Castles to visit in Edinburgh

With the Easter holidays coming up we have written a guide to a couple of local churches to visit in Edinburgh. A much cheaper option than staying in a hotel while on holiday in Edinburgh is to rent a Campervan from Easicampers our Campervan hire Edinburgh location is situated close to the airport and we have special offer discount rates available for Easter.

If a 4 Berth Campervan is not large enough for you and your family, we also have 6 Berth motorhomes to hire which have a toilet and shower fitted as standard. Our Campervans and Ford Zefiro Motorhomes can also be supplied with bike racks for up to four bikes if required.

The castles below are in easy reach of your collection site and we can also provide Sat Navs to help you find these castles and many other places to visit whilst on your holiday in Edinburgh.

Craigmillar Castle

Craigmillar Castle is situated just three miles from Edinburgh City Centre, this medieval castle is one of the best preserved castles in Scotland.

The castle dates back to the 14th Century and features a central tower house, keep, chapel, dovecote, great hall and a Courtyard. Viewing this castle is an ideal way to while away the day. Also on site is a gift shop.

For more information on opening times and events visit:

The Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Palace of Holyroodhouse was founded as a monastery in 1128. The palace has been home to royalty for over 500 years and is still the official residence of the Queen in Scotland.

The Palace of Holyroodhouse is open to the public all year round and is home to several events throughout the year, most notably the queens Holyrood week event which usually runs from the end of June to the beginning of July every year.

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You can book your Camper hire Edinburgh by calling our free phone number on 0800 688 9869 or through our dedicated website: Our website features special offers for Easter as well as floor plans and photos of the range of Motorhomes and Campervans we have on the fleet.

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