16 Best Affordable Airbnbs Under 39 USD In Glasgow, Scotland - Updated 2023


Scotland’s most populous city, Glasgow is not only known for its friendly welcoming banter but it is also home to more than 20 museums and art galleries. It also boasts an impressive gastronomic scene and hosts as many as 130 music events each week. With unique and diverse neighbourhoods made up of striking architecture and historic buildings, Glasgow is bursting with things to do and has plenty of options to keep you busy throughout your vacation. Whether you need to check out your favourite band at King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut or go on a shopping spree in Buchanan Street, Glasgow has got you covered with some great accommodation options that will put you right at the centre of the action. Here is our round-up of the best affordable Airbnb vacation rentals in Glasgow under 39 USD.

1. Cozy one-bedroom apartment

This apartment was built with the utmost craftsmanship and consideration for the environment. It has a partial wall between the kitchen and the living room–the latter is a very appealing communal place where you can relax. You can watch TV here or cook up your favorite dishes easily in the fully equipped kitchen.

The front office has plenty of workspace, as well as a pleasant reading room with a single loft bed. The rear bedroom is a tranquil, restful space with a comfortable mattress. While the flat is close to all of the city’s hustle and bustle, this rental is calm and serene at night.

City Centre // Highland Heart
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
65 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easily accessible (two minutes from the subway) and comfortable
bed was super comfy
very clean room and shower
the room is clean and tidy
the apartment was very clean and cute and the bed was very comfortable
his place was super clean yet very cozy
accommodation is clean spacious warm and quiet with a comfy bed (place recently renovated)
hosts helpful with any questions
great host and apartment
very lovely host very cozy flat
mairi is a superb and thoughtful host
great host and great apartment thanks so much
brilliant location just about 10 minute walk to glasgow's city centre
location is also really really good
good place in good location but instructions were rather short
nice well presented flat in a very short walk from central station
my stay at mairi’s was wonderful walking distance to city centre but also close to the bus
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2. Amazing two-bedroom apartment with a river view (from USD 128)

This is a spacious and newly remodeled two-bedroom flat in the middle of the City, serving as a pleasant base for business, relaxation, and discovering the spectacular scenery. Two double bedrooms, a contemporary bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen with a cozy living area, and an outdoor balcony will be available to you.

The atmosphere is both lavish and welcoming. It is a very vibrant and comfortable rental with a great view of the Clyde and one of its most renowned bridges. With windows overlooking both east and south, this place’s views will certainly be one of your favorite things about it. It is ideal for professionals who want a comfortable location to work and relax, as well as families who want to spend quality time together.

Condo in Glasgow City · ★4.74 · 2 bedrooms · 2 beds · 1 bath
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
302 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely lounge kitchen area with all utilities new
it's a lovely two bedrooms apartment with beautiful view modern subtle furnishing and a great location
excellent location really well presented apartment with a lovely view of the river
really nice apartment very spacious and the beds were very comfortable
clean comfortable and spacious apartment
very nice and clean place
place was very clean
the apartment was clean and comfortable
flat is clean and well provisioned
kasia was a great host
kasia was a very responsive and kind host
security good and hosts very welcoming responding promptly to any requests
the host (kasia) was friendly and very helpful
kasia was wonderful host she was also there when we need her she is friendly helpful and kind
great location and only a short walk to the city centre
great location easy check in
perfect location in the heart of glasgow
lovely modern apartment located in a great area close to the city centre
location wise i think it’s good
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3. Self-contained flat with an underfloor central heating (from USD 50)

This self-catered bottom-floor guest suite is located in Glasgow’s Pollokshields, a peaceful, green area with decent transportation links to the city center and nearby attractions. Whether you’re just resting in the apartment for a few days, enjoying a week or more visiting Glasgow, or dropping over for a night or two heading to the Scottish Highlands and Islands, you’ll be welcomed.

There is a fully furnished kitchen, a dining and a living room. A sleeping area with a double bed and ample closet space are also available. There is also underfloor central heating, Wi-Fi, and a television.

Guest suite in Glasgow City · ★4.99 · 2 bedrooms · 1 bed · 1 bath
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
91 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious mbehind fully equipped kitchen hidden treasures cupboard doors
lovely touches including everything you may ever want for breakfast and snacks
the bed was comfy and the under floor heating was bliss on a cold day
super clean and comfortable
it was warm extremely clean and very inviting
this is a very clean comfortable place
spotless and stylish with many thoughtful touches
the bed was comfortable everything was very clean and modern
monica was a fabulous host
monica was an amazing host
monica is a lovely host
monica is an outstanding host with a wonderful home
monica was an amazing host she was very sweet and helpful with directions
the location is great as a base for traveling around glasgow and the area is beautiful
monica's guesthouse is a beautiful little flat that is a convenient and short bus-trip from the centre of town
the neighborhood was absolutely beautiful and so quiet
an amazing place easy access to the city and a beautiful home
this was the perfect place to spend your first night very stylish and comfortable
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4. Contemporary flat with a double bedroom (from USD 129)

This is a contemporary flat in Merchant City’s heart, close to a plethora of wonderful taverns, restaurants, and stores. Queen Street Station is a 5-minute walk away, while Central Station is a 10-minute walk away. It is beautifully restored to a better standard and equipped with all of the amenities needed for a peaceful vacation or business trip to the city.

