High Street Hostel

High Street Hostel


8 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

ExcellentBased on 1,277 reviews


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Reviews for High Street Hostel

ExcellentBased on 1,277 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.4
  • Comfort8.2
  • Facilities6.6
  • Location9.7
  • Services8.3
  • Staff9.2
  • Value for money8.9
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travellers 

About High Street Hostel

Centrally located, High Street Hostel offers easy access to Edinburgh's popular shopping and sightseeing areas. It also provides luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

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Good to know

Distance to city centre

0.4 mi

Location rating








Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact number

+44 131 557 3984

Amenities at High Street Hostel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Earplugs
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Adults only
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Walk-in shower
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available


  • Board games/puzzles
  • Pool table


  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security

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Where is High Street Hostel

Most popular landmarks

Princes Street Gardens0.4 mi
Edinburgh Castle0.5 mi

Getting around

Edinburgh Waverley0.2 mi
Edinburgh Bus Station0.4 mi
Edinburgh Grassmarket Square0.4 mi
Edinburgh York Place0.5 mi
Edinburgh Princes Street0.5 mi
Edinburgh West End1.0 mi

FAQs when booking at High Street Hostel

  • Is pricing at High Street Hostel comparable to 2 star hotels in Edinburgh?

    The average rate for a night at High Street Hostel is 11% less than the Edinburgh average for similarly rated 2 stars hotels. The nightly rate at High Street Hostel is typically £44, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Edinburgh.

  • What is the High Street Hostel phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at High Street Hostel please call +44 131 557 3984.

  • Does High Street Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, High Street Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at High Street Hostel?

    The standard check-out time at High Street Hostel is 10:30. Guests can usually check-in from 15:00. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

  • How much does it cost to stay at High Street Hostel, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom?

    Usually High Street Hostel room prices are around £44/night, with the cheapest deals starting from £11/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

  • Does High Street Hostel have a laundry service?

    There’s a laundry service at High Street Hostel that can be used by guests. No need to pack a travel iron either, as the accommodation can provide one.

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