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Reviews of Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Hostel | 9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, Scotland EH7 4AL

84.2% Overall Rating

341 out of 360 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (25/05/2014)

"Excellent hostel and was perfect for what we were looking for. Staff were exceptionally friendly and welcoming."

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 3.32
  • Breakfast USD 7.47
  • Towel USD 3.32

What's Included

  • Linen

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.

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84.2%

Overall Rating

341 out of 360 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel'

Atmosphere
84.0%
Location
80.8%
Facilities
77.6%
Cleanliness
91.2%
Staff
86.4%
Value
81.6%
Safety
88.0%
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77.1%
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Ida Nordgård

23 July 2007 Ida would recommend this property

Liked: The rooms were really nice, and the staff too.

Disliked: Ida left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

16 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Sharon Milton

13 July 2007 Sharon would recommend this property

Liked: I loved this hostel. It felt like I had booked into a hotel. I haven't slept so well for months, and the beds were soooo comfortable. Excellent value for money.

Disliked: Sharon left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

11 July 2007

Liked: atmosphere. location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

03 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Simply the best! Excelent price!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

03 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: clean, easy to find, friendly staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very cleanNice room settingComprehensive facilitiesOverall: A very high standard when compared with other YHAs! Perfect!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Anatoli Karol

26 June 2007 Anatoli would recommend this property

Liked: Room facilities were fairly new and modern.

Disliked: Anatoli left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

25 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Everything was perfect! And the friendly South African who worked there!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

24 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Lovely room with a great layout. Clean, central and friendly.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Claudia Gorr

18 June 2007 Claudia would recommend this property

Liked: Amazingly clean and nice twin room. Friendly and relaxing atmosphere. Best hostel I have ever stayed at.

Disliked: Claudia left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Blanka Lawruszonis

13 June 2007 Blanka would recommend this property

Liked: Staff was great! Multilingual and very helpful. Continental breakfast was a great value for the money (2.95). The only problem: our room faced Leith Road, very noisy from 6 AM till 10 PM, so make sure to ask for a room that faces the other way!

Disliked: Blanka left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

12 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice location and cleanliness. Self Catering kitchen facility is kept very neat and provide value for money especially for budgeted travellers. Overall, excellent rating. one suggestion that they may keep safe lockers at reception against refundable deposit so that people can use it for locking in their safe vaults

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

08 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Its location and it is a very modern clean bulding with a good cafe and internet services.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

03 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean rooms with an amazing location at a great price.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Lucian Bularca

03 June 2007 Lucian would recommend this property

Disliked: Lucian left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Ross Jones

31 May 2007 Ross would recommend this property

Liked: Good location and very nice rooms

Disliked: Ross left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Alexsandra Plumb

29 May 2007 Alexsandra would recommend this property

Liked: It was clean and easily accessible from the train station.

Disliked: Alexsandra left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

28 May 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean. Great Facilities. Great Location. Great Price

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Yu Wen Chiang

26 May 2007 Yu Wen would recommend this property

Liked: We like all. No doubt, It's the best hostel in Edinburgh. Maybe in British as well.

Disliked: Yu Wen left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Daniele Bonafoni

22 May 2007 Daniele would recommend this property

Liked: Location, atmosphere, organization, breakfast.

Disliked: Daniele left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

22 May 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, services offered.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Sean Lennox

19 May 2007 Sean would recommend this property

Liked: The location was awesome and we like bakeries and there was one accross the street. mmmmmmmm ! chocolate eclairs

Disliked: Sean left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Alexander Lieber

18 May 2007 Alexander would recommend this property

Liked: shower, wc in rooms

Disliked: Alexander left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Emma Young

10 May 2007 Emma would recommend this property

Liked: The good looking Italian waiter!

Disliked: Emma left no negative feedback.