Dalhousie Castle Hotel - Edinburgh

Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH19 3JB  show map
 4 stars
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Dalhousie Castle Hotel - Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Cafe

Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Offering a hairdresser, a solarium and free self parking, Dalhousie Castle Hotel lies in a picturesque area of Edinburgh near to Dalkeith Country Park, Musselburgh Racecourse and Craigmillar Castle. Dalhousie Castle Hotel has been welcoming guests to its luxurious rooms since 1280.

The unique setting offers an easy access to bars, a zoo and restaurants as well as boasts proximity to a cove and pastures. A chapel, a museum and a fortress lie a short distance away.

Dalhousie Castle Hotel offers a delightful view to its guests.

Turnhouse airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Dalhousie Castle Hotel.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 37 rooms equipped with central heating, multi-channel television, individual climate control, an in-room safe and a wardrobe. Some rooms overlook the garden. The guestrooms feature en suite bathrooms with a shower, a spa bathtub and bathrobes along with an electric kettle and a dishwasher as well as period furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can also enjoy contemporary meals at the relaxed restaurant. There is an onsite Secret bar to relax in.

Services

The hotel provides guests with bicycle rental services.

Relax

On-site spa facilities include a spa lounge, a steam room and a sauna. Steam baths, reflex massage and Turkish bath are also available. On-site activities feature mountain biking, archery and horse riding.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   37.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course
  • Archery

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Board games
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2.30 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dalhousie Castle Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel Address:

Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH19 3JB

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    11.9 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    20.0 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    65.9 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    12.2 km
  • Bus stop
    1.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    37

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Rooms and availability

Premium Cottage
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Premium Cottage

Dalhousie Castle Hotel photos Room
Double Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room Castle

Dalhousie Castle Hotel photos Room
Suite
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

SUITE STANDARD

Superior Double Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Dalhousie Castle Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Dalhousie Castle100 m
  • Butterfly & Insect World3.9 km

Parks

  • Dalkeith Country Park4.6 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World3.9 km

Local attractions

  • Butterfly and Insect World3.9 km
    Dobbies Garden World, Lasswade
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool6.9 km
    22 Gracemount Drive, Edinburgh
  • Holyrood Park10.4 km
    Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh
  • Rosslyn Chapel4.9 km
    Chapel Loan, Roslin
  • Royal Observatory Edinburgh Visitor Centre9.6 km
    Blackford Hill, Edinburgh
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    37

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Dalhousie Castle Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dalhousie Castle Hotel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 58 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.4

    location location location,lovely setting and great features,falconary,spa,walks etc

    Food menu little limited and expensive,lots of other local eating places are very good with more reasonable pricing.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Room had real 'castle' feel, great in-room amenities. Library bar .

    Nothing major, but the info on the restaurants was not very clear, i.e. what was included in the prix fix menu for the more expensive and atmospheric Dungeon restaurant.Couldn't find this info in our room and when we wanted to see the menus we couldn't find anyone at the restaurant.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Excellent castle themed bedroom suite and a wonderful adventure to sleep in a castle.

  • Single
    9.2

    Location - close enough for Edinburgh for shopping & tourism but in the Countryside so quiet and relaxing and away from the bussle of city life and noise. Food excellent bit pricey but good choice. Staff friendly, welcoming and helpful. Facilities excellent and if you have dogs they are welcome - didn't bring mine though.

    Creeking stairscase and no lifts - glad was not on top floor. Driveway from main road in need of a serious upgrade - resurfacing required. Bit pricey - two nights just the limit, any longer and would be V.expensive with meals and drinks on top not forgetting the spa treatments....

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Got upgraded to a theme room , wow, just spectacular . Location was beautiful. Touring for six weeks , our stay at Dalhousie was definetly one of the highlights. The staff were just lovely ,we absolutely loved it !

  • Family with children
    5.4

    The Dungeon Dinner was truly a delight. The varied courses and presentation were wonderful.

    The price was high for the room and dinner. Some soft music (maybe chamber music?/or gregorian chants -- would have been nice) instead of such quiet during the meal. The outside of the Castle looks great, but the inside needs some refurbishment, and if you were blindfolded going in, you would not really know you were inside a castle,, There is some expectation that the rooms would have more of a Castle (stone?) flair. The carpeting had seen better days.

  • Couple
    9.6

    The rooms were lovely. We stayed in Robert the Bruce Room,it was specatcular!

  • Couple
    10.0

    Stunning building and amazingly comfortable rooms. We will be returning!!

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    the setting was beautiful and the spa was a real treat the dungeon restaurant was a pleasure to eat in. though a little expensive

    vacation of room at eleven was a bit early.also a full length mirror in the room would have been a nice touch

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The setting, room, service and surroundings. We were upgraded to "Sir Walter Scott" room.

    The orangery was cold in the evening

  • Couple
    10.0

    The character of the hotel and the attentive staff. It was like sleeping in a museum with all the original features and furnishing. fantastic

    Spa turkish and steam rooms could have been warmer. We had to stand on the seat to feel the steam

  • Couple
    10.0

    We absolutely loved our stay at Dalhousie Castle. I put a request on the booking for a nice room (although I could only afford to book a standard castle room, but we got upgraded to one of the suites which was amazing. The staff were really friendly and helpful too.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The quality of the staff, facilities and welcolme

  • Family with children
    10.0

    We were upgraded at no extra cost. The staff were fantastic and we had a great time. It was very relaxing.

    There was a strong smell of sewage in the corridor outside our room

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The dining experience in the Dungeon Restaurant was exaemplary. Presentation , quality and service were al excellent. We had booked into the lodge but were upgraded to a themed suite which was a lovely surprise.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dalhousie Castle Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel Address:

Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH19 3JB

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    11.9 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    20.0 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    65.9 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    12.2 km
  • Bus stop
    1.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2.30 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    37

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghDalhousie Castle Hotel

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

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