Great rooms in Edinburgh City Centre

Kingsview Rooms

Spend a night at the newly refurbished Kingsview Rooms. Located on GIlmore Place in the heart of Edinburgh’s vibrant City Centre.  No car required at Kingsview.  Its just a short walk from Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket party zone, Princes Street and the Conference centre.

Kingsview was designed to accommodate modern day travelers. Exclusive rentals are available to groups of up to 35 persons. The property offers great facilities which have been refurbished in 2018.  Rooms are small and have free WiFi, private bathroom and shower.  Groups can book exclusive use of the the property and all of its facilities.

larger groups  can also book our sister property – Gilmore Rooms which is located directly opposite Kingsview. Exclusive access to both hostels can be arranged for groups of up to 55 Persons.


at Kingsview Rooms

Spend a night at Kingsview City Centre and enjoy our great facilities. Located in the heart of Edinburgh City Centre. The Hostel is a short walk from Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket party zone, Princes Street and Edinburgh International Conference centre.

Kingsview can accommodate up to 25 persons in en suite Double, or En suite Twin, En Suite Double or en suite 4 Person Rooms.


Hostel Area
Kingsview City Centre Rooms is located on Gilmore Place in the Tollcross area of Edinburgh City Centre.

Transport Links
Edinburgh Waverley and Haymarket Rail/Tram stations are just a short walk away. You wont need a car at Kingsview. Take a walk under the shadow of Edinburgh Castle and explore Edinburgh’s wonderful attractions.

find just a short walk away.

  • Fountainbridge where you will find Edinburgh Quay and its boats and barges – 5 Mins
  • Grassmarket party zone with it exclusive shops, bars and restaurants- 8 mins
  • Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle -12 Mins
  • Princes Street – 10 Mins
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre – 7 minutes
  • Haymarket Rail Station and Tram Terminal – 10 Mins
City Centre Hostel Kingsview Room Layouts
One small double en-suite room is located on the ground floor but unfortunately is not suitable for wheelchair users. Adult sized bunk beds are used where possible. This accommodation is offered to groups of all types. Where the group numbers are less than 40 people the house will be shared with other groups. A key is available for all guest rooms.


Check out our ‘Vital Statistics’ before you book to find out if Kingsview City Centre is a match for you or your group.
  • LOCATION 90% 90%
  • VALUE FOR MONEY 95% 95%
  • STAG / HEN FRIENDLY 100% 100%
  • GREAT FOR GROUPS 100% 100%
  • FUN 90% 90%
  • STAFF 95% 95%


  • En Suite Rooms
  • Self catering Facilities
  • Wifi
  • Sky TV
  • Fresh Bed Linen
  • Lockable Bedrooms
  • BBQ Area
  • Guest Lounge
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Central Heating
  • Tour Desk
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Iron & Ironing Board on request
  • Room Cleaning Service
  • Private Garden
  • Near Kings Theatre and Grassmarket Party zone
  • Books & Games
  • Garden
  • Recycling Bins
  • We require 1 months notice of cancellation for Groups
  • We require 72 hours notice of cancellation for Individuals
  • All Bedlinen
  • Free Wifi
Groups of more than 8 persons are required to pay a refundable security deposit of £20 per person on arrival. The deposit will be refunded on departure provided there has been no damages or behavior problems
Group bookings edinburgh hostels

Whether you need Meals, Airport transfers, packed lunches, tours or anything else just let us know. We have 12 years experience of helping groups make the most of their time in Edinburgh. We only use the very best providers in the city. Arrive with no surprises.

Kingsview can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 25 persons. We regularly welcome large summer groups of all types and sizes to Edinburgh Scotland. Whether you are a language group, student group, sports group or just a bunch of friends we can accommodate you.


We are group booking specialists and we aim to provide a very personal service.

Just let us know the size of your group, the type of room layouts you require. We will get back to you within 24 hours with a great option, tailored to meet your specific needs. Even better if we can’t accommodate your group at ‘Kingsview’ we will send an alternative option.

Kingsview City Centre Hostel