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Discover well-known properties in Edinburgh Castle that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 1,510 hotels in Edinburgh Castle and price data was last updated on 11 July 2024. The average price for a hotel in Edinburgh Castle is .
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231 Canongate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Situated in Edinburgh, the hotel is surrounded by a variety of popular nightlife options and is minutes on foot from Edinburgh Bus Station. It is conveniently located in the city centre.
Free Wi-Fi
8.5
Excellent
7064 reviews
Location
0.9 km from city centre
61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Located in Edinburgh, Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel provides stylish, 4-star accommodation close to the National Museum of Scotland. This modern hotel is set in the heart of the city.
Free Wi-Fi
8.2
Excellent
4483 reviews
Location
0.5 km from city centre
77 South Bridge, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Set in the heart of the city, Ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile provides easy access to Edinburgh's popular retail and sightseeing areas. Only a short walk from University of Edinburgh, it offers modern rooms equipped with an in-room closet, an in-room dining area and heating.
Free Wi-Fi
7.8
Good
9118 reviews
Location
0.7 km from city centre
43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an ideal base in Edinburgh. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short stroll from Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station.
Free Wi-Fi
8.4
Excellent
5634 reviews
Location
0.7 km from city centre
19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Awarded 2018 Regional Winner of both Conference Hotel and Wedding Hotel of the Year, The Principal Edinburgh George Street is a Grade II listed building set in the heart of Edinburgh. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short stroll from Edinburgh Bus Station.
Free Wi-Fi
8.4
Excellent
1907 reviews
Location
0.2 km from city centre
1 Morrison Link, Midlothian, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 4-star hotel makes for an ideal base in Edinburgh. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi throughout their stay.
Free Wi-Fi
8.0
Excellent
696 reviews
Location
1.3 km from city centre
31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Set in the heart of the city, Apex Grassmarket Hotel offers easy access to Edinburgh's main retail and sightseeing areas. It provides a sauna, an indoor pool and complimentary Wi-Fi.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
8.2
Excellent
4582 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre
1-3 Baxters Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
The hotel is located conveniently in Edinburgh and is within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh Bus Station. It also offers meeting rooms, free Wi-Fi and an express check-in and check-out feature.
Free Wi-Fi
8.3
Excellent
4497 reviews
Location
0.9 km from city centre
1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Centrally located, Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa allows for easy access to Edinburgh's main sightseeing and retail areas. This 5-star hotel features views of Edinburgh Castle, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an outdoor pool.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
8.3
Excellent
2819 reviews
Location
0.9 km from city centre
35 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Strategically located in the heart of the city, this 5-star hotel makes for an ideal base in Edinburgh. It is located a brief stroll from Princes Street and The Georgian House Edinburgh.
Free Wi-Fi
9.0
Excellent
1941 reviews
Location
1.2 km from city centre

Top-rated hotels near Edinburgh Castle

Browse through properties in Edinburgh Castle that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 1,510 properties in Edinburgh Castle and data was last updated on 11 July 2024.
These Edinburgh Castle properties are among the highest rated by our users. Make sure to read hotel descriptions and reviews to find the right property right for you.
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90 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$372
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127 George Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$471
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139 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$352
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Royal Mile 329 High Street Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$630
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23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$435
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74 - 77 Queen Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$404
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2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$440
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18-21 Market Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$385
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Cheapest hotels near Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh

Discover affordable stays in Edinburgh Castle that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Edinburgh Castle can be found for as low as $52 per night. There is currently one property in Edinburgh Castle that can be booked for this price. Kick Ass Greyfriars - Adults Only - Hostel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Edinburgh Castle. Price data was last updated on 11 July 2024
Out of the hotels close to Edinburgh Castle we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. If you have flexibility with arrival and departure, use the search form to compare prices for other dates.
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37-39 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$52
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31 Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$136
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69 Belford Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.6 km from city centre
$224
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24 Eglington Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.7 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$281
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25-33 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$300
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30-31 Queen Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 km from city centre
$304
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11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$327
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10-18 Windsor Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$328
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Hotel prices in Edinburgh Castle

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Edinburgh Castle to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Edinburgh Castle at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 11 July 2024.
Prices on hotels (average nightly rate) for the dates selected, broken down by hotel class. You'll also find the most popular and best value properties within each hotel class.
3 stars
25-33 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
69 Belford Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
4 stars +
1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
$1,243
1-3 Baxters Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 Nether Bakehouse Holyrood, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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10 Hill Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.0 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$399
Avg. per night
Picardy Place, 16-22, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$446
Avg. per night
1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.4 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$1,243
Avg. per night
16 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$539
Avg. per night
1 Nether Bakehouse Holyrood, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$373
Avg. per night
11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$327
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Edinburgh Castle

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Edinburgh Castle to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 11 July 2024.
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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”.

Facts about staying in Edinburgh Castle

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Edinburgh Castle to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 11 July 2024.
  • What are the best hotels near Edinburgh Castle?

    ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile (7.8/10 from 9,118 reviews), Point A Hotel Edinburgh Haymarket (8.3/10 from 7,903 reviews), and Code Pod Hostels - The Court (8.6/10 from 8,318 reviews) are all highly-rated places to stay near Edinburgh Castle.

  • What is a good hotel near Times Square?

    The New Yorker A Wyndham Hotel is a good hotel close to Times Square - it has scored 7.7 over 15,557 reviews from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Edinburgh Castle near Waikiki Beach?

    Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort is the hotel close to Waikiki Beach that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 3,908 reviews rating it at 7.8/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near Shibuya Railway Station?

    If you’re visiting Shibuya Railway Station then the nearby Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu is a popular hotel with HotelsCombined users (2,873 reviews scoring it at an average 8.5/10).

  • How much do hotels in Edinburgh Castle cost?

    $35/night is the average price of a hotel in Edinburgh Castle, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel near Edinburgh Castle?

    $26 per night is the cheapest Edinburgh Castle hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Edinburgh Castle?

    The most popular landmark in Edinburgh Castle is Times Square located in New York, followed by Waikiki Beach and Shibuya Railway Station, located in Honolulu and Tokyo, respectively. Depending on where and how long you plan on staying in Edinburgh Castle, you may be able to visit at least one of these cities.

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