Smart City Hostel Edinburgh
50 Blackfriars Street, Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 1NE, Scotland
A purpose-built hostel, Smart City Hostel Edinburgh provides private bathroom facilities in most rooms and entertainment on most nights of the week.
Smart City Hostel Edinburgh
Smart City Hostel Edinburgh offers new purpose-built accommodation in the heart of the city. You'll meet lots of backpackers when you relax in the café bar and enjoy nightly entertainment at Smart City Hostel Edinburgh, which also has a games area, internet zone, a safe, CCTV and 24 hour security/reception. You can book a bed in a single sex dormitory for 4-8 people, all of which (except some male only dorms) have enclosed showers with toiletries, toilets, washbasins and lockers with plug points.
Edinburgh Smart City Hostel has Smart City Girls rooms for women, complete with hairdryers, hand cream and mirrors. Bed linen/towels are provided for all guests at Edinburgh Smart City Hostel and there's a laundry room, self catering kitchen and luggage store too. Visit during the second half of August and enjoy the Edinburgh International Festival, when the city's population doubles to a million. Watch drama, dance and music and enjoy comedy at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe during your stay.
Where is Smart City Hostel Edinburgh Located?
The city of Edinburgh has a huge range of education establishments, from colleges - such as Edinburgh College of Art - to language schools, including Regent Edinburgh, Hawthorn Edinburgh and Basil Paterson. You'll also find a number of universities in the area, including Queen Margaret University College, Heriot-Watt University, the University of Edinburgh and Napier University.
Waverley, the city's main station, is the nearest station to Smart City Hostel Edinburgh. From your base in Southern Scotland you can easily travel to the North of England, to such destinations as Newcastle (1 hour 30 minutes), Penrith (1 hour 30 minutes) and York (2 hours 30 minutes).
Smart City Hostel Edinburgh is just a short stroll from the Royal Mile and its pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants. Nearby Cowgate and Grassmarket are great places for a night out, and you're a leisurely walk from some great tourist sites, such as the National Museum of Scotland, John Knox's House and Parliament House.
Please note: Smart City Hostel Edinburgh offers wheelchair access with easy ground floor access and a lift to all floors.
Please note: due to a smoking ban on all public areas in Scotland, all areas of this accommodation are non-smoking.
Please note: if you are booking for more than 1 person you can request to be placed in the same dormitory, but this cannot be guaranteed. If you are making a group booking you can request to share an entire dormitory, but it cannot be guaranteed that you will all be placed in the same dormitory and have the room to yourselves.
Smart City Hostel Edinburgh Facilities
- Wireless Internet Access
- Brailed Elevators
- Elevator/Lift Access
- Ground Floor Access
- Hearing Impaired Services
- Central Heating
- In Room Safe
- Interior Room Entrance
- Wash Basin
- Games Room
- Television Lounge
- Tourist Information
- Family Friendly
- Self-Catering Kitchen
- 24 Hour Reception
- Fire Escape
- Smoke Detectors
- Shared Bathroom
- Shared Kitchen
- Tour Desk
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