Hostels in Edinburgh

Haggis Hostel

21st Century Travellers come spend a fun night at the ‘trendy’ and cosmopolitan haggis Hostel. If you want to discover the vibrant and historic city of Edinburgh, your adventure starts right here.

Superbly located in the heart of Edinburgh city centre just a ‘stones throw’ away from Princes Street and the historic Edinburgh Castle. It doesn’t get better than this prime location.with the Royal Mile, Scotland’s most famous street just 2 minutes walk.

The hostel has secure door entry sytem, 24 hour reception, fully fitted guest kitchen and great facilities such as Free breakfst, WIFI, Room Lockers, free tea and coffee and complimentary breakfast. More importantly a warm Scottish welcome is guaranteed.

This flagship hostel in the city centre of Edinburgh is the start of a new way of providing accommodation.

We have equipped the hostel with all the facilities you need to have a great stay in Edinburgh, but at a reasonable cost.

The hostel is newly refurbished, modern and high-spec, but more importantly, right in the heart of Edinburgh! You can see Princes Street, Edinburgh’s main shopping thouroughfare, from the kitchen/dining room window – you really couldn’t be more central!

WHAT TO EXPECT

A comfy place to stay…

Haggis hostel offers a newly refurbished, modern hostel in  the very heart of Edinburgh.! You can see Princes Street, Edinburgh’s main shopping thouroughfare, from the kitchen/dining room window.  It doesn’t get more central than this edinburgh Hostel!.

The hostel is equipped with all the facilities you need to have a great stay in Edinburgh.  Rates include an excellent continental breakfast;

The hostel has a 24 hour reception.  No late arrival fees here.  Expect friendly staff to provide one-to-one assistance on any aspect of your stay.  Whether you require travel advice to local events and entertainment. We will help you make the best of your stay in Introducing the new sleep experience at Haggis Hostels.

The hostel  has number of different sized rooms.  Room sizes are  All rooms provide the same great Haggis Hostels experience, so you can be assured of a great stay with us.

All rooms have new solid pine bunk beds with brand new mattresses, and we have single sex rooms and family rooms available, and all rooms are light and airy with fully functioning windows.

The solid pine beds are topped with a sprung mattress and finished with a layer of memory foam for extra comfort and relaxation. Not only that but our beds are FULL sized and they come with FREE luxury bedding. Expect a grat nights sleep at this edinburgh hostel after exploring the city centre.

Princes Street, Waverley Train station, new Tram Route and the airport shuttle bus are all less than two minutes away.

LOCAL AREA

Haggis Hostel is located just steps from Princes Street. Just 2 mins walk from Waverley Rail and St Andrews bus stations.

Transport Links
Edinburgh Waverley is  just 500 yards away. . Take a walk  through Princes Street gardens under the shadow of Edinburgh Castle.  Enjoy a spot of lunch.  Head over to the old town and explore Edinburgh’s wonderful attractions.

find just a very short walk away.

  • Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle -2 Mins
  • Grassmarket party zone with it exclusive shops, bars and restaurants- 4 mins
  • Princes Street – 3 Mins
  • Fountainbridge where you will find Edinburgh Quay and its boats and barges – 12 Mins
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre – 12 minutes
  • Holyrood Palace and Dynamic Earth exhibition – 8 mins
Haggis Hostel Room Layouts

Haggis Hostels have a number of different sized rooms. Book a bed, a private Room or exclusive use of all 34 beds.  All rooms provide the same great Haggis Hostels experience, so you can be assured of a great stay with us.

Room Layouts:

  • 4 x 4 Bred Rooms
  • 8 Bed Room
  • 10 Bed Room

All rooms have new solid pine bunk beds with brand new mattresses, and we have single sex rooms and family rooms available, and all rooms are light and airy with fully functioning windows.

VITAL STATISTICS

Check out our ‘Vital Statistics’ before you book to find out if Haggis Hostel is a match for you or your group.

  • LOCATION 100%
  • VALUE FOR MONEY 80%
  • STAG / HEN FRIENDLY 100%
  • GREAT FOR GROUPS 100%
  • FUN 100%
  • STAFF 100%
  • 24 hour entry
  • Free Wifi
  • Bar area with Pool table
  • 2 mins from Rail station
  • Cafe 
  • Fresh Bed Linen 
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Cheap Breakfast available 
  • TV in private Rooms 
  • Central Heating
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities 
  • Lockable bedrooms
  • Laundry Facilities 
  • Common Room 
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels 
CANCELLATION POLICY
  • We require 1 months notice of cancellation for Groups
  • We require 72 hours notice of cancellation for Individuals
WHATS INCLUDED
  • All Bedlinen
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bath Towels
  • Lockers

Breakfast

Haggis Hostel provides a free self service continental breakfast. You can expect a selection of Farmhouse Breads, Croissants, Brioche, Scotch Pancakes, English muffins and Crumpets. A fresh fruit bowl is provided and a selection of jams and spreads. Tea and coffee with fresh milk. Cereals and fruit juices are available to purchase but are not included although for groups we are able to tailor things as per the customers request. Anything from Traditional Scottish Porridge to bacon rolls. We can also organise packed lunches and evening meals.

GROUP 8+ SECURITY DEPOSIT

Groups of more than 8 persons are required to pay a refundable security deposit of £20 per person on arrival. The deposit will be refunded on departure provided there has been no damages or behavior problems

GROUP BOOKINGS

Whether you need Meals, Airport transfers, packed lunches, tours or anything else just let us know. We have 12 years experience of helping groups make the most of their time in Edinburgh. We only use the very best providers in the city. Arrive with no surprises.

At Haggis Hostel we can  accommodate groups of up to 34 persons.We do accepts Stag and hen Parties.  We regularly welcome large summer groups of all types and sizes to Edinburgh Scotland. Language, student, sports groups and famailes are all welcome.  We do accept student groups with persons under the age of 16.  Please note that our private rooms are not located beside the Dormitories.  Our sister Hostel Belford might be a better choice where supervision is required.

CLICK HERE TO MAKE A GROUP BOOKING

We are group booking specialists and we aim to provide a very personal service.

Just let us know the size of your group, the type of room layouts you require. We will get back to you within 24 hours with a great option, tailored to meet your specific needs. Even better if we can’t accommodate your group at this Edinburgh Hostel we will send an alternative option.

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