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

 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

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. 

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    100 m
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    10.8 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    56.8 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    50 m
  • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
    110 m
Parks
  • The Meadows
    640 m
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1.1 km
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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Dormitory Room
Bed type: Bed in shared room
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This is a single bed in a mixed dormitory. It includes a bedside safe, a locker, and access to shared bathroom facilities.

Room facilities

    How to reach hostel

    hostel High Street Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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    Hostel Address:

    8 Blackfriars St, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Edinburgh
      100 m
    Airports
    • Turnhouse (EDI)
      10.8 km
    • Dundee (DND)
      56.8 km
    Train Stations
    • Edinburgh Waverley station
      300 m
    • Bus stop
      300 m
    Restaurants
    • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
      50 m
    • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
      110 m
    Parks
    • The Meadows
      640 m
    Ski areas
    • Midlothian Ski Centre
      1.1 km
    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 - 100 m
    • Brass Rubbing Centre - 100 m
    • Mercat Tours - 100 m
    • Impro Jam - 100 m
    • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh - 100 m
    • Saint Giles' Cathedral - 100 m
    • Stills Ltd - 200 m

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 100 m

    Places of interest

    • Saint Patrick's - 100 m
    • North Bridge - 100 m
    • David Hume Statue - 100 m
    • Saint Anthonys Chapel - 100 m
    • bruntsfield evangelical church - 100 m
    • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance - 100 m
    • Walk along the Royal Mile - 100 m
    • Scottish Storytelling Centre Cafe - 100 m
    • The Tron Kirk - 100 m
    • Canongate Tolbooth - 200 m
    • The Loch Ness Discovery Centre - 200 m

    Shopping areas

    • Scottish Gems - 100 m

    Amusement

    • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard - 100 m
    • the GRV - 200 m

    Museums

    • Museum of Childhood - 100 m
    • Edinburgh Police Centre - 200 m

    Parks

    • Dunbars close garden - 100 m
    • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd - 100 m

    Local attractions

    • Holyrood Abbey - 1.6 km
      Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Parliament House - 1.6 km
      Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Royal Botanic Garden - 2.2 km
      The Garden, Edinburgh
    • St. Giles Cathedral - 1.6 km
      Royal Mile, Edinburgh
    • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 1.6 km
      13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

    Near the hostel

    • Museum of Childhood - 110 m
      42 High Street, Edinburgh
    • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments - 130 m
      Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
    • The Museum of Edinburgh - 170 m
      142 Canongate, Edinburgh
    • The Edinburgh Dungeon - 310 m
      31 Market Street, Edinburgh
    • John Knox House Museum - 120 m
      43-45 High St., Edinburgh
    • Canongate Kirk - 150 m
      153 Canongate, Edinburgh
    • National Museum of Scotland - 410 m
      Chambers Street, Edinburgh

    Restaurants nearby

    • Dubh Prais - 50 m

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

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

    • Wedgwood The Restaurant - 190 m

      Address: 267 Canongate
      Phone: 0131 558 8737

      77% likes this, based on 966 reviews
      Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 115

    • The Pompadour by Galvin - 370 m

      Address: Princes Street
      Phone: +44 131 222 8975

      72% likes this, based on 105 reviews
      Cuisine: French, British
      Price Range: CAD 125 - CAD 411

    • Blackfriars - 110 m

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

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

    • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant - 250 m

      Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
      Phone: 01312252832

      73% likes this, based on 405 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian
      Price Range: CAD 11 - CAD 31

    Hostel information
    • Check-In:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      22
    Hotels nearby
    Cities nearby
    • Dunfermline hotels - 22 km
    • Livingston hotels - 21 km
    • Kirkcaldy hotels - 19 km
    • Aberlady hotels - 21 km
    • Inverkeithing hotels - 16 km
    • Gullane hotels - 24 km
    • Glenrothes hotels - 27 km
    • Leith hotels - 3 km
    • Broughton (Lincolnshire) hotels - 1 km
    • Musselburgh hotels - 8 km

    High Street Hostel Reviews

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

    Average guest rating

    8.4out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 3 reviews

    Individual 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
        100 m
      Airports
      • Turnhouse (EDI)
        10.8 km
      • Dundee (DND)
        56.8 km
      Train Stations
      • Edinburgh Waverley station
        300 m
      • Bus stop
        300 m
      Restaurants
      • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
        50 m
      • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
        110 m
      Parks
      • The Meadows
        640 m
      Ski areas
      • Midlothian Ski Centre
        1.1 km
      Hostel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until 07:00-10:00 
      • Number of rooms:
        22