Best Western Glasgow City Hotel

ex. Theatre Hotel

27 Elmbank Street, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G2 4PB  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Glasgow City Hotel

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry
TV

Internet television

Overview

Situated near restaurants, a concert hall and bars about 1100 meters way from Gallery of Modern Art, this comfortable hotel comprises 52 rooms around 15 minutes away from The Arches. Behind the contemporary facade of Best Western Glasgow City Hotel lies standard interior.

The hotel is notable for its stunning location in the heart of Glasgow, close to St Enoch SPT subway station. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

Exhibition centers and business centers are short distance from the premises.

It will take 20 minutes by car to get to Glasgow International airport.

Rooms

The hotel has elegant guestrooms include standard family double room, executive family double room and family triple room that come with a safe, multi-channel television, a sitting area, a writing table and an iron with ironing board. A dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a fridge are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a hearty full Scottish breakfast. The café bar serves snacks and pastries. Budda and Massimo are 5 minutes walking distance from Best Western Glasgow City Hotel.

Services

The hotel provides a car park, a luggage storage and a lift along with a meeting room, computer rental and a photocopier to fit the needs of all guests.

Relax

Parents will find cots and a playground for their children on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   52.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Mobile phone network

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Playground

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Changing of linen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • DVD player
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

27 Elmbank Street, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G2 4PB

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City Center
  • Glasgow
    800 m
Airports
  • Glasgow International (GLA)
    10.4 km
  • Prestwick (PIK)
    44.2 km
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross
    200 m
  • Glasgow Central Station
    800 m
Underground stations
  • Cowcaddens SPT Subway Station
    800 m
  • St Georges Cross SPT Subway Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Budda
    70 m
  • Bon Accord (cuisine: Scottish)
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGlasgowBest Western Glasgow City Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Glasgow City Hotel photos Room
Small Double Room
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Best Western Glasgow City Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Contemporary Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • High ceiling
  • Mirror
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room offers contemporary décor with solid wood furnishings and traditional sash windows. Many have high ceilings, and cast iron radiators. Bathrooms are compact, with white ceramic tiles, a power shower and large mirror.

Best Western Glasgow City Hotel photos Room
Executive Family Double Room
  • Room size:

    42 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE]-1 Double Bed( Executive, Family, Free High Speed Internet, Music Device, Non-Smoking)

Best Western Glasgow City Hotel photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 Single Bed( Standard Room, Free High Speed Internet, Comfort, Non-Smoking)

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Wheelchair Accessible Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Room - Wheelchair Adapted

Standard Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Internet access
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Comfort Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Standard|Comfort Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

Best Western Glasgow City Hotel photos Room
Executive Twin Room
  • Room size:

    24 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE]-2 Single Beds( Executive, Free High Speed Internet, Spacious, Music Device, Non-Smoking)

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Best Western Glasgow City Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Gerber Fine Art400 m
  • Annan Gallery800 m

Popular areas

  • Sauchiehall Street300 m
  • City Center700 m

Places of interest

  • Renfield St Stephens Church Centre100 m
  • Whyte & Mackay100 m
  • The Glasgow School of Art400 m
  • St Aloysius R C Church500 m

Train stations

  • Charing Cross100 m
  • Glasgow Central Station700 m
  • Glasgow Central Station800 m

Convention centers

  • CCA: Centre For Contemporary Arts300 m

Shopping areas

  • McLellan Galleries200 m
  • McLellan Galleries200 m

Amusement

  • Big Apple200 m
  • The Golf Lounge400 m
  • Glasgow Film Theatre500 m
  • Booth Enterprise Amusements700 m

Museums

  • Royal Highland Fusiliers Regimental Museum300 m
  • tranport museum700 m

Parks

  • Glasgow West End700 m

Theaters

  • King's Theatre200 m
  • Kings Theatre Glasgow200 m
  • Arches Theatre600 m
  • Arches Theatre Glasgow600 m
  • Pavilion Theatre Glasgow800 m

Galleries

  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery400 m

Underground stations

  • Cowcaddens SPT Subway Station700 m
  • St Georges Cross SPT Subway Station800 m

Local attractions

  • Hunterian Museum1.5 km
    Glasgow University University Avenue,
  • University of Glasgow1.6 km
    University Avenue West End
  • Britannia Panopticon Music Hall1.6 km
    113-117 Trongate, Glasgow
  • SnuggleMuffin1.5 km
    120 George Street
  • Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre 1.6 km
    103 Trongate First Floor

