Edinburgh Central Hostel is located in the city centre in the heart of Scotland’s capital, within walking distance of Edinburgh’s main attractions including Edinburgh castle, the Royal Mile, the National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish Parliament.

This busy youth hostel has a variety of en-suite rooms, from singles to 8 bedded dorms, and premium rooms are available which have Freeview TV, DVD, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary towels. The hostel also has 3 bedrooms with specific additional disabled facilities. Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel has Wi-Fi, Internet access, conference facilities, self-catering facilities and its own licensed café which offers drinks and meals throughout the day. The hostel is open all year round and can easily accommodate groups, families and individuals.

The hostel is just a short distance from many local attractions, including the Royal Botanical Garden and the National Museum of Scotland.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Culture
  • Shopping
  • Relaxing

Green rating



HI is for traveler who want to travel more and spend less so that I can see more and more of the world.My this intention was beaten because of high room rent.Amd most important the very high locker charges.I firmly protest this.


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Mon 13 Apr 2015

Travel tips...

Budget meal tip

Ice cream grassmarket

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Thu 24 Apr 2014

Where next?

Loch lomond

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Thu 24 Apr 2014