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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 10 People
279 square feet
10 Single Beds
Room sleeps 1 guest
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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 12 people
473 square feet
12 Single Beds
Room sleeps 1 guest
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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 6 people
279 square feet
6 Single Beds
Room sleeps 1 guest
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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 8 people
279 square feet
8 Single Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
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Quadruple Room (4 people)
343 square feet
2 Single Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 5 people (Female Only)
31 square feet
5 Single Beds
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Twin Room
99 square feet
1 Single Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room (Single over Double)
32 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed 3 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Twin (Bunk Bed)
43 square feet
1 Single Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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One Bed in a Dorm Room for 4 people
343 square feet
4 Single Beds
Room sleeps 1 guest
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6 Bed Private Room
3 Single Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
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Triple (Bunk Bed & Single)
32 square feet
1 Single Bunk Bed and 1 Single Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star Edinburgh hostel in Old Town, walk to Royal Mile

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Edinburgh Vaults, Royal Mile and Princes Street. Festival Theatre and Real Mary King's Close are also within 10 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is only a 5-minute walk and Edinburgh Haymarket Station is 26 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 on-site.

Room amenities

All rooms are shared and offer free WiFi and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel 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 wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Edinburgh hostel also offers vending machine, laundry facilities and express check-in.

Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile is a smoke-free property.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile offers 132 forms of shared accommodation with free toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared accommodations
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM and at the weekend between 7:00 AM and 11:00 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
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 4:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant 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

No cots (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 5 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-in fee: GBP 10 for check-in between noon and noon
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • 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
  • Smart City Hostels by Safestay
  • Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile Edinburgh
  • Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile Edinburgh
  • Smart City Hostels by Safestay
  • Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile Hostel
  • Safestay Royal Mile Hostel
  • Safestay Royal Mile
  • Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile
  • Safestay Edinburgh
  • Smart City Hostels Edinburgh

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

National Rating

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

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