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Hotel Description

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel places you in the center of Edinburgh, steps from Princes Street and within a short 5-minute stroll of Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. Highlights at this hostel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

At the hostel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Continental breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 5-star New Town hostel include George Street and Calton Hill.

Standard Quadruple Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Ensuite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Twin Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 6 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Shared Dormitory (Female)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

About the Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Location 9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, Scotland EH7 4AL

Property Features

Along with a restaurant and a coffee shop/café, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. The eco-friendly Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel also features tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. This 5-star Edinburgh hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 271 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) (15.8 km / 9.8 mi)
  • Train station: Edinburgh Waverley Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)

Room Amenities

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel offers 271 accommodations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Shower
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 5.95 and GBP 7.50 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Edinburgh Central Hostel
  • Edinburgh Central Youth
  • SYHA Edinburgh Central
  • Hostel Edinburgh Central
  • Youth Hostel Edinburgh Central
  • Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Scotland
  • Edinburgh Central Youth Hotel Edinburgh
  • Central Youth Hostel
  • Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Scotland
  • Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.