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    Melville Castle

    Gilmerton Road, Dalkeith EH18 1AP, Scotland
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good27%
    • Average12%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “afternoon tea” (81 reviews)
    “superior room” (19 reviews)
    “entrance hall” (15 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 947 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We got a good deal - stayed in January 2017. The staff were all pleasant and we had a very enjoyable evening meal reasonably priced. The breakfast was good too. The staff were all friendly and the service was good. Would recommend if you are...More

    Thank Lisafoster8
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I would like to share that we had the most wonderful time staying at Melville Castle! The staff were amazing, the food was great and best of all John was hilarious! Thank you for a wonderful time! Beautiful castle!

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The castle is a wonderful old building with lots of charm. The interior and furnishings are a bit worn but our room was clean and comfortable. All of the staff were absolutely wonderful - friendly and very helpful. Full Scottish breakfast was great and served...More

    Thank d h
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Amazing to be staying in a castle. The lounge and public areas are so quaint. Lovely helpful staff and the restaurant is delicious and not too pricey. Plenty of parking too. Take a walk around the gardens it's great.

    Thank Thang2166
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The room was disgustingly dusty. Everything was very worn. Our sheets had something on them and the girl that checked us in was the same one to change the sheets. She was friendly and very apologetic. I plan to return to this beautiful country but...More

    1  Thank jkuchar747
    Response from Manager M, General Manager at Melville CastleResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear jkuchar747, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of Melville Castle. We would be grateful if you could contact us directly on manager@melvillecastle.com, so we can investigate your comments and learn from the short comings you experienced during your stay with...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$103 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Dalkeith
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    • Melville Castle Dalkeith, Scotland
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    Traveller (400)
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    Jackie G
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
    I am sorry but you will need to direct your question direct to the hotel. All I can say is it is a lovely setting and if chosen for your wedding then I don't think you would be disappointed.
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    Jackie G
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Alex T | Reviewed this property |
    try asking the hotel
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    Patty L
    29 June 2017|
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    Response from Jeanpratt69 | Reviewed this property |
    We were only there one night , so think that is the answer anything from one to what ever you want
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    Room Tips
    "Just don't waste your money staying here"
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    "If you can try and get a room that looks out the back and across the fountain."
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    "Don't Visit on A Bank Holiday, or when a function is on - you will not get served"
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    "Room was great lovely comfy bed"
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