16th March 2018
Glasgow Whatever Your Budget
The city of Glasgow is an incredibly popular choice for those looking for a bustling city break, from the many entertainment and arts venues, a glittering selection of trendy bars and restaurants, you’ll need a comfy spot to rest your weary feet after a day exploring. So whether you are looking for a lavish and luxurious experience or seeking great value for money, we’ve got a fine selection of top places to spend your nights in the city.
Blythswood Square Hotel ★★★★★ 2 AA Rosette
The stunning Blythswood Square Hotel has been one of the top luxury hotels in Glasgow for many years, hosting a glittering array of celebrities and superstars visiting this great place. Based in the town centre and overlooking their own private gardens, it’s the perfect place for a decadent stay in the city. The hotel boasts a traditional Georgian exterior but with the most modern and fashionable interior you would expect from a 5 star property. All the bedrooms at the Blythswood have recently been refurbished to the highest standard and are all elegant and contemporary in style. There is a great choice of rooms, whatever your occasion. For the utmost in luxury, opt for a Deluxe Room, which boasts lots of space, a sumptuous sofa and an elegant marble bath to soak in. The hotel also has a fabulous spa; complete with a bespoke hydrotherapy pool and crystal steam room. Guests staying at the hotel also have complimentary access to the Thermal Experience. Dining at the hotel is also a decadent affair, whether in The Restaurant or The Salon where the Afternoon Tea is renowned for it’s incredible homemade cakes, scones and sandwiches, along with a wide selection of loose-leaf teas to choose from.
Grand Central Hotel ★★★★
The Grand Central Hotel is an iconic landmark in the city, which adjoins Glasgow’s famous Central station. Based right in the heart of the city and with fantastic transport links, this hotel is ideal for whatever your Glasgow getaway entails. Many famous faces have graced the hotel from Frank Sinatra to Winston Churchill, so VIPs will feel right at home here. There are a variety of rooms to choose from at the hotel, from Standard, Deluxe, Superior (pictured) and to the magnificent Junior & Executive Suites. The Superior Rooms are just the spot if you are looking to celebrate and are light and contemporary in design, with marble and granite finishes. They also have a convenient integrated fridge and robes & slippers to help you feel totally pampered. Enhance your stay further with a glass of fizz in the charming Champagne Central Bar. Step back in time and enjoy your bubbly from an elegant vintage ice bucket, in a most stylish setting. The hotel also hosts the stunning Tempus Restaurant & Bar, where you will be spoiled with a beautifully curated menu which features the best in locally sourced and fresh ingredients.
Crowne Plaza Glasgow ★★★★
Our customers have been going crazy for our VIP Experience Package at the Crowne Plaza Glasgow, and there’s no surprise why. Situated in the riverside area of Glasgow, the hotel is the perfect spot for those attending events at the SSE Hydro, SEC or indeed just visiting this buzzing city. Get the best of both worlds with a city stay in a great location, away from the noise of the city centre and with amazing facilities and free parking! The hotel rooms are contemporary and cosy in design and many rooms benefit from stunning views over the iconic Clyde River. There is so much for you to enjoy onsite, with the swimming pool, spa treatments, The Mariner Restaurant, Bar & Lounge – and with a standard 12pm checkout, you have plenty of time to get the most out of your hotel stay. Guests choosing to stay on our VIP Experience Package can also get the benefit of a complimentary room upgrade to a Club King Room, which gives you access to ‘The Club Lounge’, where you can enjoy complimentary refreshments throughout your stay. What’s more is this offer includes a full Scottish breakfast, 3 course evening meal and a bottle of Prosecco in your room on arrival!
Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre ★★★★
The Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre is an award-winning hotel, sitting on the banks of the River Clyde, only a short distance from the SSE Hydro and SEC. Each room is bright and modern and benefit from floor-to-ceiling windows to make the most of those stunning river views. It’s the perfect base to chill after a day exploring the city, with a 42 inch flat screen TV, complimentary WiFi and a mini-fridge to keep your drinks and things cool. Taking advantage of its amazing location, guests can enjoy some alfresco dining under some toasty heaters in the winter months, and sunbathing with a sip of Champagne in the summer. There are a variety of dining options available, from the recently refurbished Recess restaurant, room service available 5 – 10pm, or for those in a hurry, the Pavilion Pantry has a wide range of food and drinks to go. The hotel is also particularly commended on its top customer service from it’s welcoming staff, going above and beyond to help your stay be the best it can be.
Mercure Glasgow City Hotel ★★★
New to Hotel Connexions in 2017, the Mercure Glasgow City Hotel is based in the bustling Merchant City area of Glasgow, where you will be spoiled for a choice of restaurants, bars and attractions. You really couldn’t be better located with a stay at this hotel, as it’s only a 5-minute walk from Glasgow Queen Street Station and only a stone’s throw away from the top shopping district of Buchanan Street. It’s the ideal base for your city trip, with complimentary WiFi, 24-hour room service and a fabulous lounge area overlooking Ingram Street – the perfect place for people watching. Expect a super comfy stay at this hotel, with plump bedding, a flat-screen TV and a modern bathroom. For those looking for that little something extra, there are Privilege & Superior Rooms, which boast a nifty Nespresso coffee machine, newspaper, robe and slippers to make your stay even more comfortable. The Bagio Café bar is the perfect place to pick up a light meal, snacks and drinks mid-shopping trip, or for pre-drinks before your concert.