Melville Castle

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Gilmerton Road, Lasswade, EH181AP, United Kingdom
4.3 out of 5 rating 542 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Lasswade, Melville Castle is in a rural location, within a 10-minute drive of Royal Infirmary and Dalkeith Country Park. This 4-star hotel is 5.6 mi (9 km) from University of Edinburgh and 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from Princes Street.


Stay in one of 32 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Additional features at this hotel include wedding services, tour/ticket assistance, and a banquet hall.


Enjoy regional cuisine at The Brasserie, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Breakfast is available daily for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Planning an event in Lasswade? This hotel features 7801 square feet (725 square meters) of event facilities.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Dalkeith Country Park - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Royal Infirmary - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Craigmillar Castle - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
National Library of Scotland - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Musselburgh Racecourse - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Royal Commonwealth Pool - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Queen's Hall - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
The Meadows - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Carlton Cricket Club - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Queen Margaret University - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Festival Theatre - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
George Square - 8.9 km / 5.6 mi
Potterrow Student Centre - 8.9 km / 5.6 mi
University of Edinburgh - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Surgeon's Hall - 9.1 km / 5.6 mi

The preferred airport for Melville Castle is Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 22 km / 13.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Express check-out
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 725
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 7801
  • -Elevator