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“porridge”(15 reviews)
“botanic gardens”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

We booked for three nights and had a very pleasant stay. The bed was extremely comfortable indeed and the bedroom and en suite was spotlessly clean and tidy. The breakfasts, both the included lighter one and the cooked one ( at an extra cost )...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2015

John is a most gracious host who made sure we understood where/how things worked, breakfast time & options. We felt comfortable asking for suggestions and he had excellent ideas (knows the town). We found bedroom spotless & comfortable, bathroom modern and spacious as well. WiFi-...More

Thank Beth M
Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 14 July 2015

Thank you so much for your kind review Beth. I've been very fortunate to have had a steady supply of great guests like yourselves that make it very easy for me to be welcoming and approachable. As McCrae's is our family home it's important for...More

Reviewed 10 June 2015

Lovely comfortable room. Great service. All the facilities spotlessly clean. Fantastic location near all the attractions. Very informative nothing to much trouble. Would definitely stay here again, will be returning.

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Cozy B&B in New Town/Broughton area. Optimal location in a quiet side street close to restaurants and shops. Very friendly owner who gave us good advice for our holiday. We will definitely stay there again.

Thank Kay D
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Maybe we were expecting too much after reading so many enthusiastic reviews. We really appreciated the B&B's eco-friendly approach, but that alone is not enough to justify the price. The B&B is in a nice area quite close to the centre, the host was very...More

Thank MaraManu
Response from John W, Owner at McCraes B&BResponded 5 June 2015

I'm sorry you were disappointed with your stay Mara. I wish you had mentioned some of these problems while you were here. For example, there is a an extractor in the en-suite bathroom and a previous guest must have switched it off. As you are...More

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USD 113 - USD 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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46fleur
10 October 2016|
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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
16 April 2016|
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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 garden view room was great. It looked out on the back yard and a courtyard of other apartments, and was..."
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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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