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    McCraes B&B

    44 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JR, Scotland
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    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “city centre” (24 reviews)
    “porridge” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    - The Rooms are modern, tastefully furnished, spacious and very clean - Because it was our honeymoon we even had fresh flowers and champagne ! - Organic breakfast, delicious « sweet » porridge, fresh melon, homebaked muffins… - Close to city centre, botanic gardens, tram...More

    Thank Caledonia70
    Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed with John for 4 nights. Our ensuite room was tastefully decorated; the bed extremely comfortable. John prides himself on provided all organic foods for breakfast and it was all wonderful - he makes his own granola that is not to be missed. We...More

    Thank SydneyJasper
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 14 July 2017

    Thank you for a great review Gaby. I'm very fortunate to have guests like you, making my job very easy and enjoyable. John

    Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

    This is a great place to stay in Edinburgh. You can walk to the city (maybe 10-15 minutes) yet the B&B is located in a quiet neighborhood. On the way to the city, you pass lots of fun shops and restaurants and pubs - and...More

    Thank DianaSch
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 22 April 2017

    Thank you for the great review Diana. It was very easy to take care of you and Heidi as you were the perfect guests. You didn't even need much help finding places to go, you seemed to find plenty of fun places without my help...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Everything - rooms, service, food - was great and well worth the price. Public transportation close by and city within reasonable walking distance. Excellent service - felt like home. Will most definitely come back if I got the chance.

    Thank Brian L
    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    Second time I have stayed here, although some of our party have stayed a couple of times more. It is really good, easy access to city, clever ideas to make life simple for you, very clean, very comfortable. John is a great host, space allowing...More

    Thank Chatz2014
    The Balmoral Hotel
    3,808 reviews
    #12 of 149 hotels in Edinburgh
     
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    844 reviews
    #18 of 149 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Premier Inn Edinburgh City Centre (York Place)
    773 reviews
    #5 of 149 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Cairn Hotel Edinburgh
    1,187 reviews
    #79 of 149 hotels in Edinburgh
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • McCraes B&B Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (9)
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    46fleur
    9 October 2016|
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    Response from John W | Property representative |
    We're a 15 minute walk from Waverley, or an inexpensive, short taxi journey.
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    74hannibal
    3 October 2016|
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    Response from John W | Property representative |
    Yes, there is a hairdryer in each room.
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    Becksmc
    15 April 2016|
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    Response from John W | Property representative |
    Hi. The tram, to its last stop at York place, drops you to within an easy 10 minute walk downhill to the b&b. It takes about 45 mins. Alternatively, the airport express bus gets you to the city centre faster but leaves you... More
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    "The tram to the airport stops very close by"
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    "Talk to John who runs Mc Craes and he will advise you. Our room was perfect for us."
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    "Rooms 2 and 3 are at the back of the house and are quieter overall, although all rooms are very quiet due to..."
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    "Rooms are located on ground floor"
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