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    McCraes B&B

    44 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JR, Scotland
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    “city centre” (24 reviews)
    “porridge” (13 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 203 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 1 week ago

    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
    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    It was my fifth visit to Edinburgh. I stayed at Mc'Craes B&B on my first visit in 2013. After that, I tried to book Mc'Craes B&B for three years when I was running the Edinburgh Marathon, but every time all the rooms were already occupied....More

    Thank MoscowValery
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 30 March 2017

    Thank you so much for your great review Valeriy. The one downside of being quite popular is that repeat guests, that I look forward to having back to stay with us, sometimes end up being disappointed. I'm glad you finally made it back to us...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$99 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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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 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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