Get an overview of this hotel 4-star Edinburgh guesthouse in Newington, near Royal Commonwealth Pool

Popular highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Newington, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of National Library of Scotland and Royal Commonwealth Pool. Festival Theatre and University of Edinburgh are also within 2 miles (3 km). Edinburgh Waverley Station is 29 minutes by foot.

Property features

A restaurant and free WiFi in public areas are available at this smoke-free guesthouse.

Room amenities

All 7 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, coffee/tea makers and flat-screen TVs. Hairdryers, showers and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

The guesthouse offers a restaurant. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

Allison House 16 Guesthouse is a smoke-free property.

  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built – 1890 
  • Total number of rooms - 7 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10:00 AM.

Allison House 16 Guesthouse has a restaurant on site.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 8 AM to 10:00 AM for a surcharge.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Guest House Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
Please note self check-in is available anytime. but cannot enter the room until after the stated check-in time which is 14:00.Check out time is 10:30. On check-out, the key must be left in the check-out key box in the lobby. Please note staff working hours between 8:00am – 11:00am, and between 2:00pm – 19:00pm Monday to Sunday.Please note telephone contact hours between 2:00pm – 19:00pm Monday to Friday.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No on-site parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

No rollaway/extra beds available

One child stays free

No cots (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

No lifts

24-hour check-in

Cash Deposit Required

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 6.5 for adults and GBP 6.5 for children (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Guest house Name

  • Auld Reekie Guest House Edinburgh
  • Auld Reekie Guest House
  • Auld Reekie Edinburgh
  • Auld Reekie Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Allison House 16
  • Allison House 16 Guesthouse Edinburgh
  • Allison House 16 Guesthouse Guesthouse
  • Allison House 16 Guesthouse Guesthouse Edinburgh

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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