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    Clarin Guest House

    4 East Mayfield | Newington, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
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    • Average7%
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    “own bathroom” (5 reviews)
    “shared toilet” (3 reviews)
    “city centre” (18 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    One of the best hotels we ever stayed in! The staff was charming, friendly, made us very welcome & gave us all the information we needed for our first stay in Edinburgh (sights worth seeing, eating, public transport etc.). The room was super clean, quiet,...More

    Thank FionaHBerlin
    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    This is for me and I don't want to sound really harsh but I found it a very expensive somewhere to sleep, they do not do breakfast and having looked around you can get breakfast included for what we paid for somewhere just to sleep....More

    Thank Amanda G
    Response from claringuesthouse, Owner at Clarin Guest HouseResponded 7 August 2017

    Amanda you paid £60 a night, room only, for 2 persons, in city centre, at end of July peak time! and had an en-suite room, it clearly states we do not do breakfast, we have found room only bookings to be very popular and in...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Nice clean room, beds made each morning and bathroom cleaned. Andy couldn't have been nicer. We felt very safe and enjoyed our stay here. About 1.5 miles from the Royal Mile, so it is a hike to get down there. Definitely be prepared to walk...More

    Thank Kylie_124
    Response from claringuesthouse, Owner at Clarin Guest HouseResponded 7 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind comments, yes if you are a keen Walker its only 25min or a £4 unlimited travel day ticket is the better option, hope to see you again sometime, pleas book direct you will save 15%. Kim

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    I loved, loved, loved this guest house! The location was great, the room was beautiful and spotless, and the owner, Andy, could not have been more helpful! When you walk into your room here you will smile and breath a sigh of relief knowing you...More

    Thank gwcreck
    Response from claringuesthouse, Owner at Clarin Guest HouseResponded 7 August 2017

    Oh thank you for your nice words, its much appreciated and it was nice meeting you's Andy + Kim

    Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights and it was just perfect: - cheaper than hotels in the center - close to the center: any bus from the bridge in the center goes to the hotel (circa 10min), 4 Eur for a day ticket - the hosts...More

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    19 August 2016|
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    Response from claringuesthouse | Property representative |
    I am so sorry! we no longer accept any pets, due to a customers very damaging review (saying she could not breathe) we had to change all our beds carpets and our pet policy. Also my apologies on taking so long to reply to... More
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