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    Castle Rock Hostel

    15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW, Scotland
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    “common areas” (73 reviews)
    “pub crawl” (45 reviews)
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    Reviewed August 18, 2016

    I stayed here for 2 nights and found it to be a great option in Edinburgh. Really good value, clean rooms (I stayed in the 8 bed dorm), spacious common areas with large, well equipped kitchens and friendly helpful staff. Also a fantastic location within...More

    Thank Jer D
    Reviewed August 18, 2016

    Our last few days of our Scotland tour before saying good bye to my son as he returned to USA and it was made memorable because of this place. We were all new to Hostel accommodation but this place was full of character and the...More

    Thank Cheryl P
    Reviewed August 17, 2016

    I'm always leery of staying in hostels in big cities, but this hostel was everything I wanted and more. You literally wake up to the Edinburgh Castle at your doorstep (with the sounds of bagpipes coming through the windows...) and you're right next to the...More

    Thank FlowerGypsy85
    Reviewed August 16, 2016

    Amazing place to be there a couple of days or your hole life!!! Its so big and so clean! The place is in front of the castle, you are in the centre of edinburgh, its so nice to walk to the hostel. Thank you very...More

    Thank tmontesinosaragones
    Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

    Stayed with a friend for 4 nights during the height of the Fringe. Comfortable rooms. Clean facilities. Friendly and helpful staff. Fantastic location, especially for this time of year. Almost all attractions/venues within walking distance. Also has a couple of cool rooms for hanging out...More

    Thank Marcus K
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • $12 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    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 - upstairs"
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    "If you are older, ask for a room on the ground or first floor. We were on the third floor - a lot of steps..."
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    "Lots of stairs to some rooms."
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    "Bring a sleep mask in the summer!"
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