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Ambassador Hotel

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7 Kelvin Drive, Glasgow G20 8QG Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Booked this hotel for an overnight stay to visit Glasgow University. Had a twin room beds were comfortable. Room was really clean with tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits. Paid extra for a breakfast in the morning cereals, pastries, yoghurts and a full cooked breakfast...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had to arrive after hours from a late flight and reception made kind arrangements to make sure I could fall into bed! 😊 My room was quiet and warm and cosy. The breakfast was yuuuuuum and I really want it again right now! 😋More

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Response from robertmcq, Owner at Ambassador HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Nickie, Thank you for your amazing feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you had time to enjoy the hotel and the comfort of your room. Our breakfasts are prepared fresh every morning to a high standard by our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, warm and comfortable rooms and the kitchen was an added bonus. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Perfect location close to shops, restaurants and a short taxi ride to theaters. We would stay again. It was very good value and offered much more...More

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Response from robertmcq, Owner at Ambassador HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very kind comments. Your feedback has been passed on to all staff concerned. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you were able to take advantage of the scenery and local attractions right on our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ambassador is a well placed hotel in short walking distance of Byres Road, the Botanic Gardens and midway between 2 subway stops. Gary, at reception, was incredibly helpful and friendly. The beds were very comfortable and our room was spacious and very quiet. The...More

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Response from robertmcq, Owner at Ambassador HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest Thank you for your lovely comments, these will be passed on to the staff concerned. Our location is indeed perfect for travelling around the city and provides excellent eating and drinking opportunities on our doorstep. We look forward to your next visit. Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel room was better than expected. Staff friendly and helpful, small rear car park if needed. Located in quite area but only 10 minutes from subway station which for me was the best way to get around the city.More

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Response from robertmcq, Owner at Ambassador HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. There is a very small car park to the rear of the property and free on street parking in the area of the hotel. We are situated only a...More

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Conveniently located in the heart of Glasgow's fashionalble West End, surrounded by numerous shops, bars and cafe and only 1 mile for the City Centre. This stylish 3 star hotel is the ideal base for a leisue or corporate stop over in the city.

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Residential Neighbourhood, Quaint, Mid-range, Classic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
US$57 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (52)
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28 April 2018|
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Response from joelidom | Reviewed this property |
There is an airport shuttle bus that takes you into city centre, you’d have to get another bus from there to the hotel, will take about an hour in total. Otherwise it’s about 8 miles in a car/taxi approx. 20 minutes.
27 August 2016|
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Response from kirsihaa | Reviewed this property |
I think you would need to book it night before to make sure they have place.
Linda S
21 July 2016|
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Response from C4role4nne | Reviewed this property |
Central station then get a taxi/uber would be easiest.
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"Ask for a room overlooking the gardens."
15 Aug 2018
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"14-16 are on the 3rd floor"
19 Jul 2018
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"high room opposite the park"
9 May 2018
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"Rooms at the back of the building quieter at night"
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