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Pollock Halls

18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY, United Kingdom
+44 131 651 2007

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Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
based on 3,361 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 4.8

Good to know

  • Near city centre
  • Great reception
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    You'll be centrally located in Edinburgh with a stay at Pollock Halls, steps from Royal Commonwealth Pool and close to Arthur's Seat. This hostel is close to Greyfriars Kirk and Palace of Holyroodhouse.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 2000 guestrooms. Complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, housekeeping is provided daily, and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) can be requested.

    Amenities

    Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands. Additional features at this hostel include wedding services, a picnic area, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at the hostel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Gift shop
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 3,361 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 8.8 "Very good internet connection."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
    • 3.9 "Not very comfortable."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 638 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      7.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 73%."
      8.1 "Great parking, according to 81%."
      9.9 "Near to public transport, according to 99%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      9.4 "94% loved the menu selection."
    • 7.8 "Good amenities."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.4 "94% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."
      2.5 "75% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.5 "75% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.1 "89% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      3.8 "62% found problems with the furniture."
      0.9 "91% thought the tv was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 369 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      7.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 73%."
      7.7 "Great parking, according to 77%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.8 "Very good internet connection."
      8.2 "82% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 8.7 "Good value."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      2.1 "79% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 3.6 "Not very comfortable."
      2.1 "79% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were small."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 67 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 2,285 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.6 "Housekeeping was great, according to 76%."
      9.3 "Hotel security was great, thought 93%."
      7.2 "72% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      7.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 70%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.1 "Great parking, according to 81%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Good value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
      8.7 "87% were happy with the price."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      1.8 "82% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% had problems with the shower."
      2.1 "79% criticized the small bathroom."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
      0.8 "92% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      4.3 "57% found problems with the furniture."
      3.5 "For 65%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      1.8 "82% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      2.1 "79% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Near city centre"
    "Great reception"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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