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Malone's Old Town Hostel Reviews

14 Forrest Road, Edinburgh, Scotland

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83%

Rating
250 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 79%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 78%Cleanliness
  • 76%Facilities

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100%

great location, very good staff ,highly recommended.

  • 18th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


83%

Friendly staff, spacious dorm, lots of plug sockets, big wide window to let light in. Bedding very fresh and clean comfy. Room was always warm. Not much noise from bar downstairs and had a really nice couple of discounted drinks in the bar. nice breakfast! main negatives: only one toilet for everyone on the first floor, this toilet was very dirty. Kitchen very small for everyone to have breakfast. Staff woke me up to accuse me of stealing someone else's bed?? Maybe need an allocated bed system.


100%

Brilliant place with exellent staff. God bless the irish and germans!!!

  • 2nd Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Scotland
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


51%

The stairs at this place are absolutely ridiculous. If you have big bags avoid staying here at all costs. Three flights of steep stairs for a one night stay is not worth it. The bedding looked like it hadn't been cleaned and there was hair all over the mattress. Squeeky doors, lockers don't lock. There are plenty nicer hostels around that friends recommended eg. St Christophers.


94%

Great hostel with a great bar underneath. The staff were friendly and helpful and the discount at the bar was a great extra benefit. Beds were comfy and kitchen was clean, great hostel.


83%

Everything was alright and definitely good value for the money. Many programs in the pub downstairs with good deals for guests. Kitchen is pretty small, but for the amount of people staying was alright.

  • 24th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Czech Republic
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)




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