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Reviews of Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Edinburgh

Hostel

9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, Scotland

Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 87%

Location 92%

Safety 93%

Staff 88%

Value 89%

What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 7.70USD
  • Luggage Room 3.11USD
  • Towel 3.11USD

Important Information

The cancellation fee if cancelling less than 72 hours prior to arrival or in the case of a no show the fee is the full cost of the booking.


***Please note our Group booking policy:

• When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements will apply
• Please note that no stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel.
• Full payment will be required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled
• Full SYHA Hostelling Scotland Terms and Conditions will apply and be issued to all group bookings.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

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Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 87%

Location 92%

Safety 93%

Staff 88%

Value 89%

Showing 41-31 of 31 reviews

94% Overall Rating
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94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
22 Jun 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Great facilities, spacious and very clean. A very well kept hostel.

Disliked: Location was a bit far from the city centre and restaurants.

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 60%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Jun 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture, Visiting friends or family

Liked: The location was great for walking into the city and the bus stop is just across the road.

Disliked: The left luggage system could be more secure. Residents are given the key and just levae and collect luggage as they wish and is not supervised or regulated.

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
26 May 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: This hostel was nice and quiet which was important as we were running the Edinburgh Marathon.

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
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83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
26 May 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Clean and nice room, good kitchen facilities. Fairly central location

Disliked: Our room overlooked the main road, and so was very noisy at night (it was really hot so had to leave the window open)

Customer would recommend this property

69% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 60%
69% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Apr 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Events / festivals, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Location was good. Also, we lost one of the access cards and the staff were nice enough to replace it for free.

Disliked: Had to pay for internet, the heater in the room was too small and it got a bit cold.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Mar 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: security and cleanliness

Disliked: Very minor: sink in room didn't remove water very quickly

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Feb 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: It's clean and the staff is friendly

Disliked: It's expensive

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
30 Dec 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Liked: very new and clean. big 4 bed dorm, most other hostels would have 8 beds in there!! great ensuite too!! lots of social areas, very good location. plenty of staff to help out. thoughly recommend this place for sure.

Disliked: was expensive. but it was new years and i did book 2 days before!!! so cant really complain!!

Customer would recommend this property

71% Overall Rating
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71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
30 Dec 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: Location was really near from city centre, so I could go back quckly after Edhinburgh'Hogmany.

Disliked: My stays were a high season, so prices were just expensive and I was required to stay two night.

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Dec 2011

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Neat and clean room. Facilities is very good.

Customer would recommend this property

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