Pollock Halls

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY, United Kingdom

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Pollock Halls, you'll be centrally located in Edinburgh, within a 10-minute drive of Princes Street and Royal Mile. This hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from University of Edinburgh and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre.


Make yourself at home in one of the 2000 guestrooms. Complimentary wired Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as gift shops/newsstands and wedding services. Additional features at this hostel include a picnic area and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.


At Pollock Halls, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Royal Commonwealth Pool - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
National Library of Scotland - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Queen's Hall - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The Meadows - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Surgeon's Hall - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Festival Theatre - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Potterrow Student Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Museum of Childhood - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Princes Street - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
University of Edinburgh - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
National Museum of Scotland - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Greyfriars Kirk - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Our Dynamic Earth - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Edinburgh Vaults - 2 km / 1.2 mi
George Square - 2 km / 1.2 mi

The preferred airport for Pollock Halls is Edinburgh (EDI) - 23.1 km / 14.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Renovations and Closures
The property is closed between 5 November and 25 May.

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