Castle Rock Hostel is located in Old Town Edinburgh, a neighborhood in Edinburgh, and is near a train station. Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Edinburgh Port and Bruntsfield Links Golf Course. Victoria Street and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hostel's location for the sightseeing.
Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) - 10 min walk
Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 27 min drive
Petit Paris — 2 min walk
Howies — 3 min walk
The Jolly Judge — 3 min walk
Deacon's House Cafe — 3 min walk
Cucina — 3 min walk
About this property
Castle Rock Hostel
Edinburgh hostel in Old Town Edinburgh with 24-hour front desk
Along with a 24-hour front desk, this smoke-free hostel has tour/ticket assistance and a lobby fireplace. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a front-desk safe. All 43 rooms offer free WiFi, safes, and showers.
Castle Rock Hostel offers 43 accommodations with safes. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
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Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and transportation
No onsite parking available
24-hour front desk
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk
No pets or service animals allowed
Children and extra beds
Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 18 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available
Property payment types
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express; cash is not accepted
We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Alcohol is not served at this property
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
Property is also known as
Castle Rock Hostel Edinburgh
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Castle Rock Hotel Edinburgh
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Castle Rock Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Edinburgh
Frequently asked questions
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
As of Sep 20, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Castle Rock Hostel on Oct 3, 2021 start from CA $108, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Castle Rock Hostel doesn't offer parking.
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 1:00 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.
Check-out is at 10:30 AM.
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this hostel is steps from Royal Mile, Scotch Whisky Experience, and Victoria Street. Witchery Tours and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions are also within 5 minutes. Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) is 10 minutes by foot and Edinburgh Waverley Station is 10 minutes.
Overall score and ratings
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