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Cowgate Tourist Hostel

Serviced Apartment
94 -116 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JN, United Kingdom567 m from downtownShow on map

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Hotel Reviews

4.1/5Very Good


6 reviews

Most Popular Amenities

Wi-Fi in designated areas

Non-smoking floor

Luggage storage

Designated Smoking Area

Hotel Location

  • Edinburgh Airport12.56 km
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station590 m
  • Haymarket Train Station1.95 km
  • Edinburgh Old Town370 m

    Hotel Description

    • Opened: 2015
    • Number of Rooms: 36
    Cowgate Hostel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Edinburgh. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, grocery deliveries, express check-in/check-out are on the list of things guests can enjoy. Wooden/parqueted flooring, internet access – wireless (complimentary), heating, kitchenette, refrigerator can be found in selected guestrooms. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. No matter what your reasons are for visiting Edinburgh, Cowgate Hostel will make you feel instantly at home.

    Services & Amenities

    • Wi-Fi in designated areas
    Front Desk Services
    • Luggage storage
    • Express check-in/checkout
    • Front Desk (Non 24 hours)
    Food & Drink
    • Room service
    • Heating
    • Designated Smoking Area
    • Non-smoking public areas
    • All rooms non-smoking
    • Non-smoking floor
    • Laundry service (off-site)
    Public Area
    • Vending machine
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Vending machine (snacks)
    • Lobby seating area
    • Shared kitchen
    Cleaning Services
    • Laundry room
    • Room Cleaned: Daily
    Additional Facilities
    • Fire alarm
    • Fire extinguisher

    Need to Know

    Front Desk Not Open 24-Hours
    24-hour front desk service is not available at this hotel.
    Check-in and Check-out Times
    Check-in: from 14:00 to 23:00. Check-out: from 08:00 to 10:00. Please ensure you check in within the designated times.
    Important City Info
    Guests aged under 18 cannot stay at the hotel alone. Specific policies may vary by hotel and room type.

    Hotel Policy

    Check-in and Check-out
    • Check-in from 14:00 to 23:00
    • Check-out from 08:00 to 10:00
    Children and Extra Beds

    Children are welcome at this hotel.

  • Using Existing Beds
  • Children cannot use existing beds.

    • Extra bed:
    • Cribs cannot be added

      Max. 2 extra beds per room.

      • Children 11 years and under
        BreakfastNot included
        Fee£7.50 (approx. US$9.47) per person per night
      • Children between 12-13 years old
        BreakfastNot included
        Fee£10.00 (approx. US$12.62) per person per night
      • Parking is not available on site.


      No pets allowed.

      Paying at the Hotel

      The following payment methods are accepted by the hotel

      Cowgate Tourist Hostel Frequently Asked Questions
      How much does it cost to stay at Cowgate Tourist Hostel?
      Prices at Cowgate Tourist Hostel are subject to change according to dates, hotel policy, and other factors. To view prices, please search for the dates you wish to stay at the hotel.
      What is the closest airport to Cowgate Tourist Hostel?
      The closest airport is Edinburgh Airport. It is 12.56 km from the hotel and approximately a 26minutes journey by taxi.
      What are the check-in and check-out times at Cowgate Tourist Hostel?
      The check-in time is from 14:00 to 23:00 and the check-out time is from 08:00 to 10:00.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel provide airport transfer services?
      No, the Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't provide airport transfer services.
      What amenities and services does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have?
      Cowgate Tourist Hostel has the following amenities and services: Wi-Fi in designated areas, Non-smoking floor, Luggage storage.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have a swimming pool?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't have a pool.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have fitness amenities?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't have fitness amenities.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel provide free Wi-Fi?
      Please view the amenity list on the hotel page.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have non-smoking rooms?
      Yes, Cowgate Tourist Hostel has non-smoking rooms. Please view the hotel listing for details.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel provide breakfast?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't provide breakfast.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have a restaurant?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't have a restaurant.
      Is parking available at Cowgate Tourist Hostel?
      Yes, parking is available at Cowgate Tourist Hostel.
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have children's amenities?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't have children's amenities.
      Where is Cowgate Tourist Hostel?
      The hotel address is 94 -116 Cowgate. The hotel is 567m from the city center.
      Is Cowgate Tourist Hostel close to transport stations?
      The closest station is Edinburgh Waverley Station. It is 590 m from the hotel. View On Map
      Is Cowgate Tourist Hostel nearby popular attractions?
      Cowgate Tourist Hostel is near the following attractions: National Library of Scotland(Approximately 68 m), George IV Bridge(Approximately 78 m), The Cellar Door - Chocolate Workshops(Approximately 86 m).
      Does Cowgate Tourist Hostel have hot springs?
      No, Cowgate Tourist Hostel doesn't have hot springs.
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