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The Alexander

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Traveller (64)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (8)
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
3 Sketty Road, Swansea SA2 0EU, Wales
49.6 km to Cardiff-Wales Airport
24 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A major disappointment. Uplands is a residential neighborhood, tired. This is a self check-in hotel with no staff on site. Old, recently redone and clean enough but very small. Lots of pubs, cafes (closed for dinner) and ethnic food. It had been many years since...More

Thank AmScotGirl
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed for just the one night, and that was one night too many. Getting into our room with no one at the place wasn't an issue, clear instructions via text. We had room 10, in the basement. As soon as we walked in, we...More

Thank Dannr823
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a guesthouse, with support from sister guest house 5 mins away. Great location for meeting people as good restaurants and bars. On corner with pedestrian crossing so railings and zigzag lines mean no parking to unload. Street parking few mins away but up...More

1  Thank Michele C
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Booked this hotel as part of a business trip based largely off previous good reviews, it seems the place has recently changed hands and taken a turn for the worse. There are no staff at the hotel and it is self check in. Despite the...More

1  Thank DDGR69
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Really disappointed in The Alexander. Booked in for 2 nights but we left a day early and booked elsewhere. The main reason being that of the 3 phone numbers provided to call to connect to their "24/7" reception none of our calls were answered. Firstly...More

3  Thank Liam T
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
USD 70 - USD 147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Swansea
#3 Business Hotel in Swansea
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
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Location
United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Swansea County > Swansea
Also Known As
The Alexander Swansea, Wales
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Pamela B
21 January 2017|
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Dear Sir/Madam We do not have our own private car park but there is free 24 hour parking all around our accommodation. Kind Regards Lynn The Alexander 01792 470045
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"Room 5 at the top was good"
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