The Best Hotels in Glasgow

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Glasgow. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Kimpton - Blythswood Square Hotel is in Glasgow city centre, a short walk from Sauchiehall Street. It has been restored… See more

Kimpton - Blythswood Square Hotel is in Glasgow city centre, a short walk from Sauchiehall Street. It has been restored to offer luxury rooms with free Wi-Fi and beautiful architecture.

The 5-star Glasgow hotel dates from 1823, and was once the home of the Royal Scottish Automobile Club.

The restaurant and bar are relaxed and elegant and housed in the former ballroom. You can enjoy afternoon tea in The Salon with its good views and stylish atmosphere.

Each bedroom has bathrobes, a digital TV, mp3 system and a marble bathroom.

Spa at Blythswood Square is being reimagined.

Whilst we’re beyond excited for the amazing new facilities to come, it does mean that there are changes to our offering until summer 2023.

Guest can enjoy our all new spa experience whilst staying during our complimentary access times of 7.30am - 9.30am (last entry 9am) and 5pm - 8pm (last entry 7.30pm).

Rooms from $193

Dakota Glasgow

Rated 9.1 in 2901 reviews

Dakota Glasgow features 83 luxuriously appointed bedrooms including 11 suites. The fully air conditioned rooms offer a… See more

Dakota Glasgow features 83 luxuriously appointed bedrooms including 11 suites. The fully air conditioned rooms offer a smart TV and media hub with full Sky HD package, complimentary high-speed internet, and contemporary en-suite bathrooms with monsoon showers and bespoke toiletries. It’s the detail that defines the distinctive, bold and beautiful rooms at Dakota Hotel Glasgow. Spacious, quality beds made with high-thread cotton linen to aid your most restful sleep. Discover more of what makes ours the room of choice above other luxury hotels in Glasgow.

At the heart of Glasgow City Centre and only 15 minutes’ drive from Glasgow airport, Dakota Hotel is ideally situated for a night on the town or a productive business trip. Situated beside Blythswood Square and a short walk from the city’s shopping district, guests can enjoy the nearby cultural attractions such as the Kelvin Grove Art Gallery & Museum, the Centre for Contemporary Arts, and both the Theatre Royal and Kings Theatre. It is a a short five-minute drive to Hydro, Scottish Event Campus (SEC Centre), and Hampden Park, home to all the main music and sporting events.

Dine at the Grill in Dakota Glasgow and feast your eyes on quality, seasonally-inspired produce, a great balance of flavours and pristine presentation. Dakota’s signature impeccable service and stylish interior sets the tone for an unforgettable dining experience at one of the best restaurants in Glasgow. Famous for our steaks, we source our prime cuts from naturally-reared Scotch cattle, before we lightly season and grill to perfection over hot coals. Contemporary twists on seafood classics keeps your tongue tingling, including our famed aromatic monkfish curry.

Find yourself a secluded spot and take in our most elegant interior in Jacks Bar, discover The Library and heated outdoor Cigar Terrace. Pull up an armchair, sit back and allow our team to guide you through our cigar selection hosted in our resident humidor - with a great book in one hand and a whisky in the other, this is your perfect place to enjoy a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle of life. Quietly tucked away from the noise, but close enough to the action, we’re perfectly located for your next coffee meeting. Dakota’s Jacks Bar boasts a dedicated Champagne Room and offers an extensive drinks list of classic cocktails and wines. Allow our talented mixologists to create the best cocktails in Glasgow just for you. Make your occasion truly special, by reserving one of our two private dining rooms in our Glasgow restaurant. Perfect for an exclusive work lunch or celebratory dinner, you can expect outstanding food, impeccable service and an attentive team to take care of all the details for up to 10 guests.

All guests have complimentary access to The Gym two minutes away from Dakota Glasgow, which is open 24 hours.

Join us at Dakota Glasgow, and discover the sights and sounds of Glasgow – one of the liveliest cities in Britain. Set against a backdrop of outstanding Victorian architecture, a must-see is the splendour of Scotland’s best-known architect, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, along with the city’s world-famous art collections. You’ll also find some of the best shopping in the United Kingdom outside London here and the most vibrant and exciting nightlife in Scotland.

Rooms from $128

Step back in time with a stay at voco® Grand Central Glasgow, an iconic landmark hotel nestled in the heart of Glasgow… See more

Step back in time with a stay at voco® Grand Central Glasgow, an iconic landmark hotel nestled in the heart of Glasgow.

