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Alba Lodge

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   232 Renfrew Street Glasgow, Glasgow G3 6TX, Scotland (City Centre)
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Ranked #26 of 38 Glasgow B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Dunoon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Entered the front door which looked nice, greeted by friendly reception staff but when advised of room location we were led to our not so double bedded room, that didn't have en suite. Place smelt of damp and couldn't wait to leave

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night with my mum and partner. On arrival we were quickly shown to our room which was well located and spacious for our needs. We booked a family room which had a double bed and three single beds. The room was basic but clean enough. The t.v didn't work but as we were only there for... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I stayed very short notice at The Alba Hotel on a cold Saturday for a concert in Glasgow with an after-show party. Renfrew Street runs parallel to Sauchihall Street, so is pretty central. I booked online. Called to confirm boooking, They could't initially locate my booking, but they later called back to confirm booking received. Nice & reassuring. Staff were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We stayed at Alba lodge 27th September for a show at the Hydro. We booked a room on the top floor with ensuite as all other floors share bathrooms. The room was basic but was very clean with fresh towels and complementary toiletries. Also tea and coffee provided with a TV. It is excellently located next to bars and restaurants... More 

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Berwick on Tweed, null, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

On arrival was disappointed as the whole place looked shoddy, on entering our room i was faced with a run down dirty looking room the shower door was hanging off so went to tell the manager waited half an hour then had to watch as he tried to sort it asked for another room but was told there were non... More 

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Nicosia District, Cyprus
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

My experience at Alba Lodge Hotel in Glasgow was a huge disappointment!!!! The staff went through my belongings. When I mentioned that a box of candy disappeared from a plastic bag which I had in my drawer, the receptionist gave me the most unexpected answer: “the lady who cleans the rooms goes around with her daughter and most probably the... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The hotel was very close to the main shops which was handy. The staff were quite friendly and the breakfast was reasonable. We stayed in the room in the basement (20) and it smelled absolutely disgusting. A horrible musty and moudly smell that stuck to your clothes. I felt physically sick every time I entered. The room itself was very... More 

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Plymouth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This is not the poshest hotel in Glasgow, but probably the friendliest. Basic room with comfortable bed and very basic furnishing. Bathroom ditto. hot water a bit of a lottery but shower worked fine. Good breakfast but breakfast room is a bit small so occasional queuing ..... None of these shortcomings bothered us as everyone is so good natured, maybe... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights whilst at a wedding on Loch Lomond. Not ideal for my trip- no full length mirror or plugs near the mirror above the sink. Saying that, it was clean. My room, I was told, was one of the smallest. And it really was! It had a single bed and a dresser in it and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My latest stay was for 5 B&B nights (16th to 21st July) whilst campaigning for YES Scotland around Glasgow. Thanks to the super service provided with kindness and courtesy by Karan and his delightful colleagues, I was able to benefit from an excellent base from which to launch my campaign. Over many years Alba Lodge has become my Glasgow 'home'.... More 

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Address: 232 Renfrew Street Glasgow, Glasgow G3 6TX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Alba Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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