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Alpha Guest House

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“bus stop”(14 reviews)
“city centre”(15 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Stayed one night here to attend a wedding, and it was great. I'd emailed queries beforehand and the responses were almost instant and always helpful. On arrival the welcome was very pleasant and the check in process slick. Both the room and the ensuite were...More

Thank TouristAnne
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I booked this guest house on my last night in Edinburgh in July 2017 when I was coming back from a 3-day bus trip from the Highlands. I had previously stayed in the Travelodge on St-Mary's (which was super convenient but a budget hotel) but...More

1  Thank JudyinNY
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The guest house was in a great location. The hosts very helpful and friendly. We arrived early and were allowed to leave our luggage while we went to the shipping centre, walking distance away. Breakfast was delicious, and the room was great. I highly recommended...More

1  Thank golliegosh
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Rest assured that your stay at Alpha Guest House will be nothing short of comfortable. Great hosts, good breakfast and complete cleanliness. Our stay was made even more comfortable with a supermarket within walking distance and a bus stop just across the road. Perfect if...More

2  Thank yasmin c
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This is a three star establishment but believe it should be rated four stars. Room 3 is beautiful and spacious. Our hosts were fantastic and breakfast was great. With the bus stop right across the road it is easy to get to and from the...More

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"We had room 1 on the front and could not hear any traffic."
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"Avoid Room 2"
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"Room 4 is very small avoid if you are staying for a few days. Its a long way to walk if taxis are busy and..."
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"The room furthest away from the main road is quiet, not sure about others"
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