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    Light House Hostel

    20 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    1,873 reviews
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    2,334 reviews
    #82 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
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    11 - 15 of 179 reviews

    Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

    Lovely hostel- very cosy, comfortable and welcoming with friendly staff and other guests. Delicious free breakfast is a great chance to meet other travellers. Comfortable beds, clean, relatively modern bathrooms and out of the way of city noise. A bit of a walk from Princes...More

    Thank EllieRose26
    Reviewed 14 September 2016

    I had such a great time in this hostel. It's well located - 15 min from the Castle and very close to supermarkets. The room was very quiet and the bed quite comfortable. However, the private bathroom is quite small. They have a living room...More

    Thank Victor Hugo S
    Reviewed 9 September 2016

    This hostel was really clean and friendly and only a 10 minute walk from the Royal Mile. The beds were quite comfortable and the breakfast was simple but nice. I particularly liked the lounge room with lots of couches where many of the guests hung...More

    Thank Paige B
    Reviewed 9 August 2016

    Light House Hostel was centrally located and not a far walk from the main area. The beds were comfy and rooms quiet. Breakfast was simple but good and staff were friendly and helpful. There were slippers at the entrance for guests to use which was...More

    1  Thank travealddicted
    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    This is one of the best hostel's i stayed at until now, real friendly and helpful staff, clean room, wide variety at the breakfast table, clean kitchen at you're disposal. very nice location, quiet street and not far from the center and all you need...More

    Thank Sander B
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
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    • Edinburgh >
    • West End
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    • Light House Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
    citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
    grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
    crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
    sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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    Questions & Answers
    Jimmy M
    31 March 2017|
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    Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
    We provide towels on free-hire. You just need to put down a refundable £5 deposit for each towel. We hope to see you in Edinburgh.
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    Fernando O
    1 September 2015|
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    Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
    Hello Fernando, Our hostel is in a quiet neighbourhood, so it is quiet in the night. We also provide free ear plug if you require. I hope this helps.
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    Room Tips
    ""Choose beds away from the windows, the road is a bit noisy""
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    "All the rooms are quiet."
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    "Shower in the evening or night because it's too busy in the mornings!"
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    "Rooms facing the street and on the second floor are much cooler and quieter."
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