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    Royal Mile Backpackers

    105 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 40
          US$ 34
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          31 - 35 of 159 reviews

          Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

          I stayed there four nights and i've been very happy with my stay. The room was clean and comfortable ( i slept so well !!), the staff was nice, the kitchen really welcoming... The only low was that it was difficult to bond with the...More

          Thank Alice G
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks for your nice review - glad you had a good time with us. I think you're referring to our live-in staff - sorry you found them a bit intimidating. I think it was also the days when we had quite a lot...More

          Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

          Firstly the positives, the location was excellent within walking distance of everything I wanted to see, the kitchen was well equipped and the bedrooms were a good size with lockers provided with key deposit. Now the negatives... The hostel wasn't cleaned properly in the few...More

          2  Thank Lois J
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks for taking the time to write about our hostel. I'm a bit surprised to read some of the things though. Our bathrooms get cleaned properly from top to bottom twice a day and checked regularly in between - so I really don't...More

          Reviewed 26 April 2016

          This hostel is located just around the corner of Edinburgh Waverly train station and is on the royal mile which is a highly popular street in Edinburgh. With shops, restaurants all around it's a prime location. There is free tea and coffee and the staff...More

          Thank AnnaMo151
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks for the lovely words - glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again some day!

          Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

          The people that work here are so nice & helpful. The hostel is very cute, each room is themed & each bed goes with the theme. It could be cleaner but was clean!! (It's a hostel, not a hotel so it's expected!) Definitely recommend for...More

          Thank mah2462
          Response from MacBackpackers, General Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi tere, thanks for the lovely review - glad you enjoyed your time with us! We always try our best to keep the hostel clean with so many people sharing - kitchen and bathrooms get cleaned thoroughly twice a day and we always try to...More

          Reviewed 20 January 2016

          This backpackers hostel is one branch of a business operating two other hostels in Edinburgh (Castle Rock Hostel and close-by High Street Hostel) as well as a few others elsewhere in Scotland. All three Edinburgh hostels show praiseworthy consistency in policies and furnishings. Royal Mile...More

          Thank Steven G
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          • US$ 16 - US$ 61 (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
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          Antonio Z
          Sorry, I'm Zerella Antonio, i have a reservation in your hostel but i lost the booking mail. Can you send my a new mail with the booking details? Thank you, best reguards.
          4 March 2017|
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          Giulio P
          Hi, My name is Giulio Pederzolli, I am a 24 old Italian guy just graduated in Labour Law who would like to do an experience in Scotland (preferably in Edinburgh) starting from the first half of June onwards, to improve my English but having the possibility to self-finance this experience. I heard about the choice of working in hostels in exchange for accommodation and (perhaps) a small amount of money. I have no experience in the field but I am available for any kind jobs and I'm very motivated. I ask you if this is possible in your hostel. Thanks for your attention, Giulio Pederzolli.
          20 May 2015|
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          "excellent location, tidy, clean, power points, lockers, safe"
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