Get an overview of this hotel4-star Edinburgh guesthouse in Newington, near University of Edinburgh

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business centre
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Newington, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of National Library of Scotland and Royal Commonwealth Pool. University of Edinburgh and Festival Theatre are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Property Features

A business center, concierge services, and a computer station are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a library, express check-in, and express check-out are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 11 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find DVD players, Egyptian cotton sheets, and coffee makers.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 4-star property offers access to a business center. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. This Edinburgh guesthouse also offers a library, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Ben Doran Guest House is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Library 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Business center 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 1800 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 11 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Computer station 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast each morning.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Guest House Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Guest house Name

  • Ben Doran
  • Ben Doran Edinburgh
  • Ben Doran Guest House
  • Ben Doran Guest House Edinburgh
  • Ben Doran Hotel Edinburgh
  • The Ben Doran Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

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


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