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Alba Hostel Glasgow

3.0 of 5 6 Fifth Avenue | Anniesland, Glasgow G120AT, Scotland
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I had to stay here as every other place in Glasgow seemed to be fully booked or more expensive. It was £48 a night for the twin room on a Saturday and it was in Anniesland, so not actually in the centre of Glasgow. The room was small and just had a couple beds. No mirror, no... More

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Sacramento, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we arrived later, after dark and had a hard time finding the hostel, make sure you either have data on your phone to look it up or just think ahead more than we did before showing up. it is very far out from the city center, not in the best part of town but i guess the proximity to the... More

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London
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86 reviews 86 reviews
32 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well located near train station, 5 stops from centre. Recently refurbished, hot showers. Homely hostel with lounge area. Lockers in room. However, bed linen not changed during stay, overpriced for what you got (booked through Budget Places 8 months in advance for my original 4 nights in Glasgow; when I wanted to add an extra night directly with hostel, was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place .....nice people ...... and very easy for the pocket. Been here for almost 10 days..... and been in almost 5 - 6 different rooms at the hostel. Awesome place. Got to meet people from many nationalities. I will definitely recommend it to stay .....

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at Alba hostel Glasgow was absolutely great. The guys took me by the hand helping me with all the planning to make the most of the time I had there.Everything I needed was in a walking distance,(shops,restaurants,post-office,Western-Union representative),you name it. The guests that I met there make me feel just like home. Very good facilities as well. I... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, it is located far from the city center, but there are good busses to the center. But the worst thing is the beds. You can hear every spring screaming as it it pressed down or real eased when you move an inch. And they are also quite unstable and wobble as you climb up it or move.... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This hostel could be a great experience but unfortunately it's not. The problem is it's not efficiently run and it's been set up to be convenient to the owners not the customer. You can only check in after 4pm which can be a nuisance if you arrive earlier as you have to sit around waiting. Some parts of the hostel... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We stayed here for one day and found it very convenient for my children. Nice and friendly management. They were very helpful with all our queries. The best part was that they had a decent breakfast on offer at a reasonable price and at the same time a nice clean kitchen if we wanted to cook for ourselves. For a... More

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I needed to stay in Glasgow for two days and picked this hostel as it had a higher rating on the accommodation website. The rating proved to be true! I was met by helpful staff and slept in a tidy, yet a bit congested room. Despite being shared, the bathrooms looked good and clean. I also had the pleasure to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We took a youth football team from London to Glasgow and Alba Hostel ensured that we had a great stay. There were 16 of us in total and they were very accommodating to us. The rooms were clean and quiet, the showers were good and the staff were patient with our young people. The local area was serene and the... More

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Address: 6 Fifth Avenue | Anniesland, Glasgow G120AT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Alba Hostel Glasgow 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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