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Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)

Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)

2.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
2 West Port, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 2JA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationRoyal Mile3 min walk
  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Castle6 min walk
  • Popular LocationUniversity of Edinburgh10 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)16 min drive

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Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable Wed, Jul 28 - Thu, Sep 30.

About this area

Edinburgh

Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel) is located in Old Town Edinburgh, a neighborhood in Edinburgh, and is in the historical district. Edinburgh Port and Bruntsfield Links Golf Course are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Grassmarket and Royal Mile. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Murrayfield Stadium or Easter Road Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Grassmarket - 1 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 3 min walk
  • Scotch Whisky Experience - 4 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 6 min walk
  • University of Edinburgh - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) - 13 min walk
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Last Drop — 3 min walk
  • Timberyard — 3 min walk
  • Mussel & Steak Bar — 3 min walk
  • Hula Juice Bar and Gallery — 3 min walk
  • Castle Terrace — 4 min walk

About this property

Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)

Edinburgh hostel in Old Town Edinburgh with bar/lounge and coffee shop/café
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hostel has a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. All 25 rooms offer free WiFi.
Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel) offers 25 accommodations. This Edinburgh hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and lunch
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Offsite parking for GBP 11 per day; discounts available

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: GBP 3-10 per person
  • 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • Lockers available
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
All guests must show a valid passport or ID. This is the only form of identification that is accepted at this property.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from July 28 2021 to September 30 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 17 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 17 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 40 per person

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 3 and GBP 10 per person (approximately)
  • Offsite parking fee: GBP 11 per day (0.2 mi away)

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

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 may be 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
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Kick Ass Hostel Edinburgh
Kick Ass Edinburgh
Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel) Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 41 out of 81 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 81 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 81 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 81 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 81 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
The room was quiet as I stayed in an all girl's room but it was very cold. I also don't know how often they change the sheets and blankets. they should have male and female separate toilets.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
It was really great the pods were very comfy and when i told them it needed clean sheets and pillow it was down straight away.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
good
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was a trendy place with a great location. The pod beds were very comfortable. Staff were very friendly.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019