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    The Baxter

    5/2 West Register Street, Edinburgh EH2 2AA, Scotland
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    My visit lasted only one night and it was such a homely place. Although I checked in earlier and left my baggage in the reception, I was invited for a warm and freshly prepared breakfast. The hostel is so centrally located that it is easy...More

    Thank Chamath F
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    hostel is very new and very clean. the beds are very comfortable, could do with a kind of curtain though to get some privacy. loved the staff and the breakfast they made every morning. great atmosphere in the communal area with WiFi for free. bathroom...More

    Thank Claudia G
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I haven't done the hostel experience for many years so was a bit apprehensive at first but my stay at the Baxter was very pleasant. First things first, the location is very convenient. Very central and a few minutes from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station. So...More

    1  Thank B M
    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    This hostel was not what I expected. Although the location in the city is good, it is directly above a bar, which was very loud. You could hear music from the bar and noise from the street which made it difficult to fall asleep. In...More

    1  Thank TacoBelle8
    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    I stayed here for a week and it was really lovely - staff are friendly, rooms are nice. Made eggs every morning for us all. Fantastic central location. Bathrooms were also nice. There's wifi and can rent towels.

    Thank Harriet G
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Fernando O
    1 September 2015|
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    Response from annehogwarts |
    It depends on which room you stay. The room I stayed was ok, very quiet, but I woke up in the midnight by the sound of people throwing beer/wine bottles outside, tho that didn't last for long. There's a bar downstairs, I'm... More
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