West End Glasgow hotel
Bursting with style, this four star hotel housed in a landmark Glasgow building, is a unique and fashionable place to stay in this fascinating, multi layered city. All of its 96 guestrooms are well appointed with an en suite bathroom complete withtoiletries. Fluffy bathrobes can also be provided. Other room features include complementary mineral water, tea and coffee making facilities, a work desk with high speed internet, TV and DVD player. The business facilities are also first class here with a complete business suite including a secretarial service, sound and projection equipment, conferencing facilities, courier services, and board room.
The elegant residents bar is well serviced by friendly staff and is a great palce to have a relaxing drink before heading out for a night on the town. Other hotel facilities include some onsite parking, lobby wifi, and banqueting facilities.
Our top picks close to this hotel
The Snow Factor at Xscape in Braehead is a fabulous action packed experience for families, young and old alike, where you can learn to ski or snowboard in safe surroundings with qualified instructors. Fun activities including sledging are also on the bill in this real snow arena. In addition, its all indoors so whatever the weather you are guaranteed to have a great time.
The tranquil Glasgow Botanic Gardens with its impressive glass houses, exotic tropical and temperate plant collections are bordered by the meandering River Kelvin. Pack a picnic, a rug and a bottle for a relaxing and welcome break from the bustle of the busy West End. The perfect spot for a quiet and reflective few moments away from it all.
Glasgow Cathedral is an impressive building which has stood for over 800 years in its sacred spot. The magnificent mixture of architecture is enhanced by later, post war additions which add an unexpected twist to the cathedral. This includes some rather unusual stained glass windows – some of the finest examples in Great Britain.
La coco Gift boutique located in Glasgow’s West End is a quirky and enticing little boutique shop with an enchanting range of gifts and products for all your friends and family. A true little gem in this bustling area.
For eating out
Stravaigin (an old Scots word for ‘wandering’), is located in the West End and is a globally inspired place to eat which sources all its ingredients locally. Meat, seafood and more can all be found on the menu here with a varied vegetarian section to boot. Fresh, funky and fabulous – what more can be said?
Like rum? Then head to the Ivy Bar. This modern, friendly and fast bar serves exquisite cocktails and rum by the truckload! Experimental and thundering, the young and hip can drink, dance and be happy well into the small wee hours of the morning in this fun hangout which plays an eclectic mix of music to an exciting party crowd.