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Went to The West End with my partner. It's the place to visit when in Glasgow, loadss of bars... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
lucyyeah
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Ennis, Ireland
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Great to have a wander through

Was gorgeous weather when we were there, and we enjoyed the space! Its a good idea to find Ashton... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
lise53
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Canada
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Went to The West End with my partner. It's the place to visit when in Glasgow, loadss of bars, restaurants and shops and it's near the university and has lots of good links to the city centre too.

Thank lucyyeah
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Was gorgeous weather when we were there, and we enjoyed the space! Its a good idea to find Ashton Lane if you like a hip, craft beer type area.

Thank lise53
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Have visited Zizi's Italian restaurant many times. have never been disappointed . always great food and service and a lovely atmosphere. Will return asap.

Thank jeanierobertson
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The yard was very impressive. So many statues, stories, names. The hill was very big and it took us at least 30 minutes to climb up and down. But the view made it totally worth it

1  Thank Hannekedebeer
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Gentle refuge from the hustle and bustle of Glasgow centre. Lots of shops, pubs and restaurants to explore. It's a thriving residential area with many wonderful buildings. The Botanic Gardens and University are situated in the West End – plus some marvellous museums. Really it’s...More

2  Thank David S
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Beautiful place, a must visit. If you jump on the hop on hop off bus you can visit the West End. Definitely worth it.

Thank Ciara G
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I've lived in the West End for 2 years now, and I can say it's the best part of Glasgow (I know, I am a bit biased ;P). There are lots of nice places to walk, it's very green, lots of restaurant choices, a few...More

1  Thank Cernunnas
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The West End is the place to visit when in Glasgow - lots of bars, restaurants and shops - it's near the university and has lots of good links to the city centre although that's not a long walk

Thank AodhNorthernIreland
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lots of places for the family to eat play and chill out, beautiful parks and the botanic gardens are educational, everybody is friendly and family's are welcome everywhere.

Thank David252330
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We had a great leisurely Sunday morning walk around the West End and Kelvingrove Park area of Glasgow. It's about a 20-25 minute walk from the city centre. Try to take the route through Park Place Circus before heading to Kelvingrove Park. We then headed...More

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mace562017
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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
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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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