West End Hostel

West End Hostel


35 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

ExcellentBased on 582 reviews


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About West End Hostel

Located in Edinburgh, West End Hostel provides stylish, 3-star accommodation close to St Mary's Cathedral. This modern hostel is set in the heart of the city.

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To Downtown

0.9 mi



Nearest airport

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Distance to airport

5.9 mi


Check-in time

2:00 PM

Check-out time

11:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+44 131 225 3656

Amenities at West End Hostel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Linens
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Laundry facilities
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Trash cans
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • Socket near the bed
  • Storage available
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas


  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available

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Reviews for West End Hostel

GreatBased on 581 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff was really friendly! (in 137 reviews)
  • "Very clean and comfortable,good location,nice staff!" (in 97 reviews)
  • The rooms were big and light (in 71 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was very dirty. (in 64 reviews)
  • The beds were very cramped. (in 31 reviews)
  • "The rooms were clean, and the beds did not rattle or squeak at all." (in 31 reviews)

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Where is West End Hostel

Most Popular Landmarks

Dean Village0.2 mi
Concert Hall Usher Hall0.5 mi
Stockbridge Market0.7 mi
Edinburgh Castle0.8 mi
Princes Street Gardens0.9 mi
Grassmarket0.9 mi

Getting Around

Edinburgh West End0.3 mi
Edinburgh Haymarket0.3 mi
Edinburgh Stewart's Melville0.5 mi
Edinburgh Stewart's Melville0.5 mi
Edinburgh Orchard Brae0.6 mi
Edinburgh Princes Street0.8 mi

FAQs when booking at West End Hostel

Is pricing at West End Hostel comparable to 3 star hotels in Edinburgh?

West End Hostel is generally less than the average price of 3 stars hotels in Edinburgh. On average, you can expect to pay $301 per night in Edinburgh. West End Hostel will run you $32 per night, which is 90% cheaper than the Edinburgh average.

How close is West End Hostel to the nearest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse?

At 6 mi away, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the closest airport to West End Hostel. The average expected drive time from West End Hostel to Edinburgh Turnhouse is 0h 11m. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

What is the best way for guests to get from Edinburgh Turnhouse to West End Hostel?

Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for West End Hostel guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Edinburgh.

How close is West End Hostel from the Edinburgh city center?

The center of West End, Edinburgh, is just 0 mi away from the front doors of West End Hostel. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Usher Hall, which you can get to from West End Hostel using any means of transportation.

What is the West End Hostel phone number?

The best way to contact West End Hostel is by calling +44 131 225 3656.

Does West End Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, West End Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at West End Hostel?

11:00 AM is the check-out time at West End Hostel. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at West End Hostel, Edinburgh?

Prices at West End Hostel will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $32, though some users have found rates as low as $16. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

Is there a restaurant at West End Hostel?

Yes, food can be ordered from the West End Hostel restaurant. Opening times may vary. They also have a bar service for drinks.

Does West End Hostel have a laundry service?

There’s a laundry service at West End Hostel that can be used by guests.

How far is West End Hostel from Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre?

West End Hostel is about 1 mi from Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, one of Edinburgh’s most popular landmarks.

Is West End Hostel close to Murrayfield Stadium?

Murrayfield Stadium is also a popular place to see in Edinburgh. It is 1 mi from West End Hostel.