Located adjacent to Glasgow Central Station and steeped in 19th-century railway history, our hotel offers unrivalled glamour combined with convenience.

With the subway nearby, exploring Glasgow's vibrant West End, attending concerts at The OVO Hydro, or participating in trade events at the SEC is effortless. Plus, you can hop on the shuttle to Glasgow Airport just a stone's throw away. Take a leisurely stroll to George Square to admire monuments of renowned Scots or treat yourself with a shopping spree along The Style Mile.

Relax in comfort and luxury in our guest rooms, where thoughtful voco™ touches await, including fragrant toiletries, bedside USB connections, and bespoke art. From cosy singles to lavish suites with separate living areas, or contemporary loft rooms with marble bathrooms, there's an option for every preference.

Elegance exudes from our high ceilings, dazzling chandeliers, and rich wood panelling, creating an ambience that sets our hotel apart. Sip on a glass of bubbly or savour cocktails in our magnificent marble-clad Champagne Central bar, which welcomes guests throughout the day for sharing menus and delightful afternoon tea. For a hearty start to the day, the restaurant serves up a Scottish breakfast to remember.

Welcome to voco® Grand Central Glasgow.

Rooms from $101

One Devonshire Gardens a Hotel Du Vin

Rated 8.9 in 1516 reviews

Within a tree-lined Victorian terrace, this 5-star boutique hotel is located in the fashionable West End, only 30… See more

Within a tree-lined Victorian terrace, this 5-star boutique hotel is located in the fashionable West End, only 30 minutes' drive from Loch Lomond. Its oak-panelled bistro serves fresh, Scottish cuisine and over 300 wines.

Individually designed, each room at Hotel Du Vin Glasgow features a luxurious bed and a modern bathroom with a deep bath and large shower.

The atmospheric bistro serves classic and modern cuisine made with local ingredients, including meat from the Queen’s own supplier. Guests can enjoy the daily changing menu with a Scottish influence.

The cosy bar and whisky snug area boast over 300 whiskies and 600 wine bins. The in-house wine expert and bar manager can help guests to choose the best wine for them.

Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens and Hyndland Rail Station are both just a 10-minute walk. Glasgow’s vibrant centre is less than 10 minutes away by car, while the University of Glasgow is a 20-minute walk.

Rooms from $127

ABode Glasgow

Rated 8.0 in 2853 reviews

With free WiFi throughout, the newly refurbished ABode Glasgow is situated in the very heart of Glasgow. It is within… See more

With free WiFi throughout, the newly refurbished ABode Glasgow is situated in the very heart of Glasgow. It is within walking distance of the city's sights, restaurants, shopping, culture, and business.

All rooms are beautifully and generously furnished, with double glazed windows, hand-built beds, LCD TVs and personal DVD players.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower.

Popular points of interest near ABode Glasgow include Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow Cathedral and The Hydro.

Rooms from $80

Malmaison Glasgow

Rated 7.9 in 2695 reviews

This converted church is a chic, modern 4-star hotel with a fine brasserie and stylish bar in Glasgow city centre, a… See more

This converted church is a chic, modern 4-star hotel with a fine brasserie and stylish bar in Glasgow city centre, a short walk from the shops on Sauchiehall Street and the city's business district.

Malmaison Glasgow has a vibrant boutique style mixed with some of the church's original features. The elegant bedrooms have a good beds, power showers and toiletries. The hotel also offers complimentary Wi-Fi in the rooms.

The hotel is within walking distance of Glasgow's nightlife, and George Square is about half a mile away.

Rooms from $87

Boutique 50

Rated 8.5 in 576 reviews

Located in Glasgow and with Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum reachable within 500 metres, Boutique 50 provides a… See more

Located in Glasgow and with Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum reachable within 500 metres, Boutique 50 provides a shared lounge, non-smoking rooms, free WiFi and a bar. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The hotel features family rooms.

At the hotel, every room comes with a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels.

A continental, vegetarian or vegan breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.

Guests at Boutique 50 will be able to enjoy activities in and around Glasgow, like cycling.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Sauchiehall Street, The SSE Hydro and Scottish Event Campus Glasgow. The nearest airport is Glasgow Airport, 13 km from Boutique 50.

Rooms from $82

Apex City of Glasgow Hotel

Rated 8.8 in 3497 reviews

The 4-star Apex City of Glasgow Hotel is located in the heart of Scotland’s fashion capital. Its idyllic location… See more

The 4-star Apex City of Glasgow Hotel is located in the heart of Scotland’s fashion capital. Its idyllic location, eye-catching exterior and tasteful interior makes it the perfect place to stay. Featuring boutique bedrooms and sumptuous suites with free Wi-Fi, your Apex adventure awaits.

