Melville Castle Hotel - Edinburgh

Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH18 1AP  show map
 4 stars
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Melville Castle Hotel - Edinburgh

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The classic Melville Castle Hotel offers luxury rooms in proximity to Holyrood Park, Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Edinburgh Castle. The building was renovated in 2003.

The hotel is conveniently situated in a historic area, close to a cove and parks. Guests can get to Edinburgh city center, which is 9 km away.

Quick access to bars, restaurants and brasseries is provided.

The venue is notable for the secluded location within a 20-minute drive to Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 33 rooms. They are fitted with a laptop-compatible safe, climate control, Wi-Fi, a writing table and IDD phone. Some rooms overlook the garden. These rooms have carpet floor and comfortable furniture.

Eat & Drink

Residents can sample special meals of French cuisine at the onsite restaurant. Guests can unwind in the Library bar with a favourite drink. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Esk Valley Table Table and Dobbies Garden World are about 500 meters from the property.

Services

Business facilities include a meeting room, a business center and a slide projector.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   33.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH18 1AP

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    5.2 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    10.8 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    39.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    5.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    4000 ft
Restaurants
  • Table Table (cuisine: British)
    1600 ft
  • Esk Valley Table Table (cuisine: British)
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of rooms:
    33

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Melville Castle Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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        Hotel Address:

        Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH18 1AP

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          5.2 mi
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          10.8 mi
        • Dundee (DND)
          39.0 mi
        Train Stations
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          5.4 mi
        • Bus stop
          4000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Table Table (cuisine: British)
          1600 ft
        • Esk Valley Table Table (cuisine: British)
          1600 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10.30 am
        • Number of rooms:
          33

        Hotel Awards

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Butterfly & Insect World - 1700 ft
        • Dalhousie Castle - 2.2 mi

        Places of interest

        Convention centers

        • Goodtrees Neighbourhood Centre - 2.1 mi

        Sport related

        • Liberton Greyhound Kennels - 2.8 mi

        Amusement

        • Megabowl - 2.9 mi

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Craigmillar Castle - 2.7 mi

        Parks

        • Dalkeith Country Park - 1.8 mi

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World - 1700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Royal Commonwealth Pool - 2.3 mi
          22 Gracemount Drive, Edinburgh
        • Royal Observatory Edinburgh Visitor Centre - 4.1 mi
          Blackford Hill, Edinburgh
        • Summerhall - 4.5 mi
          1 Summerhall, Edinburgh
        • Rosslyn Chapel - 3.3 mi
          Chapel Loan, Roslin
        • Holyrood Park - 4.3 mi
          Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh

        Near the hotel

        • Butterfly and Insect World - 2100 ft
          Dobbies Garden World, Lasswade

          Restaurants nearby

          • Table Table - 1600 ft

            Address: Melville Dykes Road

            56% likes this, based on 95 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • Dobbies Garden World - 1900 ft

            Address: Melville Gate

            57% likes this, based on 151 reviews
            Cuisine: Scottish

          • Esk Valley Table Table - 1600 ft

            Address: Melville Dykes Road

            50% likes this, based on 76 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10.30 am
          • Number of rooms:
            33

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Melville Castle Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH18 1AP

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Edinburgh
            5.2 mi
          Airports
          • Turnhouse (EDI)
            10.8 mi
          • Dundee (DND)
            39.0 mi
          Train Stations
          • Edinburgh Waverley station
            5.4 mi
          • Bus stop
            4000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Table Table (cuisine: British)
            1600 ft
          • Esk Valley Table Table (cuisine: British)
            1600 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10.30 am
          • Number of rooms:
            33

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghMelville Castle

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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