Princes Street East Backpackers
5 West Register Street, East End, Edinburgh EH2 2AA, Scotland
Located right in the heart of Edinburgh, Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel is run by former backpackers and has a range of communal areas.
Princes Street East Backpackers
Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel is ideally located in the heart of Edinburgh, so you'll be able to stagger back from a night out without having to fork out on expensive taxis. There are lots of friendly communal areas at lively Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel, which is staffed by former backpackers who know just what sort of atmosphere to provide! You can unwind in the TV/DVD room, play foosball and listen to CDs in the games room, and then email home via WiFi or the internet terminals.
Edinburgh Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel has two shared kitchens, so you can prepare your own meals. There's free tea and coffee available as well as a shop, luggage store and laundry. You can book one of the popular double rooms or reserve a bed in a shared dormitory that can sleep 4-8 people. All of the rooms have access to showers and you can use the valuables lock up or a locker to store your stuff. Edinburgh Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel has a 24 hour reception and no curfew.
Where is Princes Street East Backpackers Located?
Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel is so centrally located that you'll find it easy to access the city's many educational establishments, such as Edinburgh College of Art, the University of Edinburgh, Napier University, Heriot-Watt University and Queen Margaret University College. You will also find that language schools are easily accessible, such as Regent Edinburgh, Hawthorn Edinburgh and Basil Paterson.
The nearest train station to Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel is Waverley. You can combine your stay in the capital of Scotland with day trips to numerous other Scottish towns and cities – just hop on a train and you'll be in Glasgow in 45 minutes, St Andrews in 60 minutes, and Dundee in 75 minutes.
You'll find the famous Princes Street, with all its shops and departments stores, on your doorstep when you stay at Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel. There are lots of other things to do in Edinburgh in the day in addition to shopping, including many historical sites of interest – you can explore Edinburgh Castle or marvel at the views from the top of the Scott Monument. In the evenings you can enjoy the city's lively nightlife by heading to nearby George Street.
Please note: phone and fax facilities are available upon request. There is a small charge to use the internet.
Please note: Princes Street East Backpackers Hostel will not take bookings from groups or from anyone under the age of 18. You will need to have proof of identity such as a passport or ID card to stay here.
Please note: due to a smoking ban on all public areas in Scotland, all areas of this accommodation are non-smoking.
Please note: if you are booking for more than 1 person you can request to be placed in the same dormitory, but this cannot be guaranteed.
Princes Street East Backpackers Facilities
- Fax Machine
- Wireless Internet Access
- Tea & Coffee
- Games Room
- Television Lounge
- Tourist Information
- Self-Catering Kitchen
- 24 Hour Reception
- Fire Escape
- Hotel Safe
- Smoke Detectors
- Shared Bathroom
- Shared Kitchen
- Tour Desk
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