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Glasgow Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent32%
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All reviewskelvingrove parkself catering kitchenwest endcommon roomfabulous buildingcity centrecooking facilitiesbunk bedsshower and toiletno liftthe rooms were nicecommon areasfree wifithe ground floorsuperb locationtransport linkswould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed for 3 nights when I visited Glasgow for a meet with friends. Nice place, clean and presentable. It's like a manor house converted into a hostel. It's not rowdy or anything like that and the ages of the residents are more senior than...More

Thank Kimmybear2013
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 23 January 2017

Hello, Thank you very much for taking the time to post and for your kind review, we will be sure to pass all your commnmets onto our team. Thanks Lorna Padden

Reviewed 25 November 2016

It is a youth hostel but we were a family of four sharing one room. It is all very basic but we did not lack anything. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We took a walk to the city centre for dinner, then slept well...More

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Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post, we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Lorna Padden

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Upon arriving at the hostel the staff were able to quickly check me into the hostel without any fuss. In the basement area there is an eating area/cooking facilities. On the ground floor you can purchase some general items amongst a small selection of food...More

Thank Vedrina
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, Thank you very much for taking the time to post and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Lorna Padden

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is ideal west end accommodation. Cheap, clean and the flat was well equipped. Lots of on street parking which is free Saturday night and Sunday. I've stayed in worse 4 star hotels. Beds were comfy and the place was quiet at night. Friendly staff...More

Thank EGRoss85
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to post, much appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Lorna Padden

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Friendly staff who were so nice and very helpful. Very clean and modern rooms that were cosy and comfortable. A bit of a walk into town but not too far and it's on a main road so it's a straight walk in. Unbelievable value for...More

Thank Rachele_J
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hello, What a lovely post, thank you very much for taking the time to let us know and we will be sure to pass your very kind commnets onto all our team. Lorna Padden

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US$32 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$32 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SageTraveler
31 July 2016|
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Response from SYHAHostelling | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your queries. 1. You can get a bus from Glasgow Airport into the city centre and then get a taxi that will cost approx £5 or you can again get the bus from the airport into the city centre and then get... More
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1 October 2015|
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Response from Emily M | Reviewed this property |
It's almost two miles to the hostel from Buchanan bus station. If you are intrepid you could do it, but it will likely be pouring rain, and the hostel is a bit tricky to find when you've never been there before, so I would... More
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Response from visitorbrum | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure where the bus station is, but I found it a pleasant end to my rail journey to walk to the hostel from the main railway station.
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"Lower floor as there are quite a few stairs to climb"
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"Great Views of the West and South of Glasgow from windows facing out!"
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"ensuite private room"
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"Most rooms require some walking in stairs..."
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