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Hotel Description

3-star Victorian hostel near University of Glasgow, connected to a shopping center

Close to airport

Your stay at this North Glasgow hostel places you within 3 miles (5 km) of Botanic Gardens and University of Glasgow. Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Property Amenities

This hostel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. A garden, express check-in, and express check-out are also on offer.

Free WiFi, kitchens

The 12 shared guestrooms offer free WiFi and comfy beds. Kitchens, refrigerators, and coffee/tea makers are also available.

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (1 bed in 6 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 bed in 6 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (1 bed in 8 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (1 bed in 6 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Twin Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Alba Hostel Glasgow offers its guests tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden. WiFi is free in public spaces. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Alba Hostel Glasgow also features express check-in, express check-out, and a television in a common area. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This Victorian Glasgow hostel is smoke free.

  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.) (13.2 km / 8.2 mi)
  • Train station: Glasgow Anniesland Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport pick-up
  • Parking: Free self parking; extended parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Alba Hostel Glasgow offers 12 shared accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Accommodations at this 3-star hostel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, cookware/dishes/utensils, and coffee/tea makers.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • In-room kitchen
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 3:30 PM - 10:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 3:30 PM - 10:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 10:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 4 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 15
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: GBP 0 (one way)
  • Extended parking fee: GBP 5 per day
  • Late check-in fee: GBP 10 for check-in between 10:30 PM and 2:00 PM
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Alba Glasgow
  • Alba Hostel
  • Alba Hostel Glasgow
  • Glasgow Alba Hostel
  • Hostel Alba
  • Alba Hostel Glasgow Scotland
  • Alba Hostel Glasgow Glasgow
  • Alba Hostel Glasgow Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Alba Hostel Glasgow Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Glasgow

You should know

  • Alba Hostel Glasgow offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Alcohol isn't allowed at Alba Hostel Glasgow.

National Rating

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.