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    Castle Rock Hostel

    15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW, Scotland
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was my 3rd time coming back to stay at Castle Rock because I loved it! The hostel is in a great location, just right next to the Edinburgh Castle and is within 15 walk (with luggage) from Waverley station. The rooms are unique and...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Nice accommodation and reasonable price for this hostel located 2 minutes from Edinburgh Castle. Fun and relaxed atmosphere in the hostel, plenty of young people. The breakfast was just £1.5 for toast, juice, fruit and a bowl of cereals. It's a good deal!

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Good wifi, bunk beds that dont rattle, room has lockers and each bunk has a powerpoint and lamp! Bathrooms are ok. They will was your clothes for you at night. Big garbage bag for £4, breakfast for £1.50. If your coming from the train station...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This hostel is really well situated, at the heart of the old town in Edinburgh. The building in itself is nice, with wall paintings everywhere! The dormitories are not gendered, but the rooms are big, so it was no problem. There are lockers, personal plugs...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We stayed in a private room and it was super small, but its okay if you're staying there just for sleep. Breakfast was good (you have to clean your own dishes). Staff were friendly and location is great. They have free WiFi and bathrooms looked...More

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    • US$13 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    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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    hopewellmr
    I think you have no elevators...can you tell me what floor the private rooms are on .......we don't have great knees thanks
    22 March 2017|
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    Response from Adam H | 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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    Mar P
    Hi! Are the sheets/towels included? Thanks!
    20 December 2016|
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    Response from Adam H | Property representative |
    Hi there, all linen is provided for your stay. You can rent a towel from reception for only £1 for your stay. Hope that helps!
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    Jihye J
    Do you guys sell shampoo & treatment ? Or do you give it for free ?
    23 November 2016|
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