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Pollock Halls

18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY, United Kingdom
+44 131 651 2007

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Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
Based on 3,352 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 4.8

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    You'll be centrally located in Edinburgh with a stay at Pollock Halls, steps from Royal Commonwealth Pool and close to Arthur's Seat. This hostel is close to Greyfriars Kirk and Palace of Holyroodhouse.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 2000 guestrooms. Complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, housekeeping is provided daily, and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) can be requested.

    Amenities

    Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands. Additional features at this hostel include wedding services, a picnic area, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at the hostel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Gift shop
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 3,352 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.0 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 603 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      8.1 "Great parking, according to 81%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
    • 8.5 "Food is delicious."
      9.3 "93% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.5 "95% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
      2.4 "76% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% found problems with the furniture."
      1.1 "89% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      2.4 "76% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 402 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      7.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 71%."
      7.8 "Great parking, according to 78%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Very good internet connection."
      8.4 "84% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 8.8 "Good value."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      2.2 "78% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 67 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 8.7 "Good value."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 2,279 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.7 "Housekeeping was great, according to 77%."
      9.0 "Hotel security was great, thought 90%."
      10.0 "100% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.1 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      8.2 "82% were happy with the price."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      7.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 70%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.1 "Great parking, according to 81%."
      9.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 92%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were small."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% had problems with the shower."
      2.4 "76% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.0 "90% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      4.5 "55% found problems with the furniture."
      4.1 "For 59%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.7 "83% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were small."
      2.4 "76% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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    "Clean rooms"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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