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

89.1% Overall Rating

1657 out of 1749 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (23/02/2015)


"the staff are excellent, there is never any hassle just a warm friendly atmosphere. love meeting new people which this hostel offers in abundance. is always clean and warm."

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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 7.36

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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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.