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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Address
9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 4AL
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Overview

Set only 1.3 km from Princes Street, Edinburgh Central Accommodation provides a storage room and a vending machine. All 72 rooms are spread over 5 floors.

Location

Set in New Town district, the hostel is also close to Calton Hill. Omni Centre is 5 minutes' walk away. Guests can dine in the Oqo located just 50 metres away. Edinburgh Central Accommodation is also located near Edinburgh Playhouse.

Edinburgh airport lies within 20 km away.

Rooms

Providing smoke detectors, a separate toilet and an electronic key card, the rooms offer beds with hypoallergenic pillows and linens as well.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of GBP 4.50 per person per day.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 6 per person per day. 

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

The personnel at the hostel speaks English, German, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Polish.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   72.

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Facilities
Most popular facilities
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

TV

Flat-screen TV

Lift

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry
  • Food/ Drinks
  • TV
  • Lift

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 10 amFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

Quadruple Room
  • Bed options:
    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
  • Max:
    4 persons
  • City view
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Heating
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Triple Room
  • Bed options:
    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
  • Max:
    3 persons
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Heating
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Family Room
  • Max:
    6 persons
  • Mountain view
  • Shower
  • Private pool
  • Private bathroom
  • Heating
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Twin Room
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds2 Single beds or 1 Double bed
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • River view
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Heating
room details
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Location
9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 4AL
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
32 Calton Hill
Nelson Monument
590 m
Picardy Place
Sherlock Holmes Statue
320 m
Gallery
Collective Gallery
530 m
33 Elm Row
Cafe Bellina
30 m
30 Elm Row Curry Cafe Oppisite Youth Hostel
Curry Cafe
40 m
29 Haddington Place
Embo Delicatessen
100 m
90 Brunswick St
Twelve Triangles
180 m
3 Elm Row
Cafe Elmrow
190 m
99 Brunswick Street
Dine Thyme
200 m
2 Antigua Street
Deep Sea
280 m
Omni Centre Leith Walk
The Playfair
410 m
9 Albert Place
Muzzicuni
370 m
Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI) 15.4 km
Dundee (DND) 96.5 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station 1.0 km
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Reviews
8.0
Great147 reviews
Location8.0
Rooms8.4
Service8.2
Dining9.0
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Walk to the centre in about 10 minutes or take a bus, and close to plenty of pubs. Good price for the value

    Sara V.Spain, 
  • 8.0
    Great

    The room was very clean and comfortable. Near city centre, in the vicinity of the station and close to restaurants

    AnneUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    clean, cervices and location

    times for chack in and chack out

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Helpful staff, great location, very clean and comfortable rooms.

    Although rooms are ensuite the hostel should have more showers and toilettes in corridors in order to avoid waiting inside the rooms

    United Kingdom, 
  • 10.0
    Perfect

    Lovely hostel! I stayed for 2 nights and it is quite comfortable and convenient. The hostel is near city centre and there are several restaurants around the hostel.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    Facilities are ok, but the price goes to high for what it really is

    The staff is pretty impersonal, and beside other hostels this is pretty important

    United Kingdom, 
  • 6.6
    Nice

    It is very clean and the shower is wonderful.

    The price is too high for the thing you get.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    Clean room, option for premium private rooms. Cooked breakfast was good quality.

    Slightly expensive. Luggage storage not free.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 10.0
    Perfect

    The hostel is very close to the main city attractions, and everything we needed, including leaving our lugagge after checking out, which was not so expensive, was well achieved. The staff was very nice and helpful too.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 10.0
    Perfect

    I found the staff very welcoming and friendly and extremely helpful, which created a very friendly atmosphere throughout the hostel. This was my second visit, but the first time on my own. I would definitely recommend the hostel and will definitely be back.

    I have no complaints at all.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.6
    Perfect

    Everything was as expected = good, good value for money - close to the city center

    missing towels

    United Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    We got a special deal £27 for twin room. The room was clean and warm. It took us a while to find but that was more our fault than hostel. No towels when first got there but enquired at recetion and got them no problem. If you are staying for a busy weekend and only needing somewhere to sleep I would reccommend here. We will definately return.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 7.4
    Very good

    Every thing was clean. Staff courteous. very little noise in Hostel but noise from traffic was intrusive until one gets used to it.

    only one towel supplied and no bin for disposal of sanitary items in toilet

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    very clean and warmly,kind staff...room is new and clean blanket,toilet...

    United Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    Near the center, only 12 mins walk from the main train station & city center. Clean bed & well-equipped kitchen

    Staffs re not very helpful, dont even know how to guide tourist using local bus services. Internet charges are too expensive compared to other same standard hostels.

    United Kingdom, 
Address
9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 4AL
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 10 amFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI) 15.4 km
Dundee (DND) 96.5 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station 1.0 km
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