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Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh

3-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
3 Drum StreetGilmerton, EdinburghScotlandEH17 8QQUnited Kingdom

3-star guesthouse in Edinburgh
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free*!
Very Good8.2
Fantastic service
Great room
Great location
Quite clean
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Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh

from $106 CAD
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
  • Family Quadruple Room, Ensuite (Superior)
  • Standard Single Room, Ensuite
  • Standard Twin Room, Ensuite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 50 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast (surcharge)

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

What’s around Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh


  • In Gilmerton
  • Gilmerton Cove - 2 min walk
  • Craigmillar Castle - 33 min walk
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • National Library of Scotland - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • University of Edinburgh - 3.6 mi / 5.8 km
  • Greyfriars Kirk - 3.8 mi / 6.1 km
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 4.1 mi / 6.7 km

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 20 min drive
  • Eskbank Station - 9 min drive
  • Shawfair Station - 10 min drive
  • Newtongrange Station - 11 min drive

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 42 reviews

Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh
Not too far from the city centre- bus at doorstep and price is pretty good
Isabel, ca1 night romance trip
Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh
Stay on the outskirts of Edinburgh
Found the ownership owners very friendly. Very good selection of food for breakfast. Excellent location for bus to and from Edinburgh.
Jim, ca1 night romance trip
Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh
Very Good8.0
Beautiful room and near most of the buses. Easy commute to tow. Lovely breakfast.
darshana, gb2 night trip
Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh
Very Good8.0
Quite a long bus drive from the centre of town but very comfortable room and a good breakfast
Linda, gb1 night trip
Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh
very good
Hiang Nam, gb1 night trip

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Emerald Guest House, Edinburgh

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