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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Check in starts at 3PM, arrived at 12 midday and found my room ready and I was able to check in. I found the hotel staff to be very helpful and accommodating. The room was very clean, spacious and comfortable. If you do not want to use taxis to travel around, you have an option of either the subway or...

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Suzanne H, Manager at The Alfred, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Here at The Alfred Hotel we pride ourselves on the service we can offer and are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us! Hopefully we will see you on your next visit to our wonderful city.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gosh, I wish I could write a nice review of this hotel but I was so disappointed with my stay. We booked here as friends were getting married at Oran Mor and the Hilton the wedding party stayed in was full. Upon check-in the receptionist confused our name with another guest, when I pointed it out she asked if we...

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Suzanne H, Manager at The Alfred, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear about your disappointing stay with us! Here at The Alfred we pride ourselves on service and ensuring guests have the best stay possible. It is not usual practice to mix guest up as we have a system in place to ensure this does not happen and allow guests to have a seamless arrival but...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel recommended to us by a friend. Nice decor and rooms were very nice. Not much noise either considering its right on great western road. Great location for the west end bars restaurants and the underground at either byres road or great western road. Would recommend and stay again.

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great style, great area, great price, great service… great everything. If you’re looking to stay in the West End I think you can’t go wrong by staying here. I should mention that I didn’t have time to try the breakfast in the morning, so I can’t comment on that. The room layout was also exceptional. My only complaint is that...

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Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 13, 2016

I had room 12 on the top floor which is a bit of a trek but room was spacious despite being in the eves and the bathroom looked new. The big problem is the shower as there are no instructions and it took ages to get hot water, I had to get the receptionist up to fix it. It's only...

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Reviewed October 5, 2016

This hotel offered Victorian hospitality in modern times. The decor was stunning and the staff simply delightful. Please note that, should one have trouble with stairs, this is not the place for you as it takes climbing a hill and stair to get to the hotel and then a series of stairs to the rooms.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Stayed in this lovely victorian hotel yesterday! Great value the room was lovely freshly decorated! VERY vintage which is prefer! The room was super clean lovely comfy bed! Staff were extremely nice and very helpful! Highly recommend this place will be back!

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Great room with en suite. Hotel has a great atmosphere. Facilities were fine and good choices for continental breakfast. Handy for Byres Road, Botanic Gardens and Oran Mor. Would definitely use again if ever I go to Glasgow.

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Wesley Chapel, Florida
Reviewed September 18, 2016

A beautiful property with big, spacious rooms and very friendly and helpful staff. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the University, the Botanical Gardens and the many museums in Glasgow. Parking is an issue and the breakfast was on the light side, but would definitely visit again if in the city.

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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We loved staying at the Alfred hotel. From its exceptional stylish decor to the most convenient location in the city, everything was great. The only thing I wasn't completely satisfied was the size of bathroom/shower in our double room. It's a little too small and it was hard not to bump into things if you want to stretch or even...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a fashionable and historic hotel in the West End of Glasgow, surrounded by some of Glasgow's most beautiful areas. The Alfred is at your service! Whether staying for a night following a performance at one of the city's renowned music venues, or spending a weekend away to fully absorb the bars, restaurants and shops that Glasgow has to offer, our friendly and experienced staff will always be on hand to ensure your stay is truly memorable. Service is our top priority at the hotel so please, feel free to converse with our staff who will be more than happy to give recommendations on what our city has to offer, day and night. We aim to provide a home away from home in the leafy surroundings of Glasgow's West End. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Alfred

Address: 1 Alfred Terrace | Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8RF, Scotland (Formerly Oran Mor Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > West End
Price Range: $77 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Alfred 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“The higher the room number, the more stairs you climb.”
 of 5 bubbles coryg30, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the lower floors.”
 of 5 bubbles withwill, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid getting winded and opt to not have the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Z4113XLnickg, Oct 5, 2016 | Read review
“don't think there is a lift but could be wrong.”
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“Corner rooms have lovely views”
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