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Safestay Edinburgh

50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1NE, United Kingdom
+44 131 524 1989

$11+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
Based on 3,610 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 8.8
  • 8.3
  • 5.1

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  • Clean rooms
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    Safestay Edinburgh offers a great location, putting you within just a 10-minute walk of St. Giles' Cathedral and Greyfriars Kirk. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. This exclusive hostel is also within just a 10-minute walk of Festival Theatre and Real Mary King's Close.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Parking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Business center
    • Laundry facilities
    • Express check out
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 3,610 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.6 "Near to public transport, according to 96%."
      9.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 92%."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% said the reception staff was great."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% said the booking process went smoothly."
      8.2 "82% were impressed by the laundry service."
      7.5 "Hotel security was great, thought 75%."
      7.2 "Management was excellent, said 72%."
      8.8 "Lovely bar service, according to 88%."
    • 8.3 "Bar is amazing."
      8.2 "82% thought beverage prices were a great value."
      8.9 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 89%."
      8.8 "Lovely bar service, according to 88%."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Beds were acceptable for 54%."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
      6.9 "Only 69% thought the shower was ok."
      5.1 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 51%."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      5.4 "Beds were acceptable for 54%."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 505 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.2 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.1 "High value."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were big enough."
      6.9 "Only 69% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.8 "52% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.9 "61% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 1,191 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.2 "Bar is amazing."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.0 "80% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.7 "63% found problems with the furniture."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
      3.6 "64% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% thought it was too noisy."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
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    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 1,913 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.5 "Bar is amazing."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Beds were acceptable for 56%."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      7.0 "70% enjoyed the shower."
      5.2 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 52%."
      6.5 "65% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
      5.6 "Beds were acceptable for 56%."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      6.5 "65% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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