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    Edinburgh Metro Youth Hostel

    11/2 Robertson's Close, Edinburgh EH1 1LY, Scotland
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    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    I arranged our stay for my group of 23 Girl Guides for 3 nights in July. Each pod has 6 single rooms, 2 full baths (3 bedrooms & 1 bath down each hall) and a kitchen/dining/sitting area. We rented 4 complete pods. The rooms were...More

    Thank AuntyLeo
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 8 September 2016

    Hi, Tyank you very much for your kind review, glad we looked after you and sorry about the mix up with bags. We don't officially get the building until a certain time, but we got in early that day so it wasn't a problem. Hope...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    Awful beds, low standard facilities, great staff, not too expensive. Being used to hostelling all over the world, I find the time travel-aspect of hostels in the UK amusing. It is like living in the 1950´s! The bathroom has a basin with seperate hot and...More

    Thank Eaze
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 8 September 2016

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We are disappointed to read your commnets, we rent the property for 2 months from the university, we will pass all the facilities commnets you have raised onto them. Thanks Lorna...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    This is a very centrally located youth hostel and has all the amenities you need for a short break to the August Edinburgh Festivals. We are a group of four and were given an apartment of 4 flats for our stay. The apartment contained 4...More

    Thank Penfold-on-BakerSt
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 26 August 2016

    Hi, thanks so much, this is a really lovely review and thank you for the kind words about our team, they will be so happy to hear this. Your feedback is very much appreciated and your review is very true and hnest. Thank You Lorna...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    I stayed here with friends as we were visiting Edinburgh for the Fringe Festival. My friends and I are all in our early twenties and are graduates, so we were after student-style cheap accommodation that would act solely as a place where we could sleep...More

    Thank Izzy C
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 26 August 2016

    Hello, thanks so much for your very informative and honest feedback, much appreciated. I am glad thay you enjoyed your stay and thak you for your honesty. Lorna Padden

    Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

    Well, positive point: -The staff, which is really kind and helpful -The location, which is really central and allow you going around freely -The reception open all night long Negative: -No mirror in the room. -The room wasn't so clean... not the blanket or the...More

    Thank Silvia d
    Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 26 August 2016

    Hello, Thanks for your post. We really appreciate you posting and your kind commnets about our team and the clean bed linen. The priopery is rentded during the summer from the university and we will pass your commnets onto them at the end of our...More

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    "Maybe a high floor would be quieter."
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    "Basic rooms but clean and comfortable"
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