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    Royal Mile Backpackers

    105 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    • Excellent36%
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    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    I have been traveling around Scotland for a week and staying at different hostels. This one was the best placed we found in Edinburgh, just at the Royal Mile, also a few minutes away from the Airport Link bus station. The people working there were...More

    Thank ElViajeroEuskaldun
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded 12 December 2016

    Hi there, thanks for taking the time to write a few words about our hostel - glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. As we're only a wee hostel with a small amount of beds the common areas are usually enough for our...More

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    The staff are very friendly and helpful, happy to point out the best way to see Edinburgh. Clean and tidy, it has a nice and cosy atmosphere. Very safe place with own secured lockers in room, each bed has its own power point. Location is...More

    Thank Abby A
    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    Location is excellent. The people who works there is also very nice and helpful. Rooms are clean and have very nice light (at least the room I was in). Common spaces are also tidy and bathrooms have powerful showers. Fair price as well!! Good option...More

    Thank matiash1986
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded 2 November 2016

    Hi there, thanks for the lovely words - great to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our wee hostel. Hope to see you here again some time!

    Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

    I have nothing but great things to say about Royal Mile Backpackers. The staff are friendly and helpful. They recommended some great food and attractions while we were there. The facilities were clean and the common room was coZy. There was breakfast offered each morning...More

    Thank Keisha H
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded 31 October 2016

    Hi there, great to hear you had a lovely stay with us! Thanks for the lovely words and we're looking forward to having you back here again some day!

    Reviewed 22 October 2016

    Stayed for 2 nights while in between flats and everything was great. The staff were friendly and helpful. The place has a really nice atmosphere and it is clean and cosy. My room was fairly nice, and even though 6 people were sharing it, it...More

    Thank Hermes_Kyllenios
    Ibis Edinburgh Centre Royal Mile
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    • US$15 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    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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    "If you enjoy sleeping in a quiet room, ask for one which is not on the street. The windows are old and High..."
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    "There is no lift so be prepared to take the stairs. If that is a concern consider requesting a lower floor."
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    "No nos dejaron elegir habitacion"
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    "excellent location, tidy, clean, power points, lockers, safe"
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