CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT

50 Rose street North laneEH2 2NPEdinburghUnited Kingdom
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About CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT

Supplying comfortable lodgings in the heart of Edinburgh, the CODE Edinburgh is a budget-friendly hostel that combines modern design with traditional period building style. Princes Street is just a couple of minutes away from the accommodation on foot.

Japanese-inspired ‘pod’ beds offer an extra level of sophistication and privacy. Each room at the hostel also contains a shower room.

For convenience, the hostel offers communal and kitchen areas where guests can unwind and mingle with others. Free Wi-Fi is accessible in all areas of the property.

A complimentary breakfast is provided each morning at the hostel. The accommodation is also surrounded by a large collection of dining choices to suit all budgets and tastes.

The Scottish National Gallery is a five-minute walk from the hostel. Edinburgh Castle and the National Museum of Scotland can both be reached in less than 15 minutes on foot.


50 Rose street North lane, EH2 2NP, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1316599883 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Convenience store
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Ideal central Edinburgh location

With its central position in the city, the location of the CODE Edinburgh was one of its biggest selling points for previous guests. Many major attractions such as Edinburgh Castle and the Scottish National Gallery are within walking distance of the hoste

Pods a welcome addition

Offering supposedly an extra level of privacy and quietness over standard bed/bunkbeds, the unique pods were praised by most former visitors staying at the accommodation. Furthermore, the cleanliness standards of the pods – and hostel as a whole

Staff members provide a memorable service

Essentially all past guests of the CODE Edinburgh were full of praise for the service they received from the staff. The hostel's personnel are said to be very welcoming, warm and accommodating.

Negative Reviews

Limited amount of bathrooms available

Whilst both the quality and cleanliness of the shared bathrooms has rarely been criticised, it has been said on occasion that the limited amount of bathrooms has caused problems – an understandable issue due to there being only one bathroom per

Street noise can be problematic

A small number of previous visitors had an issue with noise when staying at the hostel. Whilst noise from those staying at the accommodation was typically kept to a minimum, street noise at night and in the morning was problematic on occasion.

Minor quibbles don't spoil a great experience

The accommodation has attracted minor criticism for the mattresses supposedly being somewhat thin, while the cost of staying is considered more expensive than other hostel alternatives in the area. Despite this, the large majority found the CODE Edinburgh

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9 out of 10 based on 554 reviews