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    Alba House

    29 Craigmillar Park, Edinburgh EH16 5PE, Scotland
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    “b b” (40 reviews)
    “city centre” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    I booked 3 nights in Edinburgh at a place that turned out to be a dump with all the charm of a petrie dish. We spent an hour getting lost and desperate in the road systems when we spotted the Vacancy sign at Alba and...More

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    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at the Alba House for a short break to visit our son, the owner was charming and very informative She was so helpful and made the stay enjoyable The rooms were very clean and the usual tea and coffe available,...More

    Thank Tony D
    Response from OldtimerEdinburgh, Owner at Alba HouseResponded 13 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Alba House. It was a pleasure to meet and ch with you during your visit. We look forward to your next trip to Edinburgh. Cath

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    I cannot praise the Alba house enough. We arrived late after a long flight and Cath was delightful. She sat us down in the breakfast room and explained the property and provided us with wonderful information about the area (best restaurants, which sights to go...More

    Thank caytlync
    Response from OldtimerEdinburgh, Owner at Alba HouseResponded 10 April 2017

    Thank you for that lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you and share our fabulous city with you. I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    We had a wonderful overnight stay at Alba house. The rooms were immaculately clean with modern ensuite & great bed. We woke to see a squirrel bounding through the daffodils in the back garden & enjoyed the included hot Scottish breakfast.

    Thank Chrissyanne K
    Response from OldtimerEdinburgh, Manager at Alba HouseResponded 10 April 2017

    Thank you for that great review. The squirrels are great fun to watch, but they are fiends with the bulbs in the window boxes!! Cath

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    We enjoyed are stay, only a short journey to town approx 20 minute walk but busses are regular. Hosts very attentive and helpful breakfast was good if I had one criticism there should be a potato scone in a Scottish breakfast. Having said that the...More

    Thank Steven H
    Response from OldtimerEdinburgh, Owner at Alba HouseResponded 4 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review of your stay with us. I must apologise for the lack of potato scone with your breakfast - I must have had a senior moment , as we always serve potato scones with...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$98 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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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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