Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel - Edinburgh

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

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Overview

The heritage 2-star Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel provides housekeeping, 24-hour reception and tour/ticket assistance to ensure guests a comfortable stay.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. Such Edinburgh sights as Edinburgh Castle, Festival Theatre and Calton Hill are all within reach.

A gallery, a theater and a castle are set within walking distance.

It lies only 250 meters away from Edinburgh Waverley train station. It takes about 15 minutes to get to Turnhouse airport by car.

Rooms

En-suite rooms at Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel are equipped with a kitchen, a sitting area, complimentary Wi-Fi, a personal computer and heating. An oven, a cooktop and a stove are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy meals of Scottish and British cuisine at Dubh Prais situated within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

The conveniences such as a luggage storage, a vending machine and a lift are offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   64.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Central heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel 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
Hotel 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
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How to reach hotel

hotel Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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Hotel 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
Hotel 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

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

Amusement

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

Museums

  • Brass Rubbing Centre - 400 ft
  • National Museums of Scotland - 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 hotel

  • 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
  • John Knox House Museum - 900 ft
    43-45 High St., Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland - 1000 ft
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh
  • Magdalen Chapel - 800 ft
    41 Cowgate, Edinburgh
  • Surgeons' Hall - 1000 ft
    Nicolson Street, 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 - 1200 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

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    64
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Destiny Student - Cowgate Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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    Hotel 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
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      64