Welcome to the heart of Edinburgh.
Relax, as a result of recent refurbishments we can offer guests FREE HOSTEL WIDE WIFI and personal POWER POINTS WITH USB and BED LIGHTS next to EVERY bed.
Thrive in the backpackers atmosphere and meet people from all across the globe.
24/7 Hot showers, FREE tea, coffee, hot chocolate and unrivaled ambiance are just a few factors combining to make your stay here at High Street Hostel a unique experience.
High Street Hostel is an historical 470 yr old building.
We are located right in the centre of the Old Town of Edinburgh, in the oldest part of Scotland's capital, where gas lamps light up elegant buildings and cobblestone streets. All the main attractions of this beautiful city are a mere stone throw away.
Stroll to the majestic Edinburgh Castle up the road, or take a quick hike to see the stunning views from Arthur's Seat.
Only 5 mins stroll from Edinburgh Railway Station.
Edinburgh Castle is a 10-min walk.
Supermarket, bars, cafe's all around.
Use of a self-catering kitchen, along with a quiet internet lounge. There is also a more vibrant party lounge.
Our lounges are filled with lots of cool stuff, like knights armours. So sit back and soak in the atmosphere, reflect on your adventures, enjoy a book, challenge friends to a game of chess, give our piano a go or dance salsa…
We have weekly events, such as burger night, movie night, pub crawls and pool tournament. Oh and by the way, we also have free WiFi.
Dating back to 1564, this historic property is on a small side street, just off the Royal Mile
Please note that our bathrooms are unisex ( but with private cubicles of course )
Each bed has a bedside safe and a locker. The rooms have access to shared bathroom facilities.
Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Royal Mile, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Omni Centre, Edinburgh Playhouse are all right by us.
Edinburgh Zoo and Murrayfield Stadium around 30 minutes walk away.
Payment type accepted: Visa, American Express, Cash, Visa Electron, Maestro
Minimum age to check-in: 18 years old
Please note NO under 18's allowed in the hostel.
Our confirmation emails can be used as proofs of travel for a consulate.
Multiple names can be entered in the confirmation emails.