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Light House Hostel

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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Free Parking
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Reviewed July 25, 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
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a clean, fun, friendly hostel with a simple but nice breakfast included and walking distance to lots of great places in the city center. The staff are Christians and they keep solid morals in the house, but not crazy restrictive (just kind and...More

Thank Bethany B
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Light House Hostel has the friendliest staff, cleanest facilities and very reasonable prices. Very central location, free breakfast... I can't praise it highly enough. It has a very homely feel, it's only a short walk to parks, shops and restaurants, close to buses. It's not...More

Thank Brendan O
Reviewed June 26, 2016

I really like this hostel! The staff members are very helpful and friendly! The hostel has a big room with sofas, TV and computer, so that you can sit and relax while meeting new people from all over the world! It also has a kitchen...More

Thank Bea M
Reviewed June 12, 2016

The location is not as ideal as I had hoped. It is around a 15 - 20 minute walk (uphill) to the castle. The hostel is along a residential/guesthouse street which does mean that it is quiet at night time. The staff were helpful at...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$26 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$26 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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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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Jimmy M
March 31, 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
August 31, 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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"top floor probably more quiet than first since kitchen was on first"
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""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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