Abercorn Guest House

4-star guest house within 5 minutes walk from the beach

About Abercorn Guest House


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A 4-star guest house, Abercorn is 5 minutes walk from the beach and 10 minutes drive from Edinburgh city centre. It offers elegant rooms with free Wi-Fi, cooked breakfasts, and free parking.

Rooms at Abercorn House are individually decorated and many have period features. Each room features a TV, hairdryer, and radio.

The breakfast menu features porridge and kippers, as well as a full-cooked breakfast and lighter options. Special diets and early starts can be catered for on request.

Built-in 1870, the Abercorn Guest House retains many of its original charms, including high ceilings, Victorian cornices, and fireplaces. The conservatory and walled garden both have seating areas for guests.

The buses from Abercorn Guest House, run every 10 minutes to the castle and run 24 hours a day. Holyrood Palace, the Royal Mile, and Our Dynamic Earth centre are all within 3 miles of Abercorn. Brunstane Railway Station is a 15-minute walk away and the A1 is 2 minutes drive away.


Breakfast option(s) include:

  • Continental
  • Full English/Irish

Free parking
Street parking

The prices at Abercorn Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, guest house's policy etc.). See the prices by clicking book now and entering your dates.

From the nearest airport, you can get to Abercorn Guest House by:

  • Bus 15min

The nearest beach is just 350 yards from Abercorn Guest House.

Abercorn Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

  • Cycling
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Beachfront
  • Tennis equipment
  • Horse riding
  • Beach
  • Badminton equipment

Abercorn Guest House is 3.1 miles from the centre of Edinburgh.

Room options at Abercorn Guest House include:

  • Double
  • Family
  • Twin
  • Single

Check-in at Abercorn Guest House is from 14:30, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Services

    • Daily housekeeping
    • Trouser press
    • Private check-in/check-out
    • Luggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    • Bridal suite
    • Wake up service/Alarm clock
    • Room service
  • Pets

    • Pets are not allowed.
  • Internet

    • WiFi is available in the guest house rooms and is free of charge.

  • Parking

    • Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
    • Street parking
  • General

    • Carbon monoxide detector
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Allergy-free room
    • Heating
    • Tile/marble floor
    • Soundproofing
    • Private entrance
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
  • Food & Drink

    • Chocolate or cookies
    • Fruits
    • Bottle of water
    • Wine/champagne
    • Kid meals
    • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Bathroom

    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Additional toilet
    • Bath or shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shower
Property Location

Nearby Attractions

Holyrood Park - 2 miles
Arthurs Seat - 2.2 miles
Craigmillar Castle - 2.2 miles
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh - 2.2 miles
Palace of Holyrood House - 2.5 miles
Musselburgh Racecourse - 2.5 miles
Dynamic Earth - 2.6 miles
Nelson Monument - 2.7 miles
Scottish Poetry Library - 2.7 miles
Calton Hill - 2.9 miles

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0131 669 6139

1 Abercorn Terrace, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2DD

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