The Globetrotter Inn Edinburgh

46 Marine Drive, Cramond Foreshore, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH4 5EP, Scotland
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The Globetrotter Inn Edinburgh is the place on the backpacker scene to stay...and yes, of course we would say that. Thing is, it happens to be true.

As Edinburgh's largest 4* hostel, we are the perfect base for groups and individuals.

You want location, laughs and comfort and to have change from £20, which includes bed and complimentary continental breakfast? Then look no further...

Globetrotters is a laid back, friendly, fun, clean, comfortable, modern and secure hostel with clued-up staff a fantastic bar and facilities that are second to none.

With 366 beds there's something for everyone.

Guests booking in bunk rooms should bring their own towels - alternatively we have towels on sale in the on-site shop at the price of £5.00

To make things even better...everyone in a dorm room gets their own backpack sized locker, a big bunk with a privacy curtain and a personal reading light! Talk about comfortable!

Looking to do something exciting during your stay in Scotland? We can organize a whole host of activities from paint ball, sphering, go-carting and quad biking to hovercraft rides and bridge jumping! Top up your stay, make it extreme with Doitwithxs. Our very own Activities company! Doitwithxs can help you tailor your stay with activities and events, perfect for the individual or groups. So what are you waiting for!!!!!

Other facilities include:

? Water front bar with a 24-hour license
? Bar meals
? Mini-supermarket
? Internet cafe
? Large kitchen and dining room (Ultra clean and we even do your dishes for you!)
? Big screen movie room
? TV lounge and chill out area
?24 hour reception
?Group transport, meals and activities

We understand that just because you're traveling on a budget - comfort and security is not something that should be neglected....

The Inn is on the south side of the Firth of Forth with sensational views. It's roughly 15 minutes' drive from Edinburgh's Waverley train station and 15 minutes' drive from Edinburgh International Airport:

We run our very own shuttle bus which leaves from Waterloo Place. stand C on the hour every hour until 11pm.
Price for our shuttle bus is £1.50 single, £2.50 return, £4.00 day pass and £10.00 for weekly pass.

Cancellations must be received 24-hours prior to 2pm of your arrival date. Failure to do so will result in the cost of your first night's accommodation being charged to the card used to make your booking.

Check-in time is from 2pm. Check out time is 10am.

Any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult (over 21) and must not be in shared rooms. If you would like a female only dorm please contact us directly after booking to make this request.

Upon arrival we will require photo identification, ie. passport, drivers license, student card etc.

Note: We do not accept American Express, Diners or Laser cards.




We are located just a 15 minutes drive from Edinburgh's Waverley train station and 15 minutes drive from Edinburgh International Airport.

Check-in time is from 14:00 p.m., and check-out time is 10:00 a.m.

We run our very own shuttle bus which leaves from Waterloo place stand C. To reach Waterloo place, exit Waverley train station on to Waverley bridge and turn right onto Princes Street. Then keep walking in a straight line (the big Balmoral Hotel should be on your right), cross over the North bridge and the road will lead into Waterloo place. You will see a set of bus stops and our shuttle bus leaves from stand C.

Traveling from the bus station, exit via St Andrews street and turn left on to Princes Street. Cross over the road to the Balmoral Hotel. Then follow the same directions as from Waverley train station.

Leaving the City Center from 7:00 a.m. (every hour) until 23:00 p.m.
The price for our shuttle is £1.50 single, £2.50 return, £4.00 day pass and £10.00 for weekly pass!


BarCredit cards acceptedCar Parking
Self-catering FacilitiesNo curfewFree breakfast
Free bed linenFree luggage roomGames room
Lockers in dormsLounge areaInternet
Pool table(s)24 hour receptionSafety deposit
24 hour hot showersTours/Travel DeskWashing machines
Wheelchair accessible
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