Hostel Apartment in Edinburgh Old Town

Castle View Hostel Apartment

Spend a night in a room overlooking Edinburgh Castle and the Greyfriars Bobby Graveyard at Edinburgh Castle View Hostel Apartment.  If you are coming for the Edinburgh Festival it doesn’t get better than this location.  Enjoy the fantastic views or castle or take just a few steps to explore the hundreds of bars, restaurants, clubs, shops and tourist attractions which surround you.

Transport is not required.  Here ts just a short walk from Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket party zone, Princes Street and the Conference centre.

The brand new 4 Bed Room Apartment has just opened in August 2016 and was designed to accommodate individual travelers or small groups of up to 11 Persons.  Enjoy the very best facilities and fully equipped kitchen available to all guests.


Edinburgh Castle View Hostel Apartment

Expect a fantastic location and lots of fun.  Our brand new Hostel Apartment opens on 8 August.  it is located in the very heart of the Grassmarket old town are just steps from numerous bars, restaurants, unique shops, tourist attractions including Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile.  Everything you could possibility want is right on your doorstep.

Castle View can accommodate up to 11 persons 4 Bedrooms. 2 x Twins, 1 Double and 1 5 Bed Family Room can be booked by individual travelers or small groups of up to 11 persons.  The rooms share a spacious kitchen/lounge area with breakfast bar where you can enjoy some breathtaking views of the castle and city.


Hostel Area

Edinburgh Castle View Hostel Apartment is located in the heart of Edinburgh’s historic old Town.  Located on Merchant Street and Candlemakers Row location of Greyfriars Bobby.  There is no better place to enjoy the Edinburgh Festival and the Grassmarket area with numerous shows, bars, restaurants, unique shops and Edinburgh’s best tourist attractions.

Transport Links
Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket Rail/Tram stations are just a short walk away. You wont need a car at Castle View. Take a walk under the shadow of Edinburgh Castle and explore Edinburgh’s historic attractions or sit outside one of the restaurants and watch the world go by.

find just a short walk away.

  • Edinburgh castle – 3 Mins
  • Grassmarket party zone with it exclusive shops, bars and restaurants- you are in the middle of it!
  • Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle -1 Min
  • Princes Street – 10 Mins
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre – 7 minutes
  • Haymarket Rail Station and Tram Terminal – 15 Mins
Edinburgh Castle View Hostel Apartment Room Layouts

Adult sized bunk beds are used where possible. This accommodation is offered to groups of all types. Where the group numbers are less than 11 people the house will be shared with other groups. All guest rooms are lockable.

  • Twin Room
  • Twin Room
  • Double Room
  • 5 Bed Family Room


Check out our ‘Vital Statistics’ before you book to find out if Kingsview City Centre is a match for you or your group.

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  • En Suite Family Room 
  • Self catering Facilities
  • Wifi
  • Freeview TV
  • Fresh Bed Linen
  • Lockable Bedrooms
  • Castle Views
  • Guest Lounge
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Central Heating
  • Tour Desk at Main Hostel
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Iron & Ironing Board on request
  • Room Cleaning Service
  • Heart of Edinburgh Old Town 
  • Walking distance to All attractions 
  • We require 1 months notice of cancellation for Groups
  • We require 72 hours notice of cancellation for Individuals
  • All Bedlinen
  • Free Wifi

Groups of more than 8 persons are required to pay a refundable security deposit of £20 per person on arrival. The deposit will be refunded on departure provided there has been no damages or behavior problems

Group bookings edinburgh hostels

Whether you need Meals, Airport transfers, packed lunches, tours or anything else just let us know. We have 12 years experience of helping groups make the most of their time in Edinburgh. We only use the very best providers in the city. Arrive with no surprises.

Kingsview can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 40 persons. We regularly welcome large summer groups of all types and sizes to Edinburgh Scotland. Whether you are a language group, student group, sports group or just a bunch of friends we can accommodate you.


We are group booking specialists and we aim to provide a very personal service.

Just let us know the size of your group, the type of room layouts you require. We will get back to you within 24 hours with a great option, tailored to meet your specific needs. Even better if we can’t accommodate your group at ‘Kingsview’ we will send an alternative option.

Castle View Hostel Apartment