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Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I had room 12 on the top floor which is a bit of a trek but room was spacious despite being in the eves and the bathroom looked new. The big problem is the shower as there are no instructions and it took ages to get hot water, I had to get the receptionist up to fix it. It's only...

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Thank withwill
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This hotel offered Victorian hospitality in modern times. The decor was stunning and the staff simply delightful. Please note that, should one have trouble with stairs, this is not the place for you as it takes climbing a hill and stair to get to the hotel and then a series of stairs to the rooms.

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Thank Nick G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed in this lovely victorian hotel yesterday! Great value the room was lovely freshly decorated! VERY vintage which is prefer! The room was super clean lovely comfy bed! Staff were extremely nice and very helpful! Highly recommend this place will be back!

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Thank 453madelaine
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Great room with en suite. Hotel has a great atmosphere. Facilities were fine and good choices for continental breakfast. Handy for Byres Road, Botanic Gardens and Oran Mor. Would definitely use again if ever I go to Glasgow.

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Wesley Chapel, Florida
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A beautiful property with big, spacious rooms and very friendly and helpful staff. The B&B is within easy walking distance of the University, the Botanical Gardens and the many museums in Glasgow. Parking is an issue and the breakfast was on the light side, but would definitely visit again if in the city.

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Thank Sfunk2
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We loved staying at the Alfred hotel. From its exceptional stylish decor to the most convenient location in the city, everything was great. The only thing I wasn't completely satisfied was the size of bathroom/shower in our double room. It's a little too small and it was hard not to bump into things if you want to stretch or even...

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Thank Ivy W
Pasadena, California
Reviewed 2 September 2016

What a lovely warm welcome from the staff of the Alfred, and a big corner room full of the changeable light of Scotland. It is set up above and away from the busy road, and convenient for the hipster area of West End. Breakfast is most enjoyable in the big front room. Coffee in the room. Shower works great. Comfortable...

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Thank Roy W
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel was once a beautiful old house before becoming a hotel it retains all original features and a beautiful sweeping staircase, if you are unfit or in anyway infirm it's not for you, i had to take my shoes off to climb the stairs and at one part of the stairs it is extremely dark and narrow with a...

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Thank jackieCrete_Greece
uk
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I recently booked over the phone and stayed here with my husband and 6month old son based on trip advisor reviews. We were looking for a comfy hotel, good location somewhere handy for getting about the city. Location couldn't have been better although there's no close/ on site parking (recommend free parking by the botanical gardens) and there's abit of...

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Thank S M
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The location of The Alfred is great, if you're looking to explore Glasgow's West End. We only stayed for one night, and I'm not sure we could have been comfortable there much longer. The bed was rather comfortable and the size of the room was pretty good, but everything else left something to be desired. The hot water in the...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a fashionable and historic hotel in the West End of Glasgow, surrounded by some of Glasgow's most beautiful areas. The Alfred is at your service! Whether staying for a night following a performance at one of the city's renowned music venues, or spending a weekend away to fully absorb the bars, restaurants and shops that Glasgow has to offer, our friendly and experienced staff will always be on hand to ensure your stay is truly memorable. Service is our top priority at the hotel so please, feel free to converse with our staff who will be more than happy to give recommendations on what our city has to offer, day and night. We aim to provide a home away from home in the leafy surroundings of Glasgow's West End. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Alfred

Address: 1 Alfred Terrace | Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8RF, Scotland (Formerly Oran Mor Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > West End
Price Range: €71 - €116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Alfred 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Avoid rooms overlooking the main road”
 of 5 bubbles SteveBrissle, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The higher the room number, the more stairs you climb.”
 of 5 bubbles coryg30, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on the lower floors.”
 of 5 bubbles withwill, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid getting winded and opt to not have the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Z4113XLnickg, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't think there is a lift but could be wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles RichardB170, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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