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Smart City Hostel by Safestay Map

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

86.3% Overall Rating

1675 out of 1768 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/11/2015)

Marcell Beki thinks…

"Spotless well equipped,comfortable ,Good location,friendly Staff,Nice bathroom,so it's really Nice.Compare to orher Hostel I have stayed in City Smart Hostel is the best."

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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 7.44

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. Safestay has a maximum stay policy of 1 month. You are welcome to come back to Safestay, but with a minimum 1 months rest period. Or why don’t you take advantage and visit one of our other locations in London, York or 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.