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Smart City Hostels Edinburgh

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

location, check in, staffs, price and rooms.. everything was good enough except noise outside. However it is because really close locatin to the main road of festival :) shower room and toilets are in the room so it can make some noise while other people uses but at the same time it is really convinient for you as well !

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Regina, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

overall, an excellent place for the value. what else? good location, helpful re extra tours,always friendly and patient. helpful receiving mail and making change. one fellow even guided us to our rooms and went down again with my friend to get her luggage in lock-up, then came back with her.

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staffs are very friendly snd nice. The room for 4 beds is small. I don't know if it is normal that not to do room service for dorm everyday because they didn't. The toilet ended up quite disgusting. Ask for higher floor if you want to get sleep.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Myself and two friends travelled to Edinburgh on the 21 August 2916, we booked into the hostel for one night in a 4 bedded dorm, accommodation was excellent, location very central, just a few minutes walk from the Royal mile. Staff very friendly and helpful, breakfast choice as good as any hotel without the hotel prices. Would definitely book with... More 

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Aberdeen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The room is very well designed with the smart positioning of beds, drawers, shower rooms and toilets. It's simply the best! I like the location and it's very quiet at night. The shared kitchen was also very helpful for backpackers who want to save their meal budget. Highly recommended!!

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Bangalore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Perfect for a 2-3 day travel on budget, plenty options to roam around the city and enjoy the Edinburgh city and its culture! This quite at the heart of the city and very easily accessible. Staff are quite friendly!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very efficient staff on front desk. Helpful on telephone and in person. Lots of public places for eating and drinking. Lots of information available for Fringe events. Short walk from Royal Mile. Good value

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room had 4 bunk beds with a separate restroom and another small separate shower. The girl at the front desk was very helpful. We asked her so many questions throughout our stay, she had to be getting sick of us, but everything was "no worries". I asked about the restaurant, and she told us the food was good. She... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were in Edinburgh for the Fringe. The Smart City Hostel is: clean, friendly and central. Also the downstairs bar is a great option to grab: breakfast, a quick beer or a snack. There is a bit of noise coming up from the central courtyard at night, but its pretty minor and easy to sleep through.

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Allevard, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Smart City Hostels is very well situated. The staff was very friendly and helpfull. It was quite a good experience except for noisy people late at night and dishes not really clean at the restaurant. We recommand this place for its correct prices.

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers 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 royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just off the Royal Mile in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, Smart City Hostels, Edinburgh, redefines the hostel experience. Smart City Hostels is an award winning stylish five-star hostel with great facilities that make it the ideal choice for value accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh. Smart City Hostel's rooms are clean, comfortable and spacious and all have en-suite facilities. The hostel can provide private rooms as well as larger dorm style living so there really is something for everyone. Smart City hostels really is the ultimate urban retreat with Bar 50, a fully licensed restaurant and bar, with free Wi-Fi, Sky Sports, pool table, and a great atmosphere. There is also a 24 hour reception, no curfew, and all of Edinburgh's lively night scene and famed attractions on your doorstep. Smart City also offers fantastic City break deals, family and friend packages, group offers and stag and hen specials as well as seasonal offers. So what are you waiting for? Come and see for yourself why Smart City Hostels is the smart choice for your journey to Scotland's vibrant and historic Capital city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smart City Hostels Edinburgh

Address: 50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh EH1 1NE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Price Range: $29 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Smart City Hostels Edinburgh 5*
Number of rooms: 132
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