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McLays Guest House

260 - 276 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6TT, Scotland
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Ranked #73 of 92 Hotels in Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This B&B is clean, homely and comfortable with fantastic reception and staff with obliging cookie. I have stayed there twice and will soon make it a third time in 2016. Although the breakfast times are established , cookie used to prepare mine before the time , when I asked him

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the good point is- its clean bad points are- extremely rude receptionist the window wouldnt close, was so noisy all night refurbishment is going on in reception area, but the rooms which were already refurbished still looks too bad. Overall, I would dream of returning

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure why this place gets such negative reviews. It's right in the city centre. Staff very friendly, cheap & nice breakfasts. Rooms not great but at the price your charged it's ridiculous to be complaining.. Be warned do not try smuggle food into your room - it does not go down well at all.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

5 -- Price (65 pounds for spacious room for 2); fast free wi-fi; large TV; quiet neighborhood 4 -- Lovely cold & hot full English breakfast; coffee & tea 3 -- Good shower pressure but splashes all over bathroom floor 2 -- Old houses tired & worn needng refreshing; Lots of steps but no elevator 1 -- No fans available;... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here the other night, arriving 5 minutes before check in...we were asked to sit in the reception area where I had the pleasure of listening to the staff private life. Once we were able to go up we were advised if we were to go out we would have to leave our key with the front receptionist for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited Glasgow in June with the family. Walked from the train station to the hotel. But if you're carrying luggage, don't go thru Sauchiehall St. unless you've got steel calves. Walking uphill definitely not recommended with luggage and children in tow. The hotel itself is cosy with lots of turns and stairs and the kids loved it. The room we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Nice cheap and cheerful hotel just of sauchiehall street, busy area of Glasgow. Handy for shops restaurants etc: Nice big rooms, friendly staff hotel maybe a little dated but is undergoing some renovations at the the mo. Parking spaces are at a premium, but always manage to find somewhere with a little walk. Have been a number of times for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I slept there for 2 weeks in a single bedroom and it was ok! English breakfast offered every day. Bedrooms cleaned every day. It is close to the city center, about 20 min walking. And 10 min walking from the coach station. Staff kindly and nice The price is higher than hostels' price, as it is a bed and breakfast... More 

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