Argyle Backpackers

Address: 14 Argyle Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 1JL, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the South Side area of Edinburgh, is near The Queen's Hall, George Heriot's School, Eddie's Seafood Market, and Doodles.
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