Castle View Guest House

In the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town, Castle View Guest House is less than 100 metres from Princes Street. It has lovely views of Edinburgh Castle and offers free Wi-Fi and hearty breakfasts. Stylish, classically decorated rooms all feature a TV, free tea and coffee and ironing facilities. They either have in-room bathroom facilities or a separate private bathroom. Castle View is set across several floors of a Georgian town house, which is also the birthplace of the author of The Wind in the Willows. It is surrounded by bars, shops and is 0.5 miles from the Scottish Gallery. The bright, airy dining room serves both traditional full Scottish offering fresh and high standard products from a local butcher and continental breakfast options. For evening dining, guests have a choice of restaurants within just a few metres’ walk.

When you make your booking, please inform Castle View Guest House of your estimated time of arrival, using the comments field provided. Please note some of the rooms require guests to climb a number of stairs. Due to the age and listed nature of the building, there is no elevator, however hotel staff will offer to help with luggage where possible. Please note no smoking in the building and the charge for anyone found smoking is GBP 100.00 to cover cleaning. Guests causing any damage will be held responsible for costs. No visitors allowed unless by arrangement. Please also note if you have any special requirements such as food allergies, limited mobility or disability you should inform the hotel at the time of booking. As the building is historical there is no lift and guests will be required to climb stairs. There are no facilities for guests with mobility issues.

*Free WiFi available

Room Types

Twin/Double - Double or Twin Room
Max Guest: 2 Adults
From GBP 87.00
Single - Single Room
Max Guest: 1 Adults
From GBP 106.00
Family - Family Room
Max Guest: 4 Adults
From GBP 153.00
Family - Family Room (6 Adults)
Max Guest: 6 Adults
From GBP 197.00
From GBP 87.00
Twin/Double - Triple Room
Max Guest: 3 Adults
From GBP 120.00

Hotel ideal for

Castle , City trip , Family , Shopping ,


WiFi available in all areas

Internet services


Free WiFi

Special diet menus (on request)

Vending machine (drinks)

Vending machine (snacks)


Luggage storage

Concierge service

Non-smoking rooms

Family rooms

Cards Accepted

American Express