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McLays Guest House

1.0 of 5 Motel   |   260 - 276 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TT, Scotland (City Centre)
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Ranked #61 of 90 hotels in Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If it was possible I would give minus 5. This review is long, so I apologise but you all need to read it. The bedrooms were grotty and damp and the breakfast was average. You may be enticed by this guest houses central location and cheap prices but you may leave with less than what you came with. I am... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the centre of Glasgow, nice staff, good breakfast. Is not a new hotel but it is clean... so... for less than 40 £ for single room ...is very good... Maybe not ideal for honey moon...but good for travellers with a low budget

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this place for my father and uncle who are aged 55-65 and seeking budget accommodation in Glasgow. They said it was located in a good location and staff treated them well, especially given my father had a fall and needed to be taken to hospital - they were very helpful and fussed over him upon his return. Recommended... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great place to stay on our trip to Glasgow. Walking distance to the bus and train stations. Excellent hot breakfast and they accommodated a vegan diet. Excellent location to many things you will want to visit in Glasgow and the staff are very helpful in suggesting activities and ways to get there.

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Cairnryan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked McLays as it is literally a five minute walk from The Kings Theatre where we were going last night. We had already booked a pre-theatre meal at Thairiffic for 5pm. Unfortunately, when we arrived, we were advised that there was an electrical fault and one floor of the guesthouse had no power and it was not going to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stayed for one night mid week. Staff very nice and helpful. Bathroom spotless. Breakfast was very nice. Ok the rooms a little dated, but come on people ,city hotel with breakfast and clean rooms for under 40 quid. Can't go wrong. Book with confidence that you will get more than you pay for.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

The location is fab, only a mile from town and the street is lovely, not at all seedy! The staff were incredible, so friendly and nice! Breakfast I found great on Sunday, hot food is made to order and quick! We had such a nice big room, thought the west end is rather lively at night and single glazing does... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

interesting to read reviews that the street is run down and seedy, when Renfrew St is home to the Glasgow School of Art, some of the buildings by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, a primary school and numerous beautiful old houses. My room was clean, the bathroom was clean, and the location was convenient to the train station (tip!it's easier to walk... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Place looks quite run-down from the outside. Reception area is small but fit for purpose. As you go through the building it feels cold and a bit gloomy. The room itself was again small but perfectly good for spending the night. The bathroom wasn't very attractive inside and looks like it's been installed in a rush however the shower was... More

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Fife, Scotland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We booked here last minute. We usually find that budget accommodation is more than adequate and made our booking based on previous reviews of the place. As it was getting on average 4 out of 5 on trip advisor reviews, we decided to book it. On arrival, the street the hotel is on is really run down and seedy looking.... 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:1 star — McLays Guest House 1*
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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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