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Cowgate Tourist Hostel

96 Cowgate Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH1 1JN, United Kingdom
080 8168 9610

AED 45+

Overall guest ratings

6.9/10 Good
Based on 1,258 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 8.9
  • 4.6
  • 4.4

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  • Good kitchenette

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    About

    Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps from Parliament House, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Greyfriars Kirk. Real Mary King's Close and National Museum of Scotland are also within 5 minutes.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Express check out
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    Based on 1,258 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      7.0 "70% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Very good internet connection."
      8.6 "86% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.6 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 66%."
      6.1 "61% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
      5.8 "Dining area was clean enough, according to only 58%."
    • 4.6 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.3 "57% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      3.9 "61% found problems with the furniture."
      2.9 "For 71%, the rooms looked old."
      4.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 59%."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.9 "81% thought it was too noisy."
      4.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 59%."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.1 "79% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.9 "For 71%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    "Good kitchenette"
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