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    McCraes's B&B

    44 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh EH7 4JR, Scotland
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    May 30
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes's B&B

    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 1 week ago

    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.

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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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

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    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

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    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes's B&B

    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

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    We stayed at John's BnB for our first trip to Edinburgh, for the new year's eve. It has been an amazing experience. John is a very kind and friendly person. He welcomed us at the door calling us by our first name. He prepares breakfast...More

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    Response from John W, Owner at McCraes's B&B

    Thank you for your very kind review Valeria. I hope I'm fortunate enough to continue having great guests like yourselves, who make my job very easy and enjoyable. I look forward to your next visit. John

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    46fleur
    How far is Waverley Train Station from your location?
    9 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
    Do you all supply hair dryers? Thank you
    3 October 2016|
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    Response from John W | Property representative |
    Yes, there is a hairdryer in each room.
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    Becksmc
    What's the best form of transport from the airport to your lovely B&B? I'm trying to arrange a surprise trip in February next year? Thank you
    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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