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Ben Cruachan Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolutely fabulous place to stay, lovely breakfast every morning (the sausages are amazing!!). Jackie is the perfect host, made us really welcome and gave us some great tips for things to do around the city.. Walking distance from city centre, if you're going to Edinburgh this place is a must!!! Thanks Jackie, we had an amazing weekend! ❤️ xxx

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely overnight stay. Room was beautifully decorated to very high standard. Loved all the special touches which made it extra special. Breakfast was delicious. Jackie and George were lovely and made us feel so welcome. Will definitely be back. Heather and Andy.

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for this review ... was lovely having you here and look forward to meeting you both again. Best wishes Jackie x

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My other half and I stayed here for a few nights on our trip around Scotland, and loved it. The hotels were so expensive as our trip fell during school holidays, and we came across this B&B with an offer on Groupon. We are so glad we took the chance, we want to replicate the trip with our friends and...

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Jackie

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This guest house is a real gem. A warm welcome awaited us on arrival. Beautifully decoratated bedroom with lovely view of patio and garden. Bathroom really beautiful with plentiful supply of toiletries and towels. Breakfast absolutely amazing. I did not need to eat for many hours afterwards. A wonderful place to stay

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us with your lovely comments. So pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you another time. Best wishes Jackie

Warfield, Berkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Ben Crauchan B&B, it’s a great base for exploring the city with a bus stop a short walk away. Jackie and George could not have been more welcoming, our room overlooked the garden at the back of the house, the room was a good size and decorated very tastefully, had a really comfy bed,...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this hotel via Trip Advisor and other web pages and were not at all disappointed with our stay - from making the initial call to departing, one thing is abundantly clear, Jackie (one of the owners) cares - she cares about her guests, the experience, the City and her business - all of these combine to ensure anyone...

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Oliver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I spend 2 fabulous nights at Ben Cruachan & it wouldn't have been the same without Jackie & George. George greeted me at the door & was so warm & welcoming I felt at home immediately. He also had great suggestions for dinner which were spot on! We met Jackie the next morning after one of her...

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jillian ... what fun it was to spend time with you and Clive ! So glad you enjoyed your stay here and hopefully another time ! Best wishes Jackie x x

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would 100% recommend this guest house. Jackie and George were absolutely a pleasure to meet. Made you feel very welcoming. The room was very well presented, very clean, and the breakfast was very nice. Overall highly recommend and will definitely be revisiting.

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Lovely to meet you guys !! Thank you so much for this great review and looking forward to your return visit. Best wishes Jackie x

Cramlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for my wife's 30th emailed them in advance asking if we could check-in at 1100 which we did and the room was ready ! Breakfast was lovley and homely .its only a 10 to 15 min nice walk from the train st but there's a really nice spoons bar a few mins walk away i would highly recommend...

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Craig ... great to have you both here and hope to see you again !! Jackie x

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place, definitely will be going back, thankyou Jackie and George for making us feel so welcome and for the lovely breakfast. Would recommend to anyone that goes to Edinburgh. Great location.

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jackie h, Owner at Ben Cruachan Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much Liz. Was lovely to meet you and look forward to your return. Best wishes Jackie x

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Ben Cruachan Guest House

Address: 17 McDonald Road, Edinburgh EH7 4LX, Scotland (Formerly Ben Cruachan)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: €58 - €151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Ben Cruachan Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
Ben Cruachan Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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