Alexander Guest House

Alexander Guest House

Guest house

35, Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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About Alexander Guest House

Alexander Guest House Edinburgh offers 3-star accommodation in Edinburgh. The various facilities this traditional guest house features include a tour desk and luggage storage.

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To City Centre

1.7 mi




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Free Wi-Fi

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Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+44 131 258 4028

Amenities at Alexander Guest House

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Electric kettle
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Cribs available
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • No smoking
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Cleaning products
  • Cleaning products
  • Dustbins
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Storage available


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Key access

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Where is Alexander Guest House

Most popular landmarks

Surgeon's Hall1.1 mi
Grassmarket1.4 mi
Holyrood Palace1.4 mi
Camera Obscura1.5 mi
Holyrood Abbey1.5 mi
Edinburgh Dungeon1.5 mi

Getting around

Edinburgh Grassmarket Square1.4 mi
Edinburgh Waverley1.5 mi
Edinburgh Princes Street1.7 mi
Edinburgh Bus Station1.8 mi
Edinburgh York Place1.8 mi
Edinburgh West End1.9 mi

FAQs when booking at Alexander Guest House

Is pricing at Alexander Guest House comparable to 3 star hotels in Edinburgh?

Hotels in Edinburgh that are rated 3 stars generally cost £354/night, but on average, Alexander Guest House is available for 75% less than the average rate in the area. You can usually enjoy a stay at Alexander Guest House for £75/night. This is a great deal for HotelsCombined users planning to visit Edinburgh.

How close is Alexander Guest House to the nearest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport?

The distance between the closest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport, and Alexander Guest House is 7.8 mi and the expected drive time is about 0h 15m. Your drive time between the two can vary based on the time of day and traffic trends of the area.

What is the best way for guests to get from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport to Alexander Guest House?

For the most freedom while visiting Edinburgh, consider hiring a car for about £41/day and parking it at Alexander Guest House where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

How close is Alexander Guest House from the Edinburgh city centre?

The centre of Newington, Edinburgh, is just 0.8 mi away from the front doors of Alexander Guest House. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Dalmeny House, which you can get to from Alexander Guest House using any means of transportation.

What is the Alexander Guest House phone number?

For questions about Alexander Guest House and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +44 131 258 4028.

Does Alexander Guest House have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Alexander Guest House has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Alexander Guest House?

10:30 is the check-out time at Alexander Guest House. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at Alexander Guest House, Edinburgh?

On average, guests have been paying £75 per night to stay at Alexander Guest House. Some users have found rooms as low as £54 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see the price rates available for your stay.

Is there a restaurant at Alexander Guest House?

There is a restaurant located in Alexander Guest House. Please contact them for kitchen hours.

How far is Alexander Guest House from National Museum of Scotland?

The popular National Museum of Scotland is just over 1 mi from Alexander Guest House.

Is Alexander Guest House close to Our Dynamic Earth?

1 mi - making Our Dynamic Earth a reasonable walk or short drive/taxi from Alexander Guest House.