Get an overview of this hotel3-star Edinburgh guesthouse in Newington, near University of Edinburgh

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Free WiFi
Concierge services


Located in Newington, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of National Library of Scotland, University of Edinburgh, and Royal Commonwealth Pool. Greyfriars Kirk and St. Giles' Cathedral are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

Along with concierge services, this guesthouse has tour/ticket assistance and free breakfast. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided.

Room Amenities

All 9 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and satellite TV. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hair dryers, and showers.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This Edinburgh guesthouse also offers tour/ticket assistance, concierge services, and room service (during limited hours). Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1863 
  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Concierge services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Guest House Policies


Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - midnight
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
Guests planning to arrive after 8 PM must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available

Guest house Name

  • Alba Hills Guest House Edinburgh
  • Alba Hills Guest House
  • Alba Hills Edinburgh
  • Alba Hills
  • Alba Hills Guest House Hotel Edinburgh
  • Alba Hills Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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