We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
10/8/2017 10/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighborhoods
    Neighborhoods

    Alexander Guest House

    35 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2BX, Scotland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    10/8/2017 10/9/2017
    Traveler (35)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Hotel Ceilidh-Donia
    1,000 reviews
    #7 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Kildonan Lodge Hotel
    560 reviews
    #12 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Travelodge Edinburgh Cameron Toll
    838 reviews
    #63 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Salisbury Green Hotel
    359 reviews
    #118 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good34%
    • Average21%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
    Travelers talk about
    “city centre” (4 reviews)
    “top floor” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Golf course
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Hotel Ceilidh-Donia
    1,000 reviews
    #7 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Kildonan Lodge Hotel
    560 reviews
    #12 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Travelodge Edinburgh Cameron Toll
    838 reviews
    #63 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Salisbury Green Hotel
    359 reviews
    #118 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Rooms
    Oct 8Oct 9
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Edinburgh hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "03276a3a342c4a2cb16d84bda4e79d07", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":594651,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":9,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"03276a3a342c4a2cb16d84bda4e79d07","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Alexander Guest House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAzMjc2YTNhMzQyYzRhMmNiMTZkODRiZGE0ZTc5ZDA3IiwiQUlLIjoiZmNhZmRkYjI0NDZkNGRkNDlmNTdhMjEwNGRhYzAwNTgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "10/08/2017", "checkOut": "10/09/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (57)
    There are newer reviews for Alexander Guest House
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    21 - 25 of 40 reviews

    Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

    I'm sitting in my room at The Alexander Guest House as I write this, thinking how much I don't want to leave! I've had such a great stay here, the whole house is beautiful and my room is wonderful with a lovely view of the...More

    1  Thank EssieGrace
    Reviewed June 4, 2014

    What a bad mistake we made. Breakfast was mean and the portions were inadequate. One rasher of bacon and some beans served on a small side plate. Tea like dishwater. The ground floor room we were given was metres from the front door and reception...More

    Thank Catherine W
    Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

    Came to watch a rugby international. 4 rugby playing adults stayed in 1 room with 2 single beds and a double bed. Ensuite shower room and toilet. Excellent location to visit the city via the multitude of buses that pass the front of the B&B....More

    2  Thank Adrian J
    Reviewed October 25, 2013

    My sister and her two sons and I stayed here for two nights last August. It was during the high season so very difficult to find an affordable room. Fortunately we found here. It's not hard to take a bus from train station to here,...More

    2  Thank wangtwdavid
    Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

    I've been staying in the Guest House for 3 days and was in a good way surprised with the quality of my stay regarding the quite low price. Though this is not the very center, of Edinburgh the bus stop is close to the House...More

    1  Thank EvgeniyaV123
    Hotel Ceilidh-Donia
    1,000 reviews
    #7 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Kildonan Lodge Hotel
    560 reviews
    #12 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Travelodge Edinburgh Cameron Toll
    838 reviews
    #63 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    Salisbury Green Hotel
    359 reviews
    #118 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • $95 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Alexander Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Edinburgh
    • Also Known As
    • Alexander Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (35)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Bathroom (6)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Kildonan Lodge Hotel
    560 reviews
    .26 miles away
     
    Salisbury Green Hotel
    359 reviews
    .44 miles away
     
    Hotel Ceilidh-Donia
    1,000 reviews
    .33 miles away
     
    Travelodge Edinburgh Cameron Toll
    838 reviews
    .39 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pataka
    394 reviews
    .40 miles away
    The Old Bell Inn
    438 reviews
    .35 miles away
    Delhi Diner
    250 reviews
    .02 miles away
    Edinburgh Food Studio
    45 reviews
    .24 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Holyrood Park
    2,201 reviews
    .59 miles away
    Pickering's Gin Distillery
    223 reviews
    .69 miles away
    Summerhall
    33 reviews
    .68 miles away
    Innocent Railway Tunnel
    7 reviews
    .55 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Alexander Guest House staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "If you have no choice, get a room at the back as it's on a very busy main road."
    Read review
    "Ask about how many outlets are in the room."
    Read review
    "Single rooms not ensuite."
    Read review
    "Avoid room 10 if you need to use electrical equipment or take very long leads. Ask about breakfast, which I..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing