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    Alva House

    45 Alva Place, Edinburgh EH7 5AX, Scotland
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    • Excellent41%
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    • Average22%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible2%
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    1 - 5 of 37 reviews

    Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at Alva house, and was greeted by Martin, the room was comfortable functional and perfect for a 3 day stay in Edinburgh, lots of nice places to eat nearby and 10 minutes walk to the Gay triangle and Calton Hill, I would highly...More

    1  Thank AM3006
    Reviewed 15 September 2016

    I've stayed here on many occasions, usually when attending the Edinburgh Fringe, which was the case here, staying midweek. I travelled by train and walked to the accommodation (yes, it's not far out of the centre). Martin the owner was there to welcome me and...More

    1  Thank Ian N
    Reviewed 19 August 2016

    I have stayed in Alva on a few occasions. It is very basic. A few things I would like to highlight and see improvement. (I work as Health and Safety hence my recommendations) The microwave is appallingly disgusting, dirty and rusty. I would hate to...More

    2  Thank Daniel W
    Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights (Fri/Sat) and were impressed. The owner was very friendly and gave some useful tourist tips. Our double room was very pleasant, simply furnished but spacious. The bathroom was fine, just across the landing. Tea/coffee is available all day. Breakfast is...More

    2  Thank Clothcreature
    Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

    Not bad for the price breakfast ok and free tea coffee and biscuits all day. Shower on the other hand is bad and goes scalding hot free shampoo but not shower gel TV gets a poor reception but overall it's not bad like the view...More

    1  Thank ormsklad
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 59 - USD 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Edinburgh >
    • Leith
    • Also Known As
    • Alva House Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Room Tips
    "It's near a busy road so none of the rooms are especially quiet but it's mainly traffic noise, which..."
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    "All rooms are recommended. However you can hear traffic in all rooms."
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    "If u are going to stay here pick the room with the private bathroom"
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    "Ask for the room with the private bathroom, unless you want to share."
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