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Popular hotels near Edinburgh Castle

Discover well-known properties in Edinburgh Castle that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 2,686 hotels in Edinburgh Castle and price data was last updated on 12 July 2024. The average price for a hotel in Edinburgh Castle is .
These hotels are among the most popular properties close to Edinburgh Castle. If you're not finding the hotel you're looking for and have flexibility with dates, try adjusting the search form at the top of the page for more options.
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69 Belford Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Conveniently located in the heart of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an excellent base in Edinburgh. It is ideally located for those wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.
5.3
Okay
13919 reviews
Location
1.0 mi from city centre
1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Situated less than a 10-minute stroll from Edinburgh Bus Station, The Balmoral Hotel provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Edinburgh. This relaxed hotel is set in the heart of the city.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
9.4
Excellent
1829 reviews
Location
0.3 mi from city centre
68-73 Queen Street, 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 enjoy free wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
8.0
Excellent
14287 reviews
Location
0.4 mi 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
0.5 mi from city centre
38 Gardners Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 4-star hotel makes for an excellent base in Edinburgh. It also features an outdoor pool and a sauna.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
7179 reviews
Location
0.7 mi 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
9103 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre
10 Hill Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
This modern hotel in Edinburgh offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and 24-hour room service. It is ideally located for those wanting to sightsee in the area.
Free Wi-Fi
8.9
Excellent
3112 reviews
Location
0.6 mi from city centre
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
7056 reviews
Location
0.6 mi 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
730 reviews
Location
0.8 mi from city centre
166 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Conveniently located in the centre of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an excellent base in Edinburgh. It is ideally located for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
8278 reviews
Location
0.9 mi 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 2,686 properties in Edinburgh Castle and data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Our users rated these hotels as some of the best places to stay near Edinburgh Castle. Take a look at user reviews to learn why these properties were rated the best.
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125 George Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£230
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6 And 10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£209
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11 Bristo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£264
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79 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£182
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90 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£174
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127 George Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£221
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1-3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£267
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139 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£168
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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 £16 per night. There is currently one property in Edinburgh Castle that can be booked for this price. West End Hotel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Edinburgh Castle. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024
Currently, these are the lowest-priced hotels close to Edinburgh Castle we've come across for the dates selected. Consider alternative dates if you're able to compare prices.
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35 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£16
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37-39 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£25
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9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£31
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1 a Parliament Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
£35
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17 Beaverbank Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£50
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18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£55
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31 Abbeyhill, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£65
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14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£71
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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 12 July 2024.
Hotels located in the Edinburgh Castle area sorted by price and hotel class. We've highlighted the most popular properties according to our users as well as the best value within each hotel class.
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1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
38 Gardners Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Other accommodations in Edinburgh Castle

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or holiday rental for your stay in Edinburgh Castle. There are 2,686 hotels in Edinburgh Castle and price data was last updated on 12 July 2024. The average price for a stay in Edinburgh Castle is .
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16 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
£254
Avg. per night
11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£149
Avg. per night
20 Canonmills, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
£193
Avg. per night
50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£29
Avg. per night
10 Hill Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£188
Avg. per night
Picardy Place, 16-22, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£212
Avg. per night
1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
£575
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 12 July 2024.
Use the map to find hotels close to Edinburgh Castle that are close to the points of interest you'll be frequenting. As an added benefit, users can click a hotel they're interesting in to find helpful information and deals for that hotel.

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 12 July 2024.
  • What are the best hotels near Edinburgh Castle?

    One of the most popular hotels near Edinburgh Castle is The Balmoral, which has been reviewed by 1,829 users and currently has a rating of 9.4/10. Other top-rated locations include Travelodge Edinburgh Haymarket and Yotel Edinburgh, which have received 7.6/10 and 8.0/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near London Victoria Station?

    Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London is a popular hotel near London Victoria Station that is highly recommended, with a score of 8.3 across 25,410 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Edinburgh Castle near Sacred Mosque?

    Emaar Grand Hotel is the hotel close to Sacred Mosque that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 1,133 reviews rating it at 7.8/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near Disneyland Paris?

    If you’re visiting Disneyland Paris then the nearby Disneyland Hotel is a popular hotel with HotelsCombined users (155 reviews scoring it at an average 8.0/10).

  • How much do hotels in Edinburgh Castle cost?

    The average prices of hotels in Edinburgh Castle have been around £17 per night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel near Edinburgh Castle?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels near Edinburgh Castle starting from £12 per night in the last 3 days.

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

    The top three landmarks in Edinburgh Castle are:
    • London Victoria Station, which you can visit while staying in London
    • Sacred Mosque, which you can visit while staying in Mecca
    • Disneyland Paris, which you can visit while staying in Chessy

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