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    Boutique Backpackers

    87 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4SD, Scotland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Room & Suite (10)
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          Overview
          • Excellent8%
          • Very good12%
          • Average21%
          • Poor19%
          • Terrible40%
          28 Jan 2017
          “Go to a different hostel”
          15 Apr 2017
          “Absolutely disgusting!!! Do not go there!”
          The Hostel
          211 reviews
          #82 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
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          160 reviews
          #39 of 205 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
           
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          1,485 reviews
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          151 reviews
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          1 - 5 of 47 reviews

          Reviewed 15 April 2017

          I stayed in many Hostels around the world, but this one was the dirtiest place I´ve ever been to. It was smelly, really dirty and kind of creapy. The windows were broken and fixed with a few sheets of paper... The window frame was full...More

          Thank Julia B
          Reviewed 13 March 2017

          This is the hotel's official description, I took the liberty of adding some comments: How often to you get to sleep in brand new beds - ALL OLD, BROKEN AND DANGEROUS. The bed slats broke on 3 of the beds we slept on which is...More

          4  Thank Clara H
          Reviewed 28 January 2017

          The facility was in terrible condition and clearly hadn't been cleaned for a long time. Bathroom especially was in poor shape. The staff was fine but oddly recommended that if I needed anything I ask one of the other residents rather than the staff.

          1  Thank cjdwan08
          Reviewed 23 December 2016

          Boutique Backpackers is a very dirty hostel. In the bedrooms, walls, windows, and bed surfaces were dirty. Litter from previous residents was pushed under beds. In bathrooms, there are large patches of black mould on the walls and well developed layers of grime show that...More

          3  Thank Calum I
          Reviewed 16 August 2016

          First thing to point out is that all the photos on Hostel World etc. are misleading, and probably of somewhere else. We stayed 3 nights during the Edinburgh festival in a mixed shared dorm. As you walk in from the evening air and follow the...More

          Thank Ross B
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • 9
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          • Scotland >
          • Edinburgh >
          • West End
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          • Boutique Backpackers Edinburgh, Scotland
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          Traveller (14)
          Room & Suite (10)
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          Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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          grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
          crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
          sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Brooke K
          Different websites say different things about age restrictions here--are people under 18 (but over 16) allowed to stay in the dorms without a parent or someone with them?
          15 December 2014|
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          Response from Boutique87 | Property representative |
          Hi there! Many thanks for getting in touch. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate guests under 18 years of age. Sorry for the inconvenience!
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          "Hostels closer to city centre are usually better"
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          "worst room ever"
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          "don't go to that hostel."
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          "Ensuite bedroom !"
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