way to find out about local life and also, I got 20% off at Highland Tours booking through this hotel, which was great.

    The room wasn't entirely sound proof, so at night, sometimes disturbances were heard. But, let's face it--this hotel is an economic choice with great staffs and hospitality provided. Also, it's usually quiet in the night time, so there weren't many problems in sleeping well.

  • Single
    5.4

    I liked having a room in the back--it was quiet and very private.

    The housekeeping was pretty rough. One day I got up after 11, and when I came back at night they hadn't come in at all. Another day, they left a dirty rag in my room. And my comforter looked like it had cigarette burns all over it.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Very good value for money. The hotel owner was very helpful before our stay and whilst we were there. Averon just a short walk to the city centre, train station etc.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    friendly and helpful staff (esp Allen); b'fast of good portions but variety *juice/ cereasl) could be broadened; spacious room and quiet/ safe neighbourhood

    cleanliness can be improved; a bit far for walking to the major tourist spots

  • Single
    6.6

    Woke up freezing first night, and couldnt reach the manager to make sure that didnt happen again on my second night (there was a mobile number which I rang, leaving a message, but didnt hear back).

  • Couple
    9.6

    Good location, nice and cheap for a double room. Breakfast was decent. Bed was comfy and room was lovely and warm-very important considering how cold it was outside.

    Stayed in room 3, no hot water in the shower for 4 consecutive mornings and none in the hot water tap. Seems the shower ran on an immersion which never had enough hot water. Also the fan heaters in the Bathrooms were fixed to go off after thirty seconds of you turning them on.

How to reach apartment

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Apartment Address:

44 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9NQ

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.0 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    36.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Indaba
    1000 ft
  • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
    1400 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    4800 ft
Apartment details
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    12