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Information about Capital Backpackers Hotel

Near Princes Street

With a stay at Capital Backpackers in Edinburgh (New Town), you'll be steps from Princes Street and 3 minutes by foot from George Street. This hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Royal Mile.Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities.Make yourself at home in one of the 70 guestrooms featuring microwaves. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms have bathtubs or showers and hair dryers.

Services of Capital Backpackers Hotel

  • Shared microwave
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Free WiFi
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Multilingual staff
  • No alcohol allowed onsite
  • Luggage storage
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Caters to adults only
  • Smoke-free property
  • Pets not allowed
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Water dispenser
  • No rollaway/extra beds available


6 Queen Street

Frequently asked questions

Why should I buy my travel on

We sell over 284,000 hotel bookings per year online to our customers since 1998, being one of the firsts in the sector.

What services can I add to my booking?

During the booking process you will be offered all the services you can add:
  • Our support packs
  • Our service Check-in NoProblem
  • Additional luggage
  • Car rental
  • Parking at the airport
  • Transfers
Once your booking is confirmed, you can only request our NoProblem Check-in service and add extra luggage to your booking. In general, requests for additional baggage are confirmed within 7 days.

At what time can I have my room? And what time do I have to leave?

Check-in and check-out times vary according to the property. However, the schedules are usually as follows:
  • Hours of arrival ( check-in ) from 14:00.
  • Departure times ( check-out ) at 11:00.
In the confirmation e-mail you will find information about timetables, and if the hotel has a 24-hour reception.

What is the price match guarantee?

If you book a hotel or city break (Flight + Hotel/ Eurostar + Hotel) on and you find the same product or package for less on another website within 24 hours of booking, we'll give you the difference! Subject to terms & conditions.

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