Blythswood Square Hotel

 5 stars
11 Blythwood Square, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G2 4AD  show mapSave
From  US$ 235
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Overview

Enjoying central location, this five-star Blythswood Square packs your stay with luxuries and places you nearby cultural and business venues in Glasgow.

Recently transformed into a luxury property yet this hotel has retained its historical significance since 1823. Today it enhances your stay with luxury spa with special complimentary hours for all guests, thermal rooms and free Wi-Fi.

100 guest room with digital TV, complimentary movies and Wi-Fi.

Elegant restaurant and a cozy bar are offered for a visit in the hotel and an afternoon tea is served in The Salon with stunning views.

Central Station is half a mile away.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   100.

hotel Blythswood Square Hotel Glasgow location

Centrally located, the Blythswood Square sits nearby cultural and business venues of Glasgow.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 400 m
  • Airport: Glasgow International - 10.6km, Prestwick - 44.2km
  • Train Station: Glasgow Central Station - 600 m, Glasgow Queen Street - 700 m
  • Underground station: Cowcaddens SPT Subway Station - 500 m, Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station - 500 m
  • Bus stop - 100 m

Rooms

The hotel has 93 luxury rooms, six suites and Penthouse all with excellent furnishings and packed with complimentary Wi-Fi and in-room movies, digital TV, tea/coffee, safe and a marble bathroom with hair dryer.

Dining options

Breakfast is served at the Blythswood Square restaurant at 7am - 10am daily and costs £16.50.

Full Scottish Breakfast includes pork sausages, black pudding, eggs cooked to your liking, grilled tomato and portobello mushroom.

Full Vegetarian Breakfast includes vegetarian sausages, meat free bacon, white pudding, eggs cooked to your liking, grilled tomato and portobello mushroom.

Breakfast table costs £12.50, but you can choose between granola, muesli and bircher, freshly baked pastries and breads, cereal selection with a range of milks, lightly poached fruits, freshly cut fruits, continental meats and cheeses, smoked salmon, freshly squeezed juices, teas and coffees and toasts with a selection of local preserves.

Restaurant at Blythswood Square has stylish design with high ceilings and offers regional menu with extensive cocktail list with prices starting from £5.50.

The Salon is a stylish lounge on the first floor of the hotel where you can enjoy coffee, tea from 10am and traditional afternoon tea is served at 12pm - 5pm daily. The prices range from £9.50 to £80.

At the hotel Blythswood Square guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free.  The hotel Blythswood Square provides visitors with a free continental breakfast.  The hotel Blythswood Square serves a american breakfast for free. 

Work

The hotel has meeting facilities up to 100 persons and all up-to-date equipment along with business services like fax and photocopying.

Free Wi-Fi is available through the hotel.

Leisure

Spa and Wellness area includes nine treatment rooms, thermal suite, pool and a relaxing lounge.

Spa is available on Monday – Friday at 7am – 10pm and on Saturday – Sunday at 7am – 9pm.

Complimentary access to the thermal experiences is available only between 7am – 9am and 6pm – 9pm daily.

Additional features

The hotel is friendly to disabled guests.

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) and the rate is GBP 27.50 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Dry cleaning
  • Massage services
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • In-room breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Internet Access
Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Bathtub
  • Terrace
  • Private bathroom
  • Balcony
  • Satellite TV
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Shower
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 30.00 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Rooms and availability

The hotel has 93 luxury rooms, six suites and Penthouse all with excellent furnishings and packed with complimentary Wi-Fi and in-room movies, digital TV, tea/coffee, safe and a marble bathroom with hair dryer.

Classic room

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Classic room features compact planning and luxury décor with Egyptian Cotton Linen and 24-hour concierge service.

Classic Room

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Classic room features compact planning and luxury décor with Egyptian Cotton Linen and 24-hour concierge service.

Deluxe Room

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Deluxe room (up to 4 people) is very spacious and features entertainment system.

Classic Suite

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At Blythswood Square, Classic luxury hotel Suites have been tastefully decorated, incorporating such sumptuous materials as Harris Tweed and Egyptian Cotton. With a separate lounge area, there is plenty of space in which to unwind after a hard day's work - or play - handily situated in the Glasgow city centre.

Blythswood Suite

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Overlooking Glasgow's historic and leafy Blythswood Square, this stunningly spacious and romantic suite in the hotel is not only home to a separate lounge area, but also to an exclusive dining room which is perfect for those quiet nights in.

Townhouse Suite

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This stylish top floor Townhouse Suite, occupying one side of the luxury hotel on West Regent Street, comes complete with a separate lounge (which conveniently doubles as a second bedroom) and dining room, as well as a fabulous furnished outside terrace with views over the city.

