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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Straight opposite the Haymarket station or 20 minutes walk from Waverley. Decent room with fairly good facilities. Some of the showers were dodgy in the sense that they went hot and cold, but everything else fine. Lady on reception lovely.

Thank Dukelton
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The hostel is located at the doorsteps of Haymarket station, with tram and bus connecting to/from the airport 50 meters away. It's also not far from the city center on feet (around 20 minutes), although tram is also an option. I stayed in a shared...More

Thank Fernando R
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I am staying here while in Edinburgh on business it's fantastic. The shared rooms are obviously dorms but spacious enough that you don't feel packed in. The bedding is washed daily as I have seen the staff do it. Beds are comfortable. There is a...More

Thank GPJB6
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Great hostel, to 15min walking from the center. There is a main train station just infront of the hostel. Clean and quiet. I stayed 5 nights and I had any problem. The staff is the best, great and kind people. They show me the best...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Expensive and smelly ! Not worthy. The sheets were extremely thin, like they have been used for century's.I don't have words to describe the toilets. Nothing to do the reception girl that is really helpful

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Bar/Lounge
Price range
US$15 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Number of rooms
16
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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The Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
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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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
Have you phoned the Hostel directly about this? I had to do so in order to guarantee my group were all in the same room.
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"Higher floors are quieter and the smaller the dorm the better."
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"Private rooms nice, but can be noisy."
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"take a warm pyjama"
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"I slept in a dorm with most beds full. It was warm, showers and toilets clean"
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