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Clarin Guest House

4 East Mayfield | Newington, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland (South Side)
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Ranked #142 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
MariannaP7 Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay. Stayed for a 3 nights. Very comfortable and clean room. The owner and staff are very friendly and always very happy to help. Easy transportation to the city centre and other attractions.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked mths in advance, told on arrival that we would need to move rooms after one night, the second room.....bathroom door wouldn't close, shower door wouldn't stay shut. We mentioned these, the shower door was fixed. More than 20 mins walk into town, we bused it. Bus stop at the end of the st. You can get a day ticket... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Location is about a 20 minute walk to town and is also right on a bus line. Parking available 'round back of the property off the lane way. Room was plenty big enough for three adults....and was clean and comfortable. Andy and Kim were perfect hosts and breakfast were great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

Its a bit of a walk from the city centre. Its nice and quiet after a long cityday. Very nice and helpfull people! Will be remembered! Thanks for the real homefull feeling ;) Just left yesterdaymorning. Greetings from Holland! Xxx from Stef and Barbara

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Pros - Friendly staff, comfortable room, quiet location with secluded free car parking. Cons - The bathroom was too small with a tiny hand basin & not enough shelf space for the 3 of us, let alone the 5 that the family room could sleep. The location was slightly further from the town centre than ideal too, but the bus... More

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

I am sorry you found the bathroom too small & the vanity unit was not suffice for your toiletries, Please future reference this room is not on the internet for 5 persons, it is mostly used for my family when they visit, however it is sold as a double or a triple and this has suited 3 perfectly in the... More

Suffolk
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights and will definitely be back. Hotel was lovely, really clean and good room sizes. The owners went above and beyond to make our stay as good as possible. Great location and lovely breakfast as well.

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are just delighted you’s had a great stay, and delighted we were able to help and offer some of our local knowledge and advice, it’s great to be able to give people some stories of the past and keep them right on the best tours to achieve lots in little time in... More

Almada, Portugal
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

So cool! Good house, good people, good food! Good conditions! Good spot! Love the staff, the sympathy, availability. All good. Gotta try it those who didn't. Gotta return someday! Thank you for everything!

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

Hi, Just loved the wording of the review! and thank you’s for your custom, it’s times like now reading reviews and meeting such nice people that make this line of work so enjoyable and rewarding, thanks again take care until the next time, please do feel free to come direct and save 15% Andy & Kim. More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Stayed 2 nights and i would go back! The rooms were very clean and comfortable. The owners couldnt be more helpful and pleasant! Location is good not in town but just a short walk to it. Plenty little shops and pubs near by. Would definatly stay here again.

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

We are delighted you’s had nice stay, look forward to meeting you again sometime, until then take care. Kim & Andy More

Lismore, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

KIm and her husband couldn't have been more helpful. Our room was so clean and well maintained. The location was fantastic. The host's directions for our walk up to Arthur's Seat were spot on. The bus trip into town was easy, convenient and very affordable with DayRider Ticket.

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

We are delighted you’s had nice stay, look forward to meeting you again sometime, until then take care. Kim & Andy More

Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Stayed for a few nights with my daughter for the Edinburgh Fringe. Excellent and would stay again. The staff could not have been more friendly or helpful, the room was kept immaculately clean and breakfast was lovely. Can't imagine why you'd pay more for a more central location- a dayrider bus ticket costs £3.50 and the service is regular. You're... More

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claringuesthouse, Manager at Clarin Guest House, responded to this review

So sorry it has taken so long with writing this reply, I am not very technically minded and get in a bit of a pickle when trying to update my reviews, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at the Clarin and do appreciate you taking time out to write this review for us. Kim & Andy More

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Address: 4 East Mayfield | Newington, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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