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Edinburgh B&B Location

To view an online map of Edinburgh click the following link (the red circle indicates where we are) Map of Edinburgh

(PLEASE NOTE: www.multimap.co.uk provide detailed directions from any where in the U.K. using their Directions Service.)

Garfield Guest House bed and breakfast Edinburgh is a short walk from the magnificent Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Founded in the 17th Century on an area the size of a tennis court it now extends to 31 hectares and is one of the world's finest botanic gardens.

From Garfield Guest House you can explore the Water of Leith walkways right down to the historic Port of Leith. Stop at one of the many pubs offering fine seafood, wines, spirits and beers. We are also close to the Newhaven Harbour and the final resting place of the Royal Yacht Britannia.

Other Attractions Include Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Zoo, Holyrood House, Camera Obscura, Dynamic Earth, Royal Observatory on Calton Hill and many more.

For Sporting & Leisure Facilities, Ainslie Park recreational centre is a mile from Garfield Guest House and offers superb facilities for all the family including a large swimming pool with an excellent slide to amuse the children.

If you would like to check availability please call us on 0131 552 2369 or use our availability enquiry form.


OUTSIDE GARFIELD
Local tour buses stop just outside.

INSIDE GARFIELD
Great breakfast to start the day.

VIEW
Edinburgh Catle.

AROUND EDINBURGH
Edinburgh at sunset.

Directions

If you require further details please contact us.

(PLEASE NOTE: Directions given here are a guide only, we take no responsibility for the accuracy of information given below or found on any web site linked to from here.)

Walk from Edinburgh Castle
The walk from Edinburgh castle to Garfield Guest House is a great way to see the city centre and takes about 25 minutes.

Starting in the heart of the beautiful old town, the walk takes you down the Mound in between Princess Street Gardens, over Princes Street (the city's main shopping area) and down through the majestic New Town (mostly built in the late 18th Century). The walk then takes you past the east entrance to the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and on to Ferry Road and Garfield Guest House. For more information about the sites on the way please see our local attractions page. For a map and further directions of the walk between Edinburgh Castle and Garfield Guest House please see the "more info" link below.

More info: Map and further directions


Taxi from Princess Street, Waverley Train Station & St Andrews Bus Station
Taking a taxi from the centre of town should take about 5 minutes (depending on trafic) and costs around \A35 to \A38.

More info: City Cabs


By bus from Edinburgh Airport
There is a regular airport bus to the city centre, terminating at Waverley Train Station. From there follow the directions below.

More info: Airlink (Airport bus)


By bus from Waverley Train Station
The number 23 bus runs from Hanover Street in the city centre to just round the corner from Garfield Guest House, it takes around 10 minutes. The directions below are more detailed than they need to be, it is really just a case of getting on the No 23 bus going in the right direction and asking the driver to let you off at Clark Road.

Directions

  • From Waverley Train Station, walk to Princes Street and turn left
  • Take the second road on the right, this should be Hanover Street
  • Walk up Hanover Street. From the first bus stop on the left, take bus number 23 heading away from Princes Street (heading for Cannonmills, Goldenacre and Trinity)
  • The bus should go all the way down to traficlights at the bottom of Dundas Street and take a left on to Howard Place/Inverleith Row, then right at the end of Inverleith Row on to Ferry Road and then second left on to Clark Road. Alight at the first bus stop, at the very start of Clark Road.
  • Walk back to Ferry Road, turn left and Garfield Guest House is approximately 50 yards on, on the left
More info: Lothian Buses route map
More Info: Number 23 time table
More Info:Map & further directions


By bus from St Andrews Bus Station
make your way to Hanover Street and follow directions above, By bus from Waverley Train Station.

More Info: Map & further directions


By Car from the A1 (Newcastle and the South)

Directions

  • Stay on the A1 all the way into Edinburgh city centre, the last stretch is called London Road (B1350)
  • At the end of London Road there is a roundabout, turn right taking the second exit on to Leith Walk
  • Go straight on past Annandale Street and McDonald Road, then turn left on to Pilrig Street
  • Turn left at the second set of traffic lights on to Ferry Road
  • Go straight on for a couple of minutes until there are playing fields on your left, Garfield Guest House is on the right, 264 Ferry Road
More info: Map & further directions


By Car from the A702 (M74, M6)

Directions More info: Map & further directions


By Car from the M90 (Forth Road Bridge, Perth and the North)

Directions

  • Follow A90 towards Edinburgh City Centre until you see signs for Leith & Granton.
  • When you see a Kwik Fit Garage the road forks left (Leith & Granton) & right (city centre). Take left fork on to Telford Road
  • Follow Telford Road to a large roundabout (Crewe Toll). Take the 3rd exit at roundabout on to Ferry Road
  • Garfield Guest House is 1 mile from the roundabout on the left hand side of the road just after Clark Road
More info: Map & further directions


From M8/M9:

Directions

  • Follow airport signs and A8 until you see signs for Leith.
  • You will see a Shell Garage ahead on your left. Turn left just before the garage on to Maybury Road
  • Go straight on to 2nd roundabout (Barnton Roundabout) then turn right on to Queensferry Road
  • When you see a Kwik Fit Garage the road forks left (Leith & Granton) & right (city centre). Take left fork on to Telford Road
  • Follow Telford Road to a large roundabout (Crewe Toll). Take the 3rd exit at roundabout on to Ferry Road
  • Garfield Guest House is 1 mile from the roundabout on the left hand side of the road just after Clark Road
More info: Map & further directions


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