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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Dear oh dear what can I say apart from the fact that it is, by far, the worst hotel of my experience. My room , at £70, was in the basement with no heating - the radiator didn't work and the dimpled oil heater was faulty. The room was dirty and the furniture had to be seen to be believed... More 

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A friend and I stayed here for 2 nights on a fleeting trip to Glasgow. Good location, not far from the centre. We had a room on the top floor. No lift but luckily in the last 30 years we have learnt how to negotiate stairs so was not a problem :) The room was compact and basic but clean.... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This must be the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. The room was extremely tiny, murky, dingy, outdated, (a double and a single bed witht only one mug no coffee/tea facilities), and altogether just a shambles. The shower was virtually falling to pieces, and looked so unhygienic that my wife and I decided to have a sink bath, even... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for the night of a gig at glasgow had to book last minute, when we arrived receptionist was very chatty and made you feel welcome, room was very clean, only downside is breakfast wasnt nice atall, ideal for town centre would definetely stay again.

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Thank Humie72
scotland
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44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed here for 1 night but would not return. on arrival we were pleased to hear that we had been upgraded to a triple room, unfortunately the room we were in had no hot water for the duration of our stay. we did point this out to the chap on reception and he said he would "hit the boost"... More 

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Aberdeen ,Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here last week for one night. As others have said the guy who checked me in was absolutely lovely, definitely an asset to the guesthouse. My room was at the top of the hotel but as I didn't have much baggage this wasn't an issue. If you struggle with mobility this wouldn't be ideal. Room was clean and... More 

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Well following our visit to the willow guest house I thought I'd leave a review.... To start id like to give the staff a 10/10 if they were trying to give us a Halloween experience as it felt like we were on the set of scary movie...when we arrived we were greeted by a semi pleasant man who looked as... More 

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2 Thank Lorna W
Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Walking in, the place looked somewhat decent but then when climbing up the hundred stairs to our room we were welcome to the smallest room with the most uncomfortable beds with rooms that don't even have a proper lock on them. Everything was old and worn out. The breakfast was AWFUL but the breakfast staff were extremely entertaining and friendly.... More 

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2 Thank Ilana M
Hawick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Take notice of the reviews folks! We didn't. Hard to believe you can be charged good hard earned money to stay here?? So unbelievably run down and tired and in need a good renovation. Even the little garden out front is like waste ground. Old plant troughs full of fag butts and rainwater outside front door! Eeeeeyuk!!! Very basic. Location... More 

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1 Thank craigour
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Seriously, have never seen such mould. Total lack of security, window and door easy to just get in. Staines everywhere. Never bothered with breakfast. Couldn't wait to leave in morning to get home and bath. Nasty place.

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Additional Information about The Willow Guest House

Address: 228 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre
Price Range: $58 - $353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Willow Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Do not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles 417keithf, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms at the front are very noisy”
 of 5 bubbles sotlandshoequeen, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take a packed lunch and have patience.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenmcphillips, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Basement family room no 30”
 of 5 bubbles 606maggiel, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This hotel does not have an elevator or lift. With heavy luggage it is a difficult trip to the 4th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles AlbertJ324, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
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