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    Alba Hostel Glasgow

    6 Fifth Avenue | Anniesland, Glasgow G12 0AT, Scotland
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    • Excellent38%
    • Very good21%
    • Average9%
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    “train station” (17 reviews)
    “city centre” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Honestly, this has to be the worst hostel I have ever stayed in and I have stayed in a fair few. They did not put heating on and it was -2 outside. The sheets had not been washed, the floor looked as if it hadn't...More

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    Response from Alba_Hostel, Alba Hostel at Alba Hostel GlasgowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Sir, Alba Hostel did not have time to reply to your displeasing, provoking and insulting review because the Hostel, as always in weekends, was full. Guests from different parts of the world did enjoy our facilities , our high standards cleanliness and worldwide recognized...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    One thing about staying in Glasgow is if you have a car the city centre it can be expensive to park. Alba hostel has parking and also you can have a private room it’s a place constantly being upgraded. The place is close to public...More

    Thank Christopher B
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed for one night, and had no problems! Reception was incredibly friendly and helpful at all times. We enjoyed that there was a place to get drinks right next door, and that the ScotRail was very close as well. The room and toilets were...More

    Thank Alyssa J
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I was only a night, and very short time. Stay was ok, hostel was quite quiet, and room with toilet was ok. Breakfast and kitchen are their weakness. Parking in the streets near was easy, so no problem it has no parking

    Thank Adrian0902
    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    Stayed over whilst on tour, no problems with the online booking. We had a date mishap but Ash didnt have a problem moving our booking and even kindly upgrading us for free to an en-suite room for me and my fellow techy. Secure parking for...More

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    Response from Alba_Hostel, Manager at Alba Hostel GlasgowResponded 25 October 2017

    Thanks guys and wish to welcome you again if you just email/call directly for your reservation. Regards Arshad Mehmood Manager

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$ 21 - US$ 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 13
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    13 October 2017|
    Response from Pauline S | Reviewed this property |
    I gave them a good review as like you I found the hostel staff warm and friendly and would certainly go back . However since my review in August there have been some other reviews not so good from other visitors so I can't... More
    Stewart C
    18 May 2016|
    Response from Alba_Hostel | Property representative |
    Dear Stewart. Our phone number is 0141 334 2952. Our reception is open from 8am until 11pm every day. Kind regards, Zoltan Juhasz Reception Team
    Sonia B
    16 October 2015|
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    Response from Alba_Hostel | Property representative |
    Dear Sonia Thank you for your inquiry. We are about 5 miles away from Glasgow International Airport and taxi takes 10-15 min to reach to us. This will cost you about £12. If you are interested, I can book a taxi for you and... More
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