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    Royal Mile Backpackers

    105 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
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    11 - 15 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 24 May 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 6 May 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
    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    I usually stay in private hostel rooms, but we were in an 8 (4 bunk beds) bedded female room and it worked out fine. Check in was easy and quick with a good procedure and very security conscious. The room was very near the bathroom....More

    Thank cathyvm
    Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile BackpackersResponded 9 May 2017

    Hi there, great to hear you enjoyed your stay at our wee hostel - thanks for the nice review. Sorry you were not happy with the temperature in your room. I know it can be difficult to agree on the temperature with several people sharing...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    This hostel is amazing enough just being located right on the Royal Mile. You really cannot ask to be any closer. On top of that it also just has a really nice environment. It's small and cozy and gives you a good chance to interact...More

    Thank Emily M
    Management response:Responded 20 April 2017

    Hi there, Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us - thanks for the lovely review! Hope to have you here again some time!

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    clean dorms and washrooms, informative and helpful reception (especially Birgit), great location (5 minutes away from railway station and about 7-8 minutes from the bus station), one gets 20% discount in some restaurants and pubs that are associated with the hostel. I had a lovely...More

    Thank shikhabisht1
    Management response:Responded 20 April 2017

    Hi there, thanks for the lovely words - we're happy to hear you enjoyed yor stay. Hope to see you again some time!

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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-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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    "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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    "excellent location, tidy, clean, power points, lockers, safe"
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