The Haystack Hostel

Edinburgh Old Town - Self Catering

With possibly the best location for a hostel in Edinburgh, all transport links a short 2 minute walk away and nestled in between the old town and new town, the Haystack Hostel is the perfect base for anyone looking to explore our beautiful city.

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Make hay while the sun shines

Right in front of Waverley train station, between Old and New TownS

54 steps to get to our floor

Only a few rooms and plenty of facilities

We are the weeest hostel in Edinburgh

We are plain quiet folks, away from big party hostels

We stay in touch with you, (during your stay only), literally

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Private double rooms and a couple of dorms

We do not overpromise so not to underdeliver

Best rates are on our website. Guaranteed*

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*Guaranteed we said.