Built by a Leith wine merchant in 1823 as a townhouse, Garlands Guest House is situated just 1.2 miles from Edinburgh city centre. A private bathroom and flat-screen LCD TV with DVD player are included in all Garlands rooms. Free Wi-Fi is also available and fresh towels are supplied daily. A cooked breakfast including potato scones and oatcakes is served in the dining room. Continental options are also available and breakfast in the room can be arranged. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of The Old and New Towns are just a 10-minute drive from the guest house. Edinburgh Rail Station is only 0.9 miles away and has services to London and Glasgow.