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    St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh

    9-13 Market Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DE, Scotland
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 7 March 2016
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    Bir hostel için mükemmel denecek kadar olumlu şartları vardı. Her şey basit ama ihtiyaca yönelik, güvenli ve temizdi. Ücret standartların...More

    Thank Fatma ü
    Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

    Where do I start? I was forced to book a private room because I was going with my 15-year-old sister, first time this has ever happend to us. Bollocks. Regards the room, the heating did not work properly, it was really small, the bathroom sink...More

    Thank Soph C
    Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

    The location of this hostel is the absolute best part of it- it is walking distance to absolutely everything and only 1 minute from the train station so you don't have to lug bags around very far!!! However the wifi is only available (sporadically) in...More

    Thank Scarlett G
    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    I wish that British hostels would pick up their game and try and match the standard that European hostels can meet. This place is good, yes, but the ladies on reception don't speak. There's no friendliness here. Shouldn't the role of a receptionist be to...More

    Thank Padraig Joseph G
    Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

    This was an ok hostel. The wifi was not available except for in common rooms which were crowded and there were only four outlets in a 10-bed dorm room. Beds were comfy and staff was awesome except for the bartender who trolled me and told...More

    Thank Sunny G
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$18 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Rob H
    Hi, what's included in the free breakfast? E.g. is it cold or hot breakfast?
    19 August 2016|
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    Response from FlickaNic | Reviewed this property |
    It's a continental breakfast with cereals, toast, ham, cheese, tea and coffee and fruit juice. You can also upgrade to a full Scottish breakfast for £3.95 if you're after something bigger :)
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    "rooms with fewer people are worth the extra cost"
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