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    Argyle Backpackers

    14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh EH9 1JL, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good36%
          • Average18%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “living room” (10 reviews)
          “shared house” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
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          91 - 95 of 130 reviews

          Reviewed 30 December 2012

          The only good thing about this place is the location. Luckily, we only needed it for a bed at night. We were there for 5 nights in later September, and it was FREEZING. There was no heat at all throughout the hostel. I had asked...More

          Thank wintersazure
          Reviewed 30 December 2012

          We stayed in a doubles room and found it to be excellent accommodation. The staff were mostly friendly - although a little scattered - we had to check about three times if they had booked a tour we requested. Aside from that no complaints. The...More

          Thank Jemima T
          Reviewed 19 November 2012

          Summary: An above-average hostel with a cosy atmosphere. It is definitely not 'Out-of-town' as the last reviewer stated. Pros: This place is in a nice neighborhood, about a 10 minute walk to old town, right across the Meadows. It has a cosy B&B sort of...More

          Thank PeterPiper1
          Reviewed 9 November 2012

          On first sight, you might thought that this hostel wouldn't be good, but once you inside it, you will be surprised of how cosy and beautiful this hostel is. If you arrive in the waverly train station, hop on the Lothian 41 (towards Craighouse if...More

          Thank JaysonHoo
          Reviewed 7 November 2012

          The hostel itself is very pleasant. It is a nice building with comfortable beds and a convivial shared kitchen on the ground floor. The location is also very convenient and Marchmont is a nice part of the city. It's a shame, though, about one particular...More

          Thank Nettah Y
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$50 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Edinburgh
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          • Argyle Backpackers Edinburgh, Scotland
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Claire T
          Roughly how many people do you share a bathroom with when you book a private single room?
          27 April 2015|
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          Response from Alice C | Property representative |
          Hello Claire, Thank you for your enquiry, we have 8 bathrooms throughout the building. Depending on how busy we are the you will only be sharing with 2 - 4 other guests. We are a small hostel and we aim to provide each of... More
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          "This extra building has a different wifi network/password"
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          "The 6-bed dorms don't have locking front doors."
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          "6 bedroom female dorm was great."
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          "Laundry service not free, cost£4 per load of washing"
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