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Melville Castle Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“superior room”(20 reviews)
“long driveway”(11 reviews)
“entrance hall”(16 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were excited to be spending a night in a castle but on arrival the booking was wrong and had us arriving the following day. My paperwork showed otherwise. The four poster bed room we had booked was not available and we had to settle...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

LOCATION: Melville Castle is located 6 miles from Edinburgh city centre and offers a wonderful respite in a nature setting. The castle is nestled down a long drive and surrounded by 50 acres of woodlands with walking trails and the River Esk running along the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed with our friends- staff went above and beyond their service was outstanding- we couldn’t of asked for more - especially Timea with her special little touches she made the stay very special as our friends had 30th wedding Anniversary- we loved it -...More

Thank Jackie G
Response from Amy P, Front Office Manager at Melville Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jackie G, Thank you for your kind feedback.We hope you had a great stay with us and it was very special for your friends Wedding Anniversary, Kindest regards, The Melville Castle Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a castle, so it's as handsome as you would hope. A bit hard to find in Google maps, but worth it. Beautiful grounds, very peaceful, our group spent all afternoon sitting our in the back were we easily accessed the bar and they also...More

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Response from Amy P, Front Office Manager at Melville Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear lvnourlife, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your stay with us. Its great to hear you got to enjoy the Scottish summer weather and also had the chance to sit outside.The weather is known for being quite temperamental in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property was very quiet and the landscape well manicured...The castle is tucked away down a long drive - very serene! Nice touch to see chickens and horses in the back along with a beautiful fountain we could hear from our room. Our standard room...More

Thank MsVic
Response from Amy P, Front Office Manager at Melville Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear MsVic, Thank you very much for leaving a review following your stay with us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your surroundings and our extended family of horses and chickens! We are very sorry to hear about the shower curtain being the wrong size,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$91 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Traveller (514)
Room & Suite (193)
Dining (52)
Amenities (37)
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olga c
9 April 2018|
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Response from kezziapat | Reviewed this property |
Hi it’s really in the middle of nowhere so probably not.
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Vicky F
7 March 2018|
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Response from lunchladyNh | Reviewed this property |
Contact the hotel. I found them to be extremely helpful and kind. Be sure to tell them you will need a ground floor room. Although they have an elevator, we had to navigate stairs as well on the 2nd floor. I would also... More
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Vicky F
7 March 2018|
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Response from Gayle L | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift and some of the rooms are amazing (ground flour) The best thing to do is speak to them directly. They will be able to advise you on what to do. Though some areas may not be accessible due to the structure.
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"Upgrade to a suite"
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"Get a room with view to backside of castle- nice views and very quiet"
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"Room 1 has an upper floor for more space."
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"Superior rooms are worth the little bit extra, but take note that some of the rooms have a mezzanine floor..."
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