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Budget Backpackers Hostel

37-39 Cowgate, Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland

82% Overall Rating 479 out of 517 customers would recommend this property based on 517 reviews

Atmosphere 79%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 77%

Location 93%

Safety 85%

Staff 86%

Value 81%

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What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free city tour
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Mini Supermarket
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi
  • Wii

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room 1.30USD
  • Towel 0.65USD

Important Information

Please note that we do not permit stag or hen parties.

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU NEED TO BOOK 8 PEOPLE OR MORE YOU MUST CONTACT THIS HOSTEL DIRECTLY TO MAKE THE BOOKING. Please note all Group bookings (over 8 people) must adhere to the Hostel Group Booking Policy also must be 2 nights minimum stay at the weekend.

Please note that this hostel has a strict age limit of 18 and over. Any customers arriving who are under this age will unfortunately not be allowed to stay because of Scotland’s strict licensing regulations and will be charged for the first night accommodation.

We will contact you at the time of booking for the CVV code in order to verify the card.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Edinburgh?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

DIRECTIONS
From Airport get the Airport Bus (No 100) to Waverly Train Station
We are 5-10 minute walk from Waverley Train Station to us.
Exit the station at Waverley Bridge (the other exit from the train station is onto Princes St). Now, facing the Castle. Go left on Waverley Bridge, and walk to the end where there is a small mini roundabout: Turn Right here onto Market Street and walk up the hill to the end and then turn left on to Bank Street follow this road around and up to the Traffic lights; Continue through the lights on to George IV Bridge then turn right at Victoria Street: Walk down to the bottom of this street and then turn Left. You can't miss us. We are on the corner of Candlemaker Row.

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