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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Argyle Backpackers

14 Argyle Place, Marchmont , Edinburgh, Scotland
Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

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Bursting with character and exceeding standards for over 25 years!
Argyle Backpackers is ideal for a stay in Edinburgh

Hostel reception hours are 9 - 22 hours, check-in time is 2pm - 9pm. Late arrival is possible ONLY by early notice and arrangement.

Only 10min walk to get to EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY and NAPIER UNIVERSITY campuses!

Everything you need is close by - ORGANIC FOOD SHOPS, VEGETABLE SHOPS, and FISH SHOPS, SUPERMARKETS, CAFES, PUBS, SHOPS, ATM

It's only a 10-15 min walk to the old town to EDINBURGH CASTLE, ROYAL MILE, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND and other city attractions. And only 2 min away from the beautiful central MEADOWS PARK - the main place for events during EDINBURGH FESTIVAL!

The ROOMS are spacious, well-furnished with lots of space for storage and have big windows offering STUNNING VIEWS of the Arthur's Seat mountain and Marchmont area!

ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION:

- NO CURFEW
- FREE WIFI
- FREE luggage storage
- FREE TEA/COFFEE/SUGAR
- FREE HAIR DRYERS, IRONS, SCALES
- DIGITAL SAFES or LOCKERS in some rooms
- FLAT SCREEN TVs (19' 32') in private rooms
- 2 fully equipped self-catering KITCHENS
- Charming CONSERVATORY and GARDEN
- Towel hires (£1)
- Laundry service (£5)
- 24 hour CCTV

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please note:

- Hostel may contact you to confirm card details and ask for CVV code to
be able to charge the non-refundable deposit. Failure on processing the
payment will cause a cancellation of your booking.
-The hostel will charge your card in case of 1 night booking prior
arrival on check in date and prior sending late arrival instructions.

IMPORTANT information for AUGUST
Please Note:

You will be charged a non-refundable deposit for the first night shortly
after you've made the booking on-line, we will contact you to provide us
with your CVV code off the card (This is the remaining 90% of the price
for the first night; please note this charge is not what you are paying
online at the moment of booking, but will be incurred afterwards). The
other nights can be cancelled, however 72h notice must be given. In the
case of no show up, you will be charged for the whole stay.

There is a MINIMUM OF 2 NIGHTS stay from 1st to 31st August (exceptions
could be made if there are gaps between the bookings).

- IMPORTANT information for CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR

Please Note:

You will be charged a non-refundable deposit for the first night shortly
after you've made the booking on-line, we will contact you to provide us
with your CVV code off the card (This is the remaining 90% of the price
for the first night; please note this charge is not what you are paying
online at the moment of booking, but will be incurred afterwards). The
other nights can be cancelled, however 72h notice must be given. In the
case of no show up, you will be charged for the whole stay.

There is a minimum of 3 nights stay required during Christmas and New
Years and we accept cancellations ONLY before 26th November.

Cancellations made more than 4 weeks before the arrival date will
receive a 50% refund. Cancellations made less than 4 weeks before the
arrival date shall not receive any refund. If your card is declined your
booking will be cancelled. This is applicable for bookings falling
between 22nd December to 2nd January.

Please contact us directly if you have any enquiries :)

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.6

  • Security 8.9

  • Location 8.9

  • Staff 8.9

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.3

  • Facilities 8.2


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    06 Oct 2018
    Lovely clean, comfortable room and facilities. Lovely, helpful staff. Great location and value for money. We WILL be back :D
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7

    Superb

    08 Oct 2018
    Loved the charm and character at the Argyle Backpackers. Everything was wonderful from the late night no fuss check in ( I accessed the building without reception which was smooth), the cosy sitting room, bedroom and kitchen areas, the friendly and helpful staff and of course the travellers I met whilst there. My double room was close to the toilet and shower - really like in your own home! The kitchen had everything you would need with a lovely conservatory attached overlooking the garden.
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 9.1

    Superb

    28 Sep 2018
    We really enjoyed staying at this hostel. The kitchens were both fully equipped and made cooking a breeze. There were plenty of bathrooms so never had to wait to shower. The place was extremely clean. The hostel was very quiet, and we were not disturbed at all during the night (we did have a private room but even so we didn't hear any other noise from the other guests). The location is quite good except for getting to and from the airport easily. Its only about a 20 minute walk to town.
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    29 Sep 2018
    We enjoyed our stay at Argyle Backpackers. The first room we had was a bit dark and the bed was squeaky. However, after telling the staff we got a lighter, warmer room with a very comfortable bed. Everyone at Argyle Backpackers was very friendly and helpful. The self-caring facilities had everything we needed.
    Germany, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • Games Room
  • Wi-Fi

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Things to Note

- Please bring valid ID for check in Passport /driving licence (UK residents too)

- You will be charged £10 (in cash) as a deposit for the room key, refundable upon check-out

- GROUPS OF 4+ PEOPLE must contact up via Phone or Email, otherwise we won't accept the booking and the deposit paid online will not be refunded

- Cancellations must be made at least 48h in advance (by 10:30am on your arrival day) and it must be confirmed by reception via email. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first 2 nights of your booking.

- CONTACT US if you are planning to arrive after 9PM

- A TRIPLE ROOM can be: 3 x 1single bed or 1double bed + 1single bed or 1double bed + bunk bed

- A TWIN ROOM can be: 2 single beds or a bunk bed

- Any guest under the age of 18 can stay only in a private room with family member who is over 18


IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please note:

- Hostel may contact you to confirm card details and ask for CVV code to be able to charge the non-refundable deposit. Failure on processing the payment will cause a cancellation of your booking.
-The hostel will charge your card in case of 1 night booking prior arrival on check in date and prior sending late arrival instructions.

IMPORTANT information for AUGUST
Please Note:

You will be charged a non-refundable deposit for the first night shortly after you've made the booking on-line (This is the remaining 90% of the price for the first night; please note this charge is not what you are paying online at the moment of booking, but will be incurred afterwards). The other nights can be cancelled, however 72h notice must be given. In the case of no show up, you will be charged for the whole stay.
There is a MINIMUM OF 2 NIGHTS stay from 1st to 31st August (exceptions could be made if there are gaps between the bookings).

IMPORTANT information for CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR
Please Note:

You will be charged a non-refundable deposit for the first night shortly after you've made the booking on-line (This is the remaining 90% of the price for the first night; please note this charge is not what you are paying online at the moment of booking, but will be incurred afterwards). The other nights can be cancelled, however 72h notice must be given. In the case of no show up, you will be charged for the whole stay.
There is a MINIMUM OF 3 NIGHTS stay from 22nd December to 2nd January (exceptions could be made if there are gaps between the bookings).



Please contact us directly if you have any enquiries :)


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