Near the hotel

  • Mitchell Library250 m
    Mitchell Library 201 North Street Charing Cross
  • Sauchiehall Street 300 m
    Sauchiehall Centre 179 Sauchiehall Street
  • Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA)300 m
    350 Sauchiehall Street
  • The Tenement House 510 m
    Tenement House 145 Buccleuch Street To avoid the steep hill walk from Renrew Street to Buccleuch Street
  • King's Theatre260 m
    297 Bath Street, Glasgow
  • Regimental Museum of the Royal Highland Fusiliers 290 m
    518 Sauchiehall St.
  • The Glasgow School of Art420 m
    167 Renfrew Street

Restaurants nearby

  • Budda70 m

    Address: 142 St Vincent Street
    Phone: 0141 221 5660

    63% likes this, based on 31 reviews

  • The Griffin180 m

    Address: 266 Bath Street
    Phone: 0-141 331 5170

    80% likes this, based on 114 reviews
    Price Range: ZAR 69 - ZAR 185

  • Shanghai Shuffle190 m

    Address: 256 Bath Street
    Phone: +44 141 5720888

    74% likes this, based on 46 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: ZAR 278 - ZAR 521

  • Bon Accord160 m

    Address: 153 North St
    Phone: +44 141 248 4427

    76% likes this, based on 46 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • The Baby Grand200 m

    Address: 3 Elmbank Gds

    78% likes this, based on 129 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGlasgowBest Western Glasgow City Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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Best Western Glasgow City Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Glasgow City Hotel

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 487 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    very helpful and friendly staff

    Rooms a bit cold during the day

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    location was perfect both for west end and city. staff were helpful. hotel did not have a lot of frills but was very comfortable and great value for money

  • Single
    6.2

    The hotel Staff were welcoming, very friendly and happy to help.

    My room (007) was tired and run down - it looked like the ceiling had seen better days and every now and then there was a disturbing 'electrical crackle' coming from somewhere.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    It was central for us to visit various attractions and make the most of our time in the city. Very helpful and obliging staff.

  • Single
    9.6

    The proximity to the Central Rail Station and restaurants, cafes etc.

    Can't find anything to fault, great value for the quality of accomodation.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Hotel staff were very helpful

    Room very hot and also we were on ground floor that faced into a alley/back entrance. We had to open windows as room was stifling but I could hardly sleep as I kep thinking somone may come round to back of hotel and climb in the window.

  • Single
    10.0

    I was very impressed by the hotel. It was clean, very good value, had friendly, very helpful staff, and a good breakfast. I'd happily recommend it.

  • Single
    10.0

    Staff were very helpful, within walking distance of everything I needed. Close to the theater. Dinner recommendations were excellent.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    staff good hotel clean and tidy would stay again

    some rooms a bit small

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location as it was next to the Kings Theatre where I was attending a performance.

    No restaurant or bar.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    went to Kings Theatre so location was perfect

    thought their was a bar in the hotel so was disappointed

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We were very pleased with this hotel and its location. Although this was not mentioned when booking, parking is free on Saturdays and Sundays in front of the hotel; on weekdays you can park your car in a multi-story carpark just round the corner (< 1 minute walk) and give the ticket to the (friendly!) hotel receptionist, who puts it in a machine, after which you pay around 6.70 GBP per day (icluding night). If you leave car on Sunday in carpark you then only pay 1.50 GBP. Town (great on Fri. and Sat. nights!) and main museums were in walking distance. Regards, Michael K (The Netherlands) 2 Aug 2012

  • Single
    7.0

    The position was very good, breakfast was nice and tasty.

    The roomservice lacked attention.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    hotel room next to reception, noisy..

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Clean and comfortable rooms

    Not much daylight in the rooms; the whole hotel appears a bit dull

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Glasgow City Hotel Glasgow location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

27 Elmbank Street, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G2 4PB

Get directions
City Center
  • Glasgow
    800 m
Airports
  • Glasgow International (GLA)
    10.4 km
  • Prestwick (PIK)
    44.2 km
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross
    200 m
  • Glasgow Central Station
    800 m
Underground stations
  • Cowcaddens SPT Subway Station
    800 m
  • St Georges Cross SPT Subway Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Budda
    70 m
  • Bon Accord (cuisine: Scottish)
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGlasgowBest Western Glasgow City Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

Use Badge