Welcome to our friendly and beautiful 4 star hostel! It is said to be the relaxed atmosphere, the staff, the location and the facilities we offer that make travellers come back here!
Our quiet, friendly, clean, 4 star hostel offers a wide range of facilities and services including free wi-fi with additional access to our sunny garden. We are located beside Edinburgh's Meadows Park where most attractions are only a short distances walk.
We offer several rooms that can accommodate 4 to 6 people as well as various private rooms that include: doubles, singles, twins and triples beds.
We are student friendly! For students it is only a short distance to travel to Edinburgh University Campus and Napier University's central campus. Additionally you will find by staying with us that everything you need is close by. The area offers various organic food stores, locally owned shops, supermarkets, cafes and pubs.
For a unique, calming experience come and stay with us!
It’s only a 10-15 min walk to the old town of Edinburgh where you will find Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile, The National Museum of Scotland and other city attractions. Furthermore we are only 2 minutes away from the beautiful central Meadows Park - one of the main places for events during Edinburgh Festival!
What makes Argyle Backpackers special is our 2 victorian styled houses that create a unique, calming, atmosphere. We have high quality facilities including 2 fully equipped kitchens with complementary tea and coffee; a spacious living room with a 40” flat screen television and a real fireplace that keeps us cosy in the colder months. Further facilities include our conservatory that offers the chance for guests to play piano and other musical instruments. Our stunning conservatory looks out onto our sunny private garden that is perfect for barbecues, games or to simply relax in!
The rooms are spacious, well-furnished and offer great storage. What makes our rooms unique are our large victorian windows that offer stunning views of the beautiful old buildings of Edinburgh and Arthur’s Seat!
We are happy to help you plan your trip and give you advise and information you need. Our rooms range from 4- or 6-bed dormitories to Triple, Twin, Double or Single Rooms, which are all affordably priced. For more rooms and female only dorms please visit our accommodation summary page.