Penthouse Suite

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You will fall in love with (or in) the magnificent Penthouse Suite Apartment, which sits majestically atop the building in the former RSAC staff quarters. The new hotel suite, with its own lift, furnished rooftop terrace.

Classic Room

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Spacious twin bed configuration with reclaimed wooden floors and luxurious carpets and furnishings. Each room has an Italian marble bathroom with separate bath and shower. All rooms have state of the art in-room technology ideal for today's modern traveller.

Deluxe Twin

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With a minimum of 40 sq m, twin bed configuration with reclaimed wooden floors and luxurious carpets and furnishings.Each room has an Italian marble bathroom with separate bath or shower. All rooms have state of the art in-room technology ideal for today's modern traveller. Most of these bedrooms have wonderful views of Blythswood Square. Maximum Occupancy 2

Blythswood Square Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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What's nearby

What's nearby.

George Square, a central gathering venue is five minutes away

Kings Theatre is within five minutes on foot

Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms named to honor famous Scottish architect are just five minutes away

Princes Square is located within five minutes

Glasgow School of Art by architect Mackintosh is 10 minutes away

The Lighthouse, a vivid playground is within 10 minutes

SECC, the greatest convention center is 20 minutes away

Science Centre houses interesting exhibits just 25 minutes away

Kelvingrove Art Gallery that houses 8000 art works is within five minuted driving

Botanic Gardens are also within five minutes by car

Pavilion Theatre Glasgow (400 m) offers various performances in the very heart of Glasgow.

Reach: Central station is within two miles away Buchanan Bus Station is within five minutes on foot along the Killermont Street following the road rightwards onto Renfrew Street.

Kings Theatre Glasgow (400 m), Scotland's most historic theater dates back to 1904 when it was established and since than has played host to many famous faces including architect Frank Matcham.

Buchanan Galleries Shopping Center (500 m) is the most extensive shopping opportunity in the city being a home to both large chain shops and small private stores.

Reach: central Glasgow

Open: Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday – 9am - 6pm, Thursday – 9am - 8pm, Sunday – 11am 5pm.

Attractions for Tourists
  • Gerber Fine Art
    100 m
Popular areas
  • City Center
    300 m
General
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross
    500 m
  • Glasgow Central Station
    600 m
Convention Centers
  • CCA: Centre For Contemporary Arts
    200 m
Shopping Areas
Amusement
  • The Golf Lounge
    100 m
  • Glasgow Film Theatre
    200 m
  • Booth Enterprise Amusements
    400 m
  • Big Apple
    500 m
Monuments and Landmarks
  • Sauchiehall Street
    300 m
Museums
  • Royal Highland Fusiliers Regimental Museum
    200 m
  • tranport museum
    300 m
Parks
  • Glasgow West End
    300 m
Theaters
  • Pavilion Theatre Glasgow
    400 m
  • Kings Theatre Glasgow
    400 m
  • Arches Theatre Glasgow
    500 m
  • Royal Concert Hall
    500 m
  • King's Theatre
    500 m
  • Alien Wars(Arches Theatre)
    600 m
Underground Railway Stations
  • Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station
    500 m
  • Cowcaddens SPT Subway Station
    500 m

Local Attractions

  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
    1.9km
    Argyle Street, Glasgow
  • St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art
    1.6km
    2 Castle Street, Glasgow
  • Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
    1.6km
    Finnieston Quay, Glasgow
  • Glasgow Cathedral
    1.7km
    Castle Street, Glasgow
  • Provand's Lordship
    1.6km
    3 Castle St., Glasgow

Near the hotel

  • The Glasgow School of Art
    300 m
    11 Dalhousie Street, Glasgow
  • Glasgow Film Theatre
    240 m
    12 Rose Street, Glasgow
  • Sauchiehall Street
    320 m
    Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
  • The Pavilion Theatre
    460 m
    121 Renfield Street, Glasgow
  • Theatre Royal
    460 m
    282 Hope Street, Glasgow
  • Cineworld Glasgow
    520 m
    7 Renfrew Street, Glasgow
  • The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
    570 m
    2 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow

Restaurants Nearby

  • Brian Maule at Chardon d'Or

    74% likes this, based on 358 reviews
    Food: French, European
    Price Range: USD 51 - USD 67

    50 m
    176 West Regent Street

    Phone: +44 (0)141 248 3801

  • Two Fat Ladies City Centre

    73% likes this, based on 340 reviews
    Food: Seafood, Scottish
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 28

    80 m
    118a Blythswood Street

    Phone: +44 141 847 0088

  • Restaurant at Blythswood Square

    66% likes this, based on 297 reviews
    Food: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 37 - USD 163

    70 m
    11 Blythswood Square

    Phone: 0141 248 8888

  • Where The Monkey Sleeps

    67% likes this, based on 79 reviews
    Food: British
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 17

    30 m
    182 West Regent Street

    Phone: 0141 226 3406

  • Red Onion

    60% likes this, based on 399 reviews
    Food: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 32

    120 m
    257 West Campbell Street

    Phone: +44 (0)141 221 6000

Getting there.

