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Reviews of Smart City Hostels Edinburgh

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

85.1% Overall Rating

1651 out of 1743 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (01/09/2014)

Valentina De Palo thinks…

"Ottima la posizione centrale rispetto alla città e l'atmosfera presente in ostello e gli spazi. Anche se la stanza dove abbiamo soggiornato era un po' piccola (era da 4) era comunque pulita e ben…"

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Facilities

  • 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

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 8.04

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.

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

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85.1%

Overall Rating

1651 out of 1743 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Smart City Hostels Edinburgh'

Atmosphere
76.8%
Location
95.2%
Facilities
86.4%
Cleanliness
81.6%
Staff
88.0%
Value
78.4%
Safety
89.6%
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Yesh Anup

04 August 2007 Yesh would recommend this property

Liked: Great location and a nice atmosphere at the bar before a night out.

Disliked: Yesh left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Sophie Cullum Jenkins

04 August 2007 Sophie would recommend this property

Liked: Beds were excellent, really clean, offered lots of extra services

Disliked: Sophie left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Delyse Phillips

02 August 2007 Delyse would recommend this property

Liked: This is the best hostel I have ever stayed in. It's clean and awesome and I would reccommend it to everyone. It's almost a hotel rather than a hostel. The staff are lovely and they have everything you need, and everything works.

Disliked: Delyse left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 20% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Sonja Meister

30 July 2007

Liked: facilities, new building

Disliked: Sonja left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Alison Kevan

29 July 2007 Alison would recommend this property

Liked: Fantastic. Clean, great location and good facitilities. One of the better hostels I've stayed in.

Disliked: Alison left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Paul Astill

26 July 2007 Paul would recommend this property

Liked: New, Clean, Extremely helpful staff with great research skills online which they printed out for you. Most inner city hostels are grotty...this one was modern and professional.

Disliked: Paul left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

23 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cleanliness, bright and friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

23 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good all round hostel but the price increased 67% for the weekend and then it was not value for money. We found out after booking.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

20 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Having a bar and breakfast buffet for a decent price was really helpful; WiFi access.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Adrian Pooley

18 July 2007 Adrian would recommend this property

Liked: New facilities, clean

Disliked: Adrian left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Thomas White

18 July 2007 Thomas would recommend this property

Liked: Location and range of facilities

Disliked: Thomas left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

15 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very close to all the attractions and clean

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
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Sam Foley

13 July 2007 Sam would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness, location and security were all pretty good. No character however, and it was over run by spanish school kids. Maybe I'm just getting too old.

Disliked: Sam left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

11 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was very clean and well equipped, most (not all)staff were great and very helpful.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

10 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: kichen

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

10 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Staff very freindly , rooms really clean and fresh, facilties were plenty

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Iffah Zamri

09 July 2007 Iffah would recommend this property

Liked: the room was very nice and comfortable, a very good place to sleep. it also had a very safe feel to its environment

Disliked: Iffah left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

david gray

08 July 2007 david would recommend this property

Liked: The location is great and the staff always go that extra yard to assist when required. Will certainly return to stay here.

Disliked: david left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Marcela Uhart

06 July 2007 Marcela would recommend this property

Liked: quiet, neet, clean, free wifi internet, cafeteria and cafe, location, overall facilities

Disliked: Marcela left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

darren walsh

06 July 2007 darren would recommend this property

Liked: clean and tidy

Disliked: darren left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

03 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Bathrooms, beds, free internet, cleanliness, location along Royal Mile

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Sarah Handel

30 June 2007 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: It seemed brand new. Everything felt clean unlike many hostels. There was a cafe downstairs. There was free internet with computers to use. Towel included and soap and lotion dispensers in bathroom were convenient. Located right in middle of town.

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

25 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: clean exellent food and bar service

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

24 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: cafe, lounge, internet

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Customer review

22 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent location, hostel is very modern and clean throughout.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.