Edinburgh - Cowgate Hostel Ltd

94-116 Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1JN

Hostel overview

We recognise that the 21st century backpacker wants that little bit extra from their cheap accommodation and we are always endeavouring to fulfil your high expectations and strive hard to offer the best budget accommodation in Edinburgh.
The Cowgate Tourist Hostel in Edinburgh is one of city’s few 3 star hostels.


Our building is nestled on the historic Cowgate Street, right in the heart of Edinburgh’s party and cultural district. Between Holyrood house (the seat of the Scottish parliament) and Edinburgh Castle, The Cowgate Tourist Hostel offers you easily access to many of the city’s diverse attractions – allowing you the freedom to either explore the city’s vibrant nightlife – including a vast array of pubs and beer gardens, or relax and enjoy a peaceful afternoon wandering through Edinburgh.

  • Free City maps
  • Free Housekeeping
  • Free Internet / wi-fi
  • Free Luggage / storage room
  • Free Bicycle room
The Royal Mile Old Town Holyrood The Grassmarket
Waverley railway station
Average Rating Very good
Atmosphere 67%
Staff 73%
Location 75%
Cleanliness 71%
Facilities 66%
Safety 72%
Value 70%

Info & Price

Arrival date: 9 February 2018
Number of nights: 1
Departure date: 10 February 2018

  • Free City maps
  • Alcohol allowed
  • Lounge
  • Free Internet / wi-fi
  • Free Bicycle room
  • Outside hostel view
  • Lobby
  • Towel
  • Alcohol allowed
  • Power sockets
  • Free Luggage / storage room
  • Gender: Mixed
  • Luggage in storage before check-in
  • Minimum age to check-in: 16 years old

Credit Cards Accepted: Mastercard, Visa, JCB, Diners Club, Cash, Visa Electron, Maestro

Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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