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    Alba Hostel Glasgow

    6 Fifth Avenue | Anniesland, Glasgow G12 0AT, Scotland
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    29 Oct. 30 Oct.
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Arrival was fine, slightly aggrieved at being told a £2.50 admin fee would be applied for for paying by debit card so had to pay cash to avoid this. The room wasn’t great. The lock on the door was damaged and very flimsy held in...More

    Thank Jack P
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Arrived late following a flight delay and the hostel waited for us to arrive (1am!). I had called ahead and they were more that happy to help. The train station is about a 5 minute walk away and the private room was very clean with...More

    2  Thank SmileyEms
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I felt so unsafe to be there I ended up leaving as random people would knock on the door asking for different people the place stank of cannabis and other drug substances and you felt as you where not welcome there would not recommend staying...More

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    Response from Alba_Hostel, Manager at Alba Hostel GlasgowResponded 6 days ago

    Hello Dear Many thanks for your review and I am really sorry that you are comaplaining something which you never reported to reception during your stay. Just to inform you that our hostel is a non-smoking business and there are designated smoking areas at backyard....More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    i have a complaint about the afternoon-evening staff member,i believe his name was mauro or something like that who clearly doesn't respect you. on my arrival when i wanted to check in he started to make storyes about belgium where im from and kept saying...More

    Thank JULIAN G
    Response from Alba_Hostel, Manager at Alba Hostel GlasgowResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello Dear I am so sorry to read your review and apology that you didn't have a good exprience to stay with us due to reception staff and cleaning standarnds in hostel. I will have a meeting with my reception staff & cleaner tomorrow and...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    Me and my sister spent 2 nights in this hostel, reason for the trip was to attend a job interview and visit the surroundings. We needed a clean twin room with ensuite bathroom at reasonable price and we found it here! The room was very...More

    1  Thank Simone A
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    venitada
    13 October 2017|
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    Response from Pauline S | Reviewed this property |
    I gave them a good review as like you I found the hostel staff warm and friendly and would certainly go back . However since my review in August there have been some other reviews not so good from other visitors so I can't... More
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    Stewart C
    19 May 2016|
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    Response from Alba_Hostel | Property representative |
    Dear Stewart. Our phone number is 0141 334 2952. Our reception is open from 8am until 11pm every day. Kind regards, Zoltan Juhasz Reception Team
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    Sonia B
    16 October 2015|
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    Response from Alba_Hostel | Property representative |
    Dear Sonia Thank you for your inquiry. We are about 5 miles away from Glasgow International Airport and taxi takes 10-15 min to reach to us. This will cost you about £12. If you are interested, I can book a taxi for you and... More
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    "for travellers who find stairs a challenge there are bedrooms and bathrooms on the ground floor"
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    "Room 7 is quite and with light."
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