Feel at home in spacious rooms which feature a flat-screen TV, mini fridge, and hot drinks station to cater to all your needs. With a comfy bed and spacious en suite, enjoy showering with Antipodes organic toiletries, helping you to stay green while you stay clean. If you’re feeling extra special, elevate your stay by booking the Duplex Suite which offers a birds-eye view of the city’s skyline. Cots and highchairs are available on request.

Make your city stay simple and be well-connected here. On the edge of bustling Bath Street, find yourself surrounded by theatres, shops, and event centres including the SECC and OVO Hydro. Plus, Glasgow Central Station and Queen Street Railway Station are both just a 5 to 10-minute walk away. It’s adventuring made easy

Rooms from $90

Native Glasgow

Aparthotel

Rated 9.0 in 3955 reviews

Found in an Edwardian building formerly home to the Anchor Line Shipping Company’s headquarters, this city centre… See more

Found in an Edwardian building formerly home to the Anchor Line Shipping Company’s headquarters, this city centre aparthotel is inspired by a 1920s ocean liner. With original 1906 features, there are glazed tiles, terrazzo flooring, timber wall-panelling, fireplaces and even the original safes.

With a 24-hour reception, concierge and on-site breakfast at the Anchor Line restaurant on the ground floor, Native Glasgow is located next to George Square.

All units include a seating area, a TV, an equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a private bathroom. A dishwasher, a microwave and fridge are also available, as well as a kettle. The penthouse apartments also feature a terrace.

The on-site restaurant specialises in European cuisine.

Citizens' Theatre is 1.1 km from the aparthotel, while Glasgow Royal Infirmary is 1.3 km from the property.

Rooms from $136

The Alamo Guest House

Rated 9.4 in 325 reviews

This 4-star guest house is set within a 19th-century Victorian building overlooking Kelvingrove Park with excellent… See more

This 4-star guest house is set within a 19th-century Victorian building overlooking Kelvingrove Park with excellent views across Glasgow. Only 20 minute walk from Glasgow’s centre, the Alamo Guest House sits within the West End, close to Sauchiehall and Argyle Streets restaurants and bars.

All rooms boast antique period furnishings, with ensuite bathroom facilities in all rooms except Shetland which offers a private external bathroom facility.

Guests at The Alamo Guest House can enjoy complementary breakfast, including fresh fruit, pastries, and cooked hot breakfast.

Nearby is Glasgow Central Railway Station is 25 minutes’ walk away , the SECC Arena is 20 minutes’ walk and Glasgow Botanic Gardens are a 25-minute walk away.

Rooms from $192

Carlton George Hotel

Rated 8.6 in 3316 reviews

Located next to Glasgow Queen Street Rail Station and just 50 metres from Buchanan Street’s shops, this hotel has an… See more

Located next to Glasgow Queen Street Rail Station and just 50 metres from Buchanan Street’s shops, this hotel has an airport bus stop directly outside. With a rooftop restaurant and wonderful views across Glasgow’s skyline, Carlton George Hotel offers luxury rooms with complimentary minibars.

The Carlton George hotel offers rooms with free decanters of vodka, gin and whisky. Each room also comes with a complimentary mini-bar containing soft and alcoholic drinks. The Executive and Club rooms have access to the hotel's Executive Lounge. This area features an open fire with complimentary snacks and drinks.

Windows Restaurant serves a creative modern menu featuring fine Scottish produce. The wonderful Waxy O’Conner’s Bar has 6 unique bars set over 3 floors, which are joined by a maze of passageways.

Just a 10-minute walk from City Chambers and the Gallery of Modern Art, the Carlton George Hotel is a 10-minute train journey from Glasgow’s famous West End.

Rooms from $101

Radisson RED Hotel, Glasgow

Rated 8.8 in 6536 reviews

Radisson RED hotel in Glagsow features 174 rooms, 3 event and games studios, Glasgow’s first official rooftop bar, a… See more

Radisson RED hotel in Glagsow features 174 rooms, 3 event and games studios, Glasgow’s first official rooftop bar, a fitness room and 76 car parking spaces. The property is located 200 yards from The Hydro, and is a 4-minute walk from the SECC.

All rooms at Radisson RED Glasgow are equipped with a flat-screen TV and seating areas, wall art and a private bathroom. Rooms with a view such as the Glasgow skyline, SEC campus and the river are available. The Sweet Suite also features a pool table, private kitchen and living area.

