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Castle Rock Hostel

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0.3km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

***From 9 August all bookings will no longer have exclusive occupancy of the room due to the changes in policy by the Scottish Government regarding COVID-19. Please book the correct amount of beds for... More...

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CoDE Pod – The CoURT

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0.3km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

CoDE Pod Hostels - THE CoURT -a former courthouse and jail transformed into a hostel.... More...

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Edinburgh Backpackers

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.5
Fabulous 8800
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

From Monday, 9 August 2021, Reception will be open from 08.00 - 22.00 (8am-10pm) daily. If you plan to arrive after 22.00 (10pm), please contact Reception at edinburghbackpackers@hotmail.com to make... More...

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Argyle Backpackers

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1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.2
Fabulous 2190
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

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

Hostel reception hours are 10am - 4pm hours, check-in time is 2pm - 4pm. Lat... More...

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a&o Edinburgh City

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.1
Fabulous 1998
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

Stay with us at a&o Edinburgh City, located minutes from the historic Royal Mile, right in the heart of the city! Our reception is open 24 hrs, there’s no curfew and free WIFI runs througho... More...

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Kick Ass Greyfriars

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0.5km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

IMPORTANT: NO GUESTS UNDER 18 YEARS OLD. Proof of age is required at check-in.

BEER GARDEN WITH CASTLE VIEW. Enjoy the best view of Edinburgh Castle in town!

LOCATION. Our beautiful historic bui... More...

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St Christopher's Edinburgh Original

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0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 7443
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Edinburgh’s best located hostel! Guests enjoy a 25% discount on food at our Belushi's Bar, FREE WiFi, plus drink deals!..... More...

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St Christopher's Edinburgh Old Town

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0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.9
Fabulous 66
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

St Christopher's Inns brand new hostel in Edinburgh Old Town!... More...

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High Street Hostel

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

****** Note that at the moment we will not be able to provide breakfast, but self-catering kitchen facilities are available. Face covering is obligatory in all common areas. Please email highstreet@ma... More...

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CoDE Co-Living – The LoFT

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0.3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.9
Fabulous 524
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

CoDE Co-Living - THE LoFT is the first co-living and hostel hybrid in Edinburgh. We offer great long term rates for those looking to stay anywhere from 1 week up to several months and you are able st... More...

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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

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1.5km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Five star budget accommodation in the city centre, ideal for experiencing Scotland's capital - history, culture, food and drink, sport, shopping, comedy . . . all on your doorstep.... More...

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Destiny Student - Brae House

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1.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.2
Fabulous 49
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

Destiny Student - Brae House offers summer accommodation with a contemporary design. Ideal for socialising and studying.... More...

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Edinburgh House Hotel

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2.2km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 72
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Welcome to Edinburgh House Hotel which offers a warm Scottish welcome, together with a homely atmosphere and personal service.... More...

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Destiny Student - Shrubhill

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1.9km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 26
Free WiFi

Destiny Student - Shrubhill is located 5min from Edinburgh's New Town, offering affordable summer accommodation.... More...

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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First

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2.1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free Breakfast

Conveniently located near the Scottish Parliament and the Palace of Holyrood House and set in landscaped grounds. Our excellent prices include a full Scottish breakfast and great facilities... More...

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Kick Ass Grassmarket

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0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

OVER 18'S ONLY, NO CHILDREN ALLOWED. Proof of age required at check in.

LOCATION. Our beautiful historic building is located at the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town at the corner of the Grassmarket sq... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Adelphi Hotel

Bed and Breakfast
3.4km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

On the edge of Leith Links’ park, Adelphi Hotel offers guest accommodation in a Georgian townhouse.... More...

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Destiny Student - Meadow Court

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1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.2
Fabulous 3
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
Free WiFi

Destiny Student Meadow Court- Campus Accommodation(University of Edinburgh) is located on the doorstep of one of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Venues- Summerhall.... More...

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Destiny Student - Murano

Hostel
1.9km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 26
Free WiFi

Destiny Student - Murano is offering private rooms and studios in a quiet area of Edinburgh.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Blossom

Bed and Breakfast
0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 58
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

All bedrooms are tastefully furnished and for the convenience of guests have en suite facilities, colour television and tea/coffee hospitality tray.... More...

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Park View House Hotel

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3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 123
Free WiFi

Built in 1860, this detached Victorian house was once an elegant family home and is situated in the heart of Scotland's capital...... More...

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Belford Hostel

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1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
Free WiFi

Ever stayed in a converted Church! Then come stay with us!
Centrally located in the beautiful West End 5 minutes walk from Princess Street... More...

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The Westend Hostel

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 1317
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

The hostel is set in a Georgian town house which is approximately 150 years old.It is a ten minute walk to the city cent...... More...

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Apartment

Let's Edinburgh

Apartment
1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 28
Free WiFi

Stay with friends or family in 5* luxury for hostel prices, in Edinburghs BEST CITY CENTRE LOCATION!

Ideal location for all tourist attractions plus Edinburghs vibrant cafe culture, nightlife and s... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Edinburgh Regency Guest House

Bed and Breakfast
1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.8
Very good 79
  • Wonderful Location
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

This Victorian building is located in a highly desirable area of Merchiston, with Union Canal at the rear of the guest house... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Dene Guest House, New Town

Bed and Breakfast
1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
10.0
Superb 3
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Dene Guest House, New Town is situated in a beautiful Georgian house close to the botanical gardens.... More...

