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Embassy Apartments

8 Kelvin Drive, Glasgow G20 8QG, Scotland
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Ranked #10 of 38 Specialty Lodging in Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The location is great next to the Beautifull Botanic Gardens. Also just 10 minutes walk to the Subwaystation. Shops like Tesco Express and other placets to eat are just 5minutes away. Nice, clean appartments. But in room 2 there is no airsuction above the cooking plates ! Baking an egg activated the fire alarm. That could be better. And if... More

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robertmcq, Owner at Embassy Apartments, responded to this review

We take note of your comments regarding the cooking in the apartments, ordinary cooking should not set off the fire alarm, there is an extractor fan in each kitchen, the alarm will only go off if the cooker is turned up to high and creates and excessive amount of steam. We apologise for the vacuum cleaners, these have obviously been... More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

First stayed here last September and after booking a double room at the Ambassador Hotel next door, found we were "upgraded" to an apartment next door. This apartment was light and airy and had a large living space with sofa, chairs, dining table and chairs plus a large comfy bed. We were very pleased with our stay and had no... More

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robertmcq, Owner at Embassy Apartments, responded to this review

We are sorry that your stay with us was not as you had hoped. When you stayed in September and were upgraded that was done to suit the needs of the business at the time, you were upgraded to a 3 person apartment because that suited the hotel, however when booking to come back you booked a 2 person apartment,... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Visiting family at Christmas and stayed at the embassy again and again they did not fail to impress. Stayed in apt 1 this time and was clean, well presented and had everything I needed. The apartment weren't staffed over the Xmas period but I was well looked after from the security that were in serval times a day

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I stayed for two weeks in Embassy Appartments in Westend Glasgow. Westend is the best region of Glasgow to stay, nearby Byres Road and Great Western Road. Subway, busses, taxi are on walking distances 5 min. walk. University building, Kelvingrove Parc, Kelvingrove Art gallery, Botanic Gardens, Ashton Lane more than worth visiting and on walking distance of Embassy Appartments. The... More

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Glasgow
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I live in Glasgow so don't usually need to stay in a hotel here.. However some work on my flat meant I needed to find somewhere to stay for a few days and a self catering option appealed more than staying in a hotel. The only apartment free was huge with 4 beds and separate kitchen/diner and shower room. However... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We stayed at Embassy Apartments, When we were at our friends wedding. We arrived around 3pm where we were checked in given a very warm welcome by the male member of staff given free map of Glasgow and lots of Information regards the area and free wifi, Then we were taken promptly to our twin apartment while was lovely and... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed at the embassy apartments for 3 nights. The location was just brilliant, 5 minute walk to Byres road and hillhead subway. We stayed in apartment 1 which was massive! Looks right over the botanic gardens. The apartment was spotless, nice and warm, with everything you would need for a short stay. All the staff were... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

I stayed here last weekend with my OH for a short stay. I found the place to be well equipped. It had a kitchen area which was welll stocked and had all the main appliances- fridge, cooker and microwave. The whole apartment was spotless and well appointed and the staff were a great help too in reccommending restauarants, sights to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

My parents stayed in the Apartments for 4 nights, between Aug 29-2 Sep having seen the photos advertising it online and it's having access to free parking. On arrival, they had to squeeze their 4x4 through a narrow alleyway to access the car park and the lighting back to the Hotel was extremely bad. On entry to the hotel we... More

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robertmcq, Owner at Embassy Apartments, responded to this review

This review has undergone a thorough investigation and we feel the following points are relevant. Firstly we have always understood that Tripadvisor reviews can only be posted by the actual guest and not by someone who has not actually stayed in the property. The actual date of stay was at the end of August and this review was not done... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Stayed here with my partner on a working/leisure break, really suprsied by how nice, clean and bright the apartments were. Great location right on the front door step to the West end with great bars and restaurants, we hade a lovely walk to the museum which served a great lunch, well worth a visit. The only 'complaints' I have were... More

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Address: 8 Kelvin Drive, Glasgow G20 8QG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow
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