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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star Edinburgh hostel in Newington, walk to Royal Commonwealth Pool

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Newington, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Royal Commonwealth Pool and Holyrood Park. Festival Theatre and University of Edinburgh are also within 1 mi (2 km). Edinburgh Waverley Station is 23 minutes by foot.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has a bar/lounge and a conference center. Full breakfast is free. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and wedding services.

Room Amenities

All 2000 rooms offer free wired Internet, coffee makers, and showers.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 5 November and 25 May.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast.

This Edinburgh hostel also offers gift shops/newsstands, a garden, and a picnic area.

Pollock Halls is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Electric car charging station
  • Restaurant
  • Total number of rooms - 2000
  • Wedding services
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas:

Parking

Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Pollock Halls offers 2000 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired Internet
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast.

Pollock Halls has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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 are 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 rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Names

  • Edinburgh First Pollock Halls
  • Pollock Halls
  • Pollock Halls Edinburgh First
  • Pollock Halls House
  • Pollock Halls House Edinburgh First
  • Edinburgh First Hotel
  • First Hotel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh 1st
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Scotland
  • Pollock Halls Hostel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls Hostel
  • Pollock Halls Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel
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