Castle View Guest House

30 Castle StreetEH2 3HTEdinburghUnited Kingdom
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About Castle View Guest House

Positioned near Princes Street in Edinburgh, Castle View Guest House is a stylishly furnished Georgian penthouse. It is less than ten minutes away from Waverley Railway Station.  Edinburgh Airport is only a short journey by car to the hotel.

This quaint bed and breakfast has 18 rooms. Each room has a television with satellite channels, tea/coffee maker with a biscuit, hairdryer and are non-smoking.

Other facilities include free Wi-Fi in rooms and public areas, free Internet, luggage storage and a 24-hour front desk.  The multilingual staff speaks English, Italian, Polish and Spanish.

A full Scottish breakfast is served and a continental breakfast is also available. There are various bars and restaurants nearby, for dinner and drinks.

Attractions close to Castle View Guest House include Holyrood Palace, a great day out for the family and St James Shopping Centre. Dean Gallery is also close by.


30 Castle Street, EH2 3HT, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(13)12265784 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00

Positive Reviews

Excellent food

Guests to the Castle View Guest House enjoyed their breakfast They stated that there was a wide selection of food available Also, they were happy that there were large portions of food. There were also some visitors who stated that the taste was delicious.

Great scenery

Some visitors were happy with the amazing views that they had from within the bed and breakfast They stated that they had a magnificent view of Edinburgh Castle.

Fabulous location

Many travellers to this guest house were pleased about its location They advised that they were close to restaurants, bars and galleries This guest house is also close to public transport If you’re looking for a central location in Edinburgh, you may want to consider this bed and breakfast.

Spotless rooms

Most guests were satisfied with the state of their rooms They advised that their rooms were cleaned to a high standard.

Negative Reviews

Plenty of stairs

Some visitors to this establishment did advise that there are a lot of stairs in the building They also stated that there is no lift in the bed and breakfast, meaning that if you are not physically fit or mobile, Castle View Guest House may not be the right option for you However, the bed and breakfast is in a historical listed building, which means that the owners of the establishment cannot install a lift.

Beds not comfy

There were some visitors to this bed and breakfast who were unhappy about the bedding In their opinion, the beds were too hard, making it difficult for them to sleep Due to this, they advised that the beds were not as comfortable as they would have liked.

Final stand

There were some quibbles regarding the noise, but the overwhelming majority of guests were delighted with their stay.

Rating Overview

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8.3 out of 10 based on 534 reviews