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Edinburgh Hostels, Scotland

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Edinburgh Backpackers
Hostel | 0.7 km
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Edinburgh Backpackers is a vibrant international hostel ideally located in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town.

from 14.02 USD
Safestay Edinburgh
Hostel | 0.9 km
88%
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Just off of the Royal Mile in Edinburgh city centre, is the 5 star Visit Scotland accredited Smart City Hostels, with dorm and private roomsRead more (all en-suite), towels and linen provided, a secure 24 hour reception, Bar 50 for food and drinks with free wifi, and all of Edinburgh’s attractions / lively night scene on your doorstep

from 12.74 USD
Belford Hostel
Hostel | 1.3 km
78%
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Funky, 19th century converted Church, centrally located in the beautiful West End. An ideal place to stay when visiting the Scottish capital. HogmanayRead more - Belford New Year Package includes a free bar starting at midnight 2016/17

from 17.84 USD
Kick Ass Grassmarket
Hostel | 0.4 km
90%
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NOW OPEN: Our awesome 5 star level city centre hostel is sister to our other famous Budgetbackpackers hostel on 2 mins away, designed with LuxuryRead more in mind no expense has been spared to make your visit the best it can possibly be on your visit to Scotland's exciting capital. Kick Ass Hostels offers Clean comfortable Modern Rooms, Free Wifi, Free Daily Kick Ass Bar Events/Entertainment. Cool Cafe. YOU WILL BE IMPRESSED !!!

from 20.16 USD
High Street Hostel
Hostel | 0.9 km
89%
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Stay green- we are completely carbon neutral. Enjoy our easy-going vibe in our character-filled, city-center, historic hostel - dating back toRead more 1564! - yet leave no carbon footprint. We offer Edinburgh's most environmentally friendly backpacker hospitality, and pretty cool with it!

from 14.34 USD
Argyle Backpackers
Hostel | 1.4 km
89%
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Welcome to our small, friendly and beautiful 4* hostel!! It's the RELAXED ATMOSPHERE, the PEOPLE, the LOCATION and FACILITIES that make travellersRead more come back here! Hostel reception hours are 9.30am 10.00pm, check-in time is 2pm - 10pm. Late arrival is possible ONLY by early notice and arrangement. NO CURFEW ----FREE TEA/COFFEE----FREE WIFI----FREE LOCKERS----FREE DIGITAL SAFES in private rooms----FREE LUGGAGE STORAGE----FREE BED LINEN----

from 38.23 USD
Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel
Hostel | 1.5 km
89%
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Welcome to Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel, Hostelling Scotland's 5-star youth hostel. Centrally located, within walking distance of most of theRead more City's tourist attractions, this stylish youth hostel is well equipped to suit the needs of single travellers, families and groups.

from 17.20 USD
Light House Hostel
Hostel | 1.0 km
84%
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The Light House is a truly unique place to stay - our bright young team will welcome you to our beautiful Georgian townhouse bursting with characterRead more and charm. We have created a fusion of contemporary living space with good old fashioned family hospitality. Our guests often say it’s more like a family home than a hostel, with a laid back attitude and cosy friendly atmosphere. The Light House is the place to chill out and make new friends. We are only 15 minutes' walk to Edinburgh Castle.

from 8.92 USD
Merith House Hotel
Hotel | 3.1 km
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The Merith House Hotel is two victorian townhouses, situated in the heart of Scotland's ancient Capital. This family run business is based approximatelyRead more 1 mile from Waverley Station and Princes Street on an excellent bus route.

