Welcome to Argyle Backpackers

Your Gateway to Memorable Edinburgh Adventures

Our Story

Step into the world of Argyle Backpackers, where hospitality meets history. Established in 1989 by a Scottish man named Gerald.

Argyle Backpackers began as a humble haven for wanderers seeking a unique and authentic experience in Edinburgh. Over the years, our hostel has grown from a hidden gem to a beloved destination, welcoming guests from every corner of the globe.

Our Mission

At Argyle Backpackers, our mission is simple yet profound: to provide travellers with more than just a place to stay. We strive to create a vibrant and inclusive community where every guest feels at home, whether they're here for a night or a longer stay.

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