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  • Excellent15%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor15%
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Free Wifi
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang the hostel 7 months b4 the visit to ensure stag dos were wellcome they took money for 12 people happily on arrival was greeted my a dreadful man who from the start was in a huff so as we checked in he listed a...More

Thank kerrimarie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only convenient thing about this hostel is that is close to Haymarket Railway Station and quite central, so you have some nice choices of places to eat and drink. The downsize is the cleanliness. I was lucky I didn`t need the use of the...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Key info: if you are coming from the airport, take the bus with an anytime return ticket for £6:50. Buses run often, take about 30 mins, and stop a stones throw from the The Hostel. Thumbs up! It’s about twenty minutes walk to the centre...More

Thank TEFLnick
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

The hostel is central and appears very popular. It has massive 21 bed dorms that face onto a busy junction opposite the station. The traffic noise, loud music, constant arrivals and departures, drunk or snoring residents will almost guarantee you will get very little sleep....More

1  Thank William G
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

When my friend and I arrived to the hostel they just gave us a cover mattress and we had to chose ours beds and the las day before we leave the hostel we realized that the pillows and the duvets are not cleaned after each...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
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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Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Also Known As
The Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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Traveller (19)
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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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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May 24, 2017|
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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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