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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One night stay in Glasgow, hotel opposite the Glasgow Cathedral. There is a small car park too which is a bonus. Staff couldn't have been friendlier, location good for town centre, ok there are a few stairs to climb to the rooms...but heck it's an old building! Room was basic but fine for a nights stay, there was live music...

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our two twin rooms were shabby and depressing with paintwork coming off the bedside tables. The sash window in one of the rooms wouldn't close. The whole ambience was 'grim'. To reach our rooms we went up three flights of spiral stairs, two of which are concreted. We decided to check out immediately and explained our views to the manager....

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the website shows you pictures of 2 rooms which look really nice, they don't show the other rooms because they badly need updating, plain, tired, do not represent the website or the price compared to other hotels, also the view was not of the necropolis or the cathedral as advertised but of the roof of the building (turret room).... however,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Adjacent to Glasgow Cathedral and The Necropolis. This place should be busy every day. Our food was simple but really tasty and cooked well. No Brake Brothers' specials, just proper home made fare. Inexpensive too. Definitely worth a visit. In a great location and amongst beautiful buildings with intriguing, chilling histories.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

After a most interesting tour of the nearby Necropolis, we stopped in for a late lunch. The bar area is warm, welcoming and comfortable and the service was friendly. Drinks were served very quickly. The menu had a few veggie options - I had the chilli burger. Jalapeños were promised but there did not appear to be any with my...

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Thank Kirsty M
Bispham, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Visited pub killing time before nipping round the corner (well not quite round the corner) to the Tennents Brewery. A nice pub in a characterful building with an atached hotel apparently. Good service, nice atmosphere and eveidently as much used by locals as visitors to the nearby Cathedral, Oldest House, St Mungos etc.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 27, 2016

This hotel is quite characterful, but rather shabby. The towels and bedlinen were spotless, which is great, but the bathroom was really run-down and quite grubby. Staff were pleasant, with the general management style a little quaint. The location is good - opposite the Necropolis and near the Cathedral, with the walk into the city centre taking you past some...

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Thank Jbl R
Boerne, Texas
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Very old building next to the Cathedral. No elevator so had to go up 3 sets of spiral stairs to get to room, which was modest but adequate. Parking available meant a parking meter across the street that required feeding periodically throughout the day. Staff at the hotel bar/restaurant were kind enough to feed the meter when we were out...

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south wales
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Popped into the hotel for a quick drink and had a welcoming reception. The bar staff were friendly and the bar area was love and clean. We noted that the food looked lovely. Soup and a sandwich for £5.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a refuel after visiting the cathedral. We ordered coffee and cake. Cakes were unmistakably home made - delicious Victoria sponge and excellent value. A quirky little place we would happily return to sample the restaurant menu. Staff were really friendly too

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cathedral House Hotel
Cathedral House Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cathedral House Hotel is a 19th-century Scottish baronial-style hotel, complete with turrets, 8 individual and beautifully furnished rooms and a splendid restaurant, Whisky bar and Beer Garden. We are just 5 minutes from the vibrant and bustling Merchant City area of Glasgow,. Nestled within an historic quarter of the city, with excellent views of Glasgow Cathedral and the fascinating Necropolis, the hotel is an excellent base to explore the grounds and the Provands Lordship House, St Mungo's Museum and Glasgow in general - the city centre is 15 minutes walk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cathedral House Hotel

Address: 28-32 Cathedral Square, Glasgow G4 0XA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre
Price Range: $86 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cathedral House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Cathedral House Hotel Glasgow, Scotland
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“only go for the 2 on the website pictures”
 of 5 bubbles neilscott7, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We were in a small room, 3rd floor with two twin beds. It was adequate enough for two nights. Reasonably priced.”
 of 5 bubbles sspeed2016, Sep 2, 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else if you want a good room”
 of 5 bubbles JONNNOO, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“Top floor room lovely, big and big bathroom too”
 of 5 bubbles C7432COruthb, Jul 31, 2016 | Read review
“Don't consider thus hotel if you find stairs hard!”
 of 5 bubbles JohnD242, Jul 28, 2016 | Read review
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