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Ben Cruachan

17 McDonald Road, Edinburgh EH7 4LX , Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We booked this accommodation based on previous reviews - thanks to all previous reviewers. If there is one fault it is the lack of parking - we were fortunate to get a place on the street - pay until 5.30pm and renew at 8.30am in the morning - limited to 4hrs. The accommodation is superb plenty of space in rooms,... More

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Bubbenhall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at Ben Cruachan and enjoyed every minute! Comfortable bed, lovely en-suite shower and bedroom overlooking the garden. Best of all was Jackie and her breakfasts. The porridge with Scotch whiskey was to die for. We'll definitely be back.

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Another fantastic stay at Ben Cruachan. Jackie once again was the perfect host and the room and breakfast were at their usual very high standard. Since my previous visit the breakfast menu has been expanded so I was able to try a couple of new dishes - both of which were fantastic. Thank you again Jackie for making us feel... More

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County Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Have just had A city break in Edinburgh. With great accommodation close to the city, everything you need right there, good places to eat , good food good pubs, very good for shopping, this guest house is top end with amazing rooms, well appointed in a typical Edinburgh town house. Breakfast was served in a beautiful dining room, this was... More

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Our family wedding took place in Edinburgh, some of us stayed at Ben Cruachan and it was wonderful. We arrived on Thursday to a warm welcome and given keys to our lovely rooms, we could have drinks in the sitting room before we went out for dinner this hospitality continued through out our stay. Our host Jackie provided a service... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed here again, on business this time , it is a very nice place . I had a good room with space to work this is important for me. the room was very comfortable and with wifi tea and coffee also extras given, great attention paid to detail in everyway. I enjoyed breakfast so much it was of excellent quality.... More

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Would highly recommend this B&B, It was spotlessly clean, beautiful room very good shower room, lots of extra touches, very welcome decanter of sherry replaced every day. Breakfast was such a treat for us with amazing choice as we are vegetarian. Jackie went out of her way for us with great suggestions of places to eat and things to do... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights we had a lovely hostess and a beautiful room it was so clean, this was like staying in a top hotel it provided everything. The best part was the Fab breakfast. This was very good value everything included. We will use it again as our Son has just come to Edinburgh University so many... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We booked for my husbands Birthday It was amazing, we had a garden room with wet room. Jackie made it very special for us with wine in the room and other treats, We had lovely breakfasts with good food very well presented. The furnishings in this hotel are lovely every thing is thought of to make your stay comfortable.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

After reading other reviews,.I knew it would be good. It exceeded our expectations. Our room was fabulous as was our wet room. Breakfast is quite special with amazing fresh produce, the smoked salmon was wonderful decent size portions were served ,there was a great variety of cooked breakfast to please all. Jackie our host was very welcoming and most professional.... More

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Address: 17 McDonald Road, Edinburgh EH7 4LX , Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Number of rooms: 4
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Ben Cruachan Edinburgh, Scotland

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