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    Royal Mile Backpackers

    105 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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          Reviewed 10 September 2016

          It was an absolute pleasure staying here. The staff were lovely, the location could not have been closer to the centre and the royal mile always has it charm nook and crannies. I also love the quirkiness of the rooms, really wanted to stay in...More

          Thank Stewart L
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks so much for the lovely review - we're happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Really hope to have you here again some time!

          Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

          Small, no place to hang out with my friends. Our room is so tiny, the shower ekkk not so clean. When the time I used it, two toilets in Female are so dirty and showers too. With number of people used it with only two...More

          5  Thank TeresaLiverpool01
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, shame you didn't enjoy your stay here with us. Our bathrooms get cleaned thoroughly twice a day and checked on regularly. The Fringe Festival is a very busy time here in Edinburgh and we were fully booked for the whole month with lots...More

          Reviewed 3 August 2016

          This is the smallest hostel that I ever stayed in, but that did not detract from my experience at all. Firstly, the hostel has a spectacular location on the Royal Mile, close to everything that I wanted to see. It is in walking distance from...More

          Thank AnneS1990
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks for the lovely review. Great to hear you had such a great time at our wee hostel. Come back some time!

          Reviewed 8 July 2016

          I stayed there for a couple of nights in a 10-bed female dorm and found it very pleasant. The hostel is rather small and its furnishing is both comfortable and convenient. The bathrooms were very tidy, just a little crowded from time to time. The...More

          Thank 19A91J
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, thanks for the lovely words - glad you enjoyed your time here with us. It's the advantage of the small and homely places that it's easy to meet new people. Our bathrooms can get a bit crowded in the 'rush-hour' - sorry about...More

          Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

          This hostel is near in Royal Mile but very small and not a hostel that you want to stay. Some staff are rude.Rooms are dark and very tiny. Staff are hanging out in common areas especially in the kitchen that you as a guest will...More

          4  Thank Littlemissfrenchgirl
          Response from MacBackpackers, Manager at Royal Mile Backpackers

          Hi there, sorry to hear you didn't like your stay at our wee hostel. Our rooms come in different sizes, some are bigger than others but all have big windows - most of them over-looking the Royal Mile. We do have live-in staff who sometimes...More

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          Old Town
          Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
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          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.
          3 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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          "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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          "Fringe room is clean and good for 8 people"
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