Overview

Safestay Edinburgh

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

₹ 649+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
based on 3,363 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.7
  • 5.6
  • 4.6

Good to know

  • Great reception
  • Friendly service

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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
    • Business centre
    • Laundry facilities
    • Express check out
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 3,363 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 89%."
      9.2 "Near to public transport, according to 92%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% were impressed by the laundry service."
      8.9 "Hotel security was great, thought 89%."
      8.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 80%."
    • 8.3 "Bar is amazing."
      8.5 "85% thought beverage prices were a great value."
      9.2 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 92%."
      8.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 80%."
    • 7.7 "High value."
      9.7 "97% thought it was a great value."
      9.5 "95% were happy with the price."
      8.5 "85% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were big enough."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought the shower was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said the rooms were modern."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      4.7 "53% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.7 "63% thought it was too noisy."
      2.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 71%."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 1.4 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    based on 470 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.2 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.6 "High value."
      9.7 "97% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.3 "57% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      2.5 "75% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 1,109 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% 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."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.1 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.4 "Average cleanliness."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.3 "57% found problems with the furniture."
      4.6 "54% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      2.5 "75% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      4.1 "59% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.2 "68% thought it was too noisy."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were small."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 1,782 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.4 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Beds were acceptable for 54%."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought the shower was ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said the rooms were modern."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      2.8 "72% said the wifi quality was bad."
    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
    "Great reception"
    "Friendly service"
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