Hotel du Vin One Devonshire Gardens, Glasgow G12 0UX
On a tree-lined avenue close to the Botanic Gardens, this luxury boutique hotel is five listed Victorian terrace town houses in the fashionable West End of Glasgow. The hotel has a country house feel with quality furniture, discreet lighting and some superb stained glass windows. There is also an award-winning restaurant. Facilities include a small gym and spa treatment room. Your fellow guests may include George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow and Robbie Williams.
Dakota Deluxe 179 West Regent Street, Glasgow G2 4DP
On a relatively quiet street near Sauchiehall Street and close to the main pedestrian shopping precinct of Buchanan Street, this old Works and Pension building in the city centre is now a Dakota brand hotel, created by Glaswegian hotelier Ken McCulloch. Pubs, clubs and restaurants just steps away. The main theatres and concert halls are about half a mile in one direction and the SSE Hydro entertainment arena about a mile in the other.
Village Hotel 7 Festival Gate, Pacific Quay, Glasgow, G51 1DB
On the south bank of the river and just a short walk to the SSE Hyrdo, the Village Hotel is a stylish property with modern rooms, a heated swimming pool and a state-of-the-art health and fitness complex including a 20-metre pool and sauna and steam rooms. Walk to Glasgow’s city centre along a pleasant riverside walkway or stay on-site for informal dining in the Verve Grill, or have a beer at the adjacent Public House bar.
Hilton Glasgow, 1 William Street, Glasgow G3 8HT
With more than 300 rooms, the Hilton Glasgow is a 20-storey tower in the centre of the city, convenient for the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre and the SSE Hydro entertainment arena less than a mile away. Hilton Glasgow’s facilities include an indoor pool and spa, a restaurant serving excellent food, a 24-hour gym with personal trainers, business centre with secretarial service, hair and beauty salon, gift shop, laundry, bicycle rental and valet parking.
Malmaison 278 West George Street, Glasgow G2 4LL
Close to the night-life of Sauchiehall Street, this former Greek Orthodox Church has been transformed into a stylish modern boutique hotel with 72 guest rooms and suites. Decorated with pop art and graffiti frescoes the hotel has a lively lounge bar. The Deluxe Club rooms in the old church building have high ceilings and full-length windows.