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The Alfred

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Breakfast
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
3 Star Hotel
We are a fashionable and historic hotel in the West End of Glasgow, surrounded by some of Glasgow's most beautiful areas. The Alfred is at your service! Whether staying for a night following a performance at one of the city's renowned music venues, or spending a weekend away to fully...
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1 Alfred Terrace | Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8RF, Scotland
9.3 km to Glasgow Intl Airport
122 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.5 km from Glasgow West End
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all a nightmare to find, not to mention lack of parking,once we finally found it we had an exhausting climb to which I can only describe as the attic,can't believe the good reviews this hotel has.Shower was tiny and freezing handle came of...More

Thank lynnstewart
Response from Suzanne H, General Manager at The AlfredResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to hear the issues you had with your stay. Due to the location of the hotel in the heart of the West End parking is difficult but because we know this is an issue we do have...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018

You might be surprised by the number of stairs it takes to get to the front door and beyond, but if you've stayed at Georgian style guesthouses before, maybe not? I walked with a cane for 7 years (last year I became partially bionic), so...More

Thank BellaVendetta
Response from Suzanne H, General Manager at The AlfredResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to hear of the 'dank smell' in your bathroom, I will be sure to have this looked into and the issue resolved as I was not aware of a problem. Like you said due to style of...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Bed was hard when I got into it. And no complimentary water for the rooms when I asked my answer was drink the tap water! Hotel rooms standard but paid good money been on a lot better for the price One person travelling and I...More

Thank luke m
Response from Suzanne H, General Manager at The AlfredResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to hear of your unsatisfactory stay with us. This does not live up to the standard of service we aim to provide. We do not provide bottled in the rooms as like you were told the tap...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Wow. The hotel is stunning. It's definitely not accessible, so if you're disabled it's no good. However, the staff and hotel were amazing for the money. We had a double room and we asked for a pull out bed for myself. The staff were very...More

1  Thank Francesca C
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I stayed in the single room on the first floor for just one night, and I think it's a great value for the location. I give it only a "Very Good" rating because my room was right at the top of the stairs above reception...More

1  Thank ttg172
Response from Suzanne H, Manager at The AlfredResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you for your comments! I have noted the issue of noise carrying from the reception area to your room and will look into a way that this can be managed in the future in order to reduce any inconvenience this causes. We take all...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$101 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Baz823
18 January 2018|
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Response from Suzanne H | Property representative |
No unfortunately the hotel does not have onsite parking. There is limited free parking a 5 minute walk from the hotel on Queen Margaret Drive. Alternatively there is Lilybank Car Park which offers overnight parking as well... More
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Cindy S
26 January 2017|
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Hi There, Thank you for getting in touch. Unfortunately due to the style of the booking we do not have an elevator. However yes it is possible to request a room on the first floor. When is it you were looking to book and... More
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"The single room on the first floor has an en suite bathroom, unlike the single room on the second floor."
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"Avoid single room 10 as it doesn't have on suite toilet, wash basin/sink or shower."
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"higher floors likely to be quieter"
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"We were on the first floor r and the room was on a corner,that is probably why we liked it so much"
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