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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A classic building on a classy terrace in the West End of Glasgow with friendly staff. Sounds great doesn't it? Just beware of the basement rooms though - it is a tad cruddy in the lower reaches. Narrow fire doors, tired fittings and small rooms. Upstairs seems fine and the dining room has dazzling plasterwork,thick carpets and large windows. There's... More 

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend of mine booked a small double room for me and my wife for £50. The rooms are nothing like the photos on the website. Not only the room was small which was expected but the bed was a little bigger than a single, the room was on the lower ground and smelt terrible, my wife who is pregnant... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such friendly staff and easy location to find. Good choice for West End Glasgow and near to the Oran Mor pub which is worth a visit. Only had one nights stay but very comfortable and felt well restted.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were four adults staying in Glasgow for a concert. We booked a family room and for the price this was a reasonable hotel as it is not always easy to get a family room for four adults. We appeared to have a room on the top floor, a large room with two singles and a double bed along with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only stayed one night here but it was not good! First of all it was damn near impossible to find, then it was impossible to find parking! The woman who checked us in was reluctant to give us a parking scratch ticket. We were asked to go find a space, then come get the ticket, then go back and put... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

stayed for 2 nights with my son aged 14. only had a small room.toilet and shower down the passage.staff friendly,breakfast ok you can pay extra for cooked £3.room was clean. parking is a nightmare,but you can pay for vouchers from the hotel.its in a good part of Glasgow with loads of bars and places to eat. good value for big... More 

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Inverurie, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Cheap budget hotel, you get what you pay for, even from the staff. We were 5mins early for breakfast one morning as our toddler was getting hungry and breakfast was quite late starting for us, we were quite rudely told to wait the 5mins even though all the continental stuff was already out and we only had to help ourselves??... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for three nights and was flipn terrible. The parking is an absolute joke! Only space for two cars but they squeeze four in by having two in front two behind which means you will get blocked in or you will be blocking someone else and have to play musical cars during your stay. The downstairs room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and the room was as clean as it could be given how very tired the decorating is. The rooms have had baths en suite added, but just barely. As small as a bath could possibly be. The bath down the hall was far superior in every way. The other more important common area- the dining... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I recently stayed at this hotel with my partner. We picked this hotel as it is great value in comparison to the other hotels in the area. Very satisfied with our stay - the staff very friendly and helpful and the hotel was nice and quiet. We will definitely stay here again if we are in the area.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kelvin is a bed and breakfast in the heart of the vibrant West End of Glasgow. Parking can be reserved and free Wi-Fi is available. Bedrooms at The Kelvin are light and airy and are tastefully decorated in soft pastels. Some guest bedrooms have en-suite facilities, and all have a TV and vanity units with shaving points. A fully fitted, communal kitchen, equipped with kitchenware and utensils, is available to guests.The grand Victorian townhouse also offers free Wi-Fi in the guest lounge and in most bedrooms. The dining room boasts floor-to-ceiling windows and looks out onto the tree-lined Great Western Road. There are many shops located opposite the hotel and many bars and restaurants in the area.Glasgow International Airport is a 15-minute drive from the Kelvin, and the hotel is located just 2 miles from Glasgow Central Railway Station & 10miles from Glasgow airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kelvin Hotel

Address: 15 Buckingham Terrace | Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8EB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > West End
Price Range: $52 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kelvin Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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