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Swallow Glasgow

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   517 Paisley Road West, Glasgow G51 1RW, Scotland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The swallow hotel was in a great location for a concert we were going to at belahuston park which was within walking distance. Plenty of spaces I'm the car park . The hotel is basic and in need if refurbishment . The staff were really friendly considering they had all been told that they were working their notice . Room... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 1 night for a concert nearby. It is clear upon check in that the hotel is being operated by receivers which explains the rundown conditions and poor state the place is in. Staff were all friendly which is a credit to them as they are probably all about to be made redundant. Outside of the building is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on Saturday with my boyfriend as we were going to a concert at Bellahouston Park. Room was a good size, although the bathroom could do with updating. Breakfast was excellent. Plenty of parking spaces were available.

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned again from an overnight stay at the swallow. The staff are friendly and the evening meal was lovely and so was breakfast. We have stayed here a few times and always enjoy our stay.. The room was clean but a bit old and tired but apart from that we enjoyed it and its good value for money will... More

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Hexham, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this hotel as it was the nearest to Burrell collection. It,s near enough with a car but an hour's walk on foot. Not much character but the waitress at breakfast kindly mad porridge for me as it wasn't on the menu

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a stay at the Swallow. Walked into my room and the two thinks that I noticed were the old CRT TV & a noise - I had a room looking out onto the road, it was the middle of the afternoon when I checked in and thought my night time it would quieten down - it didn't.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We also stayed here for the commonwealth games, booked for 3 nights, the hotel is very dated and dirty, we complained and was moved to another room, not much better than the first. Spoke to the manager who told us the hotel was in administration, and the shutters could come down at any time. The staff are very good and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was fairly late in booking a hotel for the Commonwealth Games and was absolutely horrified at the inflated prices being asked for. Opted eventually for this hotel as it was cheaper than most but consequently went with a very low expectation level. As previous reviewers have stated, the hotel and its rooms are in need of a facelift but the... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am sure this was once a nice hotel - but it is now well past it's sell by date. The rooms are plain and rather small. The bathrooms are looking tired (with a dribble of water from the shower head I the bath) and the overall appearance of the hotel is somewhat jaded. The breakfast buffet was OK. The... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My room was very dated and not particularly clean even after being cleaned. The silicone in the bathroom looked like a child had done it and was not water tight. The complimentary toiletries were non existent. The staff at this hotel are amazing and deserve better. They were extremely helpful and every request was met with a smile and impeccable... More

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Address: 517 Paisley Road West, Glasgow G51 1RW, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Swallow Glasgow 3*
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