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

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 2-star Destiny Student - Cowgate Hostel is located in old Edinburgh, minutes away from Leith, Holyrood Park and The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum.

This hostel is placed in Newington district, known for a college and a gallery. The hostel is 5 minutes’ walk from Dubh Prais offering dishes of Scottish and British cuisine.

Turnhouse airport is 20 minutes' drive from the hostel.

Rooms

This hostel comprises 64 guestrooms with free Wi-Fi, heating, a dining area, a seating area and a trouser press. En suite bathrooms are provided. They feature showers and bathtubs.

Services

Guests are welcome to use an elevator and a storage room for general purposes.

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
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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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

Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
Double Room Ensuite
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Dining area
Room Description:

An en suite bathroom with shower and a fully equipped kitchen are featured in this shared apartment. This double bedroom in shared apartment has a 120cm-wide, small double bed.

Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
Four-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    830 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    8 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

An en suite bathroom with shower and a fully equipped kitchen are featured in this shared apartment. This 4-bedroom apartment has 4 120cm-wide, small double beds.

Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
Studio Apartment
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

An en suite bathroom with shower and a fully equipped kitchen are featured in this private studio apartment. This studio apartment has a 120cm-wide, small double bed.

Destiny Student - Cowgate photos Room
Penthouse Apartment
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

An en suite bathroom with shower and a fully equipped kitchen are featured in this shared apartment. This penthouse apartment has a 120cm-wide, small double bed.

Destiny Student - Cowgate Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Impro Jam400 ft
  • Mercat Tours400 ft
  • edinburgh festival fringe400 ft
  • OOR Tours The Musical Tour of Edinburgh400 ft
  • Saint Giles' Cathedral400 ft
  • The 3D Loch Ness Experience400 ft

Places of interest

  • Hubbard Academy Of Personal Independance400 ft
  • The Loch Ness Discovery Centre400 ft
  • Saint Patrick's400 ft
  • David Hume Statue400 ft
  • The Tron Kirk400 ft
  • bruntsfield evangelical church400 ft
  • Saint Anthonys Chapel400 ft
  • Real Mary Kings Close400 ft
  • Walk along the Royal Mile400 ft
  • North Bridge400 ft

Amusement

  • the GRV400 ft
  • Greyfrairs Kirk & Churchyard400 ft

Museums

  • Brass Rubbing Centre400 ft
  • National Museums of Scotland400 ft
  • Museum of Childhood400 ft
  • National War musuem of scotland400 ft
  • Royal Museum400 ft

Parks

  • Dunbars close garden400 ft
  • Rabbie's Trail Burners Ltd400 ft

Local attractions

  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse5200 ft
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
  • Parliament House1.1 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Royal Botanic Garden1.4 mi
    The Garden, Edinburgh
  • St. Giles Cathedral1.1 mi
    Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  • Holyrood Abbey1.1 mi
    Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh

Near the hotel

  • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments200 ft
    Corner of Cowgate and Niddry Street, Edinburgh
  • The Museum of Edinburgh600 ft
    142 Canongate, Edinburgh
  • Museum of Childhood900 ft
    42 High Street, Edinburgh
  • John Knox House Museum900 ft
    43-45 High St., Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland1000 ft
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh
  • Magdalen Chapel800 ft
    41 Cowgate, Edinburgh
  • Surgeons' Hall1000 ft
    Nicolson Street, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Blackfriars500 ft

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

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

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant900 ft

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

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

  • Namaste Kathmandu1200 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 Prais600 ft

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

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

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant1200 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

Destiny Student - Cowgate Reviews

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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