With a separate big double bedroom and a bathroom, the open-concept kitchen, dining, and living area is clean and bright. Huge picture windows in both rooms provide a light and expansive base from which to explore Glasgow’s bustling city. You can keep the flat as warm as you want it with efficient thermostatically controlled heaters and double-glass window.

Rental unit in Glasgow · ★4.88 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bath
Glasgow, United Kingdom
537 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super modern apartment with all the amenities you'd want
had such a chill and easy stay at peters glasgow apartment
peter's apartment is extremely well located with all the amenities that you need for a relaxed stay in glasgow
beautiful modern kitchen with all appliances
the apartment is just as described plus some charming touches
small clean apartment
super clean and stylish
super clean and modern
sparkling clean and good communication
peters space was clean and very nice
he was a great host and replied quick to any questions
peter is a great host and his place is perfect
peter was very responsive and accommodating
peter was also very responsive and helpful with our request
peter was a very accommodating host and check-in/out was simple and easy
excellent location particularly for queen street station
very secure and good central location
excellent location in the heart of merchants city
great location had a great time in central glasgow
great location for glasgow city centre
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5. One-bedroom suite in a grand Victorian townhouse (from USD 105)

The suite is situated in the city’s famous Park District, in a Victorian-inspired property. Within a short distance are a variety of high-quality restaurants, coffee shops, and pubs. Guests can expect premium-quality linen and luxurious amenities.

The tranquil, warm atmosphere is enhanced with lighting and artistic wallpaper. There’s a king-sized bed, a smart TV, and a modest work area in this room. The suite leads out to a private garden area with exclusive access for guests and walkways from the garden go straight to Park Terrace.

Guest suite in Glasgow · ★4.98 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 bath
Glasgow, United Kingdom
174 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very spacious room comfortable bed amenities and bath
the space was very comfortable and private
my husband and i had a lovely 4 night stay in jane's apartment
it’s clear she puts a lot of thought into creating a comfortable space with everything one would need
jane is very sweet and really goes the extra mile to make the room cozy
exceptionally comfortable and clean
really comfortable and clean
the place was spotlessly clean and jane was really accommodating with us checking in a little earlier
incredibly nice and clean place with a very welcoming host
can’t fault it jane was lovely and so helpful and the place was spotless
host was so great and attentive
perfect host thank you
jane was a very helpful host
jane is a great host she is friendly and welcoming
jane was very lovely and helpful the perfect host
excellent location 20 minute walk from the centre
within walking distance of nice restaurants in a great neighborhood
amazing place and amazing location
the location was great for the university and west end with everything i needed within walking distance
fabulous west end basement flat in a very pleasant location close to kelvingrove park
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6. Lovely studio apartment (from USD 102)

This contemporary studio apartment is ideally situated in the famous Merchant City area. Near many restaurants and grocery stores, this flat offers convenience during your Glasgow getaway. As you step outside, discover a variety of dining, shopping, and nightlife.

The studio has an open-space living room with a double bed and a television. It comes with a fully furnished kitchen space and a breakfast bar where you can cook and eat your meals. The separate bathroom is complete with the essential toiletries and has a full-sized bath and shower. This space has everything you need for your holiday stay.

Rental unit in Glasgow City · ★4.80 · Studio · 2 beds · 1 bath
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
117 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
place was very very clean
liz’s place was very clean and comfortable
great apartment with everything we needed very clean and tidy
a lovely clean and spacious flat in a fantastic location
apartment is beautifully furnished stylish and clean
really good host really good accommodation
liz is a great host
great location and value
great place with excellent location
its location is perfect with so much available within walking distance
in a great location for shops and bars
easy check-in and great location
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7. Modern unit nestled in a historic area

This modern, clean and comfortable flat offers comfort and warm hospitality in a fantastic location. With close access to the city centre, this flat provides a bedroom, a private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, and a living room with an iMac, a TV, wifi and a laptop-friendly workspace. The welcoming and friendly hosts here also provide tea /coffee and can help you with tips and information on the attractions around the city.

