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Ben Cruachan Guest House

17 McDonald Road, Edinburgh EH7 4LX, Scotland
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    All reviews porridge b b decanter of sherry crystal glasses city centre this lovely guest house overlooking the garden wonderful hostess leith walk garden room breakfast was delicious little touches set us up for the day bed and breakfast scottish breakfast full scottish a lovely stay perfect hosts home from home minute walk
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A charming bed and breakfast, only 10 minutes' walking distance from the centre, Ben Cruachan has the added bonus of congenial hosts and a breakfast fit for a king. The premises are clean, warm and welcoming and we fully appreciated the flexibility of checking in...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    Stayed here in january. The most amazing host i've ever encountered anywhere in the world. What an absolute gent. Fantastic place to stay at a great price with breakfast and a bottle of sherry included. It was very close to the centre and a beautiful...More

    Response from jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House

    Thank you Sam for reviewing us and for your lovely comments which I will pass onto our amazing host George !!! Best wishes Jackie

    Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

    A wee gem find, thought when I seen the room right at the front door and on the Main Street I was in for a sleepless night , no need to worry slept like a log and didn't hear any outside distractions , the most...More

    Response from jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House

    Thank you so much Sandra for your lovely comments. It was lovely to meet you and Isabel and your husbands and thank you all for contributing to the fun atmosphere at breakfast. Looking forward to meeting you all again. Jackie

    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    Stayed here for 2 nights. Jackie keeps a spotlessly clean guesthouse, rooms are delightfully furnished and beds very comfortable. The breakfast of all breakfasts. Highly recommend . A very relaxed and welcoming place to stay. nothing is to much bother

    Response from jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House

    Thank you for your lovely comments and so glad you enjoyed your stay here. Look forward to seeing you another time. Best wishes Jackie

    Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

    We booked this B&B after reading the reviews and looking at the pictures advertised. Upon arrival I was shocked by this place, the room I was given was nothing compared to what was advertised. The pictures that are advertised are pictures of only 1 of...More

    Response from jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House

    I repeat exactly what I told you in my sitting room ... How dare you, come into my guest house and threaten me with a bad review on trip advisor if I don't give you a discount on your room. If you wish to give...

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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    hi is there anywhere i can park my car,when im at at your hotel Thanks fraser
    2 May 2016|
    Response from jackie h | Property representative |
    Hi Fraser We have no parking at the guest house as it is in the city but my guests usually find parking in one of the small streets opposite. There is a parking area that is £4 per day. Also from Friday 6.30 pm until 8.30... More
    Carole W
    are you open 30th march as we will be in Cala Bona at this time thanks Caz
    5 November 2015|
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    Response from piperG |
    yes we are open 30th March
    Do any of your rooms accomodate 3 people (adults?) Thank you!
    28 April 2015|
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    Response from jackie h | Property representative |
    Hi there... yes I have a large double room overlooking the garden with a king size bed and I can put another single bed in there. The room has a large en suite shower room with double sinks.
    Room Tips
    "We can only comment on the room we stayed in - Room 3 which was lovely and bright with garden view."
    Mystarrynight, 11 days agoRead review
    "Did not see other rooms"
    j0andb0, 13 days agoRead review
    "Speak with George, tell him what you want and he'll look after you."
    hollyyoung2811, 1 month agoRead review
    "Rooms at the back overlook the garden."
    cmluscom, 3 months agoRead review
    "Speak to George or Jackie for advice."
    RMcA2190, 3 months agoRead review
    "The garden room on the ground floor was spacious and had a view over the garden"
    Laura B, 6 months agoRead review
    "The rear-facing rooms are quieter and brighter."
    DCEllenH, 6 months agoRead review
    "Ask for downstairs by the dining room near the garden"
    YANTIB, 6 months agoRead review
    "Great location and quiet beautiful homes with a wonderfully welcoming host"
    andreadawsonnz, 8 months agoRead review
    "Stayed in room #3 on the lower level which had a view of the rear courtyard."
    Spot R, 8 months agoRead review
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