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Ben Cruachan Guest House

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Just returned from A great weekend in Edinburgh, In an exceptional B&B of a very high standard. The most comfortable bed I have ever slept in. Caroles breakfasts are fabulous, you won,t go hungry. She is very knowledgeable about Edinburgh gave us some very good tips. This is definitely a great place to stay. excellent value with the extras you...

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Trier
Reviewed 13 September 2012

What a warm and heartfelt atmosphere! We were a group of six friends and Carole & Co. looked after us very well. Every morning the breakfast was a real highlight. What an authentic way to get to know the scottish culture!

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1Thank Dietmar C
Gouverneur, New York
Reviewed 8 September 2012

My husband and I had never traveled aboard and were very pleased to spend three nights at this wonderful B & B. Carole and her husband were the best hosts. The room was beautiful and the food was delicious. The location is an easy walk to tourist sights and terrific restaurants. We would definately recommend staying here.

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3Thank Charlotte G
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2012

We had a fantastic stay in this great b & b in a very well appointed room , very clean and comfortable, with a most fabulous breakfast, a lovely host who couldn't do enough for us. this was a great find in Edinburgh centre ,we were close to shops and places of interest, lots of good food near the guest...

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1Thank Dorothy L
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Great welcome from Carole, our room was lovely with great big bed and a wonderful ensuite. The breakfast is by far the best and most varied i've experienced, porridge with a malt whisky, the salmon was fantastic, everything was so well pressented, we were so impressed with Bencruachan. Carole let us print our boarding passes and check our flights. How's...

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1Thank Ian H
Toronto
Reviewed 7 September 2012

My husband and I stayed 6 nights in August and only have wonderful things to say about this B&B. The food was amazing and we felt very spoiled each morning as we were served a delicious hot breakfast. Our room was clean, spacious and inviting and the ensuite bathroom was roomy and modern with lots of space for our toiletries....

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 September 2012

I can't recommend this B&B highly enough from the lovely welcome to the beautiful room. A lot of thought has gone into this guest house, to make sure the guests are well looked after, it is spotlessly clean and fresh, in a perfect location, easy walk to town centre good restaurants near by. We had A super breakfast served to...

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Thank Alan H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Carole was so friendly and welcoming. She gave us some great recommendations for dinner and after we asked where to try haggis, she cooked us some for breakfast the next morning! The breakfasts were FANTASTIC - cooked to perfection, really good quality ingredients and generous servings. The room was a little on the small side, but was very comfortable, beautifully...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Bencruachan is in a great location so near city centre.The decor and rooms are amazing. The extensive breakfast menu offers a wide choice of options, the cooked breakfasts are excellent. Carole goes out of her way to make you feel at home. We were very impressed with the quality biscuts,tea ,coffee, fresh milk & sweets on our tray, the beautiful...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 September 2012

We were guided by tripadvisor reviews to this wonderful guest house. Made very welcome by Carole & Ruth We settled into our lovely room with it's very comfortable bed, everything we required or needed was in that room. The breakfast's deserve a special mention everything was absolutely delicious,very satisfying ,the tables had crisp white linen fresh flowers and crystal glasses,...

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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: $85 - $221 (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.”
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“Speak with George, tell him what you want and he'll look after you.”
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“Rooms at the back overlook the garden.”
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“Speak to George or Jackie for advice.”
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