Win an enchanting stay at The Witchery in Edinburgh


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As the nights start to draw in, and temperatures begin to wane, thoughts inevitably turn to cosy eveningsopen fires and the magic of Halloween. To celebrate the spooky season, we're giving you the chance to win an enchanting night away at The Witchery by the Castle in Edinburgh.

The ultimate romantic bolthole - The Guardian
A pure unmitigated pleasure palace - The Times
One of the seven wonders of the hotel world - Cosmopolitan

Now in their 5th decade, the stunning décor, legendary food and award-winning wine list have ensured the Witchery by the Castle has become a much loved Edinburgh institution. Dine in the rich baroque surroundings of the original oak-panelled Witchery or among the elegant candle-lit charms of the Secret Garden. Our prize winner will be staying in one of the 9 theatrical suites. Lavishly decorated, they each scream romance with a capital R! It will be an unforgettably magical experience.

The prize

  • 1 night stay in a suite at The Witchery by the Castle (full details here) with oodles of glamour, indulgence, luxury and roll-top baths for two
  • Welcome bottle of Champagne 
  • Full Scottish breakfast

To enter, simply follow the instructions in the box above this post.

The closing date for entries is the 28th October 2019 at 23:59:59. The winner will be announced on the 31st October - Halloween!

Think nobody wins these things? Check out the videos of us picking Hollie O'Brien as the winner of our Port Lympne safari competition, or Katie Barber and Kelly Turner as our Crazy Bear winners. Plus join us on Facebook where we chat with all our winners to hear all about their adventures.

Good luck!

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The prize is for a gift voucher valid for one night stay at The Witchery by the Castle with a bottle of Champagne and full Scottish breakfast. The stay must be taken in January 2020. Alternative booking dates may be available for a supplement. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash. Travelscoop retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.

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Post by Emma

Emma has worked in the travel booking business for 13 years before turning her hand to travel journalism. A dedicated health spa visitor, she prefers a touch of luxury while travelling the globe. Favourite destination? Thailand, every time!

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