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Located in Newington, Pollock Halls is adjacent to Royal Commonwealth Pool and within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights like Arthur's Seat. This 2000-room, 3-star hostel has free breakfast and a bar/lounge, along with free self parking. Located centrally in Edinburgh, it's also close to Palace of Holyroodhouse and Greyfriars Kirk.

Dining

Free full breakfast is included with your stay. Entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café.

Rooms

The 2000 rooms have coffee makers. Guests can stay connected with free wired Internet. Free toiletries are also included.

Property features

Pollock Halls features free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and laundry facilities. If you drive, put free parking to good use. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with luggage storage and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a garden, a picnic area, and a gift shop.

Highlights

  • Steps from Royal Commonwealth Pool
  • Free full breakfast
  • Free in-room wired Internet
  • Free parking

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 5 November and 25 May.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This Edinburgh hostel also offers gift shops/newsstands, a garden, and a picnic area. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Pollock Halls is a smoke-free property.

  • Free breakfast 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 2000 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Picnic area 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Name

  • Edinburgh First Pollock Halls
  • Pollock Halls
  • Pollock Halls Edinburgh First
  • Pollock Halls House
  • Pollock Halls House Edinburgh First
  • Edinburgh First Hotel
  • First Hotel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh 1st
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Scotland
  • Pollock Halls Hostel Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls Hostel
  • Pollock Halls Edinburgh
  • Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel

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