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

Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Sports activities

Billiards/ Pool tables

Breakfast

Paid breakfast

Overview

The central High Street Hostel is set next to St. Giles Cathedral, Princes Street Gardens and Festival Theatre.

The property is located 1 km away from Edinburgh city center with a theater and a castle nearby. The hostel is 5 minutes’ walk from Dubh Prais offering dishes of Scottish and Asian cuisine.

Turnhouse airport is at a distance of 15 km.

Rooms

Some rooms at High Street Hostel look down onto the terrace. A personal computer, an iron with ironing board, a private safe, heating and a mini bar fridge are at hand. Shared bathrooms are provided.

Eat & Drink

Complimentary drinks are offered in the coffee bar. The property also comprises a shared kitchen.

Services

Guests will have the use of newspaper service, dry cleaning/laundry and 24-hour front desk.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 07:00-10:00 FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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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

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in a mixed dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in a mixed dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 4-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in an all-female dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in a mixed dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 18-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in a mixed dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 10-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

This is a single bed in an all-female dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

High Street Hostel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • edinburgh festival fringe400 ft
  • Mercat Tours400 ft
  • Impro Jam400 ft
  • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh400 ft
  • Saint Giles' Cathedral400 ft
  • Stills Ltd700 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center400 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Patrick's400 ft
  • North Bridge400 ft
  • David Hume Statue400 ft
  • Saint Anthonys Chapel400 ft
  • Walk along the Royal Mile400 ft
  • bruntsfield evangelical church400 ft
  • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance400 ft
  • The Tron Kirk400 ft
  • Scottish Storytelling Centre Cafe400 ft
  • Canongate Tolbooth700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Scottish Gems400 ft
  • Scottish Gems400 ft

Amusement

  • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard400 ft

Museums

  • Brass Rubbing Centre400 ft
  • Museum of Childhood400 ft

Parks

  • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd400 ft
  • Dunbars close garden400 ft

Local attractions

  • Holyrood Abbey5200 ft
    Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Parliament House1.0 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Royal Botanic Garden1.4 mi
    The Garden, Edinburgh
  • St. Giles Cathedral1.0 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse1.0 mi
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

Near the hostel

  • Museum of Childhood400 ft
    42 High Street, Edinburgh
  • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments500 ft
    Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
  • The Museum of Edinburgh600 ft
    142 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • The Edinburgh Dungeon1100 ft
    31 Market Street, Edinburgh
  • John Knox House Museum400 ft
    43-45 High St., Edinburgh
  • Canongate Kirk500 ft
    153 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland1400 ft
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Dubh Prais200 ft

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

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

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant700 ft

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

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

  • The Pompadour by Galvin1300 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

  • Blackfriars400 ft

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

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

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant900 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

High Street Hostel Reviews

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Average guest rating

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Based on 22 reviews

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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