Cowgate Tourist Hostel
Hostel | 94-112 Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland EH11JN
177 out of 292 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (03/06/2013)
"Contrary to some reviews, it was very clean, nice shower room and comfy beds, staff were helpful too!"Read all Cowgate Tourist Hostel reviews
- Credit cards accepted
- Self-catering Facilities
- No curfew
- Free city tour
- Lounge area
- Internet / Wi-Fi
- 24 hour hot showers
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Reception (limited hours)
- Communal kitchen
- Internet access in public areas
- Breakfast USD 7.30
- Towel USD 1.62
- Luggage Room
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00
Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?Contact us directly
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Located under the shadow of Edinburgh Castle and within short walking distance of Princes Street and Edinburgh Waverley Rail station. Your in the right place for all that's going on in the City!
Perfect choice for group bookings - stag/hen parties, schools and events whatever your wish we will accommodate! Read more
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|Shared Rooms A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.|
6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)No meals or drinks included
4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)No meals or drinks included
About Cowgate Tourist Hostel
This should be your No 1 choice for group bookings - we offer affordable shared rooms and individual apartments all fully equipped with everything you will need for a wonderful stay!
No need to bring anything with you as we provide all you will require!
The choice of room is yours.... the accommodation at Cowgate hostel is made up of a number of stylish individual self contained apartments each with the choice of Twin or Double rooms, 4 or 6 bed dorm rooms.
The rooms in each of the apartments share the fully equipped 'Ikea' style kitchen. You can book individual beds/rooms or book out entire flats just for your group. It is a unique hostel and works really well for groups wanting privacy.
Do you want to take a whisky tour, visit museums, find the best shopping places? Whatever your interests are our friendly staff will be more than happy to help you with information and suggestions on what to do and see in our lively city!
In the highly unlikely event of a problem arising, our liability to you, if any, is limited to the deposit and that reservation fee you paid.
Located on the historic Cowgate Street, we are right in the heart of Edinburgh's party and cultural district.
Between Holyrood house (the seat of the Scottish parliament) and Edinburgh Castle, the Cowgate Tourist Hostel gives you the freedom to explore the cities vibrant nightlife, or relax and enjoy a peaceful afternoon wandering through Edinburgh's many museums, art galleries and public parks.
IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE :
***Reception is open between 8:00 am and 11:00 pm***
* If you are a GROUP and booking through the internet, please CALL US to make sure your whole group can be in the same room
* Check-out is 10:00am (you are welcome to store your luggage at reception).
* There is a £10 room key deposit. This is refunded when you check out and return your key
* Any cancellations MUST be made ON THE DAY BEFORE your arrival or you may be charged for the night.
A HOSTEL WITH A DIFFERENCE! Our 170 bed hostel contains 12 individually lockable apartments all fully fitted with there own toilet, shower rooms and fully equipped kitchens. An apartment sleeps between 8 and 22 people in a combination of 4 and 6 bed dorms and twin or double rooms.
* Fully-equipped kitchens.
* Free WI-FI and internet access .
* Breakfast is not included - free tea and coffee in reception.
* No curfew! come and go as you please!
* We now have a new outdoor social area!
* CCTV installed.
GROUP HEAVEN: Our unique layout allows us to offer private apartment hire to larger groups ensuring privacy for you and your friends. Due to the fact that we can provide separate facilities we are happy to offer group accommodation to Stag and Hen parties. Conditions apply.
WANTING TO MAKE EDINBURGH HOME FOR A WHILE? Then come and see us about our amazing long-term rates in one of our long-term apartments. Our friendly staff will also happily help you find a job and get settled in this amazing city, helping you to experience the most memorable working holiday of your life.
We are located in the grassmarket in the old town - full of history, with lots to see and do!!!!