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The Baxter Hostel

Rental, Adults only

2 stars

5/2 West Register Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2AA

+44 131 503 1001
7.4
Good

based on 2,974 reviews

Tue 6/25
Wed 6/26

About The Baxter Hostel, Edinburgh

Cleanliness
7.4
Comfort
7.3
Location
9.5
Services
7.0
Staff
8.8
Value for money
8.0
Situated only a short walk from Edinburgh Bus Station, The Baxter Hostel offers guests an ideal base while visiting Edinburgh. It is steps from Princes Street, eateries and nightlife options. The hostel provides an all-hours reception, as well as free Wi-Fi and luggage storage. Each room at The Baxter Hostel offers a refrigerator and all the necessities for a comfortable stay. The shared bathroom provides a shower. The hostel is located in the City's well-known shopping area. Guests can also visit University of Edinburgh, National Museum of Scotland and Edinburgh Castle.

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Standard Rooms - River view
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1 bunk bed

1 bunk bed

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Hairdryer
  • 24hr front desk
  • Refrigerator
  • No smoking

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Heating
  • Trash cans

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Additional toilet

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Adults only
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

General

  • Lockers
  • Semi-detached
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • 24hr front desk
  • Key card access

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed

Dining

  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

The Baxter Hostel Reviews

7.4
GoodBased on 2,974 verified guest reviews
7.0Families
7.0Couples
7.1Friends
7.5Solo

Pros +
  • Incredibly friendly and helpful staff! (in 317 reviews)
  • "Very friendly staff, excellent location." (in 226 reviews)
  • "Good breakfast, super friendly staff" (in 178 reviews)
Cons -
  • Shower room floor is not clean. (in 17 reviews)
  • The bunk bed was dirty. (in 14 reviews)
  • Bathroom too small and only 2 toilets. (in 10 reviews)


The Baxter Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does The Baxter Hostel compare to other 2 star hotels in Edinburgh?

    On average, The Baxter Hostel is less than the Edinburgh average rate for 2 star hotels. The nightly rate at The Baxter Hostel is typically $45, whereas the nightly rate in Edinburgh is $178 more.

  • How far is The Baxter Hostel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    If there is no traffic, the 7.1 mi drive between Edinburgh Turnhouse and The Baxter Hostel should only take about 21min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to The Baxter Hostel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    The Baxter Hostel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Edinburgh Turnhouse to the hotel, but also around Edinburgh during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Edinburgh are on average $18/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The Baxter Hostel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Edinburgh Turnhouse.

  • Does The Baxter Hostel have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at The Baxter Hostel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 131 503 1001.

  • How close is The Baxter Hostel to Edinburgh city center?

    The city center nearest to The Baxter Hostel is Edinburgh, which is 0.3 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find The Writers Museum, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for The Baxter Hostel?

    If you have questions about The Baxter Hostel or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 131 503 1001.

  • Does The Baxter Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Baxter Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Baxter Hostel?

    You can plan to arrive after 3:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at The Baxter Hostel?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $38 per night. The average rate for rooms at The Baxter Hostel is currently around $347/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

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Places of interest near The Baxter Hostel

Attractions in Edinburgh, Scotland curated by momondo

The Baxter Hostel location: 5/2 West Register Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2AA

Top landmarks

Waverley Mall0.1 mi
Scott Monument0.2 mi
Real Mary King's Close0.3 mi
National Gallery of Scotland0.3 mi
Museum of Childhood0.3 mi
Princes Street Gardens0.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Hawksmoor Edinburgh0.0 mi
The Voodoo Rooms0.0 mi
Twenty Princes Street0.0 mi
Gallery Restaurant0.0 mi
Cafe Royal - Edinburgh0.0 mi
Palm Court at The Balmoral Hotel0.0 mi
Number One0.0 mi
Tattu Edinburgh0.0 mi
Grazing by Mark Greenaway0.0 mi

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