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    McCraes B&B

    44 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JR, Scotland
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    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    We just returned from Edinburgh and had a wonderful stay at McCrae's B&B. John, the owner, is so helpful and fun to talk to. He had great breakfasts. This included two mornings when we needed to leave early for tours, before he served breakfast. We...More

    Thank Kathie H
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 4 October 2017

    Thanks so much for the great review Kathie. I hope the pint of guinness I recommended in Dublin was as good as I said it would be. John

    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    We were the second time in this b&b. We loved it again very much. The accommodation is situated in a very nice, quiet district of Edinburgh near to several nice restaurants and pubs. The old town is a little far away, but there are buses...More

    Thank Agnes70180
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 28 September 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review Agnes. It's was a pleasure having you back with us again.

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    - 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

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    46fleur
    10 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
    4 October 2016|
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    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 garden view room was great. It looked out on the back yard and a courtyard of other apartments, and was..."
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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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