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Castle Rock Hostel

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

OVER 18's ONLY - NO CHILDREN ALLOWED

*PLEASE NOTE: Due to having shared facilities, Castle Rock cannot be used for self isolation when arriving in Scotland from a country that requires a day 2 test... More...

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Edinburgh Backpackers

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 9340
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful city!

Please see "Things to Note" before booking with us!

We have a 48 hour cancellation policy - if you wish to cancel, you must giv... More...

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High Street Hostel

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

Please note:
NO under 18's allowed in the hostel.
We require a 10 GBP key deposit in cash.
You need a governmental ID to check in.
We do not host stag or hen parties.

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St Christopher's Edinburgh Original

Hostel
0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.5
Very good 7806
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

COVID 19 Policy Update.
In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property, including in-house disinfection.

When visiting... 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 Hostel is an urban concept designed to give travellers a central location and a premium quality sleeping environment at a low cost. The Asian-style pod concept is the main unique design featu... More...

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Belford Hostel

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1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.2
Fabulous 5363
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful city!

Please see "Things to Note" before booking with us! - No Under 12's allowed in our hostels under any circumstances!

We have a 48... More...

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Kick Ass Greyfriars

Hostel
0.5km from city centre - Show on Map
8.8
Fabulous 8086
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

IMPORTANT: NO GUESTS UNDER 18 YEARS OLD. Proof of age is required at check-in. A valid credit or debit card is required at check-in, to be checked against guest ID (card must be physically present, we... More...

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a&o Edinburgh City

Hostel
0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
7.5
Very good 2204
  • Perfect Location
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 Grassmarket

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0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 7041
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

OVER 18'S ONLY, NO CHILDREN ALLOWED. Proof of age is required at check-in. A valid credit or debit card is required at check-in, to be checked against guest ID (card must be physically present, we can... More...

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The Westend Hostel

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 1482
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

The West End Hotel is located in a B-listed Victorian townhouse only 15-minutes walk from the West End of Princes Street, the perfect base to relax yet within easy reach of all that Edinburgh has to o... More...

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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

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

Edinburgh Central offers 5 star VisitScotland accredited hostel accommodation in the heart of the city, close to major transport links and ideally positioned for exploring Scotland's capital.

Vario... More...

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The Hostel

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
Free WiFi

At The Hostel we provide comfortable accommodation at great rates! We understand that whether traveling as a tourist, backpacker or getting away with friends, comfort and budget are high on the list o... More...

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Princes Street Hostel

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
9.1
Superb 82
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

The most central hostel in Edinburgh, right off Princes Street and the Waverley train station. Perfect for groups and individuals wanting to discover the Scottish capital from our doorstep.... More...

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St Christopher's Edinburgh Old Town

Hostel
0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.4
Very good 198
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

COVID 19 Policy Update.
In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property, including in-house disinfection.

This brand new... More...

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Royal Mile Backpackers

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

Smack, bang in the middle of town, you won't find a better location than the Royal Mile!
In our small and friendly hostel with an open plan kitchen and dining area, making new friends is easy. There... More...

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Argyle Backpackers

Hostel
1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
7.8
Very good 2289
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

Come and experience the authentic Edinburgh while staying in two victorian townhouses
Bursting with character and exceeding standards for over 25 years, Argyle Backpackers is ideal for a stay in Edi... More...

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Haystack Hostel

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 431
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

With comfortable beds and common areas, and friendly, knowledgeable staff, we are the perfect place to base yourself while exploring Edinburgh.... More...

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CoDE Co-Living – The LoFT

Hostel
0.3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 547
  • 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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Destiny Student - Meadow Court

Hostel
1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.4
Very good 17
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous 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 - Brae House

Hostel
1.9km from city centre - Show on Map
7.3
Very good 66
  • 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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Hotel

Edinburgh House Hotel

Hotel
2.2km from city centre - Show on Map
7.5
Very good 82
  • Wonderful Location

The majority of the city's most popular attractions including the famous Castle ,Princes Street Gardens, Hollyrood Palace ,Botanic Gardens are easily accessible. Further on its location gives a choice... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Adelphi Hotel

Bed and Breakfast
3.4km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 31
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Free public, on street parking is possible nearby and Princes Street’s shops and the bars and restaurants on George Street are a 5-minute drive away. Edinburgh Rail Station is a 25-... More...

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Hostel

The Baxter

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
7.8
Very good 734
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Baxter, privately owned by the Baxter brothers, brings you a new standard of hostel. Set in the heart of Edinburgh it is an amazingly restored building offering a boutique hostel experience.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Blossom

Bed and Breakfast
0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 64
  • Wonderful 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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Apartment

City Retreat Edinburgh ApartHotels

Apartment
1.8km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 2
Free WiFi

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

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Apartment

The Edinburgh Townhouse

Apartment
1km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

The Edinburgh Townhouse is now available for Exclusive Use rentals from Groups of up to 33 Persons in 11 Private Bedrooms. The property has a guest kitchen and lounge and is located in a great city-... More...

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Hostel

Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 468
Free WiFi

We are located just a 5 to 10 minute walk from Waverley Station on Cowgate and beside the famous Royal Mile. Also within an easy walk of Edinburgh Castle. rn... 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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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 28 hostels in Edinburgh with an average rating of 8.3 based on 2,389 reviews 28 of 28 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.