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1 room, 2 adults

Emerald Guest House

3-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
3 Drum Street, Gilmerton, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH17 8QQ, United Kingdom

3-star guesthouse, convenient to Royal Infirmary
  • Free WiFi
Great room
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Service could be improved

Emerald Guest House

from ZAR 1,054
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
  • Family Quadruple Room, Ensuite (Superior)
  • Standard Single Room, Ensuite
  • Standard Twin Room, Ensuite

What’s around Emerald Guest House


  • In Gilmerton
  • Royal Infirmary - 31 min walk
  • Craigmillar Castle - 33 min walk
  • National Library of Scotland - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool - 3.1 mi / 4.9 km
  • University of Edinburgh - 3.6 mi / 5.8 km
  • Edinburgh Castle - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Princes Street - 4.4 mi / 7 km

Getting around

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

At a glance

Key facts


  • 50 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property at least 48 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

At the property

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

Recent reviews

Very good 8,2 From 42 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Great Choice
Excellent little B&B with excellent service from the freindly proprietor. Regular city centre bus links outside.
Barbara, gb2 night family trip
Very good 8,0
I was passing through Edinburgh after a stint in the Hebrides. I stopped for a couple of nights. Warm welcoming host and superd breakfast. Would thoroughly recommend it to anyone going to Edinburgh.
gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
A lovely quaint bnb. Breakfast was amazing...there is a bus right outside. Supermarket next door, a pub diagonally over the road and pizza not much further. Our host was lovely and helpful with local knowledge.
Sharon, au2 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Quick overnighter !
Really good stay no complaints , great breakfast
Graham, gb1 night family trip
Very good 8,0
Beautiful room and near most of the buses. Easy commute to tow. Lovely breakfast.
darshana, gb2 night romance trip

Emerald Guest House

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