Alba Hills Guest House

33 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 2BX, United Kingdom | 2 star hotel
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A travel blog entry by shaneandlaura


... stage and the fireworks. We headed home via the usual kebab shop for a well deserved sleep in. 2014 - Started with a full cooked breakfast (as it had every morning in the hotel) but this one was appreciated. We ventured into town around lunch time and headed up to Edinburgh castle. After standing in line for a while we had a 30 minute tour. The guide was great - dry jokes, concise and informative. We inspected all rooms the castle had to offer ...

No Umbrellas, please!

A travel blog entry by moorsey88


... Perhaps. However, the question should now be – wool or cashmere?? Or maybe a kilt??

I felt very safe walking around the city even after the sun went down. There are people everywhere and I always stick to the main roads, so all good! But I still stay vigilant and aware of my surroundings.

The next morning I peeked out the window….hurray – no rain! I took my umbrella with me, just in case. Although the concierge at ...

Exploring Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by sandyinuk


... long day, returned to the hotel for a quick change into warm clothes, then off to dinner provided by WTT in a large banquet hall, in the style of eating in a large castle dining room. Pretty good food, but I really liked the atmosphere. It felt like eating in a large castle banquet hall!

Then we're off to the Royal Scottish Tattoo! What a spectacular display of Scottish bagpipes, kilts, & brass bands. In addition to the ...

Alnwick Garden, the Wedding, and Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by flynnmn


... a bit goofy but the magistrate was not messing around she even gave the stink eye to the official photographer who snapped a phot while the were signing. After the ceremony we toured the state rooms of the castle while the bride and groom took photos. The castle is still the main home for the duke and duchess, but it is a beautiful fusion of opulent old and new British aristocracy. After the tour we had a champagne and apple pie toast ...

Edinburgh Day 1 and 2

A travel blog entry by noemi2205


... wide awake by 6.40am ready for my day to begin.

The first thing I am going to say before I start with the details of my day, is how much I have fallen in love with this place! Every building, every person, every walkway is a first hand reminder of what I most love about traveling; the history the culture, the suffering and the re-building if this city have made it all the more better, my only regret is not having more time here.

My tour began at 8.30am where 23 of ...

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This 2 star hotel, located in the Prestonfield area of Edinburgh, is near Surgeons' Hall, The Queen's Hall, University of Edinburgh, and Edinburgh Experience.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding