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McLays Guest House

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   260 - 276 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TT, Scotland (City Centre)
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Ranked #63 of 90 hotels in Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    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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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Close to centre, nice breakfast, parking a Little bit difficult, one-way sreets can make it hard to find one's way nice People a Supermarket, Tesco, very Close to Hotel and it is open until 10 pm or 11 pm

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I gave this hotel/guest house a 4/5 rating but a 3.5/5 would have been better upon my experience. The hotel is on Renfrew St and was our cheapest option at £160 for 2 nights but upon arrival it transpired that the pipe band championships of the world were being held in Glasgow that weekend so most places were booked up.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was waiting in Glasgow for a few days before traveling to main-land Europe and used this hotel. The room was spacious for one person, and my room was close to the shared bathroom which is a bit of a bonus. Bathroom itself is was fine, if basic. Best part? The beautiful receptionist lol! Seriously, I'd have stayed longer just for... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the greatest, but it's cheap and more or less what should be expected for this price. The interior was a bit rundown but the rooms were nice enough. We had some problems with the shower being quite low pressure and noise from a nearby club was quite loud (midweek). The breakfast was fine and all the staff were very... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked last minute for 1 night during the Commonwealth Games. Well priced. I wanted a hotel within walking distance of Glasgow Central. Property needed a lot of renovation in hallways/stairs but my actual room was recently decorated, tv, sink. No complaints except for noise from nearby club. Didn't get to eat breakfast as had to leave Glasgow too early.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had tickets for Commonwealth games athletics at Hampden Park. This was the closest to the main train station. £372 for two nights in what can only be described as a total rip off...carpet on stairs not been cleaned in years. Wardrobe and drawers in room rickety, only one door handle. Dining room set out like a school canteen. Asked for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We manage to get late commonwealth tickets for the lawn bowls in Kelvingrove Park, and the only b and b available near this location was mclays, usually the cost would average £80 but on this occasion we paid £220 for one night. The reception was manned by one girl, who although capable was obviously overwelmed with the constant flow of... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an inexpensive stay in a convenient location - city centre - and the staff were thoughtful and friendly Very fast delivery of a pleasant fresh cooked breakfast This is an ideal stop in a great location

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night at McLay's and would book there again. We were in the new, freshly painted section. We were warmly greeted by the young woman at the front counter, and she stored our luggage for us because we arrived before 2 pm and we wanted to go explore Glasgow. I enjoyed sitting on the balcony with the lovely... More

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Lerwick, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this at the last minute as we were going to Glasgow for theCommonwealth Games Opening party. Most hotels were way too expensive and/or fully booked. This one was only slightly above our usual budget, and so we took a chance. The location is quite good: near Charing Cross, the Glasgow School of Art, and Sauchiehall Street shops, etc.... More

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Address: 260 - 276 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — McLays Guest House 2*
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McLays’ offers great value budget accommodation in the heart of the city centre. We are superbly located for visiting Glasgow’s many museums and art galleries and just minutes away from Glasgow’s finest shopping streets Sauchiehall Street and Buchanan Street where in addition you shall find an excellent selection of restaurants, cafes, bars, cinemas, nightclubs etc. ... more   less 
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