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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The room was okay, the breakfast was okay. Hotel had a musty smell throughout. Plumbing was noisy. Best thing about this hotel was the location for pubs, clubs the hydro. Would say it was bit overpriced compared to other hotels of the same standard.

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

we thank you for taking time to review your recent stay, we are a bit surprised that you felt the room and breakfast was "okay" as we receive many positive comments about our rooms and breakfast. The hotel works on a saniflow system which does make a noise and this is out with our control, the hotel is well situated...

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here last night for a stop over on our way up to the highlands. First of all I have to say we got a brilliant deal on the internet for just under £60. It really was a good deal and we would stay here again if it was £70. We took a ground floor room by reception. Comfy bed....

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robertmcq, General Manager at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words, we do our best to welcome all our guests. As you say, all the required amenities are close at hand and with regards to the parking, you can also purchase vouchers from hotel reception for parking. Thank you again for taking the time to review the hotel and we will pass on...

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great location. About a 20 minute walk from the Charing Cross train station. A close walk to a lot of great restaurants and pubs as well as a museum. A 12 euro Uber ride to the airport. It is a simple hotel, but clean, very affordable and has a friendly staff. I recommend it to anyone looking for somewhere cheap...

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robertmcq, General Manager at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel and for the kind comments. Be assured that these will be passed on to the staff and we look forward to welcoming you again if you are back in Glasgow

Skelmorlie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stayed at the beginning of the month as we were attending a concert in the Park. The chap on reception ( sorry can't remember his name ) was very helpful and gave us tips on where to eat and how to get to the Park. Our Double room was bright, clean and spacious. Breakfast is great value for £7...

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments, these shall be passed onto the staff, we are glad you enjoyed the many aspects of your stay and the area we are situated in

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed here on Friday 9th September 2016 This Hotel is in a great location in the west end it was a great base for all tourist attractions .We had a lovely large double room very clean bed was so comfortable had a great night sleep. The staff were super booked us taxis and gave us information on places to eat...

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review about your recent stay, we are glad you enjoyed the various aspects regarding your stay and all your positive comments will be passed onto the staff and we hope to see you again in the near future

Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Impressed by this wee hotel, everything on hand and friendly staff, very handy for local attractions not far from Art Gallery and Botanic Gardens, in the heart of west end glasgow and not so heavy on the pocket, quiet area too, rooms are welcoming and fresh, clean towels and comfy bed, had a choice of breakfast which was very filling,...

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and the kind comments will be passed onto the staff, we hope to see you again if your ever back in the west end of glasgow

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and had a lovely stay, were met at the door by iain who was a real gent, he provided me with all the information I needed and he took my luggage down to my room for me, the room was bright and clean and had a nice smell to it, the bathroom was...

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent on your stay with us, your kind comments will be passed onto the staff, we are glad you enjoyed the many aspects of your stay and the location to go and explore the west end of Glasgow, if your ever back in the area we hope to welcome you back to our hotel

Austria
Reviewed 9 September 2016

At first sight the room looked nice and bright, eventhough it was in the basement, but... The room was really dirty - there were dust bunnies hanging out of the radiator. Then we had a closer look at the radiator: on the underside you could not see any metal - there was just dust. There was hair in the sink,...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Kelvingrove Hotel is in a fantastic location for exploring Glasgow. It's right next to a stop for the city sight-seeing bus, there's parking on the street, and it' very close to the art gallery and Kelvingrove Park. The rooms are large, and Marlene, on the desk, was excellent. However, the hotel has a whole feels very dated and could do...

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robertmcq, General Manager at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for taking time to comment on your recent stay, your kind comments shall be passed onto the staff, regarding your other comments - our refurbishment programme has been on going and currently only have a few rooms to be done, again thank thank for the constructive comments and we hope to see you again

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The hotel is in a great location in the West End, surrounded by many restaurants and pubs, and within walking distance from attractions such as the museum, the university and park. However, the location and friendly receptionist were the only positives from our stay here. Our room was located down stairs, along an oppressive feeling corridor. The room was small...

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robertmcq, Owner at Kelvingrove Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry that you felt disappointed by your stay. With regards to the rowdy guests by the time our manager got out of her room, the guests were in there room and she didn't know who had caused the noise.The situation was dealt with the following morning and although they were there another 3 nights there was no further...

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The Kelvingrove Hotel, located in Glasgow's Sauchiehall Street, is a three star guest house offering exceptional service and excellent accommodation. The hotel is run by three generations of the same family, all of whom have a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry, so you can always be sure of a warm welcome at the Kelvingrove. ... more   less 

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Address: 944 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G3 7TH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow
Price Range: ₹ 3,783 - ₹ 6,767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kelvingrove Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Kelvingrove Hotel Glasgow, Scotland
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#37 Business Hotel in Glasgow
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“we were downstairs at the back and heard nothing at all”
 of 5 bubbles saintmorag, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try the breakfast, great for a packed day ahead”
 of 5 bubbles Anjienkenny, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back are quieter. Some ground floor rooms I think if a few stairs are an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles spencer139, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“20 or 21 right at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles LeicesterNizza, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room at back of hotel as friend who stayed on road side was disturbed by noise from street”
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