Melville Castle in Edinburgh

Melville Castle

Official rating:

Customer rating: 8.5/10

Accommodation type: Country House Hotel

Melville Castle
Gilmerton Road,
Edinburgh,
EH18 1AP

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Description

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just 20 minutes drive from Edinburgh s city center this luxurious castle offers the tranquility of a country setting on the doorstep of this thriving city. The 32 classically styled bedrooms offer all the luxury & comfort you deserve and our friendly team will take pleasure in catering to all your requirements during your stay. The Castle provides Bed and Breakfast accommodation and there are a number of award winning and highly recommended restaurants within 5 minutes drive. At one time the hunting seat of Mary Queen of Scots the Castle was commissioned by the first Viscount Melville in 1791 for entertaining which it continues to do to this day. We have ample free parking and a frequent 24 hour bus service to Edinburgh from the bus stop at the Castle Gates. Complimentary city maps and bus timetable are available at reception. Whether lounging with a drink next to a crackling fire in our library bar or relaxing over a game of croquet on the lawn we are sure you will enjoy your stay with us!

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Local points of interest:

The following music venues, bars, clubs and restaurants are near to Melville Castle:

  • Dobbie Garden Centres Ltd 223 yards away
  • Dobbies Garden World 223 yards away
  • The Old Colliery (Restaurant) 1605 yards away
  • Elevation (Nightclub) 1708 yards away
  • The Corner Pocket (Bar/Pub) 1708 yards away
  • DALKEITH King And 8217s Park EH22 3BA 1724 yards away
  • Newbattle Abbey College 1 miles away
  • The Black Bull (Bar/Pub) 1.1 miles away
  • The County Hotel (Nightclub) 1.1 miles away
  • Newbattle Abbey (Live music venue) 1.4 miles away

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