Glasgow boutique hotels mentioned in this article
- Hotel du Vin – One Devonshire Gardens, Glasgow, G12 0UX
- Malmaison – 278 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 4LL
- citizenM – 60 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G2 3BW
- ABode – 129 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 2SZ
Glasgow’s Hotel du Vin hotel (*****), pictured top, is located in the beautiful One Devonshire Gardens on a classic, tree-lined avenue. This five star hotel melds the classic Victorian architecture and its period features with modern, sophisticated interiors. The hotel consists of five adjoining townhouses which trace their history back to the 1880s. A number of rooms and suites are available including the Luxury Town House suite which has a King size four poster bedroom and a stunning bathroom which boasts a marble surround jacuzzi bath, aqua TV, large walk in monsoon power shower and sauna. The Standard guest-rooms are all tastefully furnished and have a Queen sized bed with en suite shower.
With its striking architecture including Greek lettering above the blocky entrance, it’s no surprise Glasgow’s Malmaison (****) was once a Greek Orthodox Church. From its excellent city centre location in West George Street, this four star hotel provides good quality boutique accommodation which is in keeping with the popular Malmaison brand. Various rooms are available including the Art Deco-inspired one bedroom suites and the Mal suites in the old church part of the hotel which have large, comfy beds, 4o-inch televisions and Lavazza coffee machines.
citizenM (****) is a boutique hotel brand aimed at what it calls the “Mobile Citizens of the World.” Situated in Renfewstreet in Glasgow’s theatre district, citizenM is a four star hotel with 198 guestrooms. The rooms are bright and stylish with guests enjoying wall to wall windows. A good night’s sleep is highly likely thanks to the XL King Size bed and the blackout blinds. Other features include rain showers, ambient mood lighting, free wifi and free movies. Grab a bite to eat in the morning at the CanteenM breakfast bar with either a hot scottish breakfast or a continental option with fresh pastries.
CitizenM based in Renfrew Street, Glasgow.
ABode Glasgow (****) is in a Grade B listed building in Bath Street which dates back to about 1910. The hotel classes its rooms as Comfortable at entry level, moving up to Desirable, Enviable and, finally, Fabulous. The Fabulous rooms boast a super king size bed, free standing roll top bath, walk-in Monsoon shower, Nespresso machine and a complimentary tuck box with locally-sourced foodie treats. All of the rooms at this four star, recently-refurbished hotel have air conditioning and secondary glazing to provide a comfortable, peaceful stay.
Modern furnishings and period features in evidence at aBode Glasgow.