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Our stay was very nice. The location is perfect for getting into the old town centre of Edinburgh quickly while still being in a quiet neighborhood.
The facilities where good and the food and entertainment provided completed the experience. Read more
Staff was friendly and location was easy walking distance to Royal Mile. Read more
It was a pleasure serving you both Jan, it made a nice start to my day.
We stayed one night in Cruachan Guest House. Read more
Many thanks for your comments. Hope to see you again soon
We spent two nights in Edinburg and the Cruachan guest house suited. Read more
Many thanks Raphael. It was a pleasure having you here.
6 nights in a single room with ensuite facilities. Read more
Many thanks John. Glad you had a good time
We stayed for 2 nights, weekend night out Read more
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3 night stay in Edinburgh (1st visit to the city) Read more
Ideally positioned to explore the Union Canal cycle path to Falkirk. Access to canal basin is about 300 meters. Though no rear access to guest house, I was allowed to wheel my bicycle through ground floor to park securely in back yard. ( I checked first it was ok). Very helpful and accommodating. Read more
The rooms were small but clean. The staff was very friendly. Sharing bathroom was the only negative experience- lots of hair in bathtub Read more
we really enjoyed staying in Cruachan Guest House, the place itself is only a 10-15 minute walk from the centre of Belfast, the breakfast was really enjoyable and the room whilst old fashioned in style was very clean and comfortable. there are tea coffee and biscuits on arrival and breakfast is very generous. the owners are very knowledgeable about the city and give great directions and information about where to go. Read more
Many thanks for those very kind remarks Annette and it was a great pleasure having you both here. Hopefully we will see you again sometime. The one thing I should mention is that claiming we are only 15 minutes from Belfast is maybe stretching things a little.
Place was good for staying to night´s. Room was small but ok for us. Read more
For 2 nights spent,it was a good adress,I recommand it. Read more
Many thanks for the kind words Sonia, It was a pleasure having you here.Happy to hear you are home safely but I know you'll be missing our weather,
It was a few night stay. Read more
Short break that was very enjoyable. Location made the guest house a good base. The accommodation was a little tired but was clean. Read more
We were two couples who stayed for two nights. One room was ensuite and that room was very nice. The other room shared bathroom with other guests and was one floor down. Read more
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Lovely people, very friendly and welcoming Read more
Prolonged weekend (3 nights) during the festival season for a family of three.
Location is good, both with respect to city center and nearby bus to airport. Read more
The people are friendly but the bed was very old and uncomfortable. I wouldn't come back unless they changed the bed or at least the mattress. Read more
The room was clean and bed comfortable.The breakfast was adequate.What I did find cereals/orange juice were non branded,no option of juice and everything was in the cheape range. Grapefruit/mixed fruit would have been a nice touch. my partner, being a vegetarian, wasn't offered any soy sausage/bacon, although I had mentioned his preference, before booking. Read more
Reasonable room in a reasonable location in walking distance of most things in Edinburgh. Price seemed a bit high, but probably the going rate for a basic city B&B ??? Read more
Charmante demeure, pres de tout, loin de tout.... Read more
Everything was fine from the moment we arrived, no problems from check in to check out. Very friendly staff, great breakfast, not bad rooms Read more
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Extended weekend holiday & visiting local relatives.
Needed just a place to sleep a few nights in town. Read more
We went to Edinburgh for the weekend and this guesthouse was a perfect choice: at a walkable distance from everything, really clean and cosy, with a really good breakfast and a really nice and helpful owner. We always walked from here to the city centre without any problem. When back to the house there was always a tea or coffee and biscuits to wait us. The bathroom is clean and spacious, the bed comfortable and the place is really quiet and silent. Definitely the right place to choose! Read more
My daughter and I had a very comfortable stay and our hosts were very friendly. Breakfast was very good too. Would definitely come back.
We came to Edingburgh to attend the open day at Edingburgh College or Arts and took the opportunity to visit the grand and atmospheric capital of Scotland. Read more
My friend and I stayed there for 3 nights during midterm break. It was within walking distance to most if not all local landmarks, staff were very friendly and helpful, and the rooms were spacious and all for a reasonable cost. Read more
We stayed over a Friday and Saturday night. The owner was friendly , and helpful. However the accommodation was cramped, and small. The "lounge with TV' - we never found this - and the breakfast room was not clean, with tables grubby, and cereal from the dispenser not wiped away from one morning to the next.
