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    McCraes B&B

    44 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JR, Scotland
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    • Excellent91%
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    • Average1%
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    “city centre” (24 reviews)
    “porridge” (13 reviews)
    “short walk” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Free Parking
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

    Truly excellent stay. John is an exceptional host. He accommodated our early arrival and welcomed us with a cup of tea after a somewhat challenging drive from the airport adjusting to the left side of the road in Edinburgh rush hour traffic. The room was...More

    Thank ChitownC
    Reviewed 26 September 2015

    My husband and I stayed in this friendly B&B for a couple of nights while we were helping our son move into his student flat nearby. Our ground floor double room was large, comfortable and well equipped and - rare these days - had a...More

    Thank Helen M
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 29 September 2015

    Thank you very much for such a helpful review Helen, it's always reassuring to hear that we're doing a pretty good job. Hopefully we'll see you both again before too long. John

    Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

    This is a lovely B&B! It is well located for exploring both the Royal Mile and Royal Botanic Garden (about 25 minutes to walk to the former, about 15 to the latter). Our room was spacious and well appointed and the beds extremely comfortable. John...More

    Thank jpaclark
    Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

    I stayed this place for two nights with my mom at twin room. Simply, it was very very good decision. First, I walked from train station and felt that it is pretty far to walk with carriers. But I could see a lot of nice...More

    Thank heeje0ngb
    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 21 September 2015

    Thank you so much for your kind review Heejeong. I'm delighted you had such a nice time and it was a pleasure have you and your mother stay. I'm happy to say that the vast majority of guests are friendly and cheerful while they are...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2015

    I stayed with a friend in this very comfortable, welcoming B and B on the edge of the New Town. The room was excellent and the freshly cooked organic breakfasts were of very high quality. There were home cooked muffins and scones as well. The...More

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    Amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$99 - US$231 (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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