Read what others had to say about Fort William Backpackers

You should stay here!

I stayed here for 4 nights. Excellent location, right in the heart of the city. 5 minute walk from the train station. On the main road in Edinburgh. Staff is super friendly. Gave lots of… Read more “You should stay here!”

Louise T

Great place

I loved my stay at the royal mile, the people there were kindly and everything was very clean, and plus, i did the bar crawl, following the advice of the hostel workers and it was… Read more “Great place”


Perfect in every single way!

I booked this fairly last minute for New Years as I was late to the party, all my friends booked their accommodation earlier on. As all other reviews state, the location is just perfect. You… Read more “Perfect in every single way!”

Matt P

Great hostel

Great hostel – the staff are helpful and friendly and the place is always clean. The kitchen is a great idea. In the rooms with 10 beds, it can be a bit noisy and busy.

Sarah Cleveland

Can’t say much about the hostel except that it‘s the best one

Can’t say much about the hostel except that it‘s the best one we‘ve ever stayed in. We slept in a 8-bed-room and it was just as comfortable as a double room. Roommates were young an… Read more “Can’t say much about the hostel except that it‘s the best one”

Leo Stempfl

Rooms are fantastic

Rooms are fantastic, showers are very good, and the staff was very helpful. I’d highly recommend this hostel! Each person gets a locker, you can rent a towel for 50 pence, and they offer a… Read more “Rooms are fantastic”

Sam Hicks

Very beautiful and clean hostel

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

Kuwano Yuta Kuwano Yuta

Well decorated

Well decorated, great staff, comfy beds and everything you could need

Alasdair Hall

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 £4. Would recommend for anybody wanting to stay on the royal mile.

Anthony Lang

However for the location, friendly staff and low price it was worth it

Stayed during my UK trip. I was in the 8 bed dorm which was spacious and had two cosy sofa chairs in the room. Breakfast was only two pounds and you get cereal, milk, juice,… Read more “However for the location, friendly staff and low price it was worth it”

Sam N

Nice small little place

Nice small little place at the edge of the city-center. Every room has a thematic .. my was “Gotham” it s mean that every bed has is own name like “robin” or “pinguin”, etc. You… Read more “Nice small little place”

Alain Crudenaire

quaint hostel centrally located

Royal mile backpackers is a quaint hostel centrally located on the Royal Mile. The location is perfect for touring the city. The staff were friendly and very helpful. Breakfast costs 2£ and is simple but… Read more “quaint hostel centrally located”

Sarah Bauer

Nice people

Nice people, tidy and cozy place. Has fireplace, great for winter!

Lucas Baldo

Very friendly

Very friendly,clean,tidy,helpful great knowledge of the local area and events going on also central location great value for money.

Dharmapupil Myke

Amazing hostel

Amazing hostel. Nice environment, decent domitory, good shower and nice breakfast. The staff are warm-hearted and you can turn to them for any problems.

Peiran Shen

Excellent staff

Excellent staff – one lady at the reception is really very polite and helpful – I am sorry I can’t remember her name. Clean rooms, very central location, good prices, I certainly recommend it to… Read more “Excellent staff”

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