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Kick Ass Hostels

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

Voted BEST NEW HOSTEL UK 2015 . Fantastic City centre Location. Awesome Castle Views. Free Wifi. Free Walking Tours, Great Vibe!... More...

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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

Voted BEST HOSTEL IN SCOTLAND and best XL hostel IN THE WORLD!! Our fabulous location, palatial grandeur and that all important backpacker-vibe promises you a great holiday in our wonderful city.... More...

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Edinburgh Backpackers

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 7724
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

The Edinburgh Backpacker Hostel has over 18 Double/Twin/Single rooms in the best location in town. We offer every guest - Free WiFi - Free Lockers - power plugs at every bed.... More...

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Cowgate Tourist Hostel

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0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.5
Very good 3783
  • Wonderful Location
Free WiFi

One of the city's few 3 star hostels, we offer the perfect blend of security, comfort and affordability. The building is located on Cowgate Street, in the heart of the city!... More...

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St Christopher's Edinburgh

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0.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.2
Fabulous 6669
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
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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High Street Hostel

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

We are the city's original independent backpacker's hostel. Excellently located in the heart of Edinburgh's old town just off the historical Royal Mile... More...

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Belford Hostel

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1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.0
Fabulous 4569
  • Marvellous Staff
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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Budget Backpackers

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0.5km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 7035
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Fantastic City centre Location. Awesome Castle Views. Free Wifi. Free Walking Tours, Great Backpacker Vibe... More...

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Royal Mile Backpackers

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

Located on SCOTLAND'S MOST FAMOUS STREET in the very heart of this amazing city. If you are looking for a fun and central place to stay then look no further! A warm welcome is guaranteed at RMB... More...

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Light House Hostel

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1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

We donate 50% of our profit to a housing charity- stay with us and you also help provide homes for people in need. A beautiful Georgian house with character & charm. Close to the centre & the... More...

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The Westend Hostel

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 1121
  • 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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Princes Street Backpackers East

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
Free WiFi

Provides guests with a friendly, easy-going and cosy atmosphere. Located on West Register St. Residents enjoy a free dinner each Sunday night.... More...

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Argyle Backpackers

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1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.5
Fabulous 1946
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Bursting with character and exceeding standards for over 25 years!... More...

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Safestay Edinburgh

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0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 1766
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

Our 5 star city centre hostel and lively Bar 50, with great grub and bevy, is the perfectly located base to explore all Edinburgh has to offer. We are just off the mile and minutes from the castle.... More...

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The Baxter

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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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The Hostel

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.0
Fabulous 1682
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
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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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Hostel
1.5km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 550
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent 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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Haystack Hostel

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

We are a newly refurbished hostel in the heart of Edinburgh, designed specifically with backpackers in mind. With comfortable beds and common areas, and friendly, knowledgeable staff, we are the perfe... More...

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CODE Pod Hostel

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

CODE POD hostel is a boutique hostel in the vibrant and beautiful city centre of Edinburgh. Our sophisticated ‘pods’ are designed with maximum comfort and privacy in mind.... More...

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Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls

Hostel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 432
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First

Hostel
2km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic 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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Grosvenor Gardens

Hotel
1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
9.6
Superb 56
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Grosvenor Gardens Hotel offers a warm and professional welcome to both tourist and business visitors.

In a city renowned for its Georgian and Victorian architecture this attractive Edinburgh H... More...

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Merith House Hotel

Hotel
3.1km from city centre - Show on Map
7.5
Very good 195
  • Wonderful Location
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Our hotel is just a mile from Princess Street, a mere 5-10 minutes from both the city centre and Leith Dock.... More...

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Edinburgh Haddington Place Youth Hostel

Hostel
1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 35
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

From from mid-July to early September, our Haddington Place Youth Hostel takes over a new accommodation complex close to Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel... More...

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Northumberland Hotel

Hotel
2.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 125
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

The Northumberland Hotel is a family run hotel situated only 1.7 miles from the City centre.... More...

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Park View House Hotel

Hotel
3km from city centre - Show on Map
8.0
Fabulous 118
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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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Apartment

CityLiveIn

Apartment
1km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 11
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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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Edinburgh House Hotel

Hotel
2.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.4
Fabulous 63
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous 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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Syozant Morrison Central ApartHotel

Hotel
0.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 2
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

We are pleased to welcome you at Syozant Morrison Central ApartHotel... More...

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Apartment

Canal Point

Apartment
1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.9
Superb 2
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Canal Point offers double rooms in shared apartments or studios. The Meadows, Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street & the National Museum of Scotland are only 15 minutes (or less!) from our door.... More...

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Apartment

Salisbury Court

Apartment
1.8km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free Breakfast

Welcome to Salisbury Court Edinburgh we offer you cosy accommodation for a fine stay.... More...

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Hotel

St Andrews Place Edinburgh

Hotel
2.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
New
0
Free WiFi

Situated just outside Edinburgh city centre and close to major landmarks, St Andrews Place Edinburgh is a perfect location to stay and explore this beautiful city.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Blossom

Bed and Breakfast
2.1km from city centre - Show on Map
8.9
Fabulous 51
  • 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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Bed and Breakfast

Edinburgh Regency Guest House

Bed and Breakfast
1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
7.1
Very good 74
  • Marvellous Staff
  • 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

Adelphi Hotel

Bed and Breakfast
3.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 25
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

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

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Syozant Drumdryan Central ApartHotel

Hotel
0.8km from city centre - Show on Map
2.0
Rating 1
Free WiFi

Syozant Drumdryan Central is the ideal for those visiting Edinburgh.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Aynetree Guest House

Bed and Breakfast
5.5km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 101
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Family run Victorian detached guest house, with FREE private parking for 6 cars, situated near the city centre. All rooms have en-suite except one which has a private large bathroom.... More...

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Syozant Lauriston Central ApartHotel

Hotel
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
3.4
Rating 1
  • Wonderful Location
Free WiFi

Not only can you find spacious private rooms at Syozant Lauriston Central ApartHotel but you get also a great location with access to many attractions the city has to offer.... 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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Apartment

Edinburgh Playhouse Apartments

Apartment
1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 9
Free WiFi

Edinburgh Playhouse Apartments are comfortable, modern and fully furnished apartments in Edinburgh city centre only a mile from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station and Princes Street.... More...

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Let's Edinburgh

Apartment
1.4km 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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We have 41 hostels in Edinburgh with an average rating of 8.2 based on 97,842 reviews

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.

Edinburgh is one of the most compact cities in Europe, which means you’ll be close to the city centre regardless of where you decide to stay.
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.

Despite its name, the New Town was built in the mid-to-late 18th century. If you prefer Georgian townhouses, wide avenues and open squares, then this is the place to stay.
It’s also home to independent coffee shops and artisan bars. If you prefer cobbled streets and medieval architecture, then the Old Town is 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.

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