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Argyle Backpackers

Overall Rating
87%
14 Argyle Place
Edinburgh, Scotland
EH9 1JL
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Location is perfect for students – it takes only 10min walk to get to EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY and NAPIER UNIVERSITY campuses! Everything you need is close by - ORGANIC FOOD SHOPS, LOCAL VEGETABLE SHOPS, FRESH MEAT and FISH SHOPS, SUPERMARKETS, CAFES, PUBS, SHOPS, BANK It’s only a 10-15 min walk to the old town to EDINBURGH CASTLE, ROYAL MILE, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND and other attractions. And only 2 min away from the beautiful central MEADOWS PARK – the main place for events during EDINBURGH FESTIVAL! What makes Argyle Backpackers special are the 2 VICTORIAN-STYLED HOUSES that create a unique chilled atmosphere. We have top facilities including 2 KITCHENS, a LIVING ROOM (with a 40” FLAT SCREEN TV and real fireplace!) and a BEAUTIFUL CONSERVATORY with a PIANO, musical instruments, outdoor games equipment and a massive 40” FLAT SCREEN TV! Outside there is a beautiful SUNNY PRIVATE GARDEN that is perfect to relax or make a barbeque in! The ROOMS are spacious, well-furnished with lots of space for storage and have big windows offering STUNNING VIEWS of the Arthur’s Seat mountain and Marchmont area! ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION: - 24h key access (NO CURFEW) - FREE WIFI - FREE bedding - FREE luggage storage - FREE TEA/COFFEE/SUGAR, free food box - FREE HAIR DRYERS, IRONS, SCALES on demand - FREE leftover shampoos and toiletries - DIGITAL SAFES or LOCKERS in the rooms - FLAT SCREEN TVs (19” – 32”) in private rooms - 2 fully equipped self-catering KITCHENS with FRIDGES - Video/DVD/TV room with lots of FREE VIDEOS and DVDs - Charming CONSERVATORY with 40” FLAT SCREEN TV - SUNNY GARDEN (smoking only outside) - Bicycle hires (only £5/day) - Towel hires (£1) - Skype phone facilities - Laundry facilities - Long term stay offers (except June, July & August) - Breakfast for groups by request - 24 hour CCTV