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Glasgow Royal Infirmary

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Address: Glasgow Royal Infirmary Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, Scotland

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Hospital check up

Hospital is reasonable clean but needs to work on onsite car parking that you don't need to pay for. While I was having my daughter I had to have regular check ups twice or three... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last Monday 8th of may I was in ward 45 for an op on my wrist , overnight .. I have to say the place was very clean the staff were great , nothing was any bother , the food was fine , I was well looked after by Miss Strict and the register sorry I can't remember your name... More 

Thank pobrien660
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just home from a sudden and unexpected 5 day stay in Ward 46 of the Glasgow Royal Infirmary.Would like to personally thank all consultants/doctors but more especially all nurses/auxilliary nurses who work both day and night shift on this ward.With patient turnover very high the staff in this ward worked tirelessly throughout my stay there.Each and everyone of them were... More 

Thank Elizabeth T
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Hospital is reasonable clean but needs to work on onsite car parking that you don't need to pay for. While I was having my daughter I had to have regular check ups twice or three times a week and no joke the car parking us to come to £10 each day. I thought that was terrible so I was paying... More 

Thank kirnie84
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

After having a few too many of a particular beverage, I found myself in need of some emergency aid after taking a heider doon a flight a stairs, resulting in a hole in the heid. On visiting the GRI, my heid goat stitcjed and off I went on my merry way 😉... only butterflies tho, am a big girl when... More 

1 Thank WeeSlim
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Only hospital I know that charges you for parking and it is £1.70 per hour which I think is scandalous but there is literally nowhere else to park. And both times I've been the past week I've been charged different amounts- £4.40 for 1 hour and 20 mins!!

2 Thank XLinzie L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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480 reviews
246 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 694 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

An excellent old functional building that has been in use for over 200 years. None the less, there are modern facilities and extensions. There are extensive underground passageways that are not available to the public.

1 Thank KieranG
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

A big shout out and many thanks to all the doctors, nurses and staff on wards 50, 15 and 8. yes, I stayed in all 3 in one week ,G Got out last week and feel great.The level of care was great and the food good. the whingers can say what they like but we would be in a sorry... More 

2 Thank margaretlogan1
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

i never thought i would review a hospital but after stumbling on the reviews by accident and seeing so many poor reviews i had to put my view over i had to spend a full day here for tests and scans the standard of care was as good if not better than the golden jubilee the food was tasty and... More 

3 Thank beezer67_12
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Don't want to go into details but have to say do not be put off by the old buildings the staff here are amazing

1 Thank A130yce
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1,078 reviews
395 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a new one on me for Trip Advisor, reviewing a hospital! The Royal as it is known is old, dirty and with quite a history which is fairly untold. Needs a good clean up and should be restored to a beautiful historic building and its story told. Interesting architecture

2 Thank stuart w

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