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Alpha Guest House

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Overview
19 Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4TE Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf course
Pool
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here while working away. Is a nice little place with only 4 rooms which means you get the personal touch. The room was small but was clean and tidy. Tv. Comfy bed. On suite shower. Kettle. Tea and coffer. Some parts could do with...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Ali D
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This is a great little place to stay. Friendly staff. Clean room, very comfortable beds. The breakfast was wonderful. Close to town easy access to the bus system. Had a great time. Would stay here again.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Shane B
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

Date of stay: April 2018
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

Date of stay: July 2017
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

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank golliegosh
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About
Description
3 Star Guest House offering traditional bed and breakfast accommodation close to Edinburgh city centre and the new Edinburgh Royal Infirmary (ERI) Hospital based at Little France. Comprises 4 en-suite rooms More including 3 double / twin bedrooms and 1 family / triple bedroom. All rooms are modern and on the ground floor and include a colour LCD TV with Freeview and Tea / Coffee making facilities. Free car parking is also available. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Golf course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$62 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alpha Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$62 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alpha Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Room & Suite (9)
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"We had room 1 on the front and could not hear any traffic."
zippytrio
6 Mar 2017
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"Avoid Room 2"
scottie023
7 Nov 2016
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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..."
EdenCumbrian
15 Aug 2016
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"The room furthest away from the main road is quiet, not sure about others"
438shaunm
7 Jan 2016
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