Castleview Guest House


30 Castle Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH2 3HT

    Castleview - Come and visit Edinburgh with its spectacular skyline, and stay at Castle View Guest House, less than 100 metres from Princes Street. We are the most central three star guest House in Edinburgh.

    This is the house where Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932), author of "The Wind in the Willows", was born! Castle View is a spacious Georgian penthouse apartment on the 3rd and 4th floors of an Edinburgh townhouse
    We are a haven above the bustle of the city with lovely views from the front of the apartment to Edinburgh Castle on the right and the Firth of Forth to the left. We are located in the heart of Edinburgh, right next to the world famous Princes Street, so you are ideally placed to take advantage of the many attractions Edinburgh has to offer.
    Waverley station, St Andrews Square bus station and the International Conference Centre are all less than 10 minutes walk away The airport is 20 minutes drive away at the west of the city.
    We have converted the upper floors of the building and all the rooms have been recently refurbished and offer the best in comfort for our guests. Our aim is to offer the highest standard of service and amenities to delight our customers and encourage their return.
    3 Guest House
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Double/Twin Ensuite
    £55.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Ensuite
    £200.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Large Family Room
    £300.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Ensuite
    £65.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Private Bathroom
    £65.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Breakfast Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Laundry Facilities not on Complex
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Leisure Facilities

    • Entertainment Available
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Children Welcome


    • Entry Phone System
    • Smoking Restricted


    • City Centre
    • City Location


    • On Public Transport Route
    • Park and Ride
    • Public Parking Nearby
    • Taxi Rank < 100m from station

    Road Directions

    If you are travelling by car from any direction, follow the signs to the city centre. Castle Street is a no through road from Princes Street. From East / North or South, please drive down onto Queen Street and approach Castle Street from North Castle Street.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Exit from the Tourist Information Centre onto Princes Street. Head towards Edinburgh Castle, and we are the 4th street on the right facing Edinburgh Castle.

    Getting there by railway:- A short taxi ride will take you to Castle Street, although you may prefer to walk the 5-10 minute distance. Walk up onto Princes Street, then left towards Edinburgh Castle, and we are the 4th street on the right facing Edinburgh Castle.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- The airport bus is very good - the service is frequent and leaves from just outside arrivals hall. Please alight at the Mound and walk back 1 block to Castle Street. We are on the left as you walk up Castle Street - less than 100 yards.

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