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I stayed at Alva house, and was greeted by Martin, the room was comfortable functional and perfect for a 3 day stay in Edinburgh, lots of nice places to eat nearby and 10 minutes walk to the Gay triangle and Calton Hill, I would highly...More
I've stayed here on many occasions, usually when attending the Edinburgh Fringe, which was the case here, staying midweek. I travelled by train and walked to the accommodation (yes, it's not far out of the centre).
Martin the owner was there to welcome me and...More
I have stayed in Alva on a few occasions. It is very basic. A few things I would like to highlight and see improvement. (I work as Health and Safety hence my recommendations)
The microwave is appallingly disgusting, dirty and rusty. I would hate to...More
We stayed for 2 nights (Fri/Sat) and were impressed. The owner was very friendly and gave some useful tourist tips.
Our double room was very pleasant, simply furnished but spacious. The bathroom was fine, just across the landing.
Tea/coffee is available all day. Breakfast is...More
Not bad for the price breakfast ok and free tea coffee and biscuits all day. Shower on the other hand is bad and goes scalding hot free shampoo but not shower gel TV gets a poor reception but overall it's not bad like the view...More
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US$ 58 - US$ 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)