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Apartment

City Retreat Edinburgh ApartHotels

Apartment
1.8km from city centre - Show on Map
10.0
Superb 2
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

City Retreat Edinburgh ApartHotels gives you Self catering apartments in various locations in Edingburgh... More...

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Hotel

Stay Central

Hotel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

Stay Central is a newly refurbished stylish Hotel located in the centre of Edinburgh.... More...

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Apartment

CityLiveIn

Apartment
1km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 17
Free WiFi

CityLivein Grove Street is just a 10-minute walk from Princes Street and consist of 321 double rooms or studios with a kitchenette, as well as a 24-hour reception.... More...

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Culane House Hotel

Hotel
3.1km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 31
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Culane Guest House Hotel is centrally located and is the perfect place to unwind and relax in Edinburgh.... More...

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The Scottish capital attracts people from across the globe with its world-class culture, food and entertainment Thanks to a large student population,
there is a great selection of bars and restaurants in Edinburgh that will appeal to any backpackers or budget travellers passing through.

It’s also known as the Festival City, thanks to a huge variety of events that happen throughout the year, especially during the summer months,
when the city hosts well-known events like the Fringe Festival and T in the Park during the summer months.

Most hostels in Edinburgh are close to the city centre thanks to it being one of the most compact cities in Europe. The city is divided into the Old Town and New Town, both of which are UNESCO World Heritage Site, and each of which has its own unique character.

Book a hostel in Edinburgh’s New Town (which was actually built in the mid-to-late 18th century) if you prefer Georgian townhouses, wide avenues and open squares. It’s also home to independent coffee shops and artisan bars. If you prefer cobbled streets and medieval architecture, then the hostels in Edinburgh’s Old Town are for you, which puts you within easy reach of all the best tourist attractions.

The Scottish are known for their good nature and hospitality, so don’t be shy about asking hostels owners and reception staff for recommendations.
They can help you get out into the highlands and see some of the world’s most amazing landscapes, or give you a local perspective on Edinburgh.

Take a walk along the Royal Mile, which runs through the heart of Edinburgh and connects two Royal residence; Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood House. For those feeling fit,
take a walk to the top of Arthur’s Seat, which takes about an hour, and admire the beautiful views of the city. If you prefer a more leisurely pace, there’s also Calton Hill,
which only takes a few minutes to reach the top.

A few other notable sites include the National Museum of Scotland, the Royal Botanic Garden and St. Giles Cathedral. Once you’ve seen the sights, take some time to explore
the city’s amazing food and drink scene, which features countless award-winning restaurants that pride themselves on top-quality ingredients and local produce.
The Scotch Whiskey Experience is another great option.

Getting from the airport to the city centre couldn’t be simpler, thanks to a tram that only takes 35 minutes to reach the city centre. There’s also plenty of taxis and a 24-hour bus. Once you’ve settled into your accommodation, there’s a huge network of buses, trams and suburban rail routes to choose from, even though you should be able to reach
the main sights and attractions on foot.

We have 32 hostels in Edinburgh with an average rating of 8.8 based on 8,605 reviews 32 of 32 properties available in Edinburgh

About Edinburgh

The Scottish capital attracts people from across the globe with its world-class culture, food and entertainment Thanks to a large student population,
there is a great selection of bars and restaurants in Edinburgh that will appeal to any backpackers or budget travellers passing through.

It’s also known as the Festival City, thanks to a huge variety of events that happen throughout the year, especially during the summer months,
when the city hosts well-known events like the Fringe Festival and T in the Park during the summer months.

Most hostels in Edinburgh are close to the city centre thanks to it being one of the most compact cities in Europe. The city is divided into the Old Town and New Town, both of which are UNESCO World Heritage Site, and each of which has its own unique character.

Book a hostel in Edinburgh’s New Town (which was actually built in the mid-to-late 18th century) if you prefer Georgian townhouses, wide avenues and open squares. It’s also home to independent coffee shops and artisan bars. If you prefer cobbled streets and medieval architecture, then the hostels in Edinburgh’s Old Town are for you, which puts you within easy reach of all the best tourist attractions.

The Scottish are known for their good nature and hospitality, so don’t be shy about asking hostels owners and reception staff for recommendations.
They can help you get out into the highlands and see some of the world’s most amazing landscapes, or give you a local perspective on Edinburgh.

Take a walk along the Royal Mile, which runs through the heart of Edinburgh and connects two Royal residence; Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood House. For those feeling fit,
take a walk to the top of Arthur’s Seat, which takes about an hour, and admire the beautiful views of the city. If you prefer a more leisurely pace, there’s also Calton Hill,
which only takes a few minutes to reach the top.

A few other notable sites include the National Museum of Scotland, the Royal Botanic Garden and St. Giles Cathedral. Once you’ve seen the sights, take some time to explore
the city’s amazing food and drink scene, which features countless award-winning restaurants that pride themselves on top-quality ingredients and local produce.
The Scotch Whiskey Experience is another great option.

Getting from the airport to the city centre couldn’t be simpler, thanks to a tram that only takes 35 minutes to reach the city centre. There’s also plenty of taxis and a 24-hour bus. Once you’ve settled into your accommodation, there’s a huge network of buses, trams and suburban rail routes to choose from, even though you should be able to reach
the main sights and attractions on foot.