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

High Street Hostel provides ideal lodging in old Edinburgh.

Royal Mile is just 500 meters from the hostel and Festival Theatre is 400 meters away. Serving a variety of dishes, Dubh Prais and Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant are just 50 meters away.

Edinburgh Waverley train station lies within a 5-minute walk.

Rooms

This hostel comprises of 22 guestrooms such as 4-bed mixed Dorm, 4-bed female Dorm, 10-bed mixed Dorm and 6-bed mixed Dorm. Some guestrooms of High Street Hostel come with a personal computer, an iron with ironing board, a private safe, heating and a mini fridge bar. Guests have access to shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

In the morning, a continental breakfast is served in the lounge. Complimentary drinks are offered in the coffee bar. There is a shared kitchen provided.

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
    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

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 fringe100 m
  • Mercat Tours100 m
  • Impro Jam100 m
  • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh100 m
  • Saint Giles' Cathedral100 m
  • Stills Ltd200 m

Popular areas

  • City Center100 m

Places of interest

  • Saint Patrick's100 m
  • North Bridge100 m
  • David Hume Statue100 m
  • Saint Anthonys Chapel100 m
  • Walk along the Royal Mile100 m
  • bruntsfield evangelical church100 m
  • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance100 m
  • The Tron Kirk100 m
  • Scottish Storytelling Centre Cafe100 m
  • Canongate Tolbooth200 m

Shopping areas

  • Scottish Gems100 m
  • Scottish Gems100 m

Amusement

  • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard100 m

Museums

  • Brass Rubbing Centre100 m
  • Museum of Childhood100 m

Parks

  • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd100 m
  • Dunbars close garden100 m

Local attractions

  • Holyrood Abbey1.6 km
    Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Parliament House1.6 km
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Royal Botanic Garden2.2 km
    The Garden, Edinburgh
  • St. Giles Cathedral1.6 km
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse1.6 km
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

Near the hostel

  • Museum of Childhood110 m
    42 High Street, Edinburgh
  • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments130 m
    Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
  • The Museum of Edinburgh170 m
    142 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • The Edinburgh Dungeon310 m
    31 Market Street, Edinburgh
  • John Knox House Museum120 m
    43-45 High St., Edinburgh
  • Canongate Kirk150 m
    153 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland410 m
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Dubh Prais50 m

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

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

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant190 m

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

    77% likes this, based on 966 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 22 - GBP 66

  • The Pompadour by Galvin370 m

    Address: Princes Street
    Phone: +44 131 222 8975

    72% likes this, based on 105 reviews
    Cuisine: French, British
    Price Range: GBP 71 - GBP 234

  • Blackfriars110 m

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

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

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant250 m

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

    73% likes this, based on 405 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 18

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
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Based on 22 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
      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