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    Edinburgh Metro Youth Hostel

    11/2 Robertson's Close, Edinburgh EH1 1LY, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    Lot of issues with this hostel… 1. In all my years of travelling from top hotels to backpacker hostels, I’ve never encountered anywhere with check-in beginning at 4pm!!! Seriously? You might understand if check-out was late and the cleaning was excellent, but check-out is 10am...More

    Thank mkyni
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello, Thank you for posting and letting us know about your stay. I am disappointed to read your review as we pride ourselves on excellent customer service. I have passed on your comments to our team to investigate in regards to the cleanliness as this...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    Went with four friends. It is the first time we have stayed in a Youth Hostel as we are all in our 60's. We had a four bedroomed apartment with a kitchen. It was very basic but very clean and was all we needed. Sheets...More

    Thank Cyhend
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post and let us know about your stay. I am glad you enjoyed yourselves and look forward to you utilising more of our properties across Scotalnd. Lorna Padden

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    To get my own room in such a good location for a cheap price it was worth it. The rooms are in flats with 5 rooms to a flat with one bathroom. I thought the one bathroom might be a problem but I never saw...More

    Thank lizardtiff
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello, Thanks for taking the time to post. I am sorry to read about the maintenance issues you experienced, I am sure our team would have reported these to the university and I apolagise if there was a delay. Lorna Padden

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    We stayed here as a family of six people and two children, each person got their own single room and there were two bathrooms and one shared living room/kitchen. The rooms had very small beds and were a little bit uncomfortable for the large men....More

    Thank kittyklara
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to post, we really appreciate your feedback and will pass your commnets onto the team to investiage. Lorna

    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    Place was a nice clean place to stay, simple lodging with individual rooms to sleep in just like university accommodation. Well maintained with easy access to the whole city and all the site. Was cheap and afforable if your on a budget. And reception staff...More

    Thank shalom s
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hi, Thanks so much for taking the time to let us know about your stay, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back in 2018. Lorna Padden

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