Overview of Hostel
Pollock Halls offers 2* accommodation in Edinburgh to suit every budget and purpose, whether you're coming to the city on holiday, for business or as part of a group visit.
Pollock Halls is seasonal campus accommodation located at the foot of Holyrood Park, and offers safe & affordable bed and br
From Edinburgh Airport, for 2+ passengers, we recommend a taxi for the 8 mile journey to Pollock Halls (cost approx. 20). Alternatively, you can take the Airport Bus 100 (Adult: 6 open return, 3.50 single) to Waverley Bridge. From here take a taxi, or proceed to North Bridge and take a south-bound bus (1.30, exact change only) to the Royal Commonwealth Pool, Dalkeith Road (numbers: 14, 30, 33, 48). From here, Pollock Halls is a short walk down Holyrood Park Road.
From Edinburgh's main railway station (Waverley): take a taxi to Pollock Halls, approx. a 5-10 minute journey.
Alternatively, proceed to North Bridge and take a south-bound bus (1.30 single) to the Royal Commonwealth Pool, Dalkeith Road (numbers: 14, 30, 33, 48). From here, Pollock Halls is a short walk down Holyrood Park Road.
Pollock Halls is approx. 25 minutes' walk from the station. Exit the station, and walk along Princes Street then right on North Bridge. Head south down North Bridge for approx. 20-25 minutes. Turn left along East Preston Street, and cross over to the other side of Dalkeith Road. Head right to Holyrood Park Road on the left, and Pollock Halls is a short walk down this road.
From the A720 City of Edinburgh Bypass, take A7 Old Dalkeith Road exit at the Sheriffhall Roundabout towards the City Centre. Continue straight for approximately 3 miles. Just past the Royal Commonwealth Pool, turn right onto Holyrood Park Road. Pollock Halls is the second turning on the right..
Pollock Halls is just 1.5 miles from the city-centre and Waverley train station, as well as many of the popular tourist attractions in Edinburgh. It is also just a 5 minute walk to Holyrood Park, and Arthurs Seat, an ideal location for walking, with beautiful views over Edinburgh.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Cancellation is 48 hours prior to arrival. In the event of late cancellation, the fee for the first night of stay will be charged. Please note check out is by 10.30am, and check-in is from 2pm (early check-in cannot be guaranteed, but luggage can be stored prior to 2pm if required).