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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Aug 20, 2017
“Perfect ”
Oct 17, 2016
“Great place to stay for a budget trip to Edinburgh ”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed September 28, 2013

Only has 5 rooms and the description on the web site is accurate. I had booked the smallest (and cheapest) one and it was larger than I expected. Most rooms have shared bathroom and toilet but this is no problem as they are near to...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2013

Stayed here for a long weekend, and what a find! Emailed the owner Martin and reserved the room, all he required was an approx arrival time - in the event we were about an hour earlier than anticipated, but not a problem....we were offered coffee...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2013

I had an extended stay at the Alva House during May 2012 for about 3 weeks; give or take a day or two. The owner, Martin, was gracious and accommodating. He took the time to explain the area, pointing out places where I could save...More

3  Thank TomKYHWU-EBS
Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

Great guest house been here a few times would definitely recommend this Martin the owner Is very nice and friendly great gay men only guest house fresh and clean good to come and go as you wish very quiet and in a great area would...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for one night while passing through Edinburgh. I really appreciated the personal service of the owner by email and even staying up late to check me in given my late flight into Edinburgh. Rooms are simple. I had a single...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
$64 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$64 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"It's near a busy road so none of the rooms are especially quiet but it's mainly traffic noise, which..."
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"All rooms are recommended. However you can hear traffic in all rooms."
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"If u are going to stay here pick the room with the private bathroom"
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"Ask for the room with the private bathroom, unless you want to share."
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