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Do not sleep here unless you want to die because of a fire. The building is a complete labyrinth of corridors, ups and downs, I honestly do not imagine what would happen if there was a fire, but nobody came alive. Other than that, it...More
The hostel is located up several narrow winding stairs, which is quite difficult if you have a large backpack or suitcase. I called the day before to check if they had free wifi, which they stated that they had. When I arrived they told me...More
Staff were incredibly helpful, allowed me to print my plane boarding passes which I was quite flustered about.
It is a cheap hostel and so you cannot expect miracles, but I had a wonderful sleep and could not hear anything from outside my room even...More
I'm student and i stay couple hostels around but this is the worse one
Avoid...extremely dirty,smelly,no hygiene,no Internet in room,no hot water in wc,no curtain,
Only good things staff is helpful. Location is fantastic
The whole stay was a god awful experience, i rented my own room at a higher cost and thought you know it must be worth it. it wasn't. the whole place looks like it hasn't changed from the 1980s. Black mould just about everywhere, it...More
US$16 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighbourhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.