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Alba Hostel Glasgow Reviews

6 Fifth Avuenue, Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

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68%

Rating
324 Total Reviews
  • 69%Value For Money
  • 69%Security
  • 60%Location
  • 69%Staff
  • 69%Atmosphere
  • 69%Cleanliness
  • 71%Facilities

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91%

Despite being far from the city centre the hostel itsel is amazing , it looks like a hotel, the fascilities are good: wi fi , sky tv clean several beatiful tolites and the place is very spacious inside. I definitely recommend


46%

The location of the Alba Hostel is not ideal, but easy enough via the train/bus. Kitchen area was not clean. The duvet had a large stain on it, when I mentioned to staff he suggested that I swap it with one of the other beds. The bedside lights in my room didn’t work. I would only suggest booking here as a last resort.


40%

we were cold at night the duvets were 1" thick, the kitchen was in the basement and was not very clean. there was no coffee or tea for us to a drink. my friend's pilloww was so thin she had to fold it in half to get some sleep. we do not believe the sheet had been changed because there was a torn mattress and the sheet had tear in the exactly the same place. we have stayed in cheeper places but they were creme de la creme in comparsion.

  • 7th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Scotland
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


43%

This hostel double booked our room and gave it away before we checked in. Then he told us that they had room for us at a second location, but that that room wouldn't be ready until 2000. Check-in time was 1600 and we were there at 1615! So we waited in the sitting room for 4 hours and waited for the managers uncle to arrive and take us to the other location, which was actually the uncles personal home!!! He gave us a room in the basement that did not lock or anything and then wanted cash only!




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