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The Alexander

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#13 of 22 hotels in Swansea
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See why so many travelers make The Alexander their hotel of choice when visiting Swansea. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a charming setting with an array of amenities designed for travelers like you. While staying at The Alexander, visitors can check out St Helen's Rugby & Cricket Ground (0.4 mi) and The Guildhall (0.5 mi), some of Swansea's top attractions. Rooms at The Alexander offer a flat screen TV providing exceptional comfort and convenience, and guests can go online with free wifi. If you are driving to The Alexander, there is free public parking available nearby. While in Swansea be sure to experience local crab favorites at Slice, Hanson at the Chelsea, or The River House. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Singleton Park (1.0 mi), Dylan Thomas Birth Place (0.2 mi), and Swansea Marina (1.2 mi), which are some popular Swansea attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hotel. At The Alexander, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Swansea.
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Property amenities
Free public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free internet
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Public wifi
Internet
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Flatscreen TV
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Charming
Mid-range

Location

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85Good for walkers
Grade: 85 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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All reviews helpful owner free internet double room street parking comfortable bed tea and coffee facilities definitely stay here again guest house nice room family room min walk ensuite guesthouse pubs wardrobe
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stayed in a triple room with two girl friends. The best thing about the room was the level of cleanliness - I must say it was spotless and the towels and sheets were also fresh and clean so I have no criticism of that....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Teithiwr26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall happy with the room, I was sharing with three and we had an en suite. Shower wasn’t very powerful and unfortunately did not drain properly so by the time the third of us had the shower there was quite a bit of flooding, we...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Gematron83
Reviewed April 24, 2019

Stayed here 6 nights, the room was only cleaned once when I asked for clean towels after 4 days. The gare was broken and banged in the wind the first night.the double room was so small that you could only get in on one side...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank lindihop010
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Came on a weekend trip with family. Two rooms booked. You receive codes to enter and collect keys. One room was ok but the other was like a converted broom cupboard. It was more expensive too and not enough room to swing a cat!! Uplands...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank hamandtheboy
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Arrived after a very long drive as visiting friends who live in the area. Had booked the room way in advance and was really looking forward to a break away and seeing Swansea for first time. Pubic hairs all over and in the bed. Had...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank hl282019
Response from Reception T, Manager at The AlexanderResponded March 4, 2019

Hi Holly Thanks for the review. We value all of our feedback good or bad. I would like to highlight a few points on your review here. The bathroom was not a shared bathroom, It was a private bathroom for the sole use of the...More

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Pamela B
January 20, 2017|
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Response from busterSwansea | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam We do not have our own private car park but there is free 24 hour parking all around our accommodation. Kind Regards Lynn The Alexander 01792 470045
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"Use a different hotel"
lindihop010
Apr 24, 2019
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"Avoid rooms 5 & 8 not sure about the others"
80janeh
Jul 28, 2018
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"Dont bother with any"
LiamT655
Mar 23, 2018
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"Go somewhere else!"
roboteach
Feb 18, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$56 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomWalesSouth WalesSwansea
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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