To get a free quote simply make an enquiry and we'll get back to you in less than 24 hrs.


Edinburgh Overview

St Christopher’s Inns offers safe, secure and fun group accommodation in Edinburgh. Located in the heart of Scotland’s capital and just minutes walk from Waverly train station, we have two hostels located right opposite each other in Edinburgh’s beautiful medieval Old Town. Close enough to the city’s main sights and attractions, you will be able to access pretty much everything by foot including the traditional Scottish pubs, museums, local bars, historic architecture and nightlife.

Need rooms for your group? Both of our hostels offer a selection of rooms including shared dorms, same-sex dorms and private rooms with a lively bar downstairs. Our newest hostel, St Christopher’s Edinburgh Old Town has been newly designed with modern new rooms and bathrooms to make your stay with us even better. Whether you’re visiting for culture or partying, our dedicated sales team will support you throughout the booking process. Whatever it is you need, we will try our best to cater to your needs - group meals and packed lunches can be provided upon request. From Arthur’s Seat, the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle and the Scottish National Galleries, there’s so much to discover just moments from our doorstep.



Things to do in Edinburgh

Looking for the best things to do in the Scottish capital? These are some of the best sights and attractions we recommend for groups…


Weather in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh’s warmest months are from May to August where temperatures reach highs of 19°C. Summer is the city’s peak travel time, particularly during August when the Fringe Festival takes place.

  • Autumn is mild and chilly with highs of 13°C.

  • With lows of 1°C in the winter, make sure to wrap up warm if you’re visiting the city during the festive season.


Group Activities in Edinburgh

Our two hostels in Edinburgh offer a selection of group activities and tours bookable via our group sales team. Take a look at the most popular tours…

If you’d like to learn more about our group tours in Edinburgh please contact our group sales team at groupsales@bedsandbars.com

City Walking tour

A local expert will take you past some of Edinburgh’s major sights and landmarks on a free walking tour of the compact city.

Castle Tour

Step inside Edinburgh’s most iconic attraction. On this tour you’ll learn about battles that took place here as well as the castle’s rich Royal history.

Loch Ness Cruise

Enjoy the beauty of Loch Ness on this award-winning cruise. You can choose to depart in the morning or evening.

Dark Side Walking Tour

Discover the dark side of Edinburgh on this eerie walking tour. Pass through gruesome graveyards and narrow alleys while learning about the city’s haunted past.