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Couldn't be in a better spot, centrally located hostel right next to the castle.
Beds in dorm all have a plug in and light, though, the bunkbeds are simple metal frames with metal lockers beside them. The shared bathroom is efficient, showers are individual stalls...More
This hostel is located very close to the castle. It is easy to get to from the bus/trainstation.
The hostel has a very cosy and laid back vibe. The staff is very helpful.
It was possible to leave our luggage in a storeroom on the...More
The location of Castle Rock Hostel is fantastic. The rooms and bathrooms were clean and had plenty of room. Staff were kind. Though we didn't take advantage of all the activities they had, it was really cool that they offered opportunities to meet other travellers.
I was only staying at Castle Rock Hostel for one night but I had been recommended it by 3 different people due to it having a great location and really good facilities. It well and truly lived up to that standard, plus the staff were...More
Front desk employees. All hail you. On top of this creatively designed medieval castle looking hostel all the employees treat you like a close friend. Offering sincere advice on all these Scotland. The hostel offers multiple activities like walking tours and Scottish dancing every night....More
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US$12 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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
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 staff member.
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