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As long as you head to the right bits, its a treasure hunt

We got subway, wandering down the high street from hillhead doesn't really indicate what wonders... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Esther M
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Great Area

The West End of Glasgow is absolutely stunning, we came on business earlier in the week and got a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got subway, wandering down the high street from hillhead doesn't really indicate what wonders there are around the corners.. We started at the botanical gardens as the girls had started getting bored.. It was brightened by a lovely wedding in the Church opposite with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Esther M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The West End of Glasgow is absolutely stunning, we came on business earlier in the week and got a full day to explore. This part of the city is so good, many restaurants and pubs, along with historical buildings. The locals are absolutely sound too!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank petermckeone
Reviewed 12 January 2019

This has lots of shops, cafes etc, heavily student populated, worth a visit (especially for lunch). Not spectacular but OK

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BobStamford
Reviewed 31 December 2018

The First Minister should put her undoubted talents to cleaning up this place, litter everywhere, bins over flowing, rubbish occupying every nook and cranny! The place lets itself down severely! However, plenty of restaurants and shops on the Great Western Road (A82) and Byers Road....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Steven P
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Great place to go for a walk and window shop love the atmosphere of the west end. Everything pretty much on your doorstep if you live here.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Pandabuddie
Reviewed 24 December 2018

Comfortable hotel that is close to west-end facilities and is being refurbished. good transport links to bus and train.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rjd257
Reviewed 6 December 2018

This is such a cool part of town. I totally enjoyed staying here, and walking up and down the streets. What a great place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jfk811
Reviewed 3 December 2018

The West end is perfect for exploring some of the best bars and restaurants Glasgow has to offer. Lovely vibe in the West End and the sub makes getting into the city for bigger shops so easy. A great place to stay.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sharronwareham
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Glasgow's West End is fantastic, and it soon became my home away from home. It's safe, easily accessible by the subway, or take the 30 minute walk from the city. There is a huge range of shops - selling everything from upmarket homewares to bargain...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NicolaAnne2165
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The West end of Glasgow has some of the smartest and most expensive properties in the city and is a perfect location for visiting the nearby attractions of Riverside transport museum Glasgow University and the Scottish Exhibition Centre/ Hydro/ Armadillo centre. West end of Glasgow...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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mace562017
26 August 2017|
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Response from moragc611 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, parking is not easy around the Botanic Gardens. You can park in Byres Road, if you are lucky enough to find a space. Some of the streets off Byres Road have parking meters which sometimes are quiet and very busy at... More
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Douglas W
24 April 2017|
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Response from Elsie H | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't eat or drink in McDonald's as there are numerous coffee shops and tea rooms who would I am sure, make you a hot chocolate drink. We scots you know love to please.
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Derek D
16 November 2016|
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Response from Jimcrawley55 | Reviewed this property |
The Oran Mor at the top of Byres Road is probably your best bet.
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