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    Castle Rock Hostel

    15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW, Scotland
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    • Excellent62%
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    “common areas” (71 reviews)
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    Reviewed yesterday

    It worths price for value. Excellent location and excellent staff. Rooms were very clean and the atmosphere was cool. Common rooms where each bed had its own plug to be used. They also had an individual locker to leave your stuff safe. The staff was...More

    Thank benemartinez7
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed here for a couple of nights as our friends were getting married in the city. Excellent place - friendly staff and the place is huge (I didn't get a chance to explore all the communal areas). We were in our own wee double room...More

    Thank Shell S
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The staff is welcoming and friendly offering helpful suggestions to local sites. Each room is cleverly themed from various books or movies. (ex. The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter). The bathrooms and kitchen are meticulously clean. And the bedrooms are reasonably clean for...More

    Thank RNL460
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Amazing location and friendly staff. In Old Town and close to Edinburgh castle. Lots of tours available through hostel. Big kitchen and amenities available. Bathroom area ok and clean. Spacious dorm rooms with individual lockers and plugs available at each bed.

    Thank patdmhab
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Beeing there many times for many years!just Love this place!they have Cinema+wonderful pub crows+tours including for the highlands!the Staff Are JUST Amazing+friendly+helpful+location couldn't be better!the Atmosphere Is just Unique!Strongly Recommending this wonderful place, "Avoid Safestay hostel Edinburgh! It's simply DISGUSTING+FILFTHY+UNFRIENDLY+AWFUL+UNCOMFORTABLE MATTERS+CASTROFOBIC! castle rock hostel is...More

    Thank Joeypim
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • $13 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • Old Town / Grassmarket
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    • Castle Rock Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Room & Suite (185)
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    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
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    mari0ela
    July 10, 2017|
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    No we don't use PayPal unfortunately.
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    edebrag
    June 24, 2017|
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    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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    "Double room on third floor is small, but coasy with the Velux window."
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    "Amazing location right at the feet of the Castle"
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    "12 bed dorm hogwarts has an amazing view, join the free pub crawl on thursday's,"
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    "Select the 4 bed dorms as they have amazing views, though it's a bit of a climb!"
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