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Top Rated Hostels in Edinburgh, Scotland

The Baxter 97%

1. The Baxter

Hostel
5/2 West Register Street

Atmosphere 98%

Cleanliness 95%

Facilities 90%

Location 98%

Safety 98%

Staff 100%

Value 95%

12 out of 12 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend The Baxter

30 May 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Age Range: 41+

Everything from the breckfast to the bunk

would recommend this property

25 Mar 2016 94%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break Shopping Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 18-24

Absolutely excellent stay!! I recommend everyone to stay here! It is direct in the city next to the biggest train station und you can achieve everything easily by foot.

would recommend this property

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Code Hostel 96%

2. Code Hostel

Hostel
50 Rose Street North Lane

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 93%

Location 100%

Safety 100%

Staff 96%

Value 96%

9 out of 9 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Code Hostel

04 Jul 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 25-30

Nice place for sleep. I liked the dorm bed with privacy. Usually I cannot sleep well in hostel, but Code hostel was absolutely cozy. Staff are all friendly and nice. Breakfast is also good! Overall, I perfectly satisfied with this hostel.

would recommend this property

27 Mar 2016 94%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: City break
Age Range: 25-30

the very welcoming and helpful staff, the wooden beds and the cleanliness of the place.

would recommend this property

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ALLGIRLZ (female only hostel) 94%

3. ALLGIRLZ (female only hostel)

Hostel
30a Dublin Street

Atmosphere 94%

Cleanliness 91%

Facilities 94%

Location 93%

Safety 94%

Staff 98%

Value 95%

27 out of 29 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend ALLGIRLZ (female only hostel)

23 Sep 2015 91%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Work / volunteering

Atmosphere

would recommend this property

22 Aug 2015 80%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

central, safe, warm, no street noise, free WiFi, safe for valuables, late check-out, bag drop, easy-going, house-shoe-policy, reception hours fine, clear instructions how to get there, flexible in either paying £/€.

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Castle Rock Hostel 92%

4. Castle Rock Hostel

Hostel
15 Johnston Terrrace

Atmosphere 94%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 87%

Location 98%

Safety 93%

Staff 93%

Value 91%

757 out of 789 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Castle Rock Hostel

23 Sep 2016 100%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Relaxation / spa
Age Range: 25-30

The kitchen is very big

would recommend this property

15 Sep 2016 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break
Age Range: 18-24

AMAZING! - Atmosphere was great, - Staff were lovely - The theme and decoration of the hostel was fantastic - Entertainment nightly (free pub craws etc.)

would recommend this property

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High Street Hostel 92%

5. High Street Hostel

Hostel
8 Blackfriars Street

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 89%

Facilities 89%

Location 99%

Safety 91%

Staff 96%

Value 89%

342 out of 371 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend High Street Hostel

14 Sep 2016 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 25-30

Very nice hostel. Excellent location. Nice staff. Felt really comfortable!

would recommend this property

30 Aug 2016 97%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Business / conference
Age Range: 25-30

Very central location, helpful staff. The lounge area is also excellent with a pool and a TV and adjoins a large, beautiful kitchen.

would recommend this property

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Royal Mile Backpackers 91%

6. Royal Mile Backpackers

Hostel
105 High Street

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 88%

Facilities 88%

Location 96%

Safety 91%

Staff 94%

Value 94%

155 out of 166 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Royal Mile Backpackers

07 Aug 2016 91%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 25-30

Nice atmosphere, helpful staff. Brilliant location.

would recommend this property

23 Apr 2016 89%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 18-24

Amazing location and the staff was super friendly. The beds were also really comfortable.

would recommend this property

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Malone's Old Town Hostel 91%

7. Malone's Old Town Hostel

Hostel
14 Forrest Road

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 89%

Facilities 87%

Location 99%

Safety 83%

Staff 95%

Value 94%

23 out of 23 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Malone's Old Town Hostel

05 Jul 2016 97%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 25-30

Great location and friendly staff...

would recommend this property

15 Nov 2015 91%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

One of the best hostels. Friendly and safe enviroment.

would recommend this property

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The Westend Hostel 90%

8. The Westend Hostel

Hostel
35 Palmerston Place

Atmosphere 91%

Cleanliness 89%

Facilities 88%

Location 87%

Safety 91%

Staff 96%

Value 92%

426 out of 460 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend The Westend Hostel

30 Jun 2016 94%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering
Age Range: 18-24

Great location and a beautiful hostel.

would recommend this property

03 Jan 2016 100%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner

I really enjoyed my stay here. For the price you will not find a better private room in the city.

would recommend this property

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Kick Ass Hostels 90%

9. Kick Ass Hostels

Hostel
2 West Port, Grassmarket

Atmosphere 84%

Cleanliness 92%

Facilities 90%

Location 94%

Safety 94%

Staff 84%

Value 90%

125 out of 130 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Kick Ass Hostels

10 Sep 2016 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 31-40

All things I rated with five stars above ...

would recommend this property

02 Sep 2016 91%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year City break Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture
Age Range: 41+

would recommend this property

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Let's Edinburgh 90%

10. Let's Edinburgh

Apartment
Dalry Gait

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 93%

Location 80%

Safety 95%

Staff 88%

Value 88%

8 out of 8 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Let's Edinburgh

29 Dec 2014 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: City break Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family

Gorgeous, private and clean apartments walking distance to the centre of Edinburgh, for us it was cheaper than a Hostel and Neil was so helpful before and after the stay

would recommend this property

28 Jul 2014 86%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Events / festivals

Space and cleanliness

would recommend this property

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