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Castle Rock Hostel

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“common areas”(82 reviews)
“movie room”(25 reviews)
“huge kitchen”(24 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited mid-January and really enjoyed everything this hostel has to offer. From the great location and quirky building, to the vast kitchen and chill-out rooms, to the hot showers and laundry service and friendly fellow travellers and staff! Fun and relaxed time spent here..

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Reviewed yesterday

My friends and I were going to Edinburgh for a couple of days and stayed in Castle rock hostel. We slept in a mixed room with 16 other people. Everything was clean, the beds were good and the bathrooms clean! Breakfast is 1.50 pounds and...More

Thank CarrieBeez95
Reviewed yesterday

i came here with my sister. That was our first time abroad and first time in a hostel. We adore it!! It was very clean.. with an excellent view. Crew are very friendly and gide us to visit places... and people who leave there like...More

Thank Ιωάννα Μ
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've stayed in many hostels but I'll remember Castle Rock Hostel to be one of the best!! Friendly staff, perfect location right in the city centre, clean rooms and facilities, comfortable beds, great price, decent breakfast! Absolutely nothing to complain about!

Thank j_vandeursen1997
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the BEST hostels ever..... ❤️😍❤️... Me and my friends would highly recommend staying in Castle Rock as it is (1.) near the high street; (2.) just at the back of Edinburgh Castle; (3.) staff were very friendly and approachable; (4.) varieties of food...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
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Price range
$13 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$13 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (545)
Room & Suite (198)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (381)
Family and Play Areas (15)
Business Center & Event Rooms (4)
Bathroom (1)
Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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mari0ela
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
No we don't use PayPal unfortunately.
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edebrag
June 24, 2017|
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Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
No, unfortunately luggage storage is for guests only. We just don't have the space available!
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hopewellmr
March 22, 2017|
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Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
Hi YA Yes, that is correct we do not have elevators. Our private rooms are on the top floor so you'd need to go up 3 flights of stairs. We would be able to help you with your bags as long as they're not to heavy for our... More
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"no disabled access,"
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"higher floor are less voices"
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"If you are a Harry Potter fan, maybe you can request for the Hogwarts room."
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"No elevator, so you might have to carry your luggage."
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