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Information about a&o Edinburgh City Hotel

Near Royal Mile

A stay at a&o Edinburgh City places you in the heart of Edinburgh, steps from Royal Mile and Princes Street. This hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Grassmarket and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from University of Edinburgh.Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hostel also features a television in a common area, tour/ticket assistance, and a vending machine.Make yourself at home in one of the 132 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.You can enjoy a meal at the restaurant serving the guests of a&o Edinburgh City, or stop in at the snack bar/deli. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.Featured amenities include express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities.

Services of a&o Edinburgh City Hotel

  • Evening entertainment
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Garden
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Karaoke
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • CCTV outside property
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Breakfast takeaway containers
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
  • Bar
  • Parking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Lockers
  • Lift
  • Smoke alarms
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Pub crawls
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Cashless payment available
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • First aid kit available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour desk
  • Walking tours
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Heating
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Restaurant
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking area
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Snack bar
  • Terrace
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Internet services
  • Billiards
  • WiFi
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Packed lunches
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Laundry
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized

Address

50 Blackfriars Street

Customers rating

77
3659 reviews by TrustYou

Hotel badges

  • Hostel
  • Economy Hotel

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