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    Art House Hostel

    20 Gilmore Place | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent39%
    • Very good13%
    • Average4%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible34%
    18 Sep 2012
    “What a fun Hostel!”
    15 Jul 2012
    “Terrifying”
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    Reviewed 18 September 2012

    My two best friends and I recently took a trip to Edinburgh and decided to stay here. The hostel is very close to the city centre, we managed to walk to everywhere we needed and there are some lovely shops nearby - even an ice...More

    Helpful?1  
    Reviewed 15 July 2012

    I stayed here for 3 weeks in March of 2011. Jon Joice, the manager/landlord, is a loaded gun waiting to go off. It was the worst visit of my entire life. I was extremely stressed because of him, which is a shame because the hostel...More

    Helpful?9  
    Reviewed 31 May 2012

    My parents were visiting for my graduation last summer and we decided to take a little trip around uk. First, when we arrived, our rooms were not ready, but instead of apologizing the manager barked at us like a dog and made us wait outside....More

    Helpful?13  
    Reviewed 29 April 2012

    This is (potentially) a nice hostel. The building is a cosy Georgian character terrace house. Unfortunately the behaviour of the manager completely ruins a promising little enterprise. When I was there I saw him bark at people who had unknowingly transgressed hostel rules. It came...More

    Helpful?12  
    Reviewed 18 March 2012

    unclean, Jon the owner was hitting on my 15 year old daughter. Dirty showerrooms, Poor management of cleaning routines ie can't get to showers and toilets while staff are attending to them. two out of 4 mornings no breakfast provided. Noisey outside as pubs kick...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    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
    ...More
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    Room Tips
    "Just do not stay here. Seriously, don't."
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    "don't get what you book"
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    "NOT the purple room:-) but all the other ones are fine"
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    "Do not book a room here, much better hostels in the city!"
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