Edinburgh Castle from Calton Hill with the clock tower of the Balmoral Hotel visible
Midlothian Snowsports Centre as seen from the top
The National Museum of Scotland
Organise a holiday at a hostel - Edinburgh & The Lothians offers everything from basic economy dormitories to chic and spacious private rooms with en suite facilities.
Add this to the vibrant student nightlife and you can see why Edinburgh & The Lothians is a popular destination for backpackers and budget travellers from around the world. Some of the hostels belong to the Scottish Youth Hostel Association (SYHA) and others are independent or privately owned.
Browse the listings to find the perfect hostel in Edinburgh & The Lothians for a budget break.
The Containers Hostels is a warm, friendly and comfortable hostel that welcomes in travellers from all over the globe. Our team have wealth of experience that will help our guests enjoy Edinburgh to the full.