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Walsall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for two nights at the end of July and couldn't have been happier. I arrived very, very late due to traffic so although I wasn't able to see Cathy upon arrival she gave me all the details I needed to get to my room, wifi code, breakfast info etc in advance making my arrival as stress free as... More 

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Thank GlawsFan
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very warm welcome and lovely stay here. Great breakfast with lots of vegan options (and access to choice of milks for in room tea) comfy room and bonus of pub with vegan food around the corner. About 35 minutes walk to the centre. Bus stop right outside.

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Thank Behem0th
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Felt really welcomed at Claymore, she couldn't do enough for us, finding out info and booklets for us regarding where o go and what to eat. The room was large, tastefully decorated, clean linen and cleaned to a high standard. The toilet and shower were spotless, put my own bathroom at home to shame, so I felt very comfortable using... More 

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Thank emilymaggie2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My partner and i stayed here and we would highly recommended. Claymore is homely, intimate, ethical and the breakfasts are just incredible! We are vegans and we were so well accomodated. Cathy, the owner, made us feel very welcome and was always happy to help. The rooms were clean and we had a quality nights sleep. Lovely decor and great... More 

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Thank Katie W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Wonderful place. Cosy, warm,welcoming and a real treat to have the option of well cooked vegan food.Proper bed with cotton bedding and Ethical toiletries instead of wasteful chemically smelling sachets of useless preparations! Above all very friendly and homely. would definitely use this as a future place to stay when visiting Edinburgh

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Thank Barbara P
Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We had a perfect stay at the B&B.. It was clean, very nice rooms.The breakfast was delicious. The landlady was very nice and helpful and sweet. She recommended gardens and other things to do for us. It was walking distant to the centre.

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Thank 888ewajulia
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

The Claymore is a perfect, relaxing place to spend time while visiting Edinburgh. Cathy’s delicious breakfasts, which have many tasty vegan options, definitely helped dispel our jet lag. We probably tried all of the vegan options on the menu, from the polenta to the tattie scone to the porridge and the cooked tomatoes and potatoes and the delicious soya yoghurts... More 

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Damascus, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We loved our stay at Claymore Vegetarain Guest House! It was our favorite of all the places we stayed on our recent 3 week trip. We spent 7 nights there. Cathy was so sweet and accommodating!!! Some mornings we had to leave early to catch a tour and therefore miss breakfast, so she prepared us something to take with us.... More 

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Brough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights. Cathy, our host was very welcoming and gave helpful advice about places we were planning to go. Our room was very clean, comfortable and well furnished, with 2 easy chairs and a table as well as plenty of space to store clothes etc. The house has a charming and relaxed atmosphere. Breakfast was excellent... More 

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Thank EileenColinD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights. The host was lovely and welcoming and the room was clean and comfortable. She was very accommodating to my friend as well who had allergies and made sure she checked everything was okay with the breakfasts and remembered what we liked and didn't like the next morning. She was also always... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 10-15 minute walk to Princes Street. We offer three things to our guests - enjoyable accommodation, warm and friendly atmosphere and good food and we do it with pleasure. Although our food is vegetarian and vegan, we have had many meat eating guests over the years and most of them have gone home happy! We welcome every kind of people and look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Claymore Vegetarian Guest House

Address: 68 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Claymore Vegetarian Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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