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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Since first email, Cathy was really helpful and kind, and once you're here you feel like home. Shame we could not stay forever! Encantadora la dueña, incluso nos ayudó a llamar al cartero por un envío urgente que esperábamos. Wish we could be back soon! Ojalá podamos volver pronto!

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Tring, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent few days stay during the Fringe. Superb breakfast & comfey bed. All within a short walk of all the Fringe action. We had a lovely stay and were well looked after by the owners who care about you and the planet.

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Thank Nez S
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

My husband and I were very happy staying at this lovely B&B. Cathy is the perfect hostess. She has thought of everything a guest could want, and is so friendly and nice. The breakfast is top-notch and served in a beautiful setting. The location worked perfectly for us. We took the light rail from the airport and then switched to... More 

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here in September 2015 for a week and again in August and September 2016. Cathy was such a warm, lovely and helpful person, it could never be better. She always have some good tipps to discover Edinburgh and also some good tipps for eating out. The rooms are clean and tidy, the breakfast is great and you can... More 

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Thank Andra M
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

I stayed at Claymore for four nights in June and really enjoyed my stay. Cathy was so warm and friendly and made me feel very welcome. I found the room to be cosy and homely with really quaint decorations. The room was really clean and nicely decorated. Although fairly small, it had a very cosy feel to it. It was... More 

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Reviewed September 7, 2016 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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Reviewed August 29, 2016

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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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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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
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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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 St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $88 (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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“Free on road parking right outside.”
 of 5 bubbles NezS, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Next time I would try to get a room one flight up (instead of two).”
 of 5 bubbles TandemTravelers2006, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“We had a twin room (double and one single) on the top floor which was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 342abigails, Sep 14, 2015 | Read review
“Best to ride the bus from the house to the center town, the way is uphill.”
 of 5 bubbles IndySevenSeas, Sep 2, 2014 | Read review
“Room 1 is our favourite.”
 of 5 bubbles DeeTh58, Aug 21, 2014 | Read review
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