Little Secrets

The Staff

Here to give you the best hostel experience ever, our hosts are always around to help with anything and make you feel safe. Coming from every corner of Europe, our hosts speak many languages but all share something in common: A deep passion for Scotland and Edinburgh.

The app

Try our app on every smartphone and tablet. Written by the Baxter staff, it offers original itineraries to explore Edinburgh and includes all our favourite places for food and drinks. It even has a clever offline map to explore the city with. Available on the AppStore and on Google Play.

Eggs. Laid with love

Edinburgh’s best-kept secret, The Baxter breakfast. Every morning, one of our hosts lovingly prepares the most delicious scrambled eggs you will have ever tasted! Laid with love from Scotland’s finest free range hens, these eggs are full of flavour and will leave you clucking for more.

The building

Nestled in the heart of the World Heritage city of Edinburgh lies our charming Baxter Hostel. You can read all about how we transformed our incredible C18th building into your new home from home in our section Building the Baxter.