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The Pipers' Tryst Hotel

At The National Piping Centre | 30 - 34 McPhater Street, Glasgow G4 0HW, Scotland (City Centre)
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The Pipers' Tryst Hotel
Ranked #18 of 90 hotels in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel was nice enough inside and near all the local restaurants, bars etc. Friendly staff, nice quiet restaurant and bar. Only issue was we were woken up at 7am by construction works across the road as we left the window open, which is not the hotels fault obviously but it did affect the experience. Then at about 8am we were... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visited for one night as for once had baby sitters and wanted a relaxing an intimate night. Originally thought we would use this as a base although when we checked in and had a drink menu looked perfect so after a look around we came back and had drinks and dinner. Great choice as menu was lovely, full of Scottish... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Pipers Tryst as part of an itison deal which included breakfast in the morning. We stayed on a Sunday evening due to little availability on any other day. We arrived to the hotel bar (no reception), billed as a “restaurant with rooms” and found the staff pleasant enough. They explained that as there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

would highly recommend this hotel, the staff were a credit to the hotel, they were very friendly and nothing was any trouble to them. I am gluten free and they provided a gluten free menu and the food was excellent. the room we stayed in was immaculate and had a bath and overhead shower. taxi from Queen street railway station... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for £48 through the Itison deal and it was great. Our room was lovely and a big comfy bed. Everything was very clean. We had the Pipe Major's breakfast in the morning which set us for the day! My only one wee complaint would be charging us £1 for a bottle of water -... More

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here mid week after buying a voucher on line for B&B. Although the hotel was very central, no parking but can park in NCP for £2 , so not expensive. We were not able to have the breakfast as it did not start service til 8am, which is too late, as we had work to go to so needed... More

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Monifieth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We will definitely return. Small Scottish 8 room hotel which oozes character.Friendly staff, comfortable room, and the cooked Scottish breakfast was perfect. Very clean. With it's central location it was easy to walk to main shopping malls etc and theatres. Even walking from Queen street railway station was only 10 mins max. I especially would recommend it to tourists wanting... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I recently had a day's work in Glasgow city centre. My previous experience with hotels in this area is somewhat variable and the Pipers' Tryst was recommended by a colleague, so I booked a couple of nights there. The booking was easy and straightforward using their web site. I received a warm and friendly greeting upon arrival and was soon... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Had read previous reviews and found a B&B deal on Itison. The breakfast was first class - food of high quality cooked to order. Over the 2 days we each had a Pipe Majors breakfast but also Smoked Salmon and scrambled eggs and smoked haddock with 2 poached eggs - all supberb!! The city centre location is brilliant and all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

After an overnight flight from the Pacific NW my grandson and I arrived, a bit weary, at the Pipers Tryst Hotel in the heart of Glasgow. Marie greeted us warmly and helped us took care of our luggage since we were quite early and our room was not quite ready. She gave us maps and helped us figure out how... More

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Additional Information about The Pipers' Tryst Hotel

Address: At The National Piping Centre | 30 - 34 McPhater Street, Glasgow G4 0HW, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre , Cowcaddens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Pipers Tryst Glasgow
Pipers Tryst Hotel Glasgow
The Pipers' Tryst Hotel Glasgow, Scotland

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Glasgow #17 Romantic Hotel in Glasgow
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The National Piping Centre is home of The Pipers’ Tryst which houses 8 cosy bedrooms, and is classed by the Scottish tourist board as a 3 star ‘Restaurant with Rooms’. All 8 bedrooms are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, a direct dial telephone, colour TV, radio, hairdryer, trouser press, and tea and coffee making facilities. Breakfast is served within The Pipers’ Tryst Restaurant. A continental buffet breakfast is provided in all our rates. Cooked breakfasts are also available at an extra charge, The Pipe Major's breakfast will be sure to see you through the day. The Pipers' Tryst Restaurant is also available for lunch or dinner throughout the week. Having achieved eat quality Scotland standard and received very complimentary reviews in local press our tables are often in high demand. ... more   less 
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