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    Cowgate Tourist Hostel

    96-112 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1JN, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 252 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    11 of us booked here for 2 nights. We had an apartment with 3 bedrooms, a toilet, a shower room and a well equipped kitchen (not that we used the kitchen). The bedroom I was in was at the rear of the premises which was...More

    Thank Graham C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great location and value for money is ok. Our room had bunk beads which is a bit of a hassle when you are in your 60's. Also, there is a beer garden across the street so be prepared for loud street noise. The room was...More

    Thank havebeerwilltravel
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We found the hostel to be very comfortable and the staff to be very accomadating and easy to deal with. It's also in a great central location in Edinburgh. The only down side was the very squeaky and wobbly Bunk beds that could be bothersom...More

    Thank Mark S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It’s a hostel, so you get what you pay for but we actually thought this was a really clean and good place to stay. We had a six man room in the middle of the fringe festival and was really well priced. The stairwell was...More

    Thank BenjaminSenior
    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    It's in a good location, fairly central for Old Town. The bed were squeaky. Upon checking in when we went to pay with our travellers card we didn't get asked what currency we wanted to pay it in. Other than that it was fine.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 15 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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    • Old Town / Cowgate
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    place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
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    andmh13
    30 December 2014|
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    Response from CowgateHostel | Property representative |
    There are frequent buses and also trams from the airport to the city centre of Edinburgh. As we are in the heart of the city it is a very short walk from the train and bus station. The same short walk from where the tram... More
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    Brooke K
    15 December 2014|
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    Response from CowgateHostel | Property representative |
    We require a lead guest over the age of 18 for bookings that are in our shared dorms. We do allow under 18's but over 16's to come to our hostel on their own however they must book a private room so they are not sharing with... More
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