Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel - Edinburgh

Ziggurat, Wellgate House ; 200 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 1NQ  show map
 2 stars
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Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel - Edinburgh

 Free Wi-Fi
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel is only 750 meters from Princes Street Gardens, University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh Castle.

A busy area of Edinburgh is popular for a gallery, a theater and a castle. Guests can dine in Blackfriars and Dubh Prais located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

15 minutes' drive from Turnhouse airport and 5 minutes' walk to Edinburgh Waverley train station.

Rooms

Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel offers a mix of Studio Apartment, Four-Bedroom Apartment, Standard Double Room and Standard Studio. Some of the rooms at Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel have a dressing area, a seating area, a dining area, heating and a private kitchen. This property has en suite bathrooms. They are appointed with showers and bathtubs.

Eat & Drink

Guests can make use of a shared kitchen equipped with an oven, a cooktop, a stove and a fridge.

Services

Laundry, concierge service and 24-hour reception are offered for the guests' use.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   64.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Vending machines
  • Elevator

Services

  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

Ziggurat, Wellgate House ; 200 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 1NQ

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.7 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.4 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
    500 ft
  • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
    600 ft
Parks
  • The Meadows
    1700 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3800 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    64

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed
Size: 140 sq. feet
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    Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
    Penthouse Apartment
    Size: 380 sq. feet
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      Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
      Studio Apartment
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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        Four-Bedroom Apartment
        Size: 830 sq. feet
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          How to reach hostel

          hostel Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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          Hostel Address:

          Ziggurat, Wellgate House ; 200 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 1NQ

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Edinburgh
            700 ft
          Airports
          • Turnhouse (EDI)
            6.7 mi
          • Dundee (DND)
            35.4 mi
          Train Stations
          • Edinburgh Waverley station
            1400 ft
          • Bus stop
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
            500 ft
          • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
            600 ft
          Parks
          • The Meadows
            1700 ft
          Ski areas
          • Midlothian Ski Centre
            3800 ft
          Hostel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Number of rooms:
            64

          Destiny Student - Cowgate Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Impro Jam - 400 ft
          • Mercat Tours - 400 ft
          • edinburgh festival fringe - 400 ft
          • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh - 400 ft
          • Saint Giles' Cathedral - 400 ft
          • The 3D Loch Ness Experience - 400 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 400 ft

          Places of interest

          • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance - 400 ft
          • The Loch Ness Discovery Centre - 400 ft
          • Saint Patrick's - 400 ft
          • David Hume Statue - 400 ft
          • The Tron Kirk - 400 ft
          • bruntsfield evangelical church - 400 ft
          • Saint Anthonys Chapel - 400 ft
          • Real Mary Kings Close - 400 ft
          • Walk along the Royal Mile - 400 ft
          • North Bridge - 400 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Brass Rubbing Centre - 400 ft

          Amusement

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

          Museums

          • National Museums of Scotland - 400 ft
          • Collective Gallery - 400 ft
          • Museum of Childhood - 400 ft
          • National War musuem of scotland - 400 ft
          • Royal Museum - 400 ft

          Parks

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

          Local attractions

          • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 5200 ft
            13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
          • Parliament House - 1.1 mi
            Royal Mile, Edinburgh
          • Royal Botanic Garden - 1.4 mi
            The Garden, Edinburgh
          • St. Giles Cathedral - 1.1 mi
            Royal Mile, Edinburgh
          • Holyrood Abbey - 1.1 mi
            Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh

          Near the hostel

          • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments - 200 ft
            Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
          • The Museum of Edinburgh - 600 ft
            142 Canongate, Edinburgh
          • Museum of Childhood - 900 ft
            42 High Street, Edinburgh
          • Surgeons' Hall - 1000 ft
            Nicolson Street, Edinburgh
          • National Museum of Scotland - 1000 ft
            Chambers Street, Edinburgh
          • Magdalen Chapel - 800 ft
            41 Cowgate, Edinburgh
          • John Knox House Museum - 900 ft
            43-45 High St., Edinburgh

          Restaurants nearby

          • Blackfriars - 500 ft

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

            77% likes this, based on 72 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant - 900 ft

            Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
            Phone: 01312252832

            71% likes this, based on 398 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian
            Price Range: USD 9 - USD 24

          • Namaste Kathmandu - 1300 ft

            Address: 17-19 Forest Road
            Phone: +44 (0)131 220 2273

            83% likes this, based on 102 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian, Nepali
            Price Range: USD 32 - USD 40

          • Dubh Prais - 600 ft

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

            77% likes this, based on 457 reviews
            Cuisine: Scottish

          • Wedgwood The Restaurant - 1200 ft

            Address: 267 Canongate
            Phone: 0131 558 8737

            77% likes this, based on 954 reviews
            Price Range: USD 32 - USD 89

          Hostel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Number of rooms:
            64
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          Destiny Student - Cowgate Reviews

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            How to reach hostel

            hostel Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
            Show big map »

            Hostel Address:

            Ziggurat, Wellgate House ; 200 Cowgate, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 1NQ

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Edinburgh
              700 ft
            Airports
            • Turnhouse (EDI)
              6.7 mi
            • Dundee (DND)
              35.4 mi
            Train Stations
            • Edinburgh Waverley station
              1400 ft
            • Bus stop
              1000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Blackfriars (cuisine: British)
              500 ft
            • Dubh Prais (cuisine: Scottish)
              600 ft
            Parks
            • The Meadows
              1700 ft
            Ski areas
            • Midlothian Ski Centre
              3800 ft
            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Number of rooms:
              64