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Overview
29 Craigmillar Park, Edinburgh EH16 5PE Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews city centre bus info friendly and helpful owners excellent scottish breakfast nice furnishings front of the house guest house every morning main bus route high ceilings rooms were very clean off street parking edinburgh stay yogurt free wifi b and b great hosts
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed for two nights whilst attending my future son-in-law's stag weekend. The double room was very spacious and comfortable, with great en-suite facilities. Breakfasts were excellent, with a wide choice of cooked/continental options. Moreover, the hosts, Cath and Jim, were utterily charming. This small hotel...More

Thank TerrierGeorge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly to put into context, we stayed here for two nights- before and after our wedding day at Arthur’s Seat. We didn’t ask for special treatment but it certainly felt as if we were given it! The rooms (and with our guests we saw two)...More

Thank Dd-red13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This B&B has been renovated and upgraded to a T. The rooms are clean and stylish, with comfortable beds and puffy down comforters. The breakfast is the best of the 10 B&Bs we stayed in on this trip, with fresh scones, cheeses, and berries, in...More

Thank janis m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot even begin to find the words to describe how perfect this place is! It is really close to the city centre, just a short bus or taxi away but far enough out to be quiet at night, no noise to disturb the sleep!...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful place to stay. We stayed for 5 nights and had a wonderful experience. Our room was very comfortable and impeccably clean. The best part was our lovely hostess, Cath. She is a dear and clearly loves the interaction she has with her...More

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About
Description
Alba House is a beautiful detached listed Victorian Villa, situated in the Craigmillar Park Conservation area of Edinburgh. We offer comfortable, great value bed and breakfast. Alba House is a ten minute bus ride More south of city centre and close to Edinburgh University and Einburgh Royal Infirmary. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 102 - USD 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alba House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 102 - USD 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Alba House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (7)
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hejenny2013
19 May 2018|
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Sorry - I meant the Edinburgh airport.
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kbear721
22 September 2016|
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Response from Johnathan Atwal... P | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I am unsure. There was a laundry mat up the street, not an easy walk. However the owners are beyond nice and helpful, so if they themselves do not provide that service the owner will more than be able to tell... More
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"Don't book rooms 9 or 10. They are attic rooms with little headroom, steep narrow staircae up, and..."
rosahNY
16 Jun. 2018
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"Back of the building better as the road can be busy."
651sheilam
3 Jun. 2018
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"Beautiful high ceilings on the first floor, upper floor could have lower ceilings (but rooms are cheaper..."
jeanmarcf631
7 May 2018
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"Quieter back rooms onto garden !"
chrisgE3392MH
11 May 2017
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