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    Light House Hostel

    20 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent73%
          • Very good18%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Laundry Service
          Free Parking
          Pool
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          Safestay Edinburgh
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          11 - 15 of 230 reviews

          Reviewed 9 August 2016

          Light House Hostel was centrally located and not a far walk from the main area. The beds were comfy and rooms quiet. Breakfast was simple but good and staff were friendly and helpful. There were slippers at the entrance for guests to use which was...More

          1  Thank travealddicted
          Reviewed 26 July 2016

          This is one of the best hostel's i stayed at until now, real friendly and helpful staff, clean room, wide variety at the breakfast table, clean kitchen at you're disposal. very nice location, quiet street and not far from the center and all you need...More

          Thank Sander B
          Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

          This is a clean, fun, friendly hostel with a simple but nice breakfast included and walking distance to lots of great places in the city center. The staff are Christians and they keep solid morals in the house, but not crazy restrictive (just kind and...More

          Thank Bethany B
          Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

          Light House Hostel has the friendliest staff, cleanest facilities and very reasonable prices. Very central location, free breakfast... I can't praise it highly enough. It has a very homely feel, it's only a short walk to parks, shops and restaurants, close to buses. It's not...More

          Thank Brendan O
          Reviewed 27 June 2016

          I really like this hostel! The staff members are very helpful and friendly! The hostel has a big room with sofas, TV and computer, so that you can sit and relax while meeting new people from all over the world! It also has a kitchen...More

          Thank Bea M
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$20 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Edinburgh >
          • West End
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          • Light House Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Jimmy M
          Do you need to bring your own towels or can you hire them, thanks.
          31 March 2017|
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          Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
          We provide towels on free-hire. You just need to put down a refundable £5 deposit for each towel. We hope to see you in Edinburgh.
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          Fernando O
          Hello guys! How are you? I would like to ask one thing. Is that hostel noisy in the night? I ask this because I have some problems for sleeping. I am very sorry for this inconvenience. But any help would be quite appreciated. Thanks in advance, Truly Regards! Fernando, from Brazil.
          1 September 2015|
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          Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
          Hello Fernando, Our hostel is in a quiet neighbourhood, so it is quiet in the night. We also provide free ear plug if you require. I hope this helps.
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          Giulio P
          Hi, My name is Giulio Pederzolli, I am a 24 old Italian guy just graduated in Labour Law who would like to do an experience in Scotland (preferably in Edinburgh) from the first half of June, to improve my English but having the possibility to self-finance this experience. I heard about the choice of working in hostels in exchange for accommodation and (perhaps) a small amount of money. I have no experience in the field but I am available for any kind of jobs and I'm very motivated. I ask you if this is possible in your hostel. Thanks for your attention, Giulio Pederzolli.
          20 May 2015|
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          Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
          Hi Giulio, From time to time we have vacancies for volunteers to work for accommodation. At the moment all these position are filled. If you email us your CV with a recent photo then we will keep it on file for... More
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          ""Choose beds away from the windows, the road is a bit noisy""
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          "All the rooms are quiet."
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          "Shower in the evening or night because it's too busy in the mornings!"
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          "Rooms facing the street and on the second floor are much cooler and quieter."
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