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The Albyn

The Albyn is a heaven of calm in gorgeous Bruntsfield.

We offer beautifully decorated & comfortable bedrooms and a welcoming team in a traditional historic Victorian Townhouse, formerly the St Oswalds Church Manse.

Albyn Townhouse is a relaxing retreat a short distance from Edinburgh’s Old Town.

We look forward to welcoming you to our home.

 

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Our Rooms

The Albyn is run by myself, Lydie & my little helpers, the three children of the house Charlotte, Louis and Elliott & Betty the beautiful cocker Spaniel…Since July 2007  we have given life back to the house, with beautiful strong colours and carefully selected furniture & decoration. We love our house and take great care in making sure that you are as comfortable as we would like to be and this means a good night’s sleep. The Edinburgh Albyn Townhouse offers accommodation on two floors in 8 non-smoking & fully en-suite rooms. Our guest house has retained a lot of historical features, that you can enjoy in your rooms, it is comfortable, clean, centrally heated & the accommodation is over two upper floors, with free super speed WiFi, flat screen Freeview & radio Tv’s, tea  making facilities & coffee pods machines, hairdryer. Ironing facilities are available on request. We have one baby cot available on request, suitable for Superior rooms only (not for King rooms).

Our accommodation is as follows;

1 x Large Superior en-suite room (2 people) located on the first floor, this is the drawing room of the house, absolutely gorgeous historic cornices, wall paneling & lovely decor, with one king size bed and two single beds, this very large room can accommodate 2 people, with a large space and sitting area. This accommodation has it’s own large bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin, flat screen TV, coffee pod machine, tea facilities, mini safe & air dryer, super fast internet access through wifi.

3 x Superior Double king or twin en-suite rooms, two are located on the first floor, with a super king size bed or two single beds, this is a more spacious room with a sofa area. Each accommodation has it’s own bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin, flat screen TV, coffee pod machine, tea facilities, mini safe & air dryer, super fast internet access through wifi. 3 Double king en-suite rooms, two are located on the second floor and one is on the first floor, with one king size bed, this room is a standard size with a small sitting area. Each accommodation has it’s own bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin, flat screen TV, coffee pod machine, tea facilities, mini safe & air dryer, super fast internet access through wifi.

2 x Superior Double king, both are located on the second floor, with one king size bed, this room is more spacious and has a sofa area. Each accommodation has it’s own bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin, flat screen TV, coffee pod machine, tea facilities, mini safe & air dryer, super fast internet access through wifi.

Please bear in mind that the Albyn Townhouse was built in the 19th century, therefore there is no elevator!! Our rooms
are over two upper floors so please bear this in mind at the time of booking if you cannot do stairs!!


Breakfast

Breakfast in bed or on the go! How decadent!

No more getting up on time, order a breakfast basket in advance (24 hours) and i will deliver it to your door!

£8.00 per person, 2 croissants, orange juice, cheeses, oat cakes & fruits per breakfast.