Brodies Hostels - Edinburgh

93 High Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom  show map
 2 stars
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Brodies Hostels - Edinburgh

Paid Wi-Fi

GBP 5 per day

Parking
Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

Business center

No pets allowed

Overview

Brodies Hostels provides ideal lodging in old Edinburgh.

Parliament House is 1.6 km of the property, while St George's West Church is around 1.6 km away. The venue is set in Newington district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Dubh Prais and Wedgwood The Restaurant that serve assorted delicacies.

Turnhouse airport lies within a 15-minute drive away.

Rooms

Guests can stay in one of 18 rooms featuring wireless internet and a work desk. Rooms include access to shared bathrooms.

Services

Brodies Hostels boasts a safe deposit box and a business center for guests' needs providing laundry and tour/ticket assistance.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel at GBP 5 per day.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 07:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

hostel Brodies Hostels - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hostel Address:

93 High Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.8 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    200 ft
  • Wedgwood The Restaurant
    600 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Rooms and availability

How to reach hostel

hostel Brodies Hostels - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hostel Address:

93 High Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.8 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    200 ft
  • Wedgwood The Restaurant
    600 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Brodies Hostels Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • edinburgh festival fringe - 400 ft
  • Saint Giles' Cathedral - 400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center - 400 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Patrick's - 400 ft
  • bruntsfield evangelical church - 400 ft
  • David Hume Statue - 400 ft
  • Saint Anthonys Chapel - 400 ft
  • North Bridge - 400 ft
  • Scottish Storytelling Centre Cafe - 400 ft
  • The Tron Kirk - 400 ft
  • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance - 400 ft
  • Canongate Kirk - 400 ft
  • Walk along the Royal Mile - 400 ft
  • The Edinburgh Dungeon - 700 ft
  • Canongate Tolbooth - 700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Scottish Gems - 400 ft
  • Scottish Gems - 400 ft

Amusement

  • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard - 400 ft
  • the GRV - 700 ft

Museums

  • Museum of Childhood - 400 ft
  • Brass Rubbing Centre - 400 ft
  • National War musuem of scotland - 700 ft
  • Edinburgh Police Centre - 700 ft

Parks

  • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd - 400 ft
  • Dunbars close garden - 400 ft

Local attractions

  • Holyrood Abbey - 5000 ft
    Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Parliament House - 1.0 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Royal Botanic Garden - 1.4 mi
    The Garden, Edinburgh
  • St. Giles Cathedral - 1.0 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 1.0 mi
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

Near the hostel

  • Museum of Childhood - 300 ft
    42 High Street, Edinburgh
  • Canongate Kirk - 400 ft
    153 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • The Museum of Edinburgh - 700 ft
    142 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • The Edinburgh Dungeon - 1100 ft
    31 Market Street, Edinburgh
  • John Knox House Museum - 300 ft
    43-45 High St., Edinburgh
  • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments - 700 ft
    Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland - 1500 ft
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Dubh Prais - 200 ft

    Address: 123B High Street
    Phone: 0-131 557 5732

    71% likes this, based on 441 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • Blackfriars - 600 ft

    Address: 57-61 Blackfriars St
    Phone: +(44)0131 558 8684

    81% likes this, based on 83 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Number One - 1200 ft

    Address: The Balmoral Hotel
    Phone: 01315576727

    85% likes this, based on 459 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 92 - USD 122

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant - 600 ft

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

    82% likes this, based on 973 reviews
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 88

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant - 900 ft

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

    77% likes this, based on 401 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 25

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    18
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Brodies Hostels Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Brodies Hostels

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 130 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.6

    rooms are fairly clean

    please put rubish bin in more than one place and clean the bath room and toilet more. the price of using the net is relatively high

  • Couple
    7.4

    Location is good, staff are really helpful!

    The shower room and toilet are too small!!!

  • Single
    9.6

    Clean no frills

    Early departure and swipe card deposit forfeit

  • Single
    6.4

    It is located in the centre of the old city, which is easy to find. The room was clean and the shower was good.

    I stayed at the 6-bed room. Although the room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The problem was the noise, I am not sure where it came from. Every 10 minutes, the sound/noise came somewhere from the wall, like ventilation. I woke up all the time because of the sound, I couldn't sleep well. It was a bit shame.

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Cheap price,good location.the staff there is quite hospitality

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The room was ok.

    The hotel had a terrible smell. Also, the toilets were terrible and the shower facilities were mediocre, isolated cubicles though water pressrue was good. Quite run down inside. However, room itself is fine and beds are ok to sleep on. There are other better hostels at similar prices. The location however is great, right in the middle of town.

  • Single
    8.8

    Ok - this is a very basic backpackers' hostel, so don't expect any frills, but if you just need a place to stay over in Edinburgh, it's absolutely spot-on. Its staff were extremely friendly and helpful, even though my train to Edinburgh was delayed and I didn't get there until well after midnight. The location couldn't be better either - right in the middle of the Royal Mile ... but that does mean it's not exactly in a peaceful backwater!

  • Single
    8.8

    Being able to interact with people from all over the world, and being able to have a lovely cuppa on arrival.

    The Stairs, but then the young gentleman offered to help me with my luggage, which was great, thank you.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Central location and excellent value for money

    Building had a strange smell and bathrooms were in poor condition

  • Single
    8.2

    i liked the central location unfussy attitude of brodies hostel i was in town to run a marathon and it suited my needs perfectly

  • Couple
    5.4

    To a hostel, it is good. Not far from railway station, but the main door is too small to find. No breakfast. Shared bathroom and toilet. The bed is comfortable, 24h hot water. It is suitable for young package visitor. But in the room it smelled not good, maybe the air fresher caused it.

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Receptionist very pleasant and welcoming. Reception area clean/welcoming. Lots of info on whats on. Shower good (pressure/temperature)

    Overall the decor is a little shabby. There was a large crack in the door of the reception desk, the celings in the shower were black/damp and decor generally appeared a bit worn/tired. I understand its budget accommodation however overall some paint etc would not go amiss in the bedrooms and corridors. No offence meant. I would still reccomend it though.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The kitchen is really good for backpacker and the basic double is very big.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The location was just perfect that we can walk to all the sightseeing spot in very short time. The hostel staff are very friendly and kind that she brought us a heater in the room. The hostel also have a kitchen that you can cooked if you wanted to save money on the meals. If I visit edinburgh, I'll stay there again.

  • Couple
    7.0

    Location is excelent !

    Male bathrooms are not full funtionally, as hand dryer and hot water.

How to reach hostel

hostel Brodies Hostels - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

93 High Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.8 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    200 ft
  • Wedgwood The Restaurant
    600 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    18