This Victorian property is placed between Sheffield Wednesday FC’s Hillsborough Stadium and a quiet, tree-lined park. ALARA Bed and Breakfast offers free Wi-Fi and free parking.

All the ALARA’s bright, colorful rooms have a TV, free tea and coffee and a sink in the room. Fluffy towels are provided, and some rooms also have a private bathroom while others share bathroom facilities. Laundry facilities are also available.

We will serve continental breakfast everyday including the weekend instead of cooked breakfast.

The ALARA is just a few hundred yards from restaurants, a casino, Sheffield Speedway and a modern leisure center. Trams into the city center are a 5-minute walk away, while the scenery of the Peak District is a 10-minute drive.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

ALARA Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests since Oct 11, 2011

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet


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We are a traditional British Bed & Breakfast inside an old Yorkshire Victorian property. The building was built in 1889 and was converted from a row of terraced housing, many of the original features still remain and give character. We offer 18 guest rooms in various bed formats to accommodate all parties – Singles, Doubles, Twins, Triples and Families. One of the few traditional B&B’s left in Sheffield, the Alara is a vanguard for British hospitality. We pride ourselves on the warm personalised experience we offer our guests. Which many find sadly lacking from chain hotels. Many of our guests return again and again for this simple fact. We are family-owned and run and have been going successfully for nearly 20 years. We also pride ourselves in the fact that we are an inclusive service with free Wi-Fi, parking and other amenities with no hidden fees. We are only 5-minutes walk from a Sheffield Supertram stop for easy access to all of Sheffield's sights and attractions.
We are a family owned and operated business. Our staff members are family friends many of whom are related. We maintain an informal working environment based on mutual respect and camaraderie. Many of our guests note the great working relationships between our staff and we tend to build on this in order to increase the homely atmosphere for our guests. We often hold staff 'get-togethers' both onsite and around the city. One highly-anticipated annual event is the staff Christmas party with a veritable banquet of homemade food on offer. We always try to include guests in these events with a "the more the merrier" attitude -
Hillsborough is a vibrant yet homely area of Sheffield. The area has long had a connection to football with one of Sheffield’s two football teams - Sheffield Wednesday FC – based here at Hillsborough Stadium – just next door to us! Hillsborough Park – just a stone’s throw from us – is one of Sheffield’s many great parks and green spaces. The large park features a duck pond, long tree lined walkways and lawns, a children’s playground and sports facilities such as tennis courts. The park is often host to travelling exhibitions, festivals, fun fairs and circuses. Hillsborough is a local retail centre with many High Street and Independent retailers to choose from. There are three large supermarkets in Hillsborough with the most notable being the Morrisons inside the old Hillsborough Barracks complex. This veritable Victorian fortress has been redeveloped to house the supermarket and many other smaller retailers in a unique atmosphere. Hillsborough has many great restaurants to choose from – one recommendation is the ‘Front Room’ Indian Restaurant which seats diners in their own private dining rooms for an intimate homely feel with great authentic cuisine. All this and much more!
Languages spoken: German,English,Turkish
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Hillsborough Stadium
    0.1 miles
  • Owlerton Stadium
    0.4 miles
  • The University of Sheffield
    2 miles
  • Weston Park Hospital
    2.1 miles
  • Sheffield Children's Hospital
    2.1 miles
  • Sheffield Combined Courts Centre
    2.1 miles
  • Charles Clifford Dental Hospital
    2.1 miles
  • Sheffield Crown Court
    2.1 miles
  • HMCS Magistrates Court
    2.2 miles
  • Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience
    2.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant McDonald's - Penistone Road
    1 miles
  • Restaurant Burger King - Leppings Lane
    0.4 miles
  • Restaurant KFC / Pizza Hut - Penistone Road
    0.4 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Lily's Bakery
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Cupola Contemporary Art Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Costa Coffee - Middlewood Road
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • FlyDSA Arena
    3.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River River Sheaf
    2.5 miles
  • Lake Rivelin
    5.9 miles
  • Lake Redmires
    7.1 miles
  • Lake Ladybower
    11.1 miles
  • River River Don
    0 miles
  • River River Loxley
    0.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Doncaster Sheffield Airport
    20.6 miles
  • Manchester Airport
    32.1 miles
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport
    32.5 miles
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Amenities of ALARA Bed and Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional bathroom
  • Guest bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Patio
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bingo Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Off-site Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Movie nights Off-site Additional charge
  • Stand-up comedy Off-site Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Racquetball Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Fax
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Turkish
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House rules ALARA Bed and Breakfast takes special requests – add in the next step!


12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


1:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 4 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

Check-in is only possible for guests between 18 and 90 years old

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo JCB ALARA Bed and Breakfast accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 1:00 AM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

The entrance and car park are located at the rear of the property.

Please note that a continental breakfast is available between Monday and Friday.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about ALARA Bed and Breakfast

  • The prices at ALARA Bed and Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at ALARA Bed and Breakfast is from 12:00 AM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to ALARA Bed and Breakfast by:

    • Bus 45min

  • ALARA Bed and Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Racquetball
    • Movie nights
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bingo
    • Live music/Performance
    • Stand-up comedy

  • ALARA Bed and Breakfast is 2.4 miles from the center of Sheffield.

  • Guests staying at ALARA Bed and Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Room options at ALARA Bed and Breakfast include:

    • Single
    • Twin
    • Triple
    • Double
    • Family