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Scotland's Top Hostels

Offering award winning hostels and tours, Scotland’s Top Hostels is your one stop shop for the perfect budget friendly Scottish Holiday.

Our Hostels around Scotland

Scotland’s Top Hostels offers nine welcoming hostels throughout Scotland. With the original (High Street Hostel) opening up in Edinburgh in 1985, followed by Castle Rock Hostel(located beside the castle), as well as Royal Mile Backpackers(located on the famous Royal Mile). We also offer six Hostels in the Scottish Highlands. Whether you’re hiking the Great Glen Way from Fort William, wanting to spend some time on the bonnie banks of Loch Ness, or visiting the Highlands biggest city(Inverness) we have your Hostel needs sorted.

Our Story

Scotland’s Top Hostels offers nine welcoming hostels throughout Scotland. With the original (High Street Hostel) opening up in Edinburgh in 1985, followed by Castle Rock Hostel(located beside the castle), as well as Royal Mile Backpackers(located on the famous Royal Mile). We also offer six Hostels in the Scottish Highlands. Whether you’re hiking the Great Glen Way from Fort William, wanting to spend some time on the bonnie banks of Loch Ness, or visiting the Highlands’ biggest city (Inverness) we have your Hostel needs sorted.

Check out the interactive map of our hostels below

Multi Award Winning Tours of Scotland

MacBackpackers has run fun filled, fully guided adventures around Scotland for over 15 years. Created for young independent travellers aged between 18 and 40, our tours give an entertaining, informative and utterly unique view of Scotland.

Our guides, patriotic and passionate, will open up our amazing country to you, weaving together the rich fabric of Scottish history and culture as we travel along some of the most picturesque routes in Scotland.

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What our guests have to say

Hear from our guests from all across the world in what they thought about our Hostels.

Very beautiful and clean hostel

Very beautiful and clean hostel. Staffs are very kind and gentle. Location is very good.

Kuwano Yuta Kuwano Yuta
Royal Mile Backpackers

We came across this amazing hostel

We came across this amazing hostel while driving through Pitlochry. Tony’s welcome was so warm that we booked a family room for the night. Nothing but positive things to say about this place! Thanks again,… Read more “We came across this amazing hostel”

Mario Latreille
Pitlochry Backpacker Hotel

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed in.

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed in. Great atmosphere. great location. Amazing space and very comfortable. Coffee, tea and hot chocolate for free. ๐Ÿ˜

Gizele Magalhรฃes
Castle Rock Hostel

The place is really cool.

The place is really cool. Last time we stayed in a caravan. That was very good.

Theepan subramani
Skye Backpackers

Lovely, friendly staff

Lovely, friendly staff. It’s nice when hostel staff spread guests out and as a single traveller I got a room to myself The free wi – fi , tea and coffee and pool table were… Read more “Lovely, friendly staff”

Anthony English
Pitlochry Backpacker Hotel

Located right on the royal mile.

Located right on the royal mile. No complaints, friendly staff, clean rooms/beds, clean toilets and showers. Laundry service also available for ยฃ4. Would recommend for anybody wanting to stay on the royal mile.

Anthony Lang
Royal Mile Backpackers

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Scotland’s Top Hostels Instagram
  • Never a dull moment at "The Rock."
Our @castlerockhostel  runs awesome daily social events and is perfectly placed to see all of Auld Reekie! Check them out on your next trip to Edinburgh!
  • A glorious coo sunset for #Coosday by @gordondohertyphotography, give him a follow!
  • There's a reason Glen Coe is top of most traveler's Scotland Bucket Lists ๐Ÿ˜ brilliant picture by @svenos.robbie, give him a follow!
  • Nothing quite like Loch Ness, we could stare at it forever ๐Ÿ˜ check out our bonnie @lochsidehostel on the banks of Loch Ness for some wonderful hikes, beautiful waterfalls and stunning hidden creeks
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