Looking for a Room, Private Floor  or a Exclusive Rental in heart of Edinburgh City Centre ?

Spend a night at the newly refurbished Edinburgh Townhouse Hostel. Perfect for Individuals or Groups the Victorian Style Property is Located on Gilmore Place in the heart of Edinburgh’s vibrant City Centre.  No car is required.  It’s just a short walk from Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket party zone, Princes Street and the Conference centre.

The Edinburgh Townhouse Hostel was designed to accommodate modern day travelers. You can rent a room, Private Floor or the entire property.  The property offers great facilities which have been refurbished in June 2021.  Bedrooms  have free WiFi, a private bathroom and a shower.  Groups can book exclusive use of the property and all of its facilities.


at The Edinburgh Townhouse

Spend a night at The Edinburgh Townhouse Group Space 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.

Our Victorian style property can accommodate up to 33 persons in en suite Double, or En suite Twin, En Suite Double or en suite 3/4 or 5 Person Rooms.


Kings Theatre Edinburgh Gilmore Place

The Edinburgh Townhouse Hostel 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 won’t 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
Kings theatre
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. 


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
  • Digital Locks
  • Private Garden
  • Near Kings Theatre and Grassmarket Party zone
  • Security System 
  • 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
  • Towels

All groups of more than 8 persons are required to pay a refundable security deposit of £500on arrival. The deposit will pre authorised nd released back to your credit card on departure provided there has been no damages or behavior problems


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.

The Townhouse can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 33 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 ‘The Townhouse’ we will send an alternative option.

Kingsview City Centre Hostel