We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Alamo Guest House

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersBronze level
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Expert photos
Alamo Guest House
Alamo Guest House
Panoramas (4)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

644 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 609: English reviews
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This guest house is in a lovely location and it's great that you can park outside for 2 pounds a day. We spent all day walking round the area. We visited the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, the University, which is beautiful, the botanical gardens and then we walked back along the banks of the River. When I booked here... More 

Helpful?
Thank Elaine G
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Alamo Guest House is (part of) a grand old house at Kelvingrove Pk. Rooms & common areas are very pleasant. Breakfast was very good too. We walked everywhere: 30; min to central city; 1 min to lawn bowling centre. Staff were very friendly & helpful. I have very fond memories of the place.

Helpful?
Thank drc138
Golden, Co
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most beautifully decorated B&B we've ever seen, with classic antique furniture and artwork. Very good full Scottish Breakfast included. Great location in attractive neighborhood within walking distance of excellent restaurants, University of Glasgow, and Kelvingrove Museum. Emma and Steve are very friendly and helpful hosts. We had a very comfortable stay, and would definitely return.

Helpful?
Thank D0llyO
Northampton
Level Contributor
27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2016

We had seen reviews of the Alamo the last time we were up in Glasgow, but as it was full at the time, couldn't stay. So decided this time if it was free we would. First impressions are of a lovely grand old building, owners friendly, Steve helped me in with all our baggage. The room I had seen pictures... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Whipspeed
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This beautiful B&B couldn't have a better location. Amazing restaurants on Argyle Street, the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Park next door, walking distance to City Center without the noise of downtown. The rooms are beautiful and well appointed. The breakfast was delicious and our hosts were lovely - helpful, friendly and welcoming.

Helpful?
Thank Erin W
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
52 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Nestled in the area around the University, this guest house is a jewel. It is near all bus lines and across the street from bowling lawns and tennis courts, ie. it is really quiet at night. The rooms are extremely comfortable and impeccably clean. The breakfast was wonderful. Ann and Steve could not be nicer, and keep an eye out... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Kermit J
Carluke, Scotland
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

I came across The Alamo accidentally while looking for somewhere to stay close to The Bandstand in Kelvingrove for a concert. I am so glad I did. Fantastic from start to finish. We arrived and headed out almost immediately for dinner before the concert. We came back in for 5 minutes to collect coats, as it was en route from... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank suzisad
Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

By chance we chose this guesthouse hotel and were so very pleased we did. The location is great - a step to the Kelvingrove Museum which we love. The guesthouse has the best welcome we have ever experienced. The warm, smiling staff can't do enough. Getting a smiling good morning with "What can I get for you" is very special.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Sanford P
The Hague, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Beautiful guest house and extremely friendly and helpful staff. We did not actually stay at this guest house, but since our own guest house would not look after our luggage while we explored the city, we asked the staff of Alamo if we could store our suitcases in their hall for the day. They were very friendly and even called... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Finnguala
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Alamo in winter 2014, the first time we visited Glasgow. While we absolutely loved Alamo, when we decided to take a midweek city break to Glasgow this summer, we thought we'd pinch pennies and stay somewhere else around the corner. Huge mistake. We'd booked 2 nights at the other place, but after several disappointments... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Tresa M
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

184 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (131)
Viewed
Room/Suite (33)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Other (59)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (35)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
The Hotel (25)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (18)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Glasgow hotels
The Z Hotel Glasgow
#14 of 95 in Glasgow
4.5 of 5 stars 810 reviews
City Centre
Grasshoppers Hotel Glasgow
City Centre
Hampton by Hilton Glasgow Central
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
West End
Argyll Hotel
Argyll Hotel
#24 of 95 in Glasgow
4.0 of 5 stars 646 reviews
South Side
Premier Inn Glasgow Pacific Quay (SECC) Hotel
City Centre
ibis styles Glasgow Centre George Square
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
GreenLeadersBronze level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Alamo is a friendly family run Guest House overlooking Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Park with views of Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, as well as Glasgow University, in the near distance. This elegant 1870 Victorian building is within easy walking distance (3 - 20 minutes) of the main 3 areas of Glasgow; The City Centre (Glasgow School of Art, Modern Art Gallery, theatres, etc), The West End (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow University, Kelvin Hall, etc), Riverside (S.E.C.C. etc). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alamo Guest House

Address: 46 Gray Street | Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow G3 7SE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow
Price Range: $94 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alamo Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with LateRooms so you can book your Alamo Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Alamo Guest House Hotel Glasgow
Alamo Guest House Glasgow, Scotland
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay