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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hostel

Pollock Halls, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, Scotland

88% Overall Rating 48 out of 48 customers would recommend this property based on 48 reviews

Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 89%

Location 84%

Safety 94%

Staff 89%

Value 89%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cafe
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

1 night cancellation fee. (No show - 1 night)

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

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Map and Directions

Directions

By Air
From Edinburgh Airport, for 2+ passengers, we recommend a taxi for the 8 mile journey to Pollock Halls (cost approx. £20). Alternatively, you can take the Airport Bus 100 (Adult: £6 open return, £3.50 single) to Waverley Bridge. From here take a taxi, or proceed to North Bridge and take a south-bound bus (£1.30, exact change only) to the Royal Commonwealth Pool, Dalkeith Road (numbers: 14, 30, 33, 48). From here, Pollock Halls is a short walk down Holyrood Park Road.

By Rail
From Edinburgh's main railway station (Waverley): take a taxi to Pollock Halls, approx. a 5-10 minute journey.
Alternatively, proceed to North Bridge and take a south-bound bus (£1.30 single) to the Royal Commonwealth Pool, Dalkeith Road (numbers: 14, 30, 33, 48). From here, Pollock Halls is a short walk down Holyrood Park Road.
Pollock Halls is approx. 25 minutes' walk from the station. Exit the station, and walk along Princes Street then right on North Bridge. Head south down North Bridge for approx. 20-25 minutes. Turn left along East Preston Street, and cross over to the other side of Dalkeith Road. Head right to Holyrood Park Road on the left, and Pollock Halls is a short walk down this road.

By Road
From the A720 City of Edinburgh Bypass, take A7 Old Dalkeith Road exit at the Sheriffhall Roundabout towards the City Centre. Continue straight for approximately 3 miles. Just past the Royal Commonwealth Pool, turn right onto Holyrood Park Road. Pollock Halls is the second turning on the right.

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