One of my pillows did not have a pillow case - the bed was comfortable. This was extremely expensive, as there were no facilities apart from a small bedroom Read more
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we had an enjoyable stay the room was clean as were the facilities the owner was very approachable and helpful with local advice on where to go and where to eat specially the Thai fusion resteraunt nearby. Read more
I visited the cinemas nearby and also the canal. I used the frequently arriving buses in front of the door, going to city centre and the botanic garden. Read more
The room furniture was dated but perfectly adequate for one person. The toilet and shower area was the smallest I had ever seen but with careful manoevering I managed to access and use all the facilities. Shower pressure was minimal but adequate. The one-channel TV on top of the wardrobe was difficult to watch for any length of time due to its height above the floor. The owner was very friendly and provided a very good breakfast. I had 24 hour access to my room with keys for all entrance doors. Read more
Ideal location for visiting Edinburgh, the rooms were large and clean. Breakfast was of good quality and the owner was really friendly and helpful. This is an excellent place to stay for value and location and would stay again. Read more
Friendly service,comfortable rooms, quiet location, handy for city centre. Read more
We enjoyed our stay at the cruachan as it was quiet and located close to both the city centre and some nice parks. Our host was very helpful and the breakfast was delicious. All in all a very relaxing place to stay. Read more
Came here for the tattoo and this was the best-priced accomodation I could find. Read more
brilliant, freindly and very helpful service, very good breakfast, clean rooms and a central location, will stay there again when we come to Edinburgh again Read more
two nights in Edinburgh, walking everywhere, feeling safe in the big city. Getting to all the tourist areas we were interested in was easy. Read more
Pleasant. Had everything we required. Read more
The B&B was nice and staff was very friendly and kind. Read more
my stay was very good it was just what i wanted near the castle Read more
Long week-end stay, Friday to Monday. Read more
just what I wanted. Read more
A Friendly and warm welcome from owner. A great breakfast and very comfortable room Read more
We had a two night stay in Edinburgh and we thought that the service was very good and we really liked our room. Read more
My sister and I decided to visit Edinburgh for few days in April. We had the ground floor twin en suite room which was lovely and spacoius and not too noisy. Graham was a fantastic host and his breakfasts were lovely, just too much for me to eat!!! only a short walk into the centre or a quick bus ride in. A great B&B we would definately stay here again :) Read more
We arrived for a weekend break, (which turned into a long weekend break) because we liked it wo much and the owner was so accommodating. Friendly staff,nice atmosphere,massive breakfast :). The rooms were clean and nicely decorated. Overall a lovely place to stay. Read more
A two days stay to check out the town Read more
I had a beautiful room & was made to feel right at home Read more
Excellent weekend away, hotel a good 10 minute walk away from centre but worthwhile. Plenty to see and do and very friendly people.Airlink bus from airport well worth the money and number 10 bus to guesthouse stops outside. Dirty dickies pub on Rose street well worth a visit, good food and lovely pub atmosphere. small but friendly. The piano bar is good for a late drink and music. Read more
I visited the guest house for 4 days in winter. The owner was friendly from the start (didn't mind that I was late arriving due to the bad weather). Food was delicious, the bathroom was close by and everything necessary was in the room ie coffee, tea, tv etc. Downtown and the train station were only a 10 minute bus trip away so I found it very useful for visiting all the sights and for general safety purposes Read more
good location and friendly service Read more
This was our first trip to edinburgh and was made more enjoyable by our choice of hotel. Read more
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Hi Thomas, many thanks for your review and I hope that the breakfast times did not spoil your visit.
Breakfast times are from 8 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. but earlier breakfast is available on request. Unfortunately 9.30 is later than most
guest houses in the Edinburgh area and we do not, at present, plan any changes to that time.
I enjoyed my stay very much. The hosts were very very friendly and welcomed you like old friends. Read more
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We enjoyed our stay as the accommodation met our needs. Read more
I booked The Cruachan on price and location as it was very reaonable compared to other B&B's in the same area. The rooms were spacious and imaculately clean and the water in the ensuite tap & shower was piping hot.Graham and his staff were extremely friendly and helpful,nothing was too much trouble for them,providing us with extra room keys on request and booking taxi's for us.The breakfasts were excellent, can highly recomend them.Will definately stay here again and also recomend to my friends Read more
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Too short.. :) Read more
We stayed 5 days in Edinburgh before going on a trip to the west coast and on to the northern part of Scotland. We explored Edinburgh in long walks and enjoyed the city thoroughly. We slept well in our guest house and there was a good choice on the breakfast menue. Read more
Very clean double-room ensuite, with private bathroom. The traditional breakfast was very good, and the team very nice. Read more
Location just right for us to walk into centre of Edinburgh. Very friendly host and breakfast choice & quality excellent. Fantastic off street parking so close to accomodation. Read more
Suitable base for a sightseeing trip Read more
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We were met by very friendly and helpful hosts, there was no quibble about what time we had to be in, keys were entrusted just like we were full time residents, a parking spot was also provided in an area best described as a traffic wardens birthday wish Read more
The stay pleased us in every way. Read more
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First time in Edinburgh & really loved the city,plenty of history & places to visit, this was made better by having a good place to stay.
