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Address: Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW, Scotland
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+44 141 248 3000
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The SSE Hydro is a purpose built entertainment venue which opened in...

The SSE Hydro is a purpose built entertainment venue which opened in Glasgow, Scotland in September 2013.

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Fab venue for music!

Visited for Bruno Mars, considering we were virtually on the highest point the view and atmosphere was great ... the stairs were hard work haha!!! Go the loo on the way up!

Reviewed 3 days ago
czyK8tie
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St.Helens, Merseyside
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic venue for a concert. Had a brilliant time there. Wouldn't however recommend booking seats at the back of venue if you suffer from vertigo or have mobility issues as they are located very high up.

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Thank Tricia K
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent venue! Staff were brilliant nothing to much trouble not much queuing and the question there was moved very quickly.

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Thank Kellyann S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great venue been a few time to see acts eg The Script and Michael Bible terrific sound atmosphere amazing well laid out drinks food all available clean tidy

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Thank Frances F
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I attended this concert venue recently and found it to be very spacious.Our tickets were in the middle tier. I sat and watched numerous people struggle to climb the steep stairs to access their seats.These sections are definitely not for people with mobility problems.I also wondered how quickly these sections could be vacated in an emergency. I should say that... More 

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Thank William M
St.Helens, Merseyside
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142 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited for Bruno Mars, considering we were virtually on the highest point the view and atmosphere was great ... the stairs were hard work haha!!! Go the loo on the way up!

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Thank czyK8tie
Preston
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219 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Venue set on banks of river next to crown plaza hotel and across from BBC Scotland. Well signed and plenty of open space around building which made access and egress straightforward. Staff at venue helpful, well marshalled. Layout inside is easy with bars and food available. In the arena the boxing ring was well placed and everyone had open view... More 

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Thank Blue B
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So I was at an event on sat and waited 45 min at the bar after it has started. I had to tell the bar maid my order 3 times even after she put it through the till she still couldn't figure it out. I bought 6 drinks one was a soft drink and paid £36 for the pleasure. The... More 

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Thank Lesleyann P
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fail to understand in this day and age that there is no disabled access to the upper section of this building. Could not get through to disabled line to establish access. To add insult to injury the sound was very poor with bass and drums drowning out the other musicians. 😔😔

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Thank Moira W
Renfrew, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I finally went to The Hydro (which I've so far avoided due to varying reviews from family & friends) but, finally relented to go and see my favourite band "The Who", mainly because my daughter and I were on the guestlist for the gig. Firstly, I didn't like the concourse/bar & food area, which resembled an underground bunker that involved... More 

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Thank Bert M
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I visited the SSE Hydro to see Mrs Browns Boys in March. It is a great venue. It is very large and I love it when it is lit up at night. Plenty of places to eat and drink and staff very helpful when finding your seat. I was sat 2 rows from the front so I had a great... More 

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