The Hostel

Hire, Adults only

2 stars

3 Clifton Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5DR

+44 131 313 1031
7.0
Good

based on 2,103 reviews

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Thu 27/6
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About The Hostel, Edinburgh

Cleanliness
7.1
Comfort
6.9
Location
8.7
Services
7.0
Staff
8.6
Value for money
7.6
Set in an original Victorian building, this funky hostel offers dorm rooms with large windows and high ceilings. It is directly opposite Haymarket Train Station and only a 10-minute walk to Princes Street. Guests staying at The Hostel can benefit from modern bunk beds and fresh bedding. Bedrooms feature original artworks by Jade Carrera. Bathroom facilities are shared. Free WiFi is available 24/7 in the hostel’s public areas. Visitors can make use of the communal lounge with digital TV and various board games. There is also a modern kitchen with 2 ovens and a pleasant outdoor area with tables and chairs.

Rooms

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Game room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Heating
  • Dustbins

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Adults only
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

General

  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Sofa
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Safety deposit box
  • Key access
  • Key card access

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Cleaning products
  • Socket near the bed

Dining

  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Pool table

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews

7.0
GoodBased on 2,103 verified guest reviews
6.3Couples
6.7Friends
6.0Families
7.2Solo


The Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does The Hostel compare to other 2-star hotels in Edinburgh?

    There is a £239/night difference in the average price of 2-star hotels in Edinburgh (£260/night) and the average nightly rate at The Hostel (£21/night).

  • How far is The Hostel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    The Hostel is 6.0 mi away from Edinburgh Turnhouse. You can typically expect your drive time from The Hostel to Edinburgh Turnhouse to be 17min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to The Hostel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Edinburgh Turnhouse to The Hostel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Does The Hostel have a pool?

    Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at The Hostel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for The Hostel is +44 131 313 1031.

  • How close is The Hostel to Edinburgh city centre?

    The city centre nearest to The Hostel is Edinburgh, which is 1.0 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Grassmarket, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for The Hostel?

    If you have questions about The Hostel or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 131 313 1031.

  • Does The Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Hostel?

    The required check-out time is 11:00. Please plan accordingly before your departure to avoid any penalties or fees.

  • How much is a room at The Hostel?

    The cheapest deals found start from only £18 per night. The average rate for rooms at The Hostel is currently around £180/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Is there laundry service in The Hostel?

    Laundry services are available at The Hostel. Contact the property reception for additional information.

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Places of interest near The Hostel

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The Hostel location: 3 Clifton Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5DR

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Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art0.5 mi
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