Ideal for events at SECC/Hydro!

Apartment - Private room · Lancefield Quay, Glasgow, G3 8JN, United Kingdom

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One of two rooms available for rent, see other listing for 2nd room. Spacious kingsize room in modern flat with wooden floors throughout. King size bed and hanging/storage space available in the built in wardrobe. Floor to ceiling windows with sliding door giving access to a beautiful balcony with views overlooking the River Clyde. This room has an en suite shower room with tiled shower cubicle, WC and glass bowl sink. A range of full size toiletries and towels provided. There is shared lounge, comfortably furnished. Fridge, toaster and tea/ coffee making facilities also provided here. The south facing lounge also has floor to ceiling windows and sliding door giving access to balcony, and allows for picturesque sunsets over the Clyde. Sky tv and broadband/wi fi all included. Open staircase leads to upper floor of flat which is exclusively for host and his family. Owing to its location, please expect minimal traffic noise at peak times.
Strictly non smoking internally, permitted on balcony only.
This place is in an ideal location if you are going to the SECC, Clyde Auditorium ( the Armadillo) or the new Hydro, you can fall out of bed and be there in five mins walking time! Plus an easy walk to Kelvingrove Art Galleries and Kelvingrove Park, , the West End, on the main bus route for the HoHo bus, and views of the Squinty (Clyde Arc) Bridge from a beautiful balcony. Walk into Glasgow city centre in 15 mins, or take a taxi to the Southside, Carling Academy, or Hampden, all a short distance away. All city sights and venues within easy travelling distance and time. Plenty of bars and restaurants close at hand, most within 10 mins walking time.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $17 / night after the first guest
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Cancellation: Flexible
Pet Owner: Other pet(s)

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  • We really enjoyed our stay with David. We attended an event at the Hydro and the location was great. Glasgow is easy enough to get around and taxis are very affordable, so the location was also good to see the rest of the city.

    The flat itself is really cool - clean, everything is high quality, good lighting, and nice seating areas. The king-sized bed was great.

    David and his wife (Jenny - sorry if wrong spelling) were very kind and helpful, willing to chat, and willing to help figure out things to do or how to get there.

    If visiting Glasgow, this place is highly recommended, and we would definitely stay there again if we return! Thanks David.

    April 2014
  • David was a fantastic host and made me feel perfectly at home. Highly recommended!

    April 2014
  • I made this reservation for my daughter. My daughter just loved this place and the host and hostess! She came in on an early morning flight and had to leave on an early morning flight as well. David was so kind and thoughtful and picked her up and dropped her off at the airport. Both bedroom and bathroom were spacious. The room came with a big sized bed. The balcony in the bedroom allowed a lot of light into the bedroom and even had a view of the River Clyde. The place is within walking distance to Glasgow city center, and various city sights and venues, restaurants and bars. It is also on the main bus route for the Hop-Off and Hop-Off Glasgow. They served breakfast and David even made brownies for snack once! With its central location, room with a private bathroom, your own balcony with a view, hospitable and caring host and hostess, who could ask for anything more!

    March 2014
  • What an excellent introduction to Airbnb! The accommodation is extensive and elegant, the bedroom and sitting room having patio windows opening out onto a floral balcony overlooking the river. The large sitting room is beautifully furnished with sofas and a giant TV screen. The dining end is equipped with microwave, electric kettle and toaster and a fridge filled with everything for a delicious continental breakfast.
    The city centre is within walking distance so no need to sort out public transport.
    Warm and comfortable, this accommodation is everything one could wish for. I shall stay longer on my next visit.

    March 2014
  • This was an excellent place to stay in Glasgow, near to the centre and overlooking the river. Great quality room, en suite and living room and very peaceful. Our host was helpful and unobtrusive. Highly recommended

    March 2014
  • another great stay, quiet, comfortable and very welcoming.

    March 2014
  • Staying with David was my first airbnb experience and it couldn’t have been any better!

    The en-suite room is impressively big, bright during the day, dark during the night, very clean and offers a nice view on the River Clyde. The bed is very comfy, the bathroom offers a powerful, yet silent shower and you get access to the lounge where you have an ample breakfast every morning. David was so kind as to offer even a cooked breakfast and other warm meals as well.

    Shortly after arrival, David provided us with a lot of information on what to do in Glasgow and he took a lot of time to answer all of our questions. Thanks to him we got some nice insights into Scottish lifestyle. On one evening he offered us to taste from his selection of whiskies and wines.

    For those travelling to Glasgow by bus and arriving at Buchanan Bus station: Bus 100 (First Bus company) runs from George Square and stops close to the accommodation (travel time approx. 5 min). The City Sightseeing Bus stops nearby as well (<5 min walk). Those who fancy a nice walk to the city centre will arrive there within 10 – 15 minutes.

    Overall, the flat’s standard is exceptional and the modern furniture is of a very high standard. I’d loved to stay longer. I think you wouldn’t be able to get more for your money and whenever I get back to Glasgow, David will be the first person I’d ask to stay with.

    March 2014
  • Jenny and David were perfect hosts and made us feel at home.
    They have a beautiful home and anything you needed for your stay was there and more. It felt like wee had rented a flat not a room and you dont get that for the sort of money we payed anywhere. The house is within walking distance to the SECC. I will definitely be booking another stay in the near future.

    March 2014
  • I've stayed in a fair number of Air bnb's, this is one of the best i've stayed in. David is a great host, he even offered to drive me to the airport when i was leaving.
    The room has river views and is clean, large and very comforatable.
    I would highly recommend staying here if you're in the area, iknow i will !

    March 2014
  • Brilliant stay. David and Jenny are such lovely hosts and their home is great. I've used airb&b quite a lot over the last 12 months and I really think this is up there as the best experience I've had. Thanks so much to you both. Recommended !

    February 2014
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Professional couple with 2 extra rooms available now that the adult kids have flown the nest. We stay in a lovely flat in a great location and it is good to share it whilst earning a bit of extra money too! Hope you don't mind a noisy African grey parrot, but she is part of our family and will enjoy your company as much as you enjoy hers! The flat is south facing, and has a beautiful balcony/terrace overlooking the River Clyde and is therefore terrific on the rare Scottish warm days!
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