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The Willow Guest House

228 Renfrew St, Glasgow G3 6TX, Scotland (City Centre)
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Ranked #34 of 36 Glasgow B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Dundee, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My daughter and I stayed at The Willow Guest House for 2 nights this past weekend. We were in Glasgow for shopping and a visit to the theatre. We were welcomed at Reception by a gentleman who was kind enough to advise us where to eat on our first night and also gave other advice on the surrounding area. The... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

after looking for accommodation whilst working in glasgow i went to look at the willow. i spoke to a very nice young lady who showed me a room (room 1) which was fine, with a double bed and spacious with en-suite. i asked for 2 rooms like this and she assured me that i would get identical rooms (rooms 1... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I stayed at the Willow for one night with a friend. We were in Glasgow for shopping as well as sight-seeing. Since we were only staying for one night, we were looking for somewhere cheap yet central, if possible with breakfast included. Hence we chose the Willow! I agree with the other reviews that the front office staff are quite... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Well, not only could you not swing a cat in the 'single' room, you also couldn't open the large window without ripping the curtains off the rail. Male receptionist had the same attitude as lurch from the Adams Family and took a good 10 minutes for him to come out of the little office and give us our keys without... More

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Newmains
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We booked two rooms at this B&B as the website looks really good. We had room 1 and room 5, and OMG the hotel inspector would have a field day. Room 1 - the glasses were dirty still had lipstick, blue old curtains, duvet covers smelt stale, the bed wasnt too bad. Room 5 - The shower tray and door... More

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013 via mobile

Stayed overnight December. Staff very friendly . Bedding ,new. Only let down is standard of carpets in room . Very poor. Breakfast was ok,but the smell of cooking seems to permeate throughout the building. Average at £55 a night B&B.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here with my daughter for one night. Staff were very nice and helpful. Breakfast the next morning was very nice with a good selection of food. Overall I would recommend this place for family's as it is child friendly.

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

I was in Glasgow on business doing training - and my days were set to be physically and mentally draining so I needed a room where I could come back to, chill out, be comfortable and have wifi to do some work and contact my family. I booked the hotel online and had already seen that they were quite a... More

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

The man who checked us in was rude and had a 'cant be bothered' attitude. The room was stinking of stale alcohol, BO and smoke. No top sheet on the bed. Bathroom had hairs all over the floor. Probably best to wipe your feet on the way out. £90 for the night was horrific!! Wouldn't recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Perth, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed for three nights, the room had a dirty carpet, no top sheet( makes you wonder if the quilt cover was clean). Bathroom was just ok, but shower pressure was dreadful. Breakfast was terrible, we only ate there one morning, greasy and over cooked, staff very loud and no personality! Strong smell of breakfast cooking throughout the early morning-dreadful... More

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Address: 228 Renfrew St, Glasgow G3 6TX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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