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    High Street Hostel

    8 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh EH1 1NE, Scotland
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          Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

          Lovely hostel in a great location. It's only a 5 minute walk from Edinburgh Waverly station and is within easy walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile and St Giles Cathedral. The staff were friendly and fairly helpful. We stayed in a 10 bed...More

          Thank EstherH90
          Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

          Going in felt like going into a castle and the suit of armour next to the checkin desk added to the feeling. The dorms had a locker for each bed and just about enough space around. Showers ok. Kitchen ok. Big common room. Best points...More

          Thank -medvem-
          Reviewed 1 April 2017

          i stayed here for 2 nights in june 2016. The hostel has perfectly locating in the historical centre of Edinburgh. Staff was very friendly and helpful. the hostel is cleaner than some of the hotel i stayed in the past few years and has everything...More

          Thank Arnold W
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          Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here for 3 nights. Was first placed into a room with an old fat guy who snores like crazy. Staff were amazing and were more than happy to move us to a different room so we could actually get some sleep. Place was very...More

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Reviewed 8 March 2017

          The hostel is very central, with very friendly staff, free tea, a kitchen where you can make your own food, cheap breakfast is available and you can store your backs there no problem while waiting for check in or if you need to leave them...More

          Thank Be K
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          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Price range
          • US$16 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 159
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          • Old Town / Cowgate
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          • High Street Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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          that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
          place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
          the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
          Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
          ...More
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          Thụy Ngọc Thảo N
          Hello. Me and my boyfriend are going to Thailand on Dec 24. We really love your place but unfortunately we don't have enough to get 2 beds or a private room. I would like to ask if we can sleep in one bed in your mixed dorm. We can pay a bit higher than your normal price. You can mail me through thaonguyen932503@gmail. Please let me know soon. Thank you.
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          Caligiiiirl_19
          Hi, Do you have weekly rates?
          25 November 2016|
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          Response from Andy G |
          Hi, I'm afraid we don't offer weekly rates and the maximum stay is two weeks.
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          Hayley O
          Hi, Is breakfast included with the room, and can you cater for gluten intolerance? Is there any parking available near the hostel? At what price? Thank you, Hayley
          20 April 2016|
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          Response from Andy G |
          Hi Hayley. Our breakfast is £1.90 and we do have gluten-free cereal as an option. There's a car park at the Travelodge Hotel around the corner and it is £15 for 24h. Hope this helps. Your High Street Hostel team.
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          "Try to get a room that is not facing the street, if noise bothers you!"
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          "Improve the staff during Hogmanay, it got understaffed during this date."
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          "Don't bother paying for a private room, book 4 beds in the dorm and get your own private corner away from..."
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          "I stayed in "The Ice Cream Parlour" on the 5th floor, and it was just great !!"
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