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    The Witchery by the Castle

    The Royal Mile 352 Castlehill | Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NF, Scotland
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    “old rectory” (105 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Visited the Witchery as a couple celebrating our first year anniversary. EVERYTHING about this place is simply old - not antique - just old. The smell of the rooms was of old fabric curtains that have spent years unwashed and gathering dust. The furniture looked...More

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    Response from Steven A, General Manager at The Witchery by the CastleResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. As you will note from the majority of our reviews most people like what we do here, however, we know that our 16th century buildings, packed full of antiques are not for everyone and I'm glad...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My wife and I recently stayed at the Witchery, in the Guardroom and found the experience to be so special and spectacular. The overall quality of the room and the service provided was top quality, from the turn down service to the free champagne upon...More

    Thank Graham M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Let me just start by saying I honestly don't know how anybody can give this place a bad review. Where have they stayed before? Buckingham Palace! We are very lucky to be extremely well travelled and this place was on our bucket list of places...More

    Thank mandy641
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    6 of us ate dinner here for New Year Eve, and I cannot fault the stunning decor and ambience of this place. However the service is poor and the staff unprofessional and miserable. The food was really poor and all 6 meals were bland. You...More

    1  Thank karenhomestaging
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Looks the part but very under satisfying at best. At a total cost of 130 pounds for the meal (budget wasn’t an issue) but just expected abit more for the money. The Quality wasn’t there,the oysters very dry, the sauce with the rib eye steak...More

    Thank Niel H
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    • US$475 - US$736 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Old Town / Castle / Royal Mile / High St
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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-flavoured 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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    Marta L
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    Response from janedavis2009 | Reviewed this property |
    I don’t know best call the restaurant
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    12 September 2017|
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    Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest smart casual as a minimum.
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    14 April 2017|
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    Response from carmichael1302 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes and I believe that the lunch menu is available until 16:00
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