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    High Street Hostel

    8 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh EH1 1NE, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          US$31
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          • Excellent34%
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          Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

          My wife, her friend, and I all stayed at the High Street Hostel in Edinburgh. The location is fantastic, and reception was friendly and informative. We stayed in the 10 bed mixed dorm, knowing that we were likely in a party hostel. The dorm did...More

          Thank Chris B
          Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

          For a hostel it's really clean and the location is just perfect (what you might have already guessed because of it's creative name ;) Everyone of the staff is friendly and for this great location the price per night is really good! I booked a...More

          Thank Daniel H
          Reviewed 8 September 2015

          The hostel is simple, but it's fine for staying for the night. The greatest thing is the location - the main touristic attractions are pretty close - like Edinburgh Castle - and there are many restaurants and pubs around.

          Thank Amanda_Secco
          Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

          Located just down an alley from the centre of the royal mile, where all the walking tour starts and all the buskers perform. Friendly staff, £10 deposit for a room key. Beds however looked flimsy. I did have a good night sleep though.

          Thank seexuanbin
          Reviewed 21 August 2015

          A friend and I spent two nights here in a 10-bed female dorm (the Aquarium). Overall, it was fine, but of course one makes certain trade offs when staying in a hostel. For instance, although our dorm was female only, the toilets and showers were...More

          Thank LM606
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Price range
          • US$16 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 159
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          • Old Town / Cowgate
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          Nearby
          Old Town
          Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
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          visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
          that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
          place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
          the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
          Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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          Thụy Ngọc Thảo N
          Hello. Me and my boyfriend are going to Thailand on Dec 24. We really love your place but unfortunately we don't have enough to get 2 beds or a private room. I would like to ask if we can sleep in one bed in your mixed dorm. We can pay a bit higher than your normal price. You can mail me through thaonguyen932503@gmail. Please let me know soon. Thank you.
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          Caligiiiirl_19
          Hi, Do you have weekly rates?
          25 November 2016|
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          Response from Andy G |
          Hi, I'm afraid we don't offer weekly rates and the maximum stay is two weeks.
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          Hayley O
          Hi, Is breakfast included with the room, and can you cater for gluten intolerance? Is there any parking available near the hostel? At what price? Thank you, Hayley
          20 April 2016|
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          Response from Andy G |
          Hi Hayley. Our breakfast is £1.90 and we do have gluten-free cereal as an option. There's a car park at the Travelodge Hotel around the corner and it is £15 for 24h. Hope this helps. Your High Street Hostel team.
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          "Try to get a room that is not facing the street, if noise bothers you!"
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          "Improve the staff during Hogmanay, it got understaffed during this date."
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          "Don't bother paying for a private room, book 4 beds in the dorm and get your own private corner away from..."
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          "I stayed in "The Ice Cream Parlour" on the 5th floor, and it was just great !!"
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