from 31.86 USD
Royal Mile Backpackers
Hostel | 0.9 km
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'Royal Mile Backpackers is a centrally located hostel with a HUGE personality. It's the perfect base for exploring Edinburgh! We're a vibrantRead more hostel situated smack bang in the city-centre overlooking Scotland's most famous street- The Royal Mile. Located halfway between Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace, you can't get much closer to the city's main attractions; bars, cafes, restaurants and nightclubs

from 15.29 USD
Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls
Hostel | 0.7 km
76%
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It's not easy to find budget friendly accommodation in Edinburgh, especially during the busy Festival period, but at Euro Hostel Edinburgh HallsRead more we can offer you just that. Located just one block from the Royal Mile (High Street) in the centre of the world-famous Edinburgh's Old Town, our self-catering apartments allow you to book accommodation for parties of all sizes whether you're travelling alone or with a small or large group. At Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls we offer the best budget accommodation in Edinburgh's city centre. We have apartments accommodating from 3 to 12 guests all starting from as little as £19 per person, per night. Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls is an ideal choice for backpackers, workers, Festival performers or 'city breakers' as we offer accommodation to suit any budget. There’s nowhere else you can get such great value in such a fantastic location. We offer a comfortable stay in a convenient location all at budget friendly prices!

from 25.49 USD
The Westend Hostel
Hostel | 1.2 km
90%
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In the heart of Edinburgh's West End close to all this magnificent city has to offer, The West End Hotel offers stylish, comfortable 3 star accommodationRead more in a mix of tastefully decorated standard and en suite rooms. Providing a high standard of clean, modern, fresh accommodation, friendly customer service and with a great central, but quiet location, The West End Hotel is a great choice whether you are visiting Edinburgh on business or pleasure. A fantastic hotel with competitive hostel rates!

from 12.74 USD
Park View House Hotel
Hotel | 3.0 km
74%
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The Park View affords an excellent base for those enjoying a leisurely city break. Located on a main bus route, we benefit from easy access toRead more all of Edinburgh's famous attractions.

from 19.01 USD
Destiny Student - Murano
Hostel | 1.9 km
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Destiny Student - Murano is your affordable Summer accommodation in a quiet area of Edinburgh.

from 21.98 USD
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First
Hostel | 2.1 km
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Pollock Halls offers 2* accommodation in Edinburgh to suit every budget and purpose, whether you're coming to the city on holiday, for businessRead more or as part of a group visit.

from 67.54 USD
Destiny Student - Brae House
Hostel | 1.9 km
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Destiny Student - Brae House is your affordable Summer accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh, ideal for socialising and studying.

from 23.45 USD
CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT
Hostel | 0.3 km
96%
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THE LoFT by CoDE Pod Hostels is located in the vibrant and beautiful city centre of Edinburgh, 3 mins walk to Princes Street. Our sophisticatedRead more ‘Pod' beds and high-security keypad entry system with a personalised key code ensures the privacy and safety of each guest at CoDE!

from 20.15 USD
Destiny Student - Shrubhill
Hostel | 1.9 km
No Rating

from 21.98 USD
Edinburgh House Hotel
Hotel | 2.2 km
78%
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Edinburgh House Hotel has a warm, homely atmosphere, en suite accommodation and free on-street parking. It is within 1 mile (1.6 km) of WaverleyRead more Rail Station and the city centre.

from 16.25 USD
Adelphi Hotel
Guesthouse | 3.4 km
56%
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On the edge of Leith Links’ park, the Adelphi Private Hotel offers guest accommodation in a Georgian townhouse. The Royal Yacht Britannia andRead more the Ocean Terminal shopping complex are just over 1-mile away.

from 15.93 USD
CityLiveIn
Apartment | 1.0 km
No Rating

There are also 3, 4, 5 and 6 Bedroom Apartments available sleeping between 6 and 12 people which are made up of Double Beds with en-suites. TheseRead more apartments have a communal kitchen and living area. The bright and airy studios and double rooms have bare wooden floors and colourful decor and each has a private bathroom. All rooms have flat-screen TVs and super-fast WiFi. The studios with kitchenettes feature a microwave, refrigerator and kettle with tea/coffee making facilities.

from 127.44 USD
Grosvenor Gardens
Hotel | 1.3 km
89%
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We offer a warm and professional welcome to both tourist and business visitors. Our highest standard cleanliness, attention to detail, hospitalityRead more and those little extras that will make your stay more memorable.

