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Cowgate Tourist Hostel

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

€11+

Overall guest ratings

7.0/10 Good
based on 1,126 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.8
  • 4.5
  • 4.1

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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

    7.0 Good
    based on 1,126 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 95%."
      7.0 "70% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.8 "Very good internet connection."
      8.6 "86% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.4 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 54%."
      6.3 "63% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
      5.0 "Dining area was clean enough, according to only 50%."
    • 4.5 "Bad amenities."
      4.3 "57% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.2 "58% complained about the elevator."
      2.2 "For 78%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      1.7 "83% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
      4.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 58%."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.7 "63% complained about the bathroom."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      3.9 "61% found problems with the furniture."
      2.4 "For 76%, the rooms looked old."
      4.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 58%."
    • 3.9 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.8 "82% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.2 "For 78%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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