We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Melville Castle

    Gilmerton Road, Dalkeith EH18 1AP, Scotland
    Save
    Savings alert: 21% below average rate
    Best prices for your stay
    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          $116
          Great Deal
          Traveler (389)
          Room & Suite (165)
          Dining (46)
          Dalhousie Castle
          1,336 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Bonnyrigg
           
          Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate
          651 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Carberry
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A7 (Dalkeith) Hotel
          295 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Dalkeith
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A1 (Musselburgh) Hotel
          437 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Inveresk
           
          Overview
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good27%
          • Average12%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible7%
          Travelers talk about
          “afternoon tea” (81 reviews)
          “superior room” (19 reviews)
          “entrance hall” (14 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair access
          Conference Facilities
          4.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Dalhousie Castle
          1,336 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Bonnyrigg
           
          Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate
          651 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Carberry
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A7 (Dalkeith) Hotel
          295 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Dalkeith
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A1 (Musselburgh) Hotel
          437 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Inveresk
           
          Rooms
          Jul 9Jul 10
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from $116.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Dalkeith hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0e5d74479e3148a8b34dcf1fc2e689f1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":305750,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0e5d74479e3148a8b34dcf1fc2e689f1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":116,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":116,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":116,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":116,"hotelName":"Melville Castle","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBlNWQ3NDQ3OWUzMTQ4YThiMzRkY2YxZmMyZTY4OWYxIiwiQUlLIjoiNmQzZWFhMGI2OTYzNDFmYWE1NTFhMjYwNzUwNjQ2ZDkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/09/2017", "checkOut": "07/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "$116", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"68953416":"CancelonIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (951)
          Traveler rating
          Traveler type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 919 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          While the thought of staying at a castle was exciting, the castle did appear a bit different than the website. While I do realize that any castle will be aged but there were quite a few things at this castle that if fixed up a...More

          Thank murphysparks
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          This castle is an amazing place to stay in. The drive up from the main road kept you mind intrigued to see what was coming next. The entrance hall was stunning staircase was amazing just something out of a fairytale . Check in was short...More

          1  Thank Vwdellboy
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I spent a few days in june at melville castle. The castle it self abd the surroundings looks really nice from the outside. The public areas inside is okey, and almost a bit fancy. The room we got was a big disapointment. We had two...More

          1  Thank Jonathan S
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          I'll stay with the basics not enough staff bartender was also the dinning room wait staff old soap in the shower from the last customers no toilet paper there where 2 half rolls when we came and when they freshen the room the 2nd half...More

          2  Thank Christine S
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Arriving at Melville Castle & was pleasantly surprised, it looked gorgeous. We were 1/2hr early for checking in but was given our room & key. When arriving at the room we found that it had not been cleaned. Wasn't all that bothered so we went...More

          1  Thank Lizbrown01
          Dalhousie Castle
          1,336 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Bonnyrigg
           
          Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate
          651 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Carberry
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A7 (Dalkeith) Hotel
          295 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Dalkeith
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A1 (Musselburgh) Hotel
          437 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Inveresk
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $115 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, Agoda, LateRooms, Cancelon, HotelQuickly, Evoline ltd and HRS so you can book your Melville Castle reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Midlothian >
          • Dalkeith
          • Also Known As
          • Melville Castle Dalkeith, Scotland
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveler (389)
          Room & Suite (165)
          Dining (46)
          Hotel & Grounds (357)
          Family and Play Areas (9)
          Business Center & Event Rooms (9)
          Bathroom (7)
          Nearby
          Travelodge Edinburgh Musselburgh
          125 reviews
          2.47 miles away
           
          The County Hotel
          143 reviews
          .90 miles away
           
          Dalhousie Castle
          1,336 reviews
          2.37 miles away
           
          Premier Inn Edinburgh A7 (Dalkeith) Hotel
          295 reviews
          .45 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Sheriffhall Cafe
          137 reviews
          .60 miles away
          Old Colliery
          389 reviews
          .88 miles away
          Bombay Lounge
          506 reviews
          .97 miles away
          The Melville Inn
          373 reviews
          .42 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          Edinburgh Butterfly & Insect World
          322 reviews
          .37 miles away
          Melville Golf Centre
          15 reviews
          .70 miles away
          Newbattle Golf Club
          15 reviews
          .88 miles away
          Rentamotorcycle.co.uk
          5 reviews
          .96 miles away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Julie M
          CAn you please give me an idea of prices for drinks? ie bottle of house wine ie a pint? ie a vodka ? thanks
          February 24, 2017|
          Answer Show all 10 answers
          Response from Manager M | Property representative |
          Dear Julie M, Thank you for your enquiry. The following is an overview of our current pricing: Bottles of house wine from £20.50 Pints of draft beer from £3.95 Bottles of beers from £3.50 Spirits from £3.50 Mixers from... More
          0
          Votes
          _tkumpan2
          Where in the hotel are the rooms for mobility challenged people located and is the bus wheelchair accessible so that I may ride that into the city
          January 23, 2017|
          Answer Show all 7 answers
          Response from Falcon337 | Property representative |
          We have two 'wheelchair' rooms. Ask for the ramps to be put in place at the front door steps then, either take the lift to room 14 on the Mezzanine or proceed directly to room 4 on the ground floor. Two other entrances... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "every room is unique"
          Read review
          "Check the beds"
          Read review
          "Ask to inspect first and check for adjoining rooms if in a group."
          Read review
          "204 was great"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing