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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“b b”(38 reviews)
“cotton buds”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bcotton budsfree street parkinglovely fluffy towelsfree internetmain roadsingle roomswansea universityexcellent breakfastcity centretea and coffee facilitiesdefinitely stay here againshort stayfresh fruitcomfortable bedon arrivalstayed longer
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a guesthouse, with support from sister guest house 5 mins away. Great location for meeting people as good restaurants and bars. On corner with pedestrian crossing so railings and zigzag lines mean no parking to unload. Street parking few mins away but up...More

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel as part of a business trip based largely off previous good reviews, it seems the place has recently changed hands and taken a turn for the worse. There are no staff at the hotel and it is self check in. Despite the...More

Thank DDGR69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really disappointed in The Alexander. Booked in for 2 nights but we left a day early and booked elsewhere. The main reason being that of the 3 phone numbers provided to call to connect to their "24/7" reception none of our calls were answered. Firstly...More

3  Thank Liam T
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I was visiting my son at the Singleton hospital and this was perfect as only 5 mins away. I got lost trying to find it but rang the number on the text and a lovely lady called Victoria gave me directions. I had booked the...More

Thank Janinetraynor
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We generally stay at the white house but booked here as they had stopped doing breakfast, only to find out after booking that the Alexander had decided to do the same thing despite at the time of booking it clearly stated breakfast on the website....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
US$59 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Swansea
#3 Business Hotel in Swansea
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$59 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Swansea
#3 Business Hotel in Swansea
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LutonPammie
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Dear Sir/Madam We do not have our own private car park but there is free 24 hour parking all around our accommodation. Kind Regards Lynn The Alexander 01792 470045
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