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Glasgow West End

A better part of the city with pubs, shops, hotels, museums including Kelvingrove. More... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
One of the best parts of the city

Some of the best restaurants and bars in the city are in the West End and it is usually quite busy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ian m
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Coatbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A better part of the city with pubs, shops, hotels, museums including Kelvingrove. More importantly another area to look for quirky or interesting buildings.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the best restaurants and bars in the city are in the West End and it is usually quite busy and full of life

Thank ian m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the west end of Glasgow, and loved it. Easy to walk to city centre, and lots to enjoy here - we are at Munros and it was great! Easy to navigate around, and lots to see - greater variety than downtown. A...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mainly a local and student hub, it is worth the visit to Byers road. Quirky and local pubs, shops and many cafes and restaurants.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to get to by Underground, runs from Kelvin Hall up to Botanic Gardens. Plenty of excellent cafes to have a pit stop. You must see Ashton Lane with its pubs and restaurants; Ubiquitous Chip is nearby.

Thank terrysingh
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Beautiful buildings, Botanic Gardens, Kelvin walkway, Riverside Museum, Kelvingrove park and museum, Glasgow University, Huntarian Museum, great eateries and drinkeries for all budgets. A great day out at any time of the year and things to do all day. My favourite Glasgow location.

Thank C A
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The west end of Glasgow is the place to stay and visit.. Great ships, restaurants,cafes and the life in this part of the city really hums. We stayed in the Botanics at an air B&B right next to the Kelvin walkway which takes you right...More

Thank Issy134
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went here recently when visiting Glasgow. We got there using the city sightseeing tour bus. Plenty to see and do here and some good bars.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great hang out place, good variety in restaurants and cuisines. Very cosmopolitan and a happening neighbourhood.

Thank shilpapandit2017
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I loved everything about the west end market, so cute, so friendly, a lot of positive vibes, the pubs are really nice, the vodka bar is a must visit

Thank Yasmina N
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mace562017
27 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
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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
17 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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