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Claymore Vegetarian Guest House

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Bethesda MD
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We have a vegan in the family, which can make travel a bit tricky, and gigantic egg-butter-bacon breakfast menus sometimes leave nothing but juice and dry toast as an options. We chose this hotel because of the vegetarian/vegan friendly aspect, but we liked it for more than that. Our rooms were really nice--airy, light, colourful and comfortable. The owner/hostess is...

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ayr
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Just back from this quirky B+B after a 2 night stay. Very quirky with mismatched crockery etc. The fact that its was a meat free house had no bearing on my stay there. Cathy was great and very helpful. About 15-20 minute walk to the main attractions. Loved it - will be back

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Our first time staying here and couldn't fault it. A very comfortable room which was at the back of the house so no noise from the road. The owner, Cathy, was very pleasant and welcoming, and the breakfast was delicious. Fried halloumi and tattie scones, mmm. The location is very convenient for the city centre - just a short bus...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Claymore is a very cute guest house, with comfortable rooms and an incredibly accommodating, cheerful host. The breakfast was wonderful, and the location is within a short bus ride from the city center. I highly recommend staying here!

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2014

We stayed here for the first time, this weekend and received a very warm welcome from Cathy. Our room (No. 6) was at the top of the house, and at the back, so nice and quiet. Decor is quirky and beautiful; the room had a nice shower and comfy bed. As vegetarians, we are used to nimimal veggie breakfasts in...

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York, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2014

3rd time of staying here and the 3rd time i haven't been able to fault any of the stay. Was allowed to check in early as was going to the rugby. Cathy as always offered a warm welcome and escorted us to our room. Spacious twin room on the 2nd floor. Very comfy bed with TV, tea and coffee making...

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Inveraray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

Another return visit to one of my favourite places to stay in Edinburgh. Warm welcome as ever and very good vegan breakfast. Location is close to work and the city centre, so ideal on all respects for work and evening in town. Looking forward to my next visit.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2013

My wife and I had a very enjoyable three night stay in this excellent vegetarian and vegan friendly guest house. Cathy gave us a warm welcome and we appreciated her good nature, sense of humour, charm and easy going manner throughout our stay. The accommodation is a smart sandstone terrace house in a decent location, with an attractive flower and...

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Hasselt
Reviewed 23 September 2013

My boyfriend and I spent 3 wonderful days in this B&B. The breakfast was amazing, the room was comfortable and Cathy was very helpful and welcoming. Even our late arrival (after 10 pm) was no problem. I would recommend this B&B to everyone!

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Reviewed 19 September 2013

The guesthouse is warm and homely with stacks of books and boardgames. The food is AMAZING! best breakfast I've had at a hotel. You won't even need lunch if you are out seeing the city during the day. The staff were super helpful when we were planning our trips out and the bedrooms were large and comfortable. Id recommend this...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 10-15 minute walk to Princes Street. We offer three things to our guests - enjoyable accommodation, warm and friendly atmosphere and good food and we do it with pleasure. Although our food is vegetarian and vegan, we have had many meat eating guests over the years and most of them have gone home happy! We welcome every kind of people and look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Claymore Vegetarian Guest House

Address: 68 Pilrig St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Claymore Vegetarian Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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“We were in room 1 which was en-suite and at the back of the hotel. My daughter previously stayed in the family room which is spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherSthefirst, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Free on road parking right outside.”
 of 5 bubbles NezS, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Next time I would try to get a room one flight up (instead of two).”
 of 5 bubbles TandemTravelers2006, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a twin room (double and one single) on the top floor which was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 342abigails, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Best to ride the bus from the house to the center town, the way is uphill.”
 of 5 bubbles IndySevenSeas, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
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