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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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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 3 weeks ago

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 December 6, 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 November 19, 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
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited in 2015 as a youth group. and it was great. As a young person from the group I enjoyed the night that we stayed and would go back again. The food was lovely and the staff were great. The rooms were comfortable and...More

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed October 28, 2017

This youth hostel is in the heart of Edinburgh, an easy walk from the Waverley train station. It is friendly and welcoming, with a café / bar area where you can buy meals and drinks, sit and relax, and even charge your tech if you...More

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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$46 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$46 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (53)
Room & Suite (103)
Dining (48)
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Bathroom (8)
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rossnatcarl
August 6, 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
May 17, 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
July 7, 2016|
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Response from happy-reise | Reviewed this property |
Towels are supplied for a small fee.
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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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"Go for a private room, so that you do not endure snoring."
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