Argyle Backpackers

Argyle Backpackers


14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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About Argyle Backpackers

Argyle Backpackers is located in Edinburgh and offers free wireless internet. The various amenities this Victorian hostel has to offer include a tour desk, luggage storage and an express check-in and ...

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To Downtown1.0 mi


Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time10:30 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+44 131 667 9991

Amenities at Argyle Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Computer use available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Safety deposit box
  • Grill
  • Adults only
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Bathtub
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Trash cans
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Picnic area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available


  • Library
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling


  • Ticket service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laundry service
  • Mini-market on site
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security

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Where is Argyle Backpackers

Most Popular Landmarks

The Meadows0.2 mi
National Museum of Scotland0.6 mi
Surgeon's Hall0.6 mi
Greyfriar's Bobby0.6 mi
Grassmarket0.6 mi
Edinburgh Castle0.8 mi

Getting Around

Edinburgh Grassmarket Square0.6 mi
Edinburgh Waverley0.9 mi
Edinburgh Princes Street1.0 mi
Edinburgh West End1.0 mi
Edinburgh Haymarket1.1 mi
Edinburgh Bus Station1.2 mi

FAQs when booking at Argyle Backpackers

Is pricing at Argyle Backpackers comparable to 4 star hotels in Edinburgh?

The average rate for a night at Argyle Backpackers is 70% less than the Edinburgh average for similarly rated 4 stars hotels. The nightly rate at Argyle Backpackers is typically $53, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Edinburgh.

How close is Argyle Backpackers to the nearest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport?

At 7 mi away, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport is the closest airport to Argyle Backpackers. The average expected drive time from Argyle Backpackers to Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport is 0h 14m. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

What is the best way for guests to get from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport to Argyle Backpackers?

Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

How close is Argyle Backpackers from the Edinburgh city center?

Argyle Backpackers is just 0.4 mi away from the center of Newington, Edinburgh. From Argyle Backpackers you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Usher Hall.

What is the Argyle Backpackers phone number?

The best way to contact Argyle Backpackers is by calling +44 131 667 9991.

Does Argyle Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Argyle Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Argyle Backpackers?

Argyle Backpackers check-out time is 10:30 AM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

How much does it cost to stay at Argyle Backpackers, Edinburgh?

$12 per night is the best price found recently for a room at Argyle Backpackers, with average deals around $53 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

Does Argyle Backpackers have a laundry service?

Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at Argyle Backpackers. There are irons (and ironing boards) at the property too.

How far is Argyle Backpackers from Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre?

The popular Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre is just over 1 mi from Argyle Backpackers.

Is Argyle Backpackers close to Murrayfield Stadium?

2 mi - making Murrayfield Stadium a reasonable walk or short drive/taxi from Argyle Backpackers.