Get an overview of this hotel5-star Edinburgh hostel in Old Town, walk to St. Giles' Cathedral

Location

Located in Old Town, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Museum of Childhood, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Greyfriars Kirk. Festival Theatre and Real Mary King's Close are also within 10 minutes.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a computer station, and express check-in are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are shared and offer free WiFi and showers.

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Edinburgh hostel also offers laundry facilities, express check-in, and express check-out.

Safestay Edinburgh is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 132 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Bar 50 - This pub serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

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 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 5.95 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Smart City Hostels Edinburgh
  • Smart Hostels Hostel Edinburgh City
  • Smart City Hostels Edinburgh Hotel Edinburgh
  • Smart City Hostels Edinburgh Scotland
  • Smart City Hostels Safestay Hostel Edinburgh
  • Smart City Hostels Safestay Hostel
  • Smart City Hostels Safestay Edinburgh
  • Smart City Hostels Safestay
  • Safestay Edinburgh Hostel
  • Smart City Hostels by Safestay

We should mention

Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

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


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