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    Argyle Backpackers

    14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh EH9 1JL, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
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    • Average18%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “living room” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed for few nights. Lovely quiet area and in a walking distance from the centre. Shared bathroom and shower, but not once had to wait more than a minute. There were shampoo and conditioner for free and you can rent towels, so no need to...More

    Thank Taina I
    Response from ArgyleBP, Manager at Argyle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you Taina, We really appreciate your kind words. Hope to see you again in the future :) Kind regards, Veronica

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The staff at Argyle were excellent: very friendly and helpful. The kitchens were clean, as were the bathrooms. The bed was very comfortable. You couldn't keep food in the rooms, which was sensible. Shared the fridge with the other guests by writing your name on...More

    Thank lesliebraniger
    Response from ArgyleBP, Manager at Argyle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Leslie, It was great to read your comments, I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us, it would be our pleasure to welcome you and your husband back to Argyle backpackers in the future. Thank you for your feedback regarding our team,...More

    Reviewed June 12, 2017

    The location is ok, nice walk through a park to the city. We stayed two nights, one before our Highland tour and one after. We got the same room both times. Unfortunately this room was very small with a bunk bed which actually was the...More

    Thank Sabea59
    Response from ArgyleBP, Manager at Argyle BackpackersResponded June 14, 2017

    Dear Sabea, Thank you for writing a review of the hostel. I am sorry for any disappointment experienced. After every check out we change all linen beds from rooms as well as we hoover and deep clean all furniture. Sometimes when the hostel is so...More

    Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely loved this hostel. It felt like I was actually staying in a Scottish home. The staff was really helpful and the beds were extremely comfortable. We booked a three-person suite and ended up with a double bed and a bunk bed. Super nice and...More

    Thank Megan M
    Response from ArgyleBP, Manager at Argyle BackpackersResponded May 22, 2017

    Thank you Megan M for your review of the hostel in Trip Advisor. We really appreciate your kind words and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us, it would be our pleasure to welcome you back to Argyle backpackers in the future....More

    Reviewed May 4, 2017

    Argyle Backpackers has a very good location. Located 15min away from the City Centre by walk and 10min away from a supermarket Sainsbury and Starbucks place. Wifi is good. There's a lobby with TV and staff members are nice (Muchas gracias por su ayuda al...More

    Thank Manulazik
    Response from ArgyleBP, Manager at Argyle BackpackersResponded May 22, 2017

    Dear Manulazik, Thank you for taking time out and posting your experience at Argyle backpackers on Trip Advisor. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and your comments will help us to improve our guest experience.  It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $62 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Argyle Backpackers Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Claire T
    April 27, 2015|
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    Response from Alice C | Property representative |
    Hello Claire, Thank you for your enquiry, we have 8 bathrooms throughout the building. Depending on how busy we are the you will only be sharing with 2 - 4 other guests. We are a small hostel and we aim to provide each of... More
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