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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

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  • Average17%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Looking for reasonably priced accomodation in Edinburgh for myself and grandson for four days I found Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel. As the name suggests it was perfectly placed for a city sightseeing trip to our capital city as it was within walking distance of all...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I often stay in Edinburgh for business/leisure. I hadn't really thought about using a hostel, but after checking out the reviews and seeing the great prices for a private room with shower, I thought I'd give it a try. I wasn't disappointed. After arriving later...More

Thank Globetrotters478
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Excellent location; clean, warm room with decent shower and loo. Cafe on site plus plenty of eateries and shops nearby. We prepared breakfast each morning in the well appointed kitchen and ate in the adjoining dining room. Easy walking distance of Princes Street, castle and...More

Thank nanmarilyn
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We stayed here as we were going to watch the rugby at Murrayfield, As a result we didn't spend long at the hostel at all, we tried to check in abit earlier than the time allowed but the person on the desk was having none...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This hostel is great for a great price. The hostel is located close to central Edinburgh as well as the Bus Station and Waverley Train Station. It is super clean, the rooms are nice and have their own shower and bathroom the beds are comfortable,...More

Thank Daniela H
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$36 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$36 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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rossnatcarl
6 August 2017|
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Response from sightseercumrambler | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't think they provide kettles in the bedrooms but there are coffee-making facilities on the basement floor near the washing machines.
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Morag G
17 May 2017|
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Response from SYHAHostelling | Property representative |
Hello, I am sorry but we don't have any parking facilities at the Youth Hostel. There is on street parking available within the vicinity of the hostel. Lorna
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Paul H
7 July 2016|
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Response from happy-reise | Reviewed this property |
Towels are supplied for a small fee.
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"The rooms at the front can get noisy with traffic."
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"Rooms at the front are quite noisy as road outside is busy although we slept well anyway."
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"All rooms are en-suite and they are really good."
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"Try get a room away from main road"
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