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    Edinburgh Backpackers Hostel

    65 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BU, Scotland
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Room & Suite (43)
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          Overview
          • Excellent15%
          • Very good32%
          • Average25%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible15%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Room Service
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          St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh
          502 reviews
          #59 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          Royal Mile Backpackers
          160 reviews
          #39 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          High Street Hostel
          423 reviews
          #18 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          Castle Rock Hostel
          1,489 reviews
          #3 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
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          1 - 5 of 266 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Terrible and rude service. Dirty, stained bed sheets and smells around most of the hostel. Very cold showers and unsightly toilets. The only saving grace is the location - it's very easy to leave. A lot of comments about the price being it's redeeming feature;...More

          Thank dsul90
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          Things I like about this hostel: - Best location ever! - Discount to the Southern Cross cafe just next door! - Friendly and helpful staff! - Free hairdryers - Very clean toilets and shower rooms Things that could have been better: - Wifi is unreachable...More

          Thank fiona_rabbit2013
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Excellent location , in the heart of old town , friendly staff always keen to help , rooms and bathrooms in good condition. Definitely a good choice ! They let you leve your bags in the hostel even before you check in and fret the...More

          Thank Bianca D
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Stayed for 2 nights in a double bed room. The room was in another building but very spacious and comfortable. Bathroom was always clean and not shared by many. Room was well equipped and clean. Very good!!!

          Thank Vewi29
          Reviewed 5 May 2017

          the location of the hostel was perfect, but the dorms can be much better, the wifi connection was very bad, couldnt connect to the internet from the dorm. the staff was very friendly, The dorm was a bit overpriced compared to other hostels I stayed...More

          Thank Aya E
          St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh
          502 reviews
          #59 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          Royal Mile Backpackers
          160 reviews
          #39 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          High Street Hostel
          423 reviews
          #18 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          Castle Rock Hostel
          1,489 reviews
          #3 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 19 - USD 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 28
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Edinburgh >
          • Old Town
          • Also Known As
          • Edinburgh Backpackers Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • Edinburgh Backpackers Hostel Scotland
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          Traveller (66)
          Room & Suite (43)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (27)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
          Bathroom (4)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Nearby
          Old Town
          Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
          labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
          this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
          visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
          that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
          place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
          the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
          Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
          ...More
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          JessJJ_5377
          Are there any hairdryers provided? Thanks
          5 April 2017|
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          Response from edinburghbackpackers | Property representative |
          There are free hairdryers located in the communal female bathrooms. If you are staying in a private room you can borrow a hairdryer from reception for free, you just need to pay a £5 deposit
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          "Excellent location"
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          "staying in the rooms in the building down the street is much quieter being off the main road & being a..."
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          "The private room for 2 was a good deal for us since we didn't want to deal with the security of our..."
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          "No accessibility for the disabled. Top floor on right side of the building (next to toilets) has excellent..."
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