The guest house was clean & very comfortable & we slept well. Read more
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Comfortable and big room for a single, although TV set was a bit too high.
However, on day, I came back into the room, it seem like it been left un-finished cleaning. The rubbish bag was lied on the floor, water tap was kept running with a unwashed tea cup in the sink. Don't know waht happened there!?! Read more
We stayed for three nights and were pleased to be able to walk into Edinburgh centre. The room and the en suite were clean but really small. Breakfasts were disappointing as the porridge was made in a micro wave and the bacon was both freshly cooked and re heated.
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Quaint little place with a fantastic host, who made us a fantastic full Scottish breakfast each morning. Read more
We had a nice stay room was clean breakfast was nice. Read more
2 night stay whilst in Edinburgh for the marathon.Stayed in the family room with my husband and two children. Read more
We didn't spend much time in the hotel as we had visited Edinburgh for a sporting weekend and for the shops and sights Read more
A friend and I stayed three nights while on a weekend trip to Scotland. The place was great. It was quiet and spacious. The owner was extremely friendly. And the breakfast was fabulous! Read more
We got a good last minute deal, and came for 2 nights. The rooms were fine, the owner friendly, the breakfasts good! Read more
I had a short break in Edinburgh staying in Cruachan Guest House. Good location for any one to travel Edinburgh Castle, most tourist attraction is within 10 mins walking distance. Read more
The B&B was in a typical Edinburgh building; full of character. The owner was warm and friendly and cooked a fantastic breakfast. Had a lovely stay overall and will visit again if ever in the region. Read more
I stayed at the Cruachan guest house for 2 nights while I was attending a business course. It was conveniently located for me as it was on a quiet side street but was close to the main attractions and near the centre where my business course was taking place. The owner was very friendly and helped me with directions, . I did not have time for a full breakfast so can't comment on that. I stayed in a single room, which was surprisingly spacious and had a tv complete with freeview. Read more
Friendly hosts throughout the stay. Couldn't ask for a better location given the price. Room was very comforatable Read more
Located in the city centre but not much noisy, nice furniture and good choice of veg/nonveg breakfast. There are a few good restaurant around. Within 2 mins walk from bus stop on Lothian Road covering most of the routes. Read more
We booked a double room with en-suite facilities. When we arrived we were given a family room which was much more roomier and was not charged any extra. Read more
Had a fabulous time in bonnie scotland and got engaged to so very happy memories. The hotel was very welcoming and an easy 10 minute walk to Princes Street and the Castle. Customer service was outstanding and Graham and Natasha could'nt do enough for us. Would go back. Read more
The staff are welcoming and friendly, the room was good, clean and adequately spacious for our short stay. Very relaxing atmosphere Read more
The rooms are comfortable and have all the necessities. The breakfast is varied and tasty, and the staff are very kind. Read more
Food is ok, staff friendly Read more
Constructed in 1890, this centrally-located Victorian Villa has bedrooms on all floors. All our bedrooms are gas centrally heated and most have en-suite facilities. The guesthouse is strictly non-smoking and all rooms have a full coffee and tea service and TV, many rooms are also equipped with hairdryers. A very select breakfast is served in our bright conservatory which offers, apart from a full Scottish breakfast, porridge, local kippers plus a range of home made salmon fish cakes, tattie scones and cheese, onion and potato grills. Edinburgh is one of the world's most distinguished and spectacular cities. Its atmospheric medieval Old Town and majestic Georgian New Town have both been designated World Heritage Sites. Its Festival attracts visitors in their thousands. In or near its centre it boasts world-class art galleries and museums, the renowned Botanic Gardens and an extensive Zoological Park. It is a treasure trove for shoppers in search of anything from rare books and malt whiskies to bagpipes and full Highland dress.
Free parking, Off-site parking,