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    Alba House

    29 Craigmillar Park, Edinburgh EH16 5PE, Scotland
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    20/12/2017 21/12/2017
    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (22)
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    • Excellent89%
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    • Average1%
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    “b b” (41 reviews)
    “city centre” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 29 July 2015

    I was flying into Edinburgh with a friend, and since our flight was getting in at 6:45 in the morning, I emailed ahead of time to inquire about early check-in. Got a warm response from Cath welcoming us to come early, that even if our...More

    1  Thank Rosie S
    Reviewed 20 July 2015

    Cath was a very welcoming host. She provided useful information about travel into the city, maps and ideas of places to visit. The accommodation was clean and tidy. Breakfast was served in a lovely dining room, and was plentiful and well cooked. The bedroom was...More

    Thank kath c
    Response from OldtimerEdinburgh, Owner at Alba HouseResponded 25 July 2015

    Thank you for that lovely review of your stay with us. When I enquired how you had slept on the first morning you did mention that you had not slept well, but you said that this was not unusual and that you often had difficulty...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2015

    We are a family of 4 with a 20 and a 14 yr old and stayed in Alba cottage at the back of the property for 2 nights last mth . Cath the homeowner of this B&B made us feel completely at home . she...More

    Thank Basanti77
    Reviewed 3 June 2015

    Really nice house, great rooms, everyone was extremely friendly and helpful. Good breakfast, plenty of choice from full English(or Scottish!!) to healthy options. Lovely gardens, a bench to sit at the front would be nice.

    1  Thank RamsgateAdrian
    Reviewed 1 June 2015

    We arrived early but were still made very welcome. Alba House is a sound, well established but very well maintained guest house. The owner Kath was really attentive from the moment we arrived. Its the little things that make the difference - like bus numbers...More

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    22 September 2016|
    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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    "Quieter back rooms onto garden !"
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    "A bus outside every 10 minutes is under 2 quid for a day pass or a cab is around 8 quid.Royal Mile is about..."
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    "All our rooms were spot on"
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    "Any room you have here will be excellent!!"
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