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St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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Overview of St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel

St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel

3 out of 5

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
9-13 Market St, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1DE

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Dungeon1 min walk
  • Popular LocationRoyal Mile3 min walk
  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Castle9 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)18 min drive

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About this area

Edinburgh

St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel is located in Old Town Edinburgh, a neighborhood in Edinburgh, and is in the city center and near the airport. Edinburgh Dungeon and Gladstone's Land are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Vogrie Country Park and Princes Street Gardens. Museum of Childhood and Victoria Street are also worth visiting. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Edinburgh Dungeon - 1 min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 3 min walk
  • Real Mary King's Close - 3 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 2 min walk
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Belushis bar — 1 min walk
  • Gurkha Cafe — 2 min walk
  • The Baked Potato Shop — 2 min walk
  • Patisserie Valerie — 3 min walk
  • Devil's Advocate — 3 min walk

About this property

St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel

3-star Edinburgh hostel in Old Town Edinburgh with restaurant
This smoke-free hostel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh - Hostel offers 29 accommodations. This Edinburgh hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
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

  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: GBP 4 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Lockers available
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 2 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Children under age 18 must stay in a private room with their parents or guardians.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 5 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 4 per person (approximately)

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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards, and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Children younger than 18 years are not allowed in the bars and pubs.

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

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

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Overall score and ratings

3.5

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 30 out of 168 reviews
5 - Excellent 18%
Rating 4 - Good. 57 out of 168 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 55 out of 168 reviews
3 - Okay 33%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 168 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 168 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

3.5/5

Cleanliness

3.7/5

Staff & service

3.2/5

Amenities

3.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We were both happy after room exchange as first room B16 was too small for 2 people.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Lovely stay and great service
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
It was easy to get to from the train. It was in a great location and the restaurant was phenomenal. The lift is out, so be prepared to tote luggage 6 flights on narrow stairs. The beds sre definitely stacked and the lockers are to small for even a carry on case
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Excellent overall but very cold overnight
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

3/5 Okay

Meh
Meh
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019