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Ben Cruachan Guest House

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the guest house as a surprise for my boyfriend and I was not disappointed! We arrived with a friendly welcome by Jackie who took us to our room. The room was lovely and very clean, with a Scottish feel which is exactly what I wanted with us visiting the city for the night. The room had everything we...

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

So lovely to hear you and 'Leo' enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for a great review and look forward to seeing you next time !! Jackie x

Hampshire, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at Ben Cruachan felt more like we had gone to stay with friends - the welcome and hospitality from Jackie and George was so warm we felt immediately at home. Our room and en-suite couldn't be faulted and the thoughtful gesture of a welcome drink with chocolates and sweets was a lovely touch. Breakfasts by George were a...

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

Thank you Andrew. So pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you and Steph again in the future. Best Jackie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay Lovely room, beautifully presented with welcome drink and chocolate Very friendly hostess who was so helpful with ideas to visit and places to eat who made us so welcome Breakfast was a real treat with plenty of choice, I had the porridge with whiskey option... well when in Scotland! Followed by salmon on scrambled...

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

Thank you Andy for this lovely review ! Was so nice to meet you and Karole and hope you are enjoying your trip around Scotland and have a great time on Skye. Best wishes and hope to see you again ! Jackie x

London, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a most enjoyable weekend stay, where we were made to feel so much at home and comfortable within a most pleasant guest house of impeccable standards, We found Jackie a most hospitable and attentive host, and breakfast was a very pleasant occasion complimented by good fare and George's service and anedoctes . We were ideally sited for all...

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

Thank you Chris for this review. So glad you enjoyed your visit. Was lovely to meet you both and hope to see you again. Jackie

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We stayed in this well situated guest house for three nights in March to celebrate our wedding anniversary. On arrival we were warmly greeted by owner Jackie and shown to our lovely room overlooking the garden. The room was spacious, beautifully decorated and the ensuite bathroom was huge and well appointed with twin sinks and wet room style, level access...

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

Thank you so much for your complimentary review ... it was lovely having you stay with us for your anniversary and the 'Bucks Fizz' was an absolute pleasure ... so glad you enjoyed your time here ! Best wishes Jackie x x

Cheadle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We were warmly greeted, shown to our room and it was as described. All the facilities were explained and everything that could possibly be required was to hand and spotlessly clean. There is a well appointed residents lounge. Breakfasts are served downstairs in a nicely furnished room. The Guest House is conveniently situated about 15 minutes walk from Princes Street....

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

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and in Edinburgh. It was lovely to meet you both . Best wishes Jackie

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fantastic stay here, was made to feel so welcome and at home on our short two night visit to Edinburgh for the first time. The guest house is immaculatley clean and rooms are beautifully furnished. Breakfast was made fresh in the morning and there is a great selection to choose from, just what you need before heading out to visit...

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

It was lovely having you and your mum here you were lovely guests and we really enjoyed your company. So glad you had a good time and hope to see you here again ! Jackie x

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful trip we had to Edinburgh, made all the better by our 2 night stay at Ben Cruachan. Our room decor was lovely, it was spotlessly clean and had a bathroom I wish I could transfer back home! There was a very warm and cosy atmosphere, almost wanted to stay in the room longer but we had a...

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

You guys were great and it was lovely having you for a couple of days. Thank you so much for your review and it would be good to see you again. Best wishes Jackie x

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful 3 night stay at the Ben Cruachan Guest House. The location was brilliant for a short walk to all Edinburgh attractions and easy tram transfers to/ from the airport. The staff were really knowledgable about the city including not only information on the tourist attractions and events but also the best places to eat and drink around....

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

It was lovely having you both stay here !! Thank you for your lovely comments and haste ye back !! Sorry you couldn't stay on for the rugby it was a brilliant atmosphere in the city ! Give my love to wonderful Wales !! Jackie

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed for one night in this beautiful guest house. Everything was pristine and a lot of thought had clearly been put into the detail. Jackie and George made us feel welcome the moment we stepped through the door. Would definitely come back. Perfect for couples looking for a romantic weekend.

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

Thank you for your generous review ! So pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you on your return. Jackie

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

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: €59 - €153 (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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“We can only comment on the room we stayed in - Room 3 which was lovely and bright with garden view.”
Mystarrynight, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Did not see other rooms”
j0andb0, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Speak with George, tell him what you want and he'll look after you.”
hollyyoung2811, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back overlook the garden.”
cmluscom, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Speak to George or Jackie for advice.”
RMcA2190, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
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