The Witchery by The Castle
Top Luxury Hotel

352 Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NF, United Kingdom
+44 131 225 5613

Rp 3,800,780+

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Overall guest ratings

8.9/10 Excellent
Based on 256 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 9.4
  • 6.7

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Beautiful architecture
  • Stylish Hotel


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    Located in an historic sixteenth-century building at the gates of Edinburgh Castle, James Thomson s Witchery is the most atmospheric and spectacular dining destination in the city. Originally built for an Edinburgh merchant in 1595, this historic building on the Royal Mile now includes the jewel-like Witchery dining room, the spectacular Secret Garden and a collection of totally indulgent and opulent suites. A unique location,stunning interiors and superlative food, wine and service create memorable and magical dining experiences for locals, visitors and celebrities alike. Ewan MacGregor, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta Jones, Jack Nicholson and Clarissa Dickson Wright have all succumbed to its charms, with Andrew Lloyd Webber calling it the prettiest restaurant ever!

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    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 256 reviews
    • 9.5 "Excellent amenities."
    • 9.4 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "Awesome vibe."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    9.4 Excellent
    Based on 256 reviews
    • 9.3 "Excellent amenities."
      9.3 "93% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.3 "Awesome vibe."
      9.7 "97% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the furniture was functional."
    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Beautiful architecture"
    "Stylish Hotel"
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