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Smart City Hostel by Safestay Map

Hostel | 50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 1NE

84.2% Overall Rating

1672 out of 1765 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (06/09/2015)

"Lots of windows and ventilation in the room and surrounding corridors. Nice central location but not very noisy."

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bar(s)
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 7.60

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Please note guests under the age of 18 years of age must stay in a private room with guardians they can not share in general dormitory rooms with persons that are not part of their own group or family. Under 18s are not allowed in the smart city bar after end of food service. Any bookings for over 12 guests MUST be booked through our groups department. Due to our kitchen closure for Christmas, our cooked breakfast will not be offered for the 24th- 26th of December 2014, apologies for the inconvenience.

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

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GPS-enabled map and directions

Street View


1. Leave Waverley Station using the Market Street exit
2. Cross the road and turn to your left and walk up Jeffrey Street
3. At the top of Jeffrey Street, turn right when you reach the High Street (known as The Royal Mile) walk for about 100 metres
4. At the Raddisson SAS Hotel turn left down Blackfriars Street
5. Smart City Hostels is further down the street on the right hand side.