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    Royal Mile Backpackers

    105 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Maybe not fancy but this place is clean, comfortable and is in a great location. You can't beat it for ease of access to the train station, royal mile and other city sights. As long as you are not too fussy, this place is great.

    Thank AstroHiker
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded 2 days ago

    Hi there, glad to hear yu enjoyed your stay with us - thanks for the review! Maybe see you here again some time!

    Reviewed June 12, 2017

    This hostel is centrally located and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. I choose this hostel because of it's location and because of it's authentic and homey appearance. I was not disappointed with my selection. The hostel is a little hidden from the main street but...More

    Thank 5katm
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded June 13, 2017

    Hi there, thanks for the lovely review - so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We're looking forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed May 24, 2017

    This hostel was a pleasant place to stay in. The distance to the city centre and to all sights was not big, we walked everywhere; the centre of Edinburgh seems bigger than it actually is. The first time we almost missed it, it is nicely...More

    Thank Eliška K
    Management response:Responded May 26, 2017

    Hi there, good to hear you enjoyed your time here with us - thanks for the nice review. Really sorry that you found some drunken guest in your bed - fortunately it doesn't happen very often that other guests just ignore that they are allocated...More

    Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

    Definitely one of the better hostels I've stayed in. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the bathrooms are clean as well. The staff are good. Breakfast is good. Basic kitchen facilities. No issues.

    Thank Lauchie T
    Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

    Royal Mile backpackers is a small and homey hostel in a great area of Edinburgh. The facilities are adequate and the rooms were spacious. The common room was very small but cozy. Not the most social hostel, it seemed like a lot of long term...More

    Thank ashley218
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    • Old Town
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    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-flavored 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
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Take ear plugs as the Royal Mile can be a wee bit noisy."
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