As Edinburgh’s original independent hostel, we’ve been helping backpackers enjoy Scotland since 1985. Offering affordable accommodation right in the heart of Old Town Edinburgh, we’re just a few minutes walk from Waverley Train Station.
High Street Hostel is Edinburgh's original independant backpackers hostel! Located in the heart of Edinburgh's old town just off the historical Royal Mile, our 400yr old building offers lots of character as well as offering a fun chilled out atmosphere for the weary traveller. Well known, lively and popular Edinburgh Hostel situated just off the historic Royal Mile. Close to all city centre attractions. A great base to explore Edinburgh!
All our rooms have bedside personal lockers, each with their own safe, for your piece of mind. Our large self-catering kitchen is well stocked with everything you might need.
We have free wi-fi in our reception lounge, and internet access for a small charge. Our large lounge area is a great place to sit and relax, chat with other travellers, or even have a game of pool.
Our friendly staff are always willing to answer questions about things to do in and around Edinburgh and Scotland.