High Street Hostel - Edinburgh

8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom  show map
 2 stars
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High Street Hostel - Edinburgh

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

High Street Hostel is located in Merchiston district next to St. Giles Cathedral, Princes Street Gardens and Festival Theatre.

Just 1 km from the center of Edinburgh known for Brass Rubbing Centre.

15 km to Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

This hostel comprises of 22 guestrooms such as 4-bed mixed Dorm, 4-bed female Dorm, 6-bed mixed Dorm and 18-bed mixed Dorm. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Most rooms are equipped with a dressing area, a laptop-size safe and heating as well as single beds. Guests can find shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Complimentary drinks are offered in the coffee bar. The hostel has a communal kitchen.

Services

Guests at High Street Hostel can take advantage of a safe deposit box and a baggage storage along with housekeeping, newspaper service and dry cleaning/laundry.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge area

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 07:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel High Street Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hostel Address:

8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    400 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.7 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.3 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    200 ft
  • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
    400 ft
Parks
  • The Meadows
    2100 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

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    How to reach hostel

    hostel High Street Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Edinburgh
      400 ft
    Airports
    • Turnhouse (EDI)
      6.7 mi
    • Dundee (DND)
      35.3 mi
    Train Stations
    • Edinburgh Waverley station
      1000 ft
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
      200 ft
    • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
      400 ft
    Parks
    • The Meadows
      2100 ft
    Ski areas
    • Midlothian Ski Centre
      3800 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      22

    High Street Hostel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • edinburgh festival fringe - 400 ft
    • Mercat Tours - 400 ft
    • Impro Jam - 400 ft
    • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh - 400 ft
    • Saint Giles' Cathedral - 400 ft
    • Stills Ltd - 700 ft

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 400 ft

    Places of interest

    • Saint Patrick's - 400 ft
    • North Bridge - 400 ft
    • David Hume Statue - 400 ft
    • Saint Anthonys Chapel - 400 ft
    • bruntsfield evangelical church - 400 ft
    • Walk along the Royal Mile - 400 ft
    • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance - 400 ft
    • The Tron Kirk - 400 ft
    • Scottish Storytelling Centre Cafe - 400 ft
    • Canongate Tolbooth - 700 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Scottish Gems - 400 ft
    • Brass Rubbing Centre - 400 ft

    Amusement

    • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard - 400 ft
    • the GRV - 700 ft

    Museums

    • Museum of Childhood - 400 ft
    • Edinburgh Police Centre - 700 ft

    Parks

    • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd - 400 ft
    • Dunbars close garden - 400 ft

    Business areas

    • Scottish Gems - 400 ft

    Local attractions

    • Holyrood Abbey - 5200 ft
      Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Parliament House - 1.0 mi
      Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Royal Botanic Garden - 1.4 mi
      The Garden, Edinburgh
    • St. Giles Cathedral - 1.0 mi
      Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 1.0 mi
      13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

    Near the hostel

    • Museum of Childhood - 400 ft
      42 High Street, Edinburgh
    • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments - 500 ft
      Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
    • The Museum of Edinburgh - 600 ft
      142 Canongate, Edinburgh
    • The Edinburgh Dungeon - 1100 ft
      31 Market Street, Edinburgh
    • John Knox House Museum - 400 ft
      43-45 High St., Edinburgh
    • Canongate Kirk - 500 ft
      153 Canongate, Edinburgh
    • National Museum of Scotland - 1400 ft
      Chambers Street, Edinburgh

    Restaurants nearby

    • Dubh Prais - 200 ft

      Address: 123B High Street
      Phone: 0-131 557 5732

      81% likes this, based on 444 reviews
      Cuisine: Scottish

    • Wedgwood The Restaurant - 700 ft

      Address: 267 Canongate
      Phone: 0131 558 8737

      77% likes this, based on 966 reviews
      Price Range: USD 30 - USD 87

    • The Pompadour by Galvin - 1300 ft

      Address: Princes Street
      Phone: +44 131 222 8975

      72% likes this, based on 105 reviews
      Cuisine: French, British
      Price Range: USD 94 - USD 309

    • Blackfriars - 400 ft

      Address: 57-61 Blackfriars St
      Phone: +(44)0131 558 8684

      83% likes this, based on 54 reviews
      Cuisine: British

    • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant - 900 ft

      Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
      Phone: 01312252832

      73% likes this, based on 405 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian
      Price Range: USD 9 - USD 24

    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      22
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    High Street Hostel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at High Street Hostel

    Average guest rating

    8.2out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 18 reviews

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hostel

      hostel High Street Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
      Show big map »

      Hostel Address:

      8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Edinburgh
        400 ft
      Airports
      • Turnhouse (EDI)
        6.7 mi
      • Dundee (DND)
        35.3 mi
      Train Stations
      • Edinburgh Waverley station
        1000 ft
      • Bus stop
        1000 ft
      Restaurants
      • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
        200 ft
      • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
        400 ft
      Parks
      • The Meadows
        2100 ft
      Ski areas
      • Midlothian Ski Centre
        3800 ft
      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until 07:00-10:00 
      • Number of rooms:
        22