From Glasgow Airport there are eight miles to the hotel and it will take you 20 minutes to reach the hotel.

By car take M8 towards Glasgow and keep on Junction 19 toward Clydebank/A198/Anderston and keep right at the fork to continue toward Pitt Street. Turn left at Pitt Street and then right at West George Street. Take the 2nd left onto Blythswood Square, and the hotel is on the right hand side of the square.

By car from East take Junction 18 on the right onto A804. Slight left onto Sauchiehall Street and take your 3rd right onto Pitt Street. Take your 4th left onto West Regent Street and follow onto Blythswood Square to reach the hotel.

Getting around.

Central train station is located at the Gordon Street that is half a mile away from the hotel. You can take a taxi to reach the station within three minutes.

Queen Street Station is nearby the George Square and demands three minutes driving to reach it.

Buchanan Bus Station is located on Killermont Street and it will take you 15 minutes on foot to reach the place.

Private parking costs GBP 27.50 per day.

Blythswood Square Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Blythswood Square Hotel

Average guest rating

4.6
out of 5
Exceptional
Based on 87 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
4.5
Dining
4.4
Location
4.6
Rooms
4.7
Service
4.7

Individual guest reviews

  • The atmosphere was very pleasant, staff were friendly and the room had real impact as you entered. Again the food was good and the service too.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      5.0
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • Atmosphere and brilliant staff, good service. The rooms were luxurious, the breakfast was also excellent.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      5.0
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • Excellent service nice atmosphere and great staff. The room was very comfortable, food was Luke warm and the cheese and biscuits at end was dried up and horrible.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.9
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • The warm welcome at reception, excellent service and staff were great and cant fault room. The food was all wonderful.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.7
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      5
  • Excellent value for money, attentive Staff and rooms are very comfortable and breakfast is great. Restaurant is amazing and the spa is fantastic.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      5.0
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • Fantastic Central location and great stay. Fabulous service from enthsiastic and an excellent and attentive manager. Very clean and comfortable room, good breakfast.

    The staff are friendly and helpful without being intrusive.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.9
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
    • Dining
      5
  • Good location, fantastic hotel and the staff albeit diverse and of different ages were friendly and happy. The bathroom was quite luxurious and breakfast in the morning was superb.

    The room i was originally allocated had virtually no light, a tiny window.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.1
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      5
  • The bathroom and shower area are very good, one of the best breakfasts I have ever had in any hotel anywhere in the world. Great service and knowledgeable staff are very helpful, the rooms are lovely. Bar is brilliant and spa facilities are excellent too.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.6
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • Fantastic location and the spa was great, my lasting impression of the hotel was the excellence of the front of house staff. The service was professional, rooms were very comfy and facilities were excellent, breakfast was good and well organized, reception were efficient.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.7
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      5
  • Fantastic location, great hotel and staff were very helpful and polite. The bathrooms were amazing too, breakfast was really lovely and the spa was just wonderful as well.

    The room opposite ours door kept banging shut as people entered and left the room.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.7
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      5
  • Great bathroom location/feel/posh' and lovely hotel. Excellent venue and friendly staff. Wonderfully comfortable room/ bed and good food. A fantastic spa to cure the hangover the next day.

    Breakfasts fairly good, not a gigantic choice.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.7
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
    • Dining
      5
  • Excellent service and close to the centre of the city, the interiors of the hotel as you would expect are very stylish and modern, the building is set in a lovely Georgian square in the heart of Glasgow. All staff are very polite, friendly and professional, rooms are beautiful. The food is great and the cocktails are fantastic, no biggie the spa is quiet.

    Afternoon tea was expensive and not good value for money.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.6
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      5
  • Lovely well equipped rooms in the heart of the city looking onto a lovely garden square and excellent value. Beautiful imposing building, friendly Service and the bed very comfy and the buffet breakfast was fab. Bar staff were helpful, polite, and tunnocks tea cakes was a great touch too.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.2
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      2
    • Value
      5
  • Good public areas, friendly welcome and high quality service in historic building elegantly restored. Staff were welcoming and freindly, the thermal suite was fantastic, breakfast first class, liked the fact that hot food was freshly cooked. The spa was great.

    Rooms a little ".

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.2
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
    • Dining
      3
  • Location excellent and hotel was lovely. The staff were very friendly and bathroom was beautiful. The salon bar had a good buzz even at 5pm, food was superb and the spa was nice was we had expected to be a bit bigger.

    The room was just above the street.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.4
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      5
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