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The Baxter Hostel

5/2 West Register Street, Edinburgh, Scotland

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. Read more

96% Overall Rating 19 out of 19 customers would recommend this property based on 19 reviews

Atmosphere 98%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 88%

Location 99%

Safety 98%

Staff 99%

Value 95%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Steam room
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Important Information

You must be over 18 year of age to stay at The Baxter.
Cancellation policy: 48h before date of arrival.

In the case of a no show or cancellation without 48hrs notice customer to be charged for first 2 nights of their booking.

The Baxter Hostel reserves the right to preauthorise the card given at the time of the booking to the value of the booking. If the card provided is invalid or cannot be pre-authorised this may result in your booking being cancelled.

Our reception is open 24-7.

Check-in is after 14:00 & you must check out Check-out by 10:00.

The Hostel is smoking free.

Each guest will need to provide a valid passport, European identity card or UK drivers license at check-in.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

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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. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 9 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 9

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 9 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 9

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About The Baxter

The Baxter offers you something you won’t find anywhere else. More than just a place to put your head down our custom built hostel will wow you with its vibrant and unique style. We aim to be somewhere you genuinely want to hang out, where you can feel at home, meet new people and make the most of our amazing city.

Accommodation Information

Our dorm rooms range from 4-12 beds, and you can choose from single sex or mixed. Enjoy our immaculate, customised kitchen and chilled out luxe lounging area. Each room has its own lockers to keep your luggage & private belongings safe and the hostel has free WIFI throughout.

Location Information

The Baxter is located on West Register Street, a laneway just off the biggest & best street in Edinburgh. A stone’s throw from the train station and main tram stop on St. Andrews Square we’re slap bang in the middle of almost everything and anything you'll want to see & experience in Edinburgh, including the Royal Mile and world famous Edinburgh Castle.

We're also within walking distance from all the best bars and clubs so if you've come to Edinburgh to experience its unique nightlife you won't be disappointed.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.