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Alexander Guest House

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  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
23 Oct 2017
“Very average”
28 Jul 2017
“Last resort!”
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Golf Course
4 Star Hotel
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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

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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

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

Thank Brynnygirl
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Peeling wallpaper; mold on shower curtain and ceiling; outlet high on wall (couldn't reach outlet without standing on chair); doorknobs loose (I had to repair one myself when it came off in my hand); two front doors didn't latch unless firmly pressed closed, therefore, were...More

Thank rainbowsendfrm1
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic guesthouse, staff were lovely, rooms tidy and the towels are changed daily. Very clean and beds were comfortable. Rooms 8,9,10 and I think 11 all have en suites it seems (we were room 9) these rooms are all on the top floor. On the...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$80 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Alexander Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland
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"If you have no choice, get a room at the back as it's on a very busy main road."
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"Ask about how many outlets are in the room."
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"Single rooms not ensuite."
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"Avoid room 10 if you need to use electrical equipment or take very long leads. Ask about breakfast, which I..."
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