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Belford Hostel

Hostel | 6/8 Douglas Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland EH4 3DA

77.8% Overall Rating

69 out of 106 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (12/10/2012)

susan graham thinks…

"The hostel was easy to find. Near to the Main Street. Impressive from outside good security with pass number.entrance system The bed was comfortable. The room adequate for sleeping with facility to…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 5.09
  • Breakfast USD 5.09
  • Towel USD 1.70

What's Included

  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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Funky, 19th century converted Church, centrally located in the beautiful West End. An ideal place to stay when visiting the Scottish capital.

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About Belford Hostel

Ever stayed in a converted Church! Then come stay with us!
Centrally located in the beautiful West End 5 minutes walk from Princess Street

Free WiFi

Centrally located in Edinburgh\'s West End near the ancient and beautiful Dean Village and Water of Leith. Belford Hostel is a unique and lively converted church with Gothic vibes, offering quality budget accommodation for students and backpackers. A short walk from Princes Street Shops, attractions and the New Town night life (no Curfew)

Our dormitory accommodation provides a gothic feel within the old church hall complete with stained glass windows! Dorm sizes range from 4-10 beds and we can sleep up to 98 guests. Private double and twin rooms are also available.

We operate a private residents bar and outdoor BBQ area for the exclusive use of our guests. It\'s a great place to relax and unwind after a hard days travelling or sightseeing, and an ideal spot to meet fellow travellers. We have a darts board, a pool table and a big screen which is great for watching movies and live sport. Oh, and the good news is there\'s always a drinks special on offer.

The Serious Stuff
Due to our guests being of an adult age we do not accept under 12's in our dormitories.

There is a £10.00 key deposit for all guests.

We accept all major credit/debit cards, but do charge a minimum 50 pence transaction fee.
Credit Card Charge - 2%

Photo ID (Drivers Licence, Passport) is required to check-in to the hostel. If you are unable to produce photo ID on arrival we will not honour your booking.

Check-in time is from 2pm. Check out time is 10am.
You may cancel your booking up to 48hrs hours before arrival.
Less than 48hrs notice the first night will be charged.

In the event of a no-show (non arrival) without cancellation you will be charged the full amount.

***ALL GROUPS TOTALLING 6 OR MORE MAY BE SUBJECT TO A £20.00 per person SECURITY DEPOST, which will be refunded upon departure. (SUBJECT TO ROOM CHECK or BEHAVIOUR)

*** Smoking is now illegal in all public places, thus the hostel is 100% non-smoking.

£50.00 minimum charge if you smoke in this hostel

IMPORTANT information for AUGUST:?
The hostel will charge your card the full amount 1 month before arrival if under 1 month within 24hrs of booking being made.
Cancellations in August
1 month >7 days before arrival we will retain 25% or first night.
Less than 7 days notice no refund will be given

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