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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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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night with a friend. We only stayed here because everywhere else in Glasgow was full. When we arrived the man at reception wasn't very friendly. He told us if we were coming home late we would need to pay a 5 pound deposit for a key. I only have a tenner which he didn't have... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the Alba Hostel is not ideal, but easy enough via the train/bus. Kitchen area was not clean. The duvet had a large stain on it, when I mentioned to staff he suggested that I swap it with one of the other beds. The bedside lights in my room didn’t work. I would only suggest booking here as... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for one night into a 8 bed room.when we arrived, we found that our booking was slip in two.the solution given was 'you can stay but not in one room or leave' , not even an apologise. Even if we wanted to move to another place we could not as the city was busy.humans make mistakes but arrogants... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Nice location, kind staff,clean and cosy, in case of double booking an alternative location is not a problem. Close to botanic gardens, 10 minutes to city center by bus, lots of restaurants close by.We would recommend it to others.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

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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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

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 September 26, 2014

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 September 26, 2014

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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

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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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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