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Edinburgh Castle - Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh Castle - Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Edinburgh Castle:S$ 329/night
Cheapest price found:S$ 23/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Monday
S$ 220 - S$ 649
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S$ 135 - S$ 499
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Code Co-Living - The Loft - Edinburgh
8.8 Excellent
50 Rose Street North Lane, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.2 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Centrally located, CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT allows for easy access to Edinburgh's main sightseeing and retail areas. It also offers luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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Apex Haymarket Hotel
10.0 Excellent
90 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.8 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Conveniently located in the centre of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an excellent base in Edinburgh. It provides city views and free Wi-Fi.

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Rooms & Suites Picardy Place
8.8 Excellent
12, Picardy Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.8 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Rooms & Suites Picardy Place is situated conveniently in Edinburgh and is within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh Bus Station. It is ideally located for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

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Edinburgh Central Queen Street
7.4 Good
30-31 Queen Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.3 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

This Edinburgh hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh Bus Station. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

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Cheval Old Town Chambers
9.4 Excellent
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.4 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Conveniently located, Old Town Chambers offers easy access to Edinburgh's best hot spots. A short stroll from Royal Mile, it provides elegant apartments equipped with a refrigerator and wireless internet access.

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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
8.7 Excellent
23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.6 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Located within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh Bus Station, Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is a convenient base while visiting Edinburgh. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

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The Glasshouse Autograph Collection
8.6 Excellent
2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.8 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Just 10 minutes' walk from Edinburgh Bus Station, The Glasshouse Autograph Collection has an accessible location, making it an ideal base when visiting Edinburgh. It is conveniently situated in the city centre.

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Native Edinburgh
9.1 Excellent
74 - 77 Queen Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.6 km from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 3-star property makes for an ideal base in Edinburgh. It also provides a 24-hour reception, a concierge and free Wi-Fi.

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St Christopher's Edinburgh Original
7.5 Good
9-13 Market Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.4 km from city centre,  

The hostel provides themed accommodation in Edinburgh and is a short stroll from Edinburgh Bus Station. It is ideally located in the city centre.

S$ 26
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Kick Ass Greyfriars - Adults Only - Hostel
8.3 Excellent
37-39 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Edinburgh hostel is located just a short walk from Princes Street and St Giles Cathedral. It is close to the National Museum of Scotland, shops and nightlife options.

S$ 26
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Castle Rock Hostel
8.9 Excellent
15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.4 km from city centre,  

Conveniently located, Castle Rock Hostel - Adult Only offers easy access to Edinburgh's main sightseeing areas. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

S$ 27
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Code Co-Living - The Loft - Edinburgh
8.8 Excellent
50 Rose Street North Lane, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Centrally located, CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT allows for easy access to Edinburgh's main sightseeing and retail areas. It also offers luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and an express check-in and check-out feature.

S$ 41
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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel
8.1 Excellent
9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.2 km from city centre,  

Situated within walking distance of Edinburgh Bus Station, the hostel offers guests a convenient base while in Edinburgh. It is located in close proximity to a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

S$ 45
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Beaverbank Place - Campus Residence
7.9 Good
17 Beaverbank Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.3 km from city centre,  

Located amongst popular attractions, shops and eateries, Beaverbank Place - Campus Residence is ideal for guests wishing to explore Edinburgh and its surroundings. It also offers a ticket service, a 24-hour reception and luggage storage.

S$ 63
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Learmonth
6.8 Good
18-20 Learmonth Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.5 km from city centre,  

Travelodge Edinburgh Learmonth provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Edinburgh. It is conveniently located for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

S$ 71
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Destiny Student Holyrood - Campus Accommodation
7.4 Good
31 Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.7 km from city centre,  

Within 20 minutes' walk from Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, Destiny Student - Holyrood Brae House offers guests a convenient base when in Edinburgh. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and a concierge.

S$ 71
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Hotel prices near Edinburgh Castle

2 stars and under
Castle Rock Hostel
#1 most popular

Castle Rock Hostel

15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.9 Excellent
S$ 27

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3 stars
Ibis Styles Edinburgh Centre St Andrew Square
#1 most popular

Ibis Styles Edinburgh Centre St Andrew Square

19 St Andrew Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.6 Excellent
S$ 284

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ibis Edinburgh Centre Royal Mile - Hunter Square
#2 most popular

ibis Edinburgh Centre Royal Mile - Hunter Square

6 Hunter Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.5 Excellent
S$ 249

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Britannia Hotel Edinburgh
Best value

Britannia Hotel Edinburgh

69 Belford Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

6.1 Good
S$ 108

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Apex Grassmarket Hotel
#1 most popular

Apex Grassmarket Hotel

31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.5 Excellent
S$ 284

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The Scotsman Hotel
#2 most popular

The Scotsman Hotel

20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.8 Excellent
S$ 449

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Holyrood Aparthotel
Best value

Holyrood Aparthotel

1 Nether Bakehouse Holyrood, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

8.2 Excellent
S$ 196

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Where to stay near Edinburgh Castle

About Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle is the most-visited paid tourist attraction in the Scotland, situated on Castle Rock in the centre of Edinburgh. The castle encompasses a multitude of remaining historical structures that attribute to the area’s popularity. Edinburgh Castle is regarded as an important cultural symbol of the country as well as a world famous icon.

Every facet of Edinburgh Castle is a tourist attraction in of itself, highlighted by the One O'Clock Gun Salute, from Mill's Mount Battery. Crown Square incorporates the National Scottish War Memorial, the Royal Palace containing the Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny, the Queen Anne Building, and the Great Hall. St. Margaret’s chapel is the oldest building in the castle and Mons Meg a unique siege cannon displayed in front of it.

Public transit to Edinburgh Castle is serviced by rail at the nearby Waverley Station. Buses run a 25-minute route between the Edinburgh Airport and the castle. There is also parking available at the NCP's Edinburgh Castle Terrace car park.

Edinburgh Castle is a World Heritage Site and one of the most prominent strongholds in the Kingdom of Scotland, with a deep history rooted in the wars of Scottish Independence. It is known as “the most besieged place in Great Britain and one of the most attacked in the world”.

Edinburgh Castle travel FAQs

Edinburgh Castle is the most-visited paid tourist attraction in the Scotland, situated on Castle Rock in the centre of Edinburgh. The castle encompasses a multitude of remaining historical structures that attribute to the area’s popularity. Edinburgh Castle is regarded as an important cultural symbol of the country as well as a world famous icon.

Every facet of Edinburgh Castle is a tourist attraction in of itself, highlighted by the One O'Clock Gun Salute, from Mill's Mount Battery. Crown Square incorporates the National Scottish War Memorial, the Royal Palace containing the Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny, the Queen Anne Building, and the Great Hall. St. Margaret’s chapel is the oldest building in the castle and Mons Meg a unique siege cannon displayed in front of it.

Public transit to Edinburgh Castle is serviced by rail at the nearby Waverley Station. Buses run a 25-minute route between the Edinburgh Airport and the castle. There is also parking available at the NCP's Edinburgh Castle Terrace car park.

Edinburgh Castle is a World Heritage Site and one of the most prominent strongholds in the Kingdom of Scotland, with a deep history rooted in the wars of Scottish Independence. It is known as “the most besieged place in Great Britain and one of the most attacked in the world”.

  • What are the best hotels near Edinburgh Castle?

    Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is a very popular hotel near Edinburgh Castle, with a score of 8.3 from 6,443 reviews. Travelodge Edinburgh Haymarket (8.2 from 22 reviews) and Novotel Edinburgh Centre (7.9 from 4,962 reviews) are also highly rated Edinburgh Castle hotels, based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.