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Alexander Guest House

Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf Course
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Our room was on the third floor, with bath en suite. We found it cozy, clean and comfortable. The tea kettle and makings were quite welcome in the mornings. It is located conveniently on a street leading to the city center. We could have taken...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank JaneM4606
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights. The room was more than adequate and the bathroom perfectly satisfactory. There was no sign of mildew or peeling wallpaper as mentioned in other reviews. There was also no sign of breakfast but in Edinburgh there is an abundance of places...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Jennie C
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I'm always nervous when I'm asked to pay for a hotel room upfront! It suggests that the proprietor is expecting their guests to have issues with the room! There wasn't anything notably bad, just little things; a broken light fitting in the bathroom (a bit...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank GCM1961
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We were late booking and found this guest house at the last minute. It's really run down and unloved. We had a broken chair in our room which was changed when we mentioned it. The curtain tie was held together with a safety pin! The...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank karenbertorelli
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The owners were very pleasant, cheerful and helpful. Location is somewhat central but transportation is really easy. This guest house is getting 'tired' and worn down. It was clean, as clean can be for an older place. The only issue I had, was the lack...More

Date of stay: May 2016
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Alexander Guest House is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Edinburgh, offering many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More Alexander Guest House makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests free wifi. Close to some of Edinburgh's most popular landmarks, such as The Real Mary King's Close (2.3 km) and Edinburgh Castle (2.6 km), Alexander Guest House is a great destination for tourists. If you like cafes, Alexander Guest House is conveniently located near Elephant House, Clarinda's Tea Room, and Papii. If you’re looking for something to do, Arthur's Seat (1.5 km), Pickering's Gin Distillery (1.1 km), and Locked in Edinburgh (1.1 km) are a nice way to spend some time, and they are all within walking distance of Alexander Guest House. Enjoy your stay in Edinburgh! Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 50 - USD 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alexander Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 50 - USD 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alexander Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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"If you have no choice, get a room at the back as it's on a very busy main road."
28 Jul. 2017
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"Ask about how many outlets are in the room."
7 Jan. 2017
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"Single rooms not ensuite."
24 Mar. 2015
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"Avoid room 10 if you need to use electrical equipment or take very long leads. Ask about breakfast, which..."
12 Oct. 2014
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