Do you need a safe and secure place to store your luggage in Edinburgh while you explore the city? Or perhaps you are jetting off to Europe for a weedend, but don’t want the hassle of hauling your luggage around with you. At Cowgate Tourist Hostel we offer secure, quick and easy solutions for long or short term luggage storage in Edinburgh. We are located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, and less than a 10 minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley station.

The process is simple-  book your luggage in with us online, choose your drop-off and pick-up time and relax knowing your luggage is in safe hands.

Cost is £5 per bag, per day. Pick-up and drop-off is available from 8am until 11pm.


Easy to organise online, straight forward process on site. Friendly collection.

Emily B.
Sept 2018

We left our bags here at the beginning and end of our trip. Really easy to find and the staff were very friendly. Our bags were kept in a side room with a tag on and there were no problems. 

Heather C.
Sept 2018.

What a fabulous service and at a really good price. Would definitely use again.

Pamella C
Sept 2018


Cowgate Hostel – Edinburgh

Tel: +44 (0) 131 226 5716

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Cowgate Tourist Hostel Edinburgh

94-116 Cowgate
Edinburgh, EH1 1JN

T: +44 (0) 131 226 5716 (reception)
E: [email protected]

Highland Backpackers Inverness

24 Rose Street, Inverness
Highland, IV1 1NQ

T: +44 (0) 146 324 1962 (reception)
E: [email protected]

St Andrews Tourist

Inchape House, St. Mary’s Place
St Andrews, KY16 9UY

T: +44 (0) 133 447 9911 (reception)
E: [email protected]


Head office: +44 (0) 808 168 9610 

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm GMT