Cosy City Centre Room with Private Ensuite
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1102 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a very comfortable room with a nice view
mini fridge and coffee/tea accessories in room for breakfast were appreciated
very clean super comfortable bed and tea/coffee making facilities with fridge
the room had all the essentials and the private bathroom was great
the room was wide and the bathroom had a good shower
clean and comfortable and
neat and clean room
safe clean and extremely convenient
it‘s a nice room clean and cozy
the room is big super clean comfy and warm
lovely room and lovely hosts
she was quick at replying to my messages too and a really great host
our hosts were away and graciously let us use the whole place
they were great hosts even when we arrived a bit later than said
fuss free check in process and neil was kind enough to contact us the day prior to our checkin
the location was the best
fantastic location and large comfortable room
great location near train station and easy access to the centre
the location is great and 15 min walking from city centre
walking distance to down town and all the best spots were close
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8. Contemporary flat close to the subway (from USD 55)

This modern flat is located close to the Glasgow subway and bus station and offers a private room with a double bed. With warm, cosy vibes and thoughtful touches, this lovely flat can accommodate two guests and features a shared bathroom with a shower and bath, and access to a living room, a kitchen, condiments, an oven, a TV and wifi. Famous attractions such as the Ibrox stadium, Glasgow Science Centre, and the SSE Hydro are just at a walking distance from the flat.

Condo in Glasgow · ★4.90 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 shared bath
Glasgow, United Kingdom
800 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice light space comfortable quiet
the bed is super big and the room is spacious with a view
the room is light and comfortable
it was also good that we could use the kitchen to make coffee in the morning
the room was a good size with one of the most comfortable beds i’ve ever slept in
spotlessly clean and cosy place
everything was clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and cosy
the apartment was clean and comfortable
the room was very clean and comfortable
gary was a great host
gary is a very nice host
gary is a great host
gary was an excellent host
gary was a great host very helpful
great price and amazing location for bus and train use
gary's flat is close to a subway station so it's easy to get in the city centre
with a great location comfortable beds and breakfast options
great place very near the city center
a lovely place that is super close to the subway
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9. Comfortable room in a Victorian apartment (from USD 35)

Located in the heart of West-End district near the University of Glasgow, this incredibly clean and comfy home with spacious rooms and gorgeous artworks offers all the amenities needed for a pleasant stay. The house offers one bedroom with a plush bed, a shared bathroom and kitchen, wifi and a laptop-friendly workspace. The flat has close access to Ashton Lane that is famous for shopping, coffee, eating, drinking and catching a film at the Grosvenor Cinema.

Rental unit in Glasgow · ★4.97 · 1 bedroom · 1 bed · 1 shared bath
Glasgow, United Kingdom
330 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i had a fantastic stay at lucy’s - she was incredibly welcoming and the room far exceeded expectations
would definitely recommend the room and would happily stay again
the are is absolutely great for breakfast lunch and dinner- there are lots of places to eat and drink
lucy’s place was an amazing stay the room was very spacious stylish and had a lot of light
such a beautiful apparent every little corner is so well designed and the place is cozy
modern clean bathroom and kitchen
the room was very clean and comfortable
the place was very clean
lucy's place is really clean and beautiful
her kitchen is spotlessly clean
lucy is a wonderful host
lucy was hospitable and helpful
lucy was a fantastic host and made us feel very welcome
lucy is the best host
lucy was a very friendly and helpful host
the location is excellent
perfect location near the university
amazing location the best in the city
the house has a wonderful location which is near the university of glasgow
gorgeous flat in a great location
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10. Bright and spacious apartment

With lovely decors and artwork, this conveniently located, clean, spacious flat provides a great bang for your buck. Located in the fashionable part of Glasgow, close to Kelvinbridge, this quiet third-floor apartment offers a comfortable bedroom, a bathroom, a large kitchen, wifi, laptop-friendly workspace and double glazing. The lovely flat is decorated with cute touches and quirky items that give it extra character and all the comforts that make you feel at home.

West End quiet back bedroom
Glasgow, United Kingdom
143 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room has a comfortable double bed side table wardrobe arm chair and small desk and chair
a wonderful spacious room in a communal living space
a very nice room and bathroom and you may use the kitchen if you want
nice room & comfy bed
the room was just as pictured and was a perfect place for us to rest
bathroom clean and shower fine
very clean and in a nice quiet neighborhood
extremely clean bathroom and cooking facilities
our room was comfortable clean and quiet the shared bathroom as spotless as the whole flat
the room was clean quite and very spacious the shared bathroom was very clean as well
very friendly and showed great hospitality
gavin was a great host
gavin was a perfect host
excellent host very helpful and respectful
gavin was a very helpful host who immediately makes you feel welcome
good location very close to the subway
the location is great
the location is perfect to walk or if you prefer subway it's quite close
super cool apartment in a super cool location
very close to the beautiful botanic garden too
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11. Spotless apartment with brand new amenities

Located at a 10-minute walking distance from the Glasgow Central Station, this clean, well-maintained apartment in a residential neighbourhood, is ideal for a quiet, peaceful stay. The one-bedroom apartment can accommodate two guests and offers an ensuite toilet, a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious living room. Breakfast is also provided and based on his availability, the host can also give you a walking tour and show hidden gems around the city.

Entire 2 bedroom flat in Glasgow City-Free Parking
Glasgow City, Glasgow, United Kingdom
487 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with all the amenities
a great apartment with all the amenities we needed
the amenities in the bathroom were great also
room was comfortable with private bