Southbank Guest House

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Overview of Southbank Guest House

Southbank Guest House

3.5 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
36 Academy Street, Elgin, Scotland, IV30 1LP

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationElgin Cathedral10 min walk
  • Popular LocationMacallan Distillery17 min drive
  • Popular LocationSpeyside Cooperage19 min drive
  • AirportInverness (INV)40 min drive

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About this area


Southbank Guest House is located in Elgin. Moray Golf Club and Hopeman Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lossiemouth East Beach and Moray Firth.

What's nearby

  • Elgin Museum - 7 min walk
  • Elgin Cathedral - 10 min walk
  • Spynie Palace - 8 min drive
  • Macallan Distillery - 17 min drive
  • Speyside Cooperage - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Elgin Station - 5 min walk
  • Inverness (INV) - 40 min drive


  • Spice Tandoori - 4 min walk
  • The Pancake Place - 5 min walk
  • Batchen Street Coffee - 5 min walk
  • Costa - 5 min walk
  • The Ditsy Teacup - 5 min walk

About this property

Southbank Guest House

3.5-star guesthouse in Elgin with free parking
Free self-parking and free wired Internet in public areas are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. All 14 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and showers.
Southbank Guest House offers 14 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access (speed: 25+ Mbps). Bathrooms include a shower.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free wired Internet
  • Wi-Fi speed: 25+ Mbps

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

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Check-in from 5:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 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 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Host will greet you


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property caters to LGBTQ guests
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Southbank Guest House B&B Elgin
Southbank Guest House B&B
Southbank Guest House Elgin
Southbank Guest House
Southbank Guest House Elgin, Moray
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 11 out of 16 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 5 out of 16 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 16 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 16 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 16 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great place to stay
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely accommodation and welcoming host
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful well kept old mansion with modern amenities
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019