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    Castle Rock Hostel

    15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW, Scotland
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    2017-11-06 2017-11-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
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    • Average5%
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    “common rooms” (65 reviews)
    “movie room” (25 reviews)
    “huge kitchen” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Incredible staff, amazing location, fantastic facilities. Very clean bathrooms, fairly quiet area. Definitely the nicest hostel I've ever stayed in and all for a very fair price. Highly recommend to anyone.

    Thank RedSkittle
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a good place to stay for backpackers & bachelors who dont mind sharing room & bathrooms. I stayed here for couple of days & met some interesting people. It is located at walking distance from Princess street station and very close to all...More

    Thank Ankit2385
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a weekend with a friend nice location, rooms were dark and fairly quiet. You have to pay for breakfast and the internet is really bad. Would come back if they fixed the internet connectionMore

    Thank annabelle54321
    Response from Jamie P, Manager at Castle Rock HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback- sorry you had issues with the wifi. During really busy times it can be a bit slower, and naturally, in such an old building is not always a perfectly strong connection but we're working...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    During my brief trip to Edinburgh, I stayed at the Castle Rock Hostel and it was the best decision I could've made! The hostel has a very funky vibe. With disco balls in the entry way, and beautiful woodwork- the hostel has created an incredibly...More

    Thank TravelWithBailey
    Response from Jamie P, Manager at Castle Rock HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    You are a star for leaving us such a wonderful review! So happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us :) Safe travels on the rest of your trip!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Awesome interior, perfect location (5 minutes walk to Royal Mile), very good rooms and spacious lockers. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Unfortunately, we only stayed for one night so we didn't have a chance to hang out with people a lot and take part in...More

    Thank Mirta Ć
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    Amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • Old Town / Grassmarket
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    • Castle Rock Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveller (533)
    Room & Suite (195)
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    Hotel & Grounds (374)
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    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
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    mari0ela
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Jamie P | Property representative |
    No we don't use PayPal unfortunately.
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    edebrag
    24 June 2017|
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    No, unfortunately luggage storage is for guests only. We just don't have the space available!
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    hopewellmr
    22 March 2017|
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    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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