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    The Alexander

    3 Sketty Road, Swansea SA2 0EU, Wales
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
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    1 - 5 of 199 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Thanks for a great & comfortable stay last night. Excellent location to Singleton park & plenty of places to eat nearby. Room was lovely & clean. Host was very welcoming & breakfast in the morning was lovely. The breakfast room was a little small but...More

    Thank Lucy R
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I enjoyed a wonderful stay at The Alexander. It is in a nice area with plenty of shops and restaurants nearby and a short 15min walk down to the beach. I was greeted so warmly and thanks to the incredible hosts I couldn't have felt...More

    Thank Rebekah S
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    I see the reviews the property gets and I'm a little surprised but then perhpas I'm expecting too much. My room was quite pokey, the shower was incredibly weak and I struggled to get the window open. Fran ( I think her name was) was...More

    Thank Phatbloke
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    This hotel (or B&B) was lovely. We were given a very warm welcome, which was great. The room, comprising of 1 double bed and 2 single beds (travelled with our 2 grandchildren) was lovely, indeed and although our room was facing out to the main...More

    Thank Susbridget
    Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

    I Recently visited the Alexander with my boyfriend, the hotel was in a great location for swansea bay and the stunning Gower, there are lots of places to eat and drink near by. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming. The room was a good...More

    Thank Natasha D
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$73 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Swansea
    • #3 Business Hotel in Swansea
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Swansea
    • #7 Family Hotel in Swansea
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    LutonPammie
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from busterSwansea | Property representative |
    Dear Sir/Madam We do not have our own private car park but there is free 24 hour parking all around our accommodation. Kind Regards Lynn The Alexander 01792 470045
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