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Haystack Hostel

City centre hostel, steps from St. Andrew Square

  • Free WiFi

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  • Lobby Lounge
  • Lobby Lounge
  • Shared Dormitory, 12 Bed, Mixed Dorm - Shared kitchen
  • Shared Dormitory, 12 Bed, Mixed Dorm - Bathroom
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5/3 West Register Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2AA, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 6 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry

Feel at home

  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

What’s around

  • In New Town
  • Edinburgh Castle - 12-min walk
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse - 14-min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 6-min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 7-min walk
  • Calton Hill - 7-min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Shared Dormitory, 12 Bed, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, 6 Bed, Women only
  • Shared Dormitory, 3 Bed, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, 4 Bed, Mixed Dorm

Location

5/3 West Register Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2AA, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • In New Town
  • Edinburgh Castle - 12-min walk
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse - 14-min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In New Town
  • Edinburgh Castle - 12-min walk
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse - 14-min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 6-min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 7-min walk
  • Calton Hill - 7-min walk
  • National Museum of Scotland - 12-min walk
  • Arthur's Seat - 18-min walk
  • St. Andrew Square - 3-min walk
  • National Gallery of Scotland - 9-min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 35-min drive
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) 3-min walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station 4-min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station 25-min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 6 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-4 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages Spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hungarian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

In the room

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Haggis Hostels Hostel Edinburgh
  • Haystack Hostel Edinburgh
  • Haystack Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Haystack Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Edinburgh
  • Haggis Hostels Hostel
  • Haggis Hostels Edinburgh
  • Haggis Hostels
  • Haggis Hostels Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Haystack Hostel Edinburgh
  • Haystack Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Haystack Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Edinburgh

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Local area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have lifts.

This property accepts credit cards.

Mandatory fees

Cash deposit: GBP 10 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Haystack Hostel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Haystack Hostel.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 4 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Amarone Pizzeria (4-min walk), Howies (4-min walk) and Brewhemia (5-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Recommended spots to visit include St. Andrew Square (3-min walk) and St. Giles' Cathedral (6-min walk), along with Princes Street Gardens (7-min walk) and Calton Hill (7-min walk).