Region: Scotland

Disabled Facilities: Yes

Category: Accommodation & Residential Trips

Address: St Christopher's Inn Edinburgh, 9-13 Market Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 1DE

Contact: 0208 600 75 00



St Christopher’s Edinburgh is located in the centre of the Scottish capital amongst the charm of the Old Town - right next to Waverley (central) station, opposite the Edinburgh Dungeon and minutes walk from the Royal Mile and the Edinburgh Castle. It is the perfect base to explore Edinburgh like a local - with a free buffet style breakfast every morning, free WiFi and a load of free extras.

Downstairs you’ll find Belushi’s bar and restaurant where you’ll receive 25% off all food on the menu. If you want to experience some Scottish cuisine head next door to Jake’s place to get your haggis fix and sample some local craft beers.

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What group sizes do you cater for?

Please give information regarding room sizes and room facilities?
We offer a wide range of rooms in our Edinburgh hostel - with mixed and female only dorms to double, twin, private rooms for those looking for a little extra comfort. Our staff are on hand 24hrs a day and with no curfew you can be sure to make the most of the Edinburgh nightlife nearby.

Other awesome facilities and services offered at our hostel include:

25% off food and drink specials downstairs in Belushi’s bar and restaurant
A continental style buffet breakfast is included every morning
Travel kiosk with information on trips in and around Edinburgh
Free WiFi
Freshly made beds upon arrival
Chillout room and internet lounge
Friendly and multilingual reception staff
Online check in with a 24 hour reception
No Curfew
Free city walking tour
Insured lockers available
Digital key cards for your additional security.

What is the cost of the accommodation?
Rates vary in function of seasons. Beds are available from £13 per person per night in dorms and from £50 per private room per night, off peak.

What is your process for booking pre arranged risk assessments?
Risk assessments are available on request. St Christopher’s Inns complies with all regulations and does regular safety checks.

Does your Accommodation have a booking contact?
Central reservation department : +44 208 600 75 00

Do you have first aid on site or will the group need to bring a qualified first aider?
Our supervisors, managers are first aid trained.

Please list facilities available.
Hostel Service & Facilities

What’s included:

A continental style buffet breakfast is included every morning
Clean bed linen provided and your bed freshly made before arrival
Free and unlimited WiFi (throughout the entire building)
Guests receive 25% off food downstairs in Belushi’s
Our reception is open 24-hours a day.
We have no curfew
Digital key cards and private lockers available to rent
Available at reception:

Towels available to purchase or rent Hair dryers, universal power adaptors and other travel necessities available
Travel Deals available to purchase at reception
Tickets to different pub crawls every night of the week

What are your disabled facilities?
Disabled rooms available on 1st floor.

What are your opening days and hours?
Our reception is open 24-hours a day.

Do you have any testimonials from previous schools we can include?
‘’The hostel location is great! Right in front of the train station. Great place to stay, with friendly staff and great facilities. The group stayed in six-bed dorms and a four-bed dorms. The bunks had personal light, power socket, USB socket etc.’’

Is there anything else that you feel is important and want to include in your information?
From Edinburgh Waverly Train Station

Exit the station using the Market Street exit.
The hostel is located directly opposite.

From Edinburgh Bus Station

Exit the station into St Andrew's Square.
Turn left and walk down this road.
Cross Princess Street.
Cross over Waverly Bridge.
Turn left into Market Street.
The hostel is located directly opposite the train station.

From Edinburgh Airport

Take the shuttle bus to the city centre.
Get off at the corner of Waverly Bridge and Market Street.
Walk along Market Street toward the train station.
The hostel is located directly opposite the train station

Age of Children / Pupils: College University

Months Open: All Year Round January February March April May June July August September October November December

Accommodation Type: Hostels