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Reviews of Smart City Hostels Edinburgh

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

79.3% Overall Rating

1635 out of 1725 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (23/06/2014)

"When I had a problem in the middle of the night, the night staff were very helpful, kind and understanding. It was sorted out immediately."

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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 8.40

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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79.3%

Overall Rating

1635 out of 1725 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Smart City Hostels Edinburgh'

Atmosphere
68.8%
Location
92.8%
Facilities
77.6%
Cleanliness
72.8%
Staff
82.4%
Value
77.6%
Safety
83.2%
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94.3%
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Customer review

21 May 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was lovely

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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sean fletcher

15 May 2007 sean would recommend this property

Liked: excellent bar, good food and great value for money all-round. staff attentive and friendly.

Disliked: sean left no negative feedback.

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

Michael Davis

14 May 2007 Michael would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent Tiles.

Disliked: Michael left no negative feedback.

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

Kerrie Taylor

13 May 2007 Kerrie would recommend this property

Liked: the new and up to date linen

Disliked: Kerrie left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

23 April 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent central location just off the Royal Mile, very clean and welcoming. Added bonus having free internet access.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Jose Antonio Dorado

21 April 2007 Jose Antonio would recommend this property

Liked: Its friendly staff and the variety of services

Disliked: Jose Antonio left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

16 April 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness,very good price,ecxellent facilities

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

54.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 20% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Shao Mingjie

10 April 2007

Liked: good location

Disliked: Shao left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

09 April 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Extremely clean, very nice location, no complains at all.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

02 April 2007 would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff, nice cafe with shuffleboard. Food and drinks served all day. Comfortable rooms

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

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

Claire Black

28 March 2007 Claire would recommend this property

Liked: clean, safe, large restaurant/bar/ reception area and free internet access. great hostel definitily recommend

Disliked: Claire left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

26 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean and tidy

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

22 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the cleanliness of the hostel was above avarage

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

17 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The whole experience was above any expectation!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

16 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The professional atmosphere and the quality of the service was better than anything I would have expected.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

16 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very Clean and very new and free internet!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

14 March 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Modern, clean, in good location, good facilities.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Vita Zvinake

05 March 2007 Vita would recommend this property

Liked: price :)

Disliked: Vita left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Ricky Smith

02 March 2007 Ricky would recommend this property

Liked: Everything

Disliked: Ricky left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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John Hepburn

27 February 2007 John would recommend this property

Liked: the hostel was very clean. Small dorms with good on-suite. Well priced restaurant, which catered for our large party. Location spot on.

Disliked: John left no negative feedback.

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ILUMINADA SÁNCHEZ

27 February 2007 ILUMINADA would recommend this property

Liked: The members of the staff at the reception were efficient, kind and helpful. Our group of 32 people enjoyed the free Internet connection (they were mostly teenagers). The decoration of the restaurant was very stylish, I really loved the wall paintings The food was quite good, especially breakfast. The location of the hostel couldn't be better.

Disliked: ILUMINADA left no negative feedback.

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Argyro Varidaki

27 February 2007 Argyro would recommend this property

Liked: Location, Quality of room, Cleanliness, Staff

Disliked: Argyro left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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chris shaw

27 February 2007 chris would recommend this property

Liked: The Staff were so helpfull and always friendly and the food was fantastic the cook knew his stuff is was great.

Disliked: chris left no negative feedback.

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

santhoshkumar thottathil

26 February 2007 santhoshkumar would recommend this property

Liked: Neat and clean, proximity to city center, good kitchen but room size given for 4 a member team is small!

Disliked: santhoshkumar left no negative feedback.

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

Marco Cosenza

26 February 2007 Marco would recommend this property

Liked: Location, Cleanliness of hostel, Atmosphere and character of the hostel

Disliked: Marco left no negative feedback.