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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

We did the audio guide for our walk through. It’s great to learn about the history of Scotland and so much is learned from this castle. I think it’s a no brained that you must go and see history.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Was a great venue for a business event. Good rooms and refreshments. Directions were very good with good interaction from staff.
Would recommend this for future events

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Very touristy as in its a very attractive area for tourists. Once inside the castle the views are lovely especially if you get the sun set.

Gift shop is very expensive though

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaeld190985
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

The castle dominates the skyline of Edinburgh (perhaps with the exception of Arthur's seat), and offers impressive panoramic views across the city and the firth of forth and into the Highlands. Whilst the entry price was certainly reasonable, we felt the lack of 'castle' and explanation of its history meant we did not get the best experience (probably down to the fact that we are both history graduates and therefore biased ;) ). Would make a great afternoon for anyone visiting, however - but would probably be even more impressive in the summer!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

Edinburgh castle is a must see! The castle is rich in history and truly beautiful to behold! i highly recommend a visit here!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K-Lou K
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