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Alba Hills Guest House

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really loved staying at this guest house. From the moment I arrived i was made to feel at home by Tracey. She explained to me everything I needed to know about the accommodation, plus extra information about Edinburgh, and surrounding areas, as she was a true local. She also made sure that I had everything I needed in my... More 

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Moore, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kind of old and creaky. Clean and cozy. Not too far from attractions by taxi. Breakfast was good. Little pricy for the age of the building. Beautiful old building but could use some updating. Plumbing was kind of noisy and the door to the bathroom was not a solid door. No privacy.

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Wolverhampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Great location as many bus routes you can jump on to head into town. Arthur 's Seat walking distance. Greeted by lovley staff who stated it was my home. GVE me the full low down on the attractions, local amnenities, local transport etc. Room for a single initially a box room.....but an end suite and a seated window meant I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We were up for the Edinburgh Film Festival and found this lovely town guest house very comfortable and convenient. The owners and staff were very friendly and welcoming, giving us lots of info about what to see in the city etc. The guest house is on a main road but although our family room was at the front we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Tidy, caring, affordable, clean, comfortable. Did I miss anything? Flexible, they really want you to feel at home. It is near the city centre but not in the city centre. 5minutes by bus maybe 15 by food. From my room (no. 2) I can see Arthur's Seat.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

What a wonderful place. Bolbol was the perfect host and went to an awful lot of trouble to cater for my food allergy issues and went out shopping for me specially. The guest house itself was a majestic building with a grand sweeping staircase. The room was lovely, clean and quiet and had a view of Arthur's Seat. Breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

As the title says, the bed was comfortable, the room was nice and clean and had a good nights sleep. The Breakfast in the morning was great and filled you up nicely for a walk around the city. Its about a 15-20minute walk into the the city centre which was great and a very cheap taxi ride home in the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Once again, I had a wonderful stay at this very affordable, comfortable and well-run guest house. I had the pleasure of being back in Edinburgh for 7 nights, in September and would not have dreamt of staying anywhere else. Delicious breakfast, caring, friendly & informative members of staff - who I think of now as friends - comfortable and clean... More 

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albahills, General Manager at Alba Hills Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a lovely review. We always aim to try and make our guests as comfortable and happy as possible. we hope to see you again very soon or the next time you are visiting Edinburgh.. Take care Alba hills team More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

I found the hosts and the accommodation to be very good, and I really enjoyed my stay. The breakfast in the morning was good and there was a variety of things to order from the kitchen. Will definetely stay there again, when I come back to Edinburgh.

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albahills, General Manager at Alba Hills Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are all so happy that you enjoyed your stay and say you will come back here to Alba hills. We know we are doing our jobs right when the guests leave happy with everything kindest regards Alba hills team More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alba Hills Guest House is an elegant Victorian house with many original features, we are a family run Guest House offering friendly and welcoming hospitality, clean and comfortable rooms, and tasty hot breakfast in the morning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alba Hills Guest House

Address: 33 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2BX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $101 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alba Hills Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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