The OUIBar + KTCHN is open all day and features food, craft beer, cocktails and a pool table. Guests can enjoy panoramic views of Glasgow as well as bar snacks and drinks at the hotel's Red Sky Bar. Additional facilities include 3 events and games studios.

The OUIBar + KTCHN is the hotels food, drink and social hub. Guests can enjoy cocktails or craft beers over a game of pool or while watching TV in the snug. Head upstairs later to watch the sunset over the River Clyde and Glasgow at the hotels RED Sky Bar. Guests can sample the bar's cocktail menu, share tapas and enjoy music from local DJs.

Located in the West End adjacent to the SSE Hydro, SEC Armadillo and SEC Centre, Radisson RED Hotel, Glasgow is only 1.5 miles from Buchanan Street.

Glasgow Airport is 8 miles from the property, and the nearest rail station is Exhibition Centre, a 7-minute walk away.

Rooms from $112

Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow

Rated 8.9 in 1501 reviews

This modern hotel is opposite Glasgow Central Station and features award-winning architecture. It boasts a stunning… See more

This modern hotel is opposite Glasgow Central Station and features award-winning architecture. It boasts a stunning atrium and rooms with wall-to-ceiling windows.

The spacious rooms at the Radisson BLU Glasgow are decorated in soft colours and feature a TV, free WiFi and a minibar. With heated floors and mirrors, bathrooms include bathrobes and slippers.

The Grahamston Kitchen offers British cuisine with a twist, and includes a range of signature dishes. The food is produced using fresh ingredients and a selection of wines are also available. The casual Lobby Bar has light meals, coffees and snacks.

The hotel is just a 5-minute walk to the Gallery of Modern Art and St.Enoch Shopping Centre. The Royal Concert Hall and George Square are both half a mile away.

Rooms from $129

Hilton Glasgow

Rated 8.5 in 3703 reviews

In Glasgow city centre, the Hilton Glasgow Hotel is set in the heart of the financial district, within walking distance… See more

In Glasgow city centre, the Hilton Glasgow Hotel is set in the heart of the financial district, within walking distance from the main shopping area of the city and with easy access to transport links and the Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre (SEC).

The hotel is just a short walk from King's Theatre, as well as from a multitude of restaurant and bars. It is also within a 15-minute drive from Glasgow International Airport, and a few minutes’ walk from the city's central station. There is good access to the M8 motorway, less than a minute away.

A Glaswegian icon for almost 30 years, is Scotland’s leading conference & events hotel and one of the best in the UK. The brand new, elegant, dazzling and functional Grand Ballroom, equipped with the latest technology, is set to attract some of the most famed events, conferences and meetings in the country. With 320 newly refurbished bedrooms, a stylish restaurant & bar and the first Dilmah Tea lounge in the UK Hilton Glasgow is the perfect place for business and leisure alike.

Guests can enjoy a quick bite to eat or an intimate dinner as well as signature cocktails in the Whisky Mist restaurant & bar. 24-hour room service is also available.

Relax, train and recharge in Hilton Glasgow's stylish Health & Fitness Club. sauna, steam room, a state-of-the-art gym with the newest equipment as well as personal training and treatments by PURE Spa & Beauty, it is perfect for every fitness and wellness need!

Rooms from $138

Sherbrooke Castle Hotel

Rated 8.4 in 491 reviews

This magnificent, baronial building offers luxury bedrooms, a bar, restaurant and conference facilities that cater for… See more

This magnificent, baronial building offers luxury bedrooms, a bar, restaurant and conference facilities that cater for up to 200 people.

Sherbrooke Castle Hotel is situated on the south side of Glasgow in the stunning surroundings of Pollokshields. It is an ideal location for both business and leisure guests and as a wedding venue.

The Morrison restaurant offers an à la carte menu for lunch and dinner.

The hotel is just a 10-minute drive from Glasgow city centre and 15 minutes from Glasgow International Airport.

Rooms from $112

Crowne Plaza Glasgow, an IHG Hotel

Rated 8.1 in 5578 reviews

Only a few minutes’ walk from the SEC campus, the 4-star Crowne Plaza Glasgow overlooks the River Clyde. It has a… See more

Only a few minutes’ walk from the SEC campus, the 4-star Crowne Plaza Glasgow overlooks the River Clyde. It has a leisure club with a pool and spa, as well as a maritime-inspired restaurant and bar.

