Blinkbonny House

Photo gallery for Blinkbonny House

Primary image
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Coffee and/or coffee maker

Overview of Blinkbonny House

Blinkbonny House

3.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
23 Blinkbonny Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH4 3HG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMurrayfield Stadium4 min drive
  • Popular LocationEdinburgh International Conference Centre4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGeorge Street7 min drive
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)28 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

About this area


Blinkbonny House is located in Ravelston, a neighbourhood in Edinburgh. Grassmarket and Royal Mile are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit George Street and Princes Street. Don't miss out on a visit to Edinburgh Zoo.

What's nearby

  • Murrayfield Stadium - 4 min drive
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre - 4 min drive
  • Edinburgh Zoo - 6 min drive
  • George Street - 7 min drive
  • Edinburgh Castle - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 4 min drive
  • Edinburgh Airport Tram Stop - 21 min drive
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 28 min drive


  • Ronaq - 11 min walk
  • Costa - 11 min walk
  • Murrayfield Bar - 17 min walk
  • The Cove - 17 min walk
  • Delta - 18 min walk

About this property

Blinkbonny House

3-star Edinburgh bed & breakfast in Ravelston, near Princes Street
This smoke-free bed & breakfast features concierge services, tour/ticket assistance and a garden. Free full breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. All 3 rooms provide conveniences such as dining areas and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs. Other amenities available to guests include premium bedding, hairdryers and ironing boards.
Blinkbonny House offers 3 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This accommodation offers separate dining areas. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM

Things to do

  • Ecotours

Family friendly

  • Separate dining area


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining room


  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board

Similar properties

See similar properties



Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts major credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Alcohol is not served at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Blinkbonny House
Blinkbonny House B&B
Blinkbonny House B&B Edinburgh
Blinkbonny House Edinburgh
Blinkbonny House Edinburgh, Scotland
Blinkbonny House Edinburgh
Blinkbonny House Bed & breakfast
Blinkbonny House Bed & breakfast Edinburgh

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 282 out of 359 reviews
5 - Excellent 79%
Rating 4 - Good. 68 out of 359 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 359 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 359 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 359 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Quiet residential location 20 minutes by bus #41 to downtown. Blinkbonny House is beautifully appointed with their collections, clean & most comfortable. Shaun, our host extraordinaire, prepared our yummy Scottish breakfast, was attentive to our questions & always cordial & pleasant. Highly recommended*****
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent hosting, lovely host. Very pleasant, very clean. We loved it.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Kind, helpful hosts Comfortable bed and room Quiet residential area
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very good location and host was very friendly
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property was cosy, homely and clean. Shaun and Elaine were very welcoming, accommodating and nothing was too much trouble for them. We will definitely be visiting again. Esther & Jackie
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2022