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People from all over the world have stayed at Garlands and almost without exception they've had a great stay.

You can visit our TripAdvisor page to read what visitors have thought about their stay. Currently we have the full five stars!

Here are just a few comments guests have made in our Visitors Book, and in letters and e-mails we've received from satisfied guests:


"A brilliant place to stay - friendly, welcoming, comfortable and quiet. Always willing to please. Thanx"

Thuvia and Sue, London

"Lovely, homely house and great food and company"

Bruce and Russell, New Zealand

"We've had an absolute ball. Good wishes now and always."

Jamie and Fraser, Manchesterford

"Very quiet and nice place - I will remember it and advise my friends"

Emmanuel, France

"Our stay at Garlands made our visit to Edinburgh an especially memorable one.  Bill was a most gracious host and very personable.  The guest house is beautifully decorated and our room was spacious and comfortable.  When we next return to this wonderful city we will make sure we reserve our room at Garlands!"

John and James Zoller

"Thank you for a most enjoyable stay. We have nothing but praise for your excellent guest house. Everything was of such high quality and I for one am looking forward to a return visit. Many thanks for making our stay in glorious Edinburgh such a pleasure."

Peter and Michael, London

"Thank you for the lovely hospitality. We still maintain it was the highlight of our trip"

Yorron Hackmon, Rochester, N.Y., USA

"What a pleasure it was to be here. I liked it so much, I'll be back"

Richard Dyer, The Boston Globe

"The feeling is 'home again' and it's lovely to be here again in room 5 [his third visit], enjoying the beautiful surroundings and your hospitality and many courtesies"

Bob Dunbar, Gardiner, Maine, USA

"Wonderful! Bill is a unique individual [eh?]. Will thoroghly recommend Garlands to all our friends and none of our enemies!"

Ron and Jack, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

"What a fab place - equal with the welcome. Thanks."

Sarah and Karen, London

"The host with the most! Had a wonderful time - back soon"

Terry, Mountains of Mourne, Northern Ireland

[his fifth visit so far!]


If you've stayed with us and didn't write in the book, why not sign our online guest book?





Garlands Guest House | 48 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh | + 44 131 554 4205 |