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    Edinburgh Backpackers Hostel

    65 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BU, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent15%
          • Very good29%
          • Average25%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible15%
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          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Royal Mile Backpackers
          159 reviews
          #39 of 202 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          St. Christopher's Inn Edinburgh
          493 reviews
          #54 of 202 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          High Street Hostel
          418 reviews
          #21 of 202 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
          Haggis Hostels
          392 reviews
          #12 of 202 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
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          11 - 15 of 358 reviews

          Reviewed 23 March 2017

          Got a private room. This is the best hostel I've ever stayed in. The private room was awesome: TV, dresser, heater. The lounge was great, lots of great people travelling through and great employees who live in the hostel. Big kitchen. Hot showers. The things...More

          Thank Jonathan W
          Management response:

          Thanks for your review. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay! Safe travels :)

          Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

          Excellently located, staff OK. The smallest room - so small that there's not space both sides of the bed. Equally the ensuite is less than 1 metre by 2m. That means an odd sliding door c and little space for a normal one Smallest sink...More

          Thank klmcc2000
          Management response:

          Thanks for your review! Our rooms are priced competitively with comparison to the Edinburgh hostel market. If guests have issues with the size, access or functionality of their booking then our reception staff are happy to where possible change your room in order to accommodate...More

          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          The hostel was just a room to stay in,while we explored Edinburgh, it did its job. When we arrived on 30/12/16 there was the torch ceremony in the old town, so it was very busy, lots of closed roads. Eventually parked in the raddisson car...More

          Thank Ellie P
          Management response:

          Thanks for your feedback! Since your stay all rooms in our adjacent buildings have been renovated and are looking even more fabulous than during the time of your visit. Our facilities are checked and cleaned regularly in order to provide the most comfortable experience for...More

          Reviewed 5 March 2017

          Overall, it was a comfortable stay in a convenient location. We had a private room for my friend and I. It had a table with chairs, two beds and a TV - the basic amenities of a hotel room at a hostel price! We stayed...More

          Thank Iris L
          Management response:

          Thanks for your review though 2 stars seems a little harsh given it appears in the most part you had a pleasant stay. Our fire alarms are in accordance with the most current Scottish fire regulations and tested weekly. In the case of an incident...More

          Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

          Currently staying in room 5 and too cold to get out of bed as there is no radiator in the room #freezing. Friendly staff and great location only a few minutes walk from the bus and train station. Just so cold!

          Thank CBarnes86
          Management response:

          Thanks for your review. All of our private rooms and dorms have heating systems fitted, dorm 5 that you mention has two heaters, one under the window and another beside the door which can be freely operated by guests as requiered. Enjoy your travels!

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          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Price range
          • USD 18 - USD 101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 28
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          • 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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          MECKY888
          請問從FORT WILLIAM 火車站去Fort William Backpackers 可以步行嗎?所需時間多少?有指示路標嗎?有公車到嗎? route no?
          16 January 2015|
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