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    Castle Rock Hostel

    15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (195)
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good31%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “common rooms” (65 reviews)
    “movie room” (25 reviews)
    “huge kitchen” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Laundry Service
    Airport Transportation
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 3 December 2016

    I LOVED the Rock! It was my first hostel stay and once you go hostel-ing, you never go back. I'm a huge germ-a-phobe so was a little scared before I got there but it was clean and the bathrooms were amazing. For my first trip...More

    Thank Sametta G
    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    This hostel was really truly great. Located right by the castle and close to everything. Showers and facilities were clean and the dorms were big. Breakfast was cheap and the common room and the kitchen were large and had everything you needed + free coffee/tea...More

    Thank Louise B
    Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

    Been here 2 years ago and it was perfect, been here now for a week and it was always perfect, clean and tidy, and the people that work there are all nice, helpful and kind, I'm going to be back for sure!

    Thank Alice D
    Response from Adam H, Manager at Castle Rock HostelResponded 30 November 2016

    We're so happy that you enjoyed your stay with, until next time.. safe travels.

    Reviewed 29 November 2016

    One of the best hostels I have been staying at. The location is awesome, just 3 minutes walk from the stunning castle, right in the city centre and the old town and at walking distance to almost everything. The staff was super friendly and helpful...More

    Thank Jenika I
    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    I stayed 4 nights at Castle Rock Hostel (end of November 2016) and the stay was very pleasant. - Staff: the staff was helpful and 24/7 available at the reception. - Rooms: the bedrooms bathroom were very clean and the common room/breakfast room was very...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$12 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Edinburgh >
    • Old Town / Grassmarket
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    Traveller (533)
    Room & Suite (195)
    Dining (23)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (374)
    Family and Play Areas (15)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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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
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    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
    No we don't use PayPal unfortunately.
    25 June 2017|
    Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
    No, unfortunately luggage storage is for guests only. We just don't have the space available!
    22 March 2017|
    Response from Jamie P | 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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    "If you are a Harry Potter fan, maybe you can request for the Hogwarts room."
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    "No elevator, so you might have to carry your luggage."
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    "Loved the four girl dorm- perfect amount!"
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    "Double Room - upstairs"
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