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McLays Guest House

260 - 276 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TT, Scotland
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Ranked #68 of 91 Hotels in Glasgow
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The area was not great - although Charring Cross station is close by. The hotel is very dated and in need of major work. The room was along a maze of corridors and I would consider it unsafe if there was a fire or need to evacuate. There was a lot of noise from other rooms and people in the... More 

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Marburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and friendly staff did their best to make our stay as pleasant as possible! Massive TV and quiet area but still next door to the city centre. The ladies at the reception were super nice. We would definitely stay there again!

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very dated,there was an electric radiator in our room with the wheel missing that was it.The shower went really hot to cold and you couldn't regulate it.The lift only held one person (did you ever) mirror hanging off the wall in our room and the whole place needed a good lick of paint and all the carpets renewed. As for... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

placed just off the city centre - near enough to be within two minutes walking distance of shops, bars and galleries, yet off the main drag in a quiet side-street and a few doors down from the famous Glasgow artschool, this budget hotel is just right for people who don't need all the fripperies of mainstream accommodation. staff are really... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very pleasnt indeed, would deffiently recommend. The only thing I must say was, the room was a bit too cold, maybe because of old windows, but this deffiently needs to be fixed. All the rest, was great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We stayed here and we were welcomed by a lovely receptionist. Room was big with a lovely bath and tv. Only downside of the entire stay was the breakfast, you got asked if you wanted it and it came on a big plate. Didn't ask if you had a preference or if you wanted something in particular. They made the... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I only spent one night at the MyLays Guest House, as I had a veeeery early flight to take from Paisley. As I needed to take the first bus to the airport, I asked for early breakfast, and actually could use the full (continental) breakfast features at 4am. Great! No hassle! The wifi connection was great - and the room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I used McLays 4 or 5 times over a number of visits back to my native Glasgow during October and November. It's myriad of rooms was interesting - a bit like the Tardis once you get inside. Could do with a lick of paint, but clean and warm - and secure. I have stayed at 5 star hotels on business... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This place was about as average as it comes by European standards. Small room, but plenty warm. The water in the shower was difficult to control temperature, however. The breakfast was a good, and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The location is pretty good. It's not directly next to anything in particular but it is pretty much in... More 

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