from 70.09 USD
Blossom
Guesthouse | 0.4 km
80%
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Attractively situated within the select Edinburgh district of Newington, less than one mile from the City Center and on a main bus route, BlossomRead more House is a traditional stone-built Edinburgh town house where the finest of Victorian features have been carefully combined with the latest amenities to provide a home-from-home for guests who return again and again for a warm welcome.

from 39.83 USD
Edinburgh Regency Guest House
Guesthouse | 1.6 km
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Edinburgh Regency Guest House offers comfortable accommodation in the highly desirable area of Merchiston, with Union Canal at the rear of theRead more guest house.

from 29.31 USD
Culane House Hotel
Hotel | 3.1 km
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Overlooking the Historic Leith Links Park where the original rules of golf were made, Culane Guest House Hotel is centrally located and is theRead more perfect place to unwind and relax in Edinburgh.

from 36.96 USD
Edinburgh Festival Camping
Campsite | 11.3 km
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All new for 2015, run by Campingninja, pop up campsite experts, offering a buzzing family home from home atmosphere, pre pitched quality tentedRead more accommodation with good facilities all on site. A great base for visiting the Festival Fringe on a budget. Campingninja are delighted to be hosting the first of what will be an annual offering for the Festival Fringe and Edinburgh's summer festivals, being the largest budget accommodation provider.

from 27.40 USD
Let's Edinburgh
Apartment | 1.3 km
90%
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Luxury, City Centre apartments, Free Wi-Fi and Parking. Perfect location for sightseeing and experiencing Edinburgh’s' rich cafe and restaurantRead more culture. Walk everywhere as in this location there is no need for public transport or car hire. Our apartments accommodate from 1-9 people, or if you are a larger party we can accommodate up to 30 people over 5 apartments in the same small development - perfect for the larger group. Holiday, Sightseeing. 9 bed apt in separate location to 6 bed apts.

from 15.43 USD
Bobbys Bunkhouse
Hostel | 0.6 km
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Bobbys Bunkhouse offers you private and shared rooms in Edinburgh.

from 10.20 USD
Salisbury Court
Apartment | 1.8 km
No Rating

Stay at Salisbury court and visit Edinburgh

from 56.71 USD
City Retreat Edinburgh ApartHotels
Apartment | 1.8 km
No Rating

City Retreat Edinburgh ApartHotels offers you private rooms with competitive prices

from 19.12 USD
Dene Guest House, New Town
Guesthouse | 1.2 km
No Rating

Dene Guest House, New Town is situated in a beautiful Georgian house close to the botanical gardens.

from 318.60 USD
Stay Central
Hotel | 0.7 km
No Rating

Stay Central is a newly refurbished stylish Hotel located in the centre of Edinburgh.

from 34.19 USD
Edinburgh Hostel
Hostel | 0.6 km
No Rating

Edinburgh Hostel is located in Edinburgh only 2.9 miles from university. It provides accommodations with a shared lounge, free private parkingRead more and a garden.

from 9.56 USD

Be sure to book your cheap Edinburgh accommodation early for The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, also known as the world’s largest arts festival. Crowds from around the world flock to the city for The Fringe in August, but other fun summer events like the International Film Festival, the Art Festival and the Jazz & Blues Festival take place from June onwards. Book worms won’t want to miss the Edinburgh International Book Festival in August with over 700 world-class writers and thinkers taking part in more than 800 events. But this fun and friendly city is worth a visit all year round with attractions such as the Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street and the spectacular views of the city from Arthur's Seat.

87% Avg. city rating Rated by 3081 customers

Activities / excursions 92%

Restaurants / eating out 86%

Shopping 83%

Chilling out / relaxing 87%

Getting around / public transport 87%

Sightseeing 95%

Culture 95%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 79%

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Top rated Edinburgh Hostels

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  • 1. CoDE Pod Hostels - THE LoFT 96%
  • 2. Royal Mile Backpackers 94%
  • 3. Kick Ass Grassmarket 90%
  • 4. The Westend Hostel 90%
  • 5. Let's Edinburgh 90%

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