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Featured Hostels in Lanark

Cowgate Tourist Hostel
2 out of 5
94 -116 Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £50 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Parliament House, National Museum of Scotland and St. Giles' Cathedral. Royal Mile and Grassmarket are also ...

3.3/5 (57 reviews)
questionable neighborhood, concrete rooms!

"i had booked a 4 person room with a request for a bottom bunk and ground floor due to disability. when i arrived, even though the sheet he showed me had low bunk highlighted in yellow i was told he had given the bunk to someone else and would a 6 bedroom be ok. i said yes. the room was clean, but ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2019

Cowgate Tourist Hostel
Pollock Halls
3 out of 5
18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Located in Newington, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Royal Commonwealth Pool, University of Edinburgh and Princes Street. Royal Mile and Palace of Holyroodhouse ...

4.1/5Very Good! (982 reviews)

"Fantastic option for safe, clean accommodation- no frills but not expecting that from student accommodation. For somewhere to sleep and explore Edinburgh is perfect!"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

Pollock Halls
Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile
2 out of 5
50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £25 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Edinburgh Vaults, Royal Mile and Princes Street. Grassmarket and University of Edinburgh are also within ...

3.8/5Good! (749 reviews)

"First time, staying in a hostel. Pleasently surprised. Good central location jusy off the royal mile. Very reasonably priced. Good sized rooms with comfy beds and ensuite shower and toilet facilities. Good bar and food down stairs. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2020

Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile

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Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)
2.5 out of 5
2 West Port, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Located in Old Town, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Grassmarket, Royal Mile and Scotch Whisky Experience. Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and ...

4.3/5Excellent! (82 reviews)

"It was really great the pods were very comfy and when i told them it needed clean sheets and pillow it was down straight away."…"

Reviewed on 22 Dec 2019

Kick Ass Grassmarket (18+ hostel)
Castle Rock Hostel
2 out of 5
15 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £63 per night from 22 Oct to 23 Oct

Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Witchery Tours, Royal Mile and Grassmarket. Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street are also within 5 minutes. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (292 reviews)

"This hostel was great all around!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Castle Rock Hostel
Euro Hostel Glasgow
3 out of 5
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The price is £25 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

Located in City Centre Glasgow, this hostel is steps away from St. Enoch Centre and Merchant City. Buchanan Street and O2 Academy Glasgow are also within 10 ...

3.6/5Good! (963 reviews)

"Location location location! We had a double bedroom which was really clean and quirky. It didn’t feel like a hostel as soon as we were in the room. The staff are really friendly and accommodating especially the receptionist who helped us find the parking area (which could be tricky to locate as the ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

Euro Hostel Glasgow
Kick Ass Greyfriars (18+ hostel)
2.5 out of 5
37-39 Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Greyfriars Kirk, Grassmarket and National Museum of Scotland. Royal Mile and Princes Street are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (55 reviews)
Good hostel in a great location

"Used this hostel on a group trip to Edinburgh. Great location, everything clean and staff very helpful. They request a refundable deposit for group bookings."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Kick Ass Greyfriars (18+ hostel)
High Street Hostel
3 out of 5
8-18 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £50 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

Located in Old Town, this hostel is steps away from Museum of Childhood, Royal Mile and Princes Street. Real Mary King's Close and St. Giles' Cathedral are also ...

4/5Very Good! (152 reviews)
Huge hostel

"It's a big hostel. The room was nice but lack of storage space. The kitchen and lounge were spacious but pretty crowed all the time. If you prefer quiet place, probably here is not for you. But overall here is nice and reasonable price."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

High Street Hostel
Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel
5 out of 5
9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £42 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct

Located in New Town, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Princes Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. George Street and Calton Hill are ...

4/5Very Good! (96 reviews)
central youth

"will return excellent great situated near pricessis street very clean reat price x"…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2019

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel
The St Enoch Hotel - Hostel
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Located in City Centre Glasgow, this hostel is steps away from St. Enoch Centre and Merchant City. George Square and Buchanan Street are also within 10 minutes. ...

2.9/5 (145 reviews)
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"Not really a hostel, just an old hotel repurposed as a hostel. They have dumped bunk beds in existing rooms, making it really cramped. The beds themselves are old and seem like they will give way anytime soon. Service is poor, I once entered the washroom only to realise there was no toilet paper. ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2019

The St Enoch Hotel - Hostel
The Baxter Hostel
2 out of 5
5/2 West Register Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Located in New Town, this hostel is steps away from St. Andrew Square and Princes Street. George Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are also within 10 minutes. ...

4.2/5Excellent! (128 reviews)
Shower room was too small

"Overall was ok. The room was small for 9 people. Three level bunker bed was kinda off. The shower room was clean but no place to hang your clothes. So I suppose you either let your clothes wet from the shower or get naked before going into the shower room (just kidding)."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb 2020

The Baxter Hostel
Arran House- Campus Accommodation
2 out of 5
5 Drysdale Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Located in Haymarket, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), Princes Street and King's Theatre. Grassmarket ...

3.6/5Good! (125 reviews)

"Accomodation was as expected in terms of facilities. Rooms were hot as windows are on the safety catch but as soon as we asked we were lent a fan. Cleaning was poor though. Corridors were not clean the entire week we were there, even though they were "swept""…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2019

Arran House- Campus Accommodation
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New Lanark Mill Hotel

New Lanark Mill Hotel

4 out of 5
The price is £70 per night from 3 Nov to 4 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (171 reviews)

"Bedroom was excellent in size, very clean and well appointed, bathroom was spotless. Daily maid service and breakfast was great with a full Scottish breakfast!! Will return in December"…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2020

New Lanark Mill Hotel
Cartland Bridge Hotel

Cartland Bridge Hotel

3 out of 5
4.2/5Very Good! (56 reviews)
Hidden Gem

"A hidden gem of a hotel. This was our third stay here and we will definitely be back"…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2019

Cartland Bridge Hotel
Krishna Eco Farm

Krishna Eco Farm

3 out of 5
Karuna Bhavan, Bankhouse Road, Lanark, Scotland
The price is £49 per night from 22 Oct to 23 Oct
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"It was clean and warm and spacious. Good value and the food was tasty and wholesome."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2019

Krishna Eco Farm
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Lanark?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for exploring. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its historic sites, and the river views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget-friendly prices and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Lanark?
While you’re choosing a place to stay, take a look at this top Lanark hostel: New Lanark Wee Row Hostel - Located steps from New Lanark. Property features include free WiFi, free parking and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find towels, showers and linens in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Lanark?
Good weather’s always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 13°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Lanark is 702 inches.
What is there to see and do in Lanark?
Generally, Lanark is known for its historical sites, rivers and waterfalls. Major attractions include New Lanark. Get out into nature with places such as Falls of the Clyde, Little Sparta and Strathclyde Country Park. Cultural attractions include Biggar Gasworks, Hamilton Townhouse Theatre and David Livingstone Centre.
What's the best way to get to and around Lanark while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Lanark on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 34.4 mi (55.3 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you might want to make use of public transport. Train stations including Lanark Station and Lanark Carstairs Station make it easy to explore more of the area.

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