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Royal Mile Backpackers

105 High Street

Highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Common Room
  • Travel Desk

Important Information

We have a 48 hour cancellation policy (different conditions apply for August and Hogmanay – see below!). Cancellations must be made 48 hours before 10.30 am of the arrival date – otherwise they’ll be treated as no shows. No shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first two nights’ accommodation.

– Guests cancelling outside of 48 hours prior to arrival will receive a refund of the full price minus the deposit.

– We have a 28 days cancellation policy for any bookings in August. Please note that any bookings for AUGUST will be charged in FULL if not cancelled within 28 days prior to check-in date (before 10.30 am)

Please note that there won’t be ANY REFUNDS for the whole of AUGUST when cancelled less than 28 days before check-in.

In AUGUST any deposit paid is non-refundable.

We cater for guests aged 18-35. If guests are under the age of 18 you must contact the hostel first for manager's approval.

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Awesome 87%
From $14

Please note we accept over 18's only and only groups up to 4 people.

Smack, bang in the middle of town, you won't find a better location than the Royal Mile!

In our small and friendly hostel with an open plan kitchen and dining area, making new friends is easy. There is plenty of space to chill and chat with staff and guests in our cosy lounge area with an open fire. Our dorms are all light and bright and are bathrooms are clean and spacious with hot, powerful showers.

The hostel also offers FREE WI-FI, FREE tea, coffee and hot chocolate. Our friendly receptionists can offer you some great advice on what to see and do and what to eat and drink during your stay in Edinburgh. They can arrange for you to make the most of your time while you are in Scotland and book you on a MacBackpackers Tour to the Highlands. We aim to make your stay with us as pleasurable as possible so here is a wee list of what else we have to offer:

Showers in plenty - hot and powerful!

Clean bed linen (with properly fitted sheets)

We accept cash, sterling and credit cards

Receptionist available to help you during opening hours (6.30am-3am)

Free tour booking service and advice

Minutes walk to the bus and train station

Kitchen/Dining area open 24 hours

Large continental breakfast selection served 7.30am -10.30am from 80p

Laundry service - we do it for you for just £3.50

Towel Hire - 20p

Secure lockers in rooms (£10 key deposit)

Free Wi-Fi

Free tea, coffee and hot chocolate

Free electrical adaptors

Free book exchange

Free daily walking tours

Free hairdryers for use

Local Food&Drinks discounts

24hour access

Luggage storage and bicycle storage available across the road at High Street Hostel

**Free pub crawl every Thursday night**

Step outside and be at the centre of it all. Guests also enjoy the benefit of access to the lively, bustling High Street Hostel with its wide range of facilities.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

***FOR GROUP BOOKINGS FOR MORE THAN 4 GUESTS YOU MUST CONTACT THE HOSTEL DIRECTLY***

We cater for guests aged 18 and older. If guests are under the age of 18 you must contact the hostel first for manager's approval.

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.

Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay. Different conditions apply for August!

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Important Information

We have a 48 hour cancellation policy (different conditions apply for August and Hogmanay – see below!). Cancellations must be made 48 hours before 10.30 am of the arrival date – otherwise they’ll be treated as no shows. No shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first two nights’ accommodation.

– Guests cancelling outside of 48 hours prior to arrival will receive a refund of the full price minus the deposit.

– We have a 28 days cancellation policy for any bookings in August. Please note that any bookings for AUGUST will be charged in FULL if not cancelled within 28 days prior to check-in date (before 10.30 am)

Please note that there won’t be ANY REFUNDS for the whole of AUGUST when cancelled less than 28 days before check-in.

In AUGUST any deposit paid is non-refundable.

We cater for guests aged 18-35. If guests are under the age of 18 you must contact the hostel first for manager's approval.

Please note we accept over 18's only and only groups up to 4 people.

Smack, bang in the middle of town, you won't find a better location than the Royal Mile!

In our small and friendly hostel with an open plan kitchen and dining area, making new friends is easy. There is plenty of space to chill and chat with staff and guests in our cosy lounge area with an open fire. Our dorms are all light and bright and are bathrooms are clean and spacious with hot, powerful showers.

The hostel also offers FREE WI-FI, FREE tea, coffee and hot chocolate. Our friendly receptionists can offer you some great advice on what to see and do and what to eat and drink during your stay in Edinburgh. They can arrange for you to make the most of your time while you are in Scotland and book you on a MacBackpackers Tour to the Highlands. We aim to make your stay with us as pleasurable as possible so here is a wee list of what else we have to offer:

Showers in plenty - hot and powerful!

Clean bed linen (with properly fitted sheets)

We accept cash, sterling and credit cards

Receptionist available to help you during opening hours (6.30am-3am)

Free tour booking service and advice

Minutes walk to the bus and train station

Kitchen/Dining area open 24 hours

Large continental breakfast selection served 7.30am -10.30am from 80p

Laundry service - we do it for you for just £3.50

Towel Hire - 20p

Secure lockers in rooms (£10 key deposit)

Free Wi-Fi

Free tea, coffee and hot chocolate

Free electrical adaptors

Free book exchange

Free daily walking tours

Free hairdryers for use

Local Food&Drinks discounts

24hour access

Luggage storage and bicycle storage available across the road at High Street Hostel

**Free pub crawl every Thursday night**

Step outside and be at the centre of it all. Guests also enjoy the benefit of access to the lively, bustling High Street Hostel with its wide range of facilities.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

***FOR GROUP BOOKINGS FOR MORE THAN 4 GUESTS YOU MUST CONTACT THE HOSTEL DIRECTLY***

We cater for guests aged 18 and older. If guests are under the age of 18 you must contact the hostel first for manager's approval.

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy.

Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay. Different conditions apply for August!

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Great location, but a bit difficult to find the first time.
Bed linen were torn.

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
3
Service
3

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

One of the great accommodation.

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

It was a very great journey... People were very very nice...and the situation was just perfect!!! Thx to the hostel team for the fabulous moment I ve lived in their hostel... And for all the Xmas stuff!!!

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
4
Facilities
5
Service
5

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Hotel Amenities

  • Adaptors
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk

general

  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

communications

  • Card Phones

inroom facilities

  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Map
  • Streetview
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