Glasgow Science Centre and BBC Scotland are both just a short walk across the river over the bridge from the Crowne Plaza. The city centre is about 1 mile away, and the Exhibition Centre Rail Station is 0.4 miles’ walk.

Each bedroom has air-conditioning and a cable TV with pay-per-view movies. Some rooms have a seating area, whilst all have 24-hour room service and city or river views.

Club Moativation has a sauna, gym and steam room, with a range of relaxing spa treatments on offer in the Riverside Beauty .

The hotel’s Mariner restaurant serves a creative menu of seasonal Scottish cuisine with views of the river. The relaxed Mariner Bar stocks a range of whiskies.

Please note: The hotel is located outside the Low Emission Zone (LEZ).

Rooms from $105

AC Hotel by Marriott Glasgow

Rated 9.1 in 719 reviews

Boasting a fitness centre, a restaurant as well as a bar, AC Hotel by Marriott Glasgow is set in the centre of Glasgow… See more

Boasting a fitness centre, a restaurant as well as a bar, AC Hotel by Marriott Glasgow is set in the centre of Glasgow, 100 metres from George Square. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is non-smoking and is located 600 metres from The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At AC Hotel by Marriott Glasgow the rooms come with bed linen and towels.

The daily breakfast offers buffet, continental or vegetarian options.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Glasgow Cathedral, Buchanan Galleries and Glasgow Queen Street Station. The nearest airport is Glasgow Airport, 13 km from AC Hotel by Marriott Glasgow.

Rooms from $116

Motel One Glasgow

Rated 8.8 in 19954 reviews

Boasting an excellent location in Glasgow city centre, Motel One Glasgow is next to Central Train Station and is only a… See more

Boasting an excellent location in Glasgow city centre, Motel One Glasgow is next to Central Train Station and is only a 9-minute walk from George Square and Queen Street Train Station.

At the hotel, every room is fitted with a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. The units in Motel One Glasgow are also fitted with a flat-screen TV and a safe.

Am unlimited continental breakfast can be served at the property and fresh coffee, cocktails and toasties can be enjoyed in the relaxing One Lounge. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

The Hotel is 200 metres from the famous Buchanan Street Style Mile, while the Hydro is 1.6 km away. The Royal Concert Hall is 900 metres from the property.

Rooms from $74

citizenM Glasgow

Rated 8.4 in 5514 reviews

This citizenM Glasgow is located 400 metres from Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall. It offers stylish, modern rooms with free… See more

This citizenM Glasgow is located 400 metres from Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall. It offers stylish, modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, a cocktail bar, a designer lobby and a 24-hour canteen.

Glasgow Central Rail Station and the Buchanan Galleries shopping centre are less than a 10-minute walk away. George Square and Jamie’s Italian restaurant can also be reached in 10 minutes on foot.

With the room iPad, or the free citizenM app, all guests can control room lights, black-out blinds, curtains, temperature, as well as TV and radio channels. They can also stream from their own Netflix, Prime or Disney+ accounts (and many others), by connecting their phone, tablet or laptop to the TV via Chromecast (at no extra charge)
CanteenM is a 24-hour self-service canteen that offers meals and snacks. The contemporary lounge has fashionable furniture and a large-screen TV.

Buchanan Bus Station, for easily accessing the city’s shops and sights, is 5 minutes’ walk from the citizenM Glasgow.

The hot & cold breakfast buffet comes with unique local treats, familiar favourites, and healthy options for everyone — including vegans and vegetarians.

Rooms from $93

Cathedral House

Rated 8.8 in 879 reviews

In the old part of Glasgow, next door to the Glasgow Cathedral, this 19th century, Scottish Baronial-style building has… See more

In the old part of Glasgow, next door to the Glasgow Cathedral, this 19th century, Scottish Baronial-style building has been beautifully converted into a unique 8-bedroom hotel.

Perfectly complimenting the hotel’s origins, all rooms reflect the shape and quirkiness of the layout of the Victorian architecture. Most have views of either Glasgow Cathedral or the Necropolis.

All rooms feature a handmade bed, flat-screen TV, a hairdryer, en-suite shower room with a monsoon shower and complimentary toiletries. A stocked tea tray with Tunnocks biscuits and free WiFi are also provided in the room.

Cathedral house also offers a beautiful event space, seating up to 60 guests. Perfect for any truly special occasion.

The Cathedral House is a privately-run hotel. Guests will not find any corporate logos here, just genuine hospitality, a warm welcome and a friendly environment.

Free Wi-Fi access now available in the bar-bistro area

Rooms from $113