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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

Reception is now open 24/7!

If booking for 5 or more people, please contact the hostel directly.

You will receive an email prior to your stay with our new COVID measures in place.
*This is su... More...

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Edinburgh Backpackers

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 8878
  • 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 us to make arrangements!

Please wear a mask whil... 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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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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High Street Hostel

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent 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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St Christopher's Edinburgh Original

Hostel
0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 7468
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb 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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St Christopher's Edinburgh Old Town

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0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 92
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb 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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Argyle Backpackers

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1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 2210
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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 is available from 10am... More...

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a&o Edinburgh City

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
7.8
Very good 2014
  • 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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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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CoDE Co-Living – The LoFT

Hostel
0.3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.9
Fabulous 533
  • 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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The Hostel

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

Only a 15 min walk from the famous Edinburgh Castle and the royal mile. Right beside us is St Mary's Cathedral, and 5 minutes from our door is Princes Street.... More...

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Royal Mile Backpackers

Hostel
0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
7.8
Very good 2949
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

You will receive an email prior to your stay with our new COVID measures in place. Please note - we cannot be used as a quarantine address as we do not have the facilities to accommodate this. If you... 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

Hotel
2.2km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 73
  • Wonderful 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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Kick Ass Grassmarket

Hostel
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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Destiny Student - Meadow Court

Hostel
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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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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The Westend Hostel

Hostel
1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.1
Fabulous 1317
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
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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Bed and Breakfast

Adelphi Hotel

Bed and Breakfast
3.4km from city centre - Show on Map
  • 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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Stay Central

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

A place for the explorers, the thrill seekers, the adventurists. A little bit boutique hotel, a little bit trendy European hostel, a little bit special.

We have 37 bedrooms arranged by size. They g... 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

Hotel
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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Hostel

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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Destiny Student - Shrubhill

Hostel
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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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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Belford Hostel

Hostel
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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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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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 32 hostels in Edinburgh with an average rating of 8.7 based on 8,629 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.