Alba Hostel Glasgow

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Average rate: $19 - Hotel class: 4 stars
6 Fifth Avenue, Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Alba Hostel Glasgow Reviews

tessnz tessnz
16 reviews
Out of the way Nov 19, 2011
I sadly didn't enjoy my stay here. It wasn't easy to find, as I couldn't get hold of a map beforehand and it was difficult getting help and even a shop around the corner had no idea where the street is. It's about a 10 minute bus ride into town. Five pounds will buy you a bus pass to get you anywhere in the area (on First city buses) for a day (until 1am).

Security is very poor. When I checked in they unlocked the door to the dorm room - and don't give you a key. The room is left unlocked, so anybody can get in, and the lockers provided are situated so that you can't actually get a bag into them - more of a wardrobe for a jacket or two. A key deposit gets you a key for the back door for after hours entry, but after dark there's no light or directions for you to work out how to find the back door.

There is a kitchen and dining room, which I didn't use. The tv room was more comfortable, but no food or drink allowed in there.
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Alba Hostel Glasgow Overview

Enjoying a prime location close to the city centre, as well as within easy reach of Loch Lomond and the Highlands, the Alba Hostel, Glasgow is a real winner with budget travellers everywhere. Offering low cost accommodation to rival any hotel, this popular property is the ideal choice for a cultural visit to one of Scotland's most dynamic destinations. The hostel is conveniently located in the west end of Glasgow, with excellent bus and rail transport links nearby. The enthusiastic personnel are delighted to help make your stay as comfortable as possible, and will happily give you useful nuggets of local information for that more personal angle to your holiday. This 100-year-old building has been recently refurbished and boasts charming interiors aimed at your comfort. Guests will find ample free parking, a cosy TV lounge with 50-inch screen, hot water, clean linen and complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hostel. Whatever brings you to Scotland you will find this Glasgow budget accommodation offers a pleasant and family-friendly environment.

Alba Hostel Amenities

  • High-speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • DVD Player
  • Laundry service
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Luggage Storage
  • Free Parking

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