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    Edinburgh Metro Youth Hostel

    11/2 Robertson's Close, Edinburgh EH1 1LY, Scotland
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I believe this is student accommodation, and only available through SYHA in summer time. But when it is available, it's a great place to stay in Edinburgh, and doesn't seem to run out of availability as quickly as other hostels. Despite being a temporary hostel,...More

          Thank Jon M
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded 1 week ago

          Hello, Many thanks for posting, we are glad you enjoyed your stay in 2016. You are correct we run this student property during the summer months to coincide with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and we will open for business in 2017 on 5th July until...More

          Reviewed August 27, 2016

          I had a private room with a lock and felt very secure. The shared bathroom was single-occupancy (with a lock) and provided plenty of privacy. Overall I felt like I got good value (Edinburgh is an expensive place!) but the room and facilities were... quite...More

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

          Hi, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We will take onboard your commnets and pass these onto the team we rent the property from. Lorna Padden

          Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

          Typical student accommodation. Hard beds, creaky floors and doors that slam. Take earplugs for a good night sleep. However it is cheap and central and warm. Each room is located in a separate flat of 5 rooms with a kitchen attached. The bathrooms are shared...More

          Thank deborahadams24
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Edinburgh Metro Youth HostelResponded September 8, 2016

          Hi, Thanks for your kind words, we will pass the facilities information onto the property that we rent it from. many thanks Lorna Padden

          Reviewed August 26, 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 September 8, 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 August 26, 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 September 8, 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

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          "You can request a quieter room while booking"
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          "Basic rooms but clean and comfortable"
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          "Try to avoid rooms with windows towards Cowgate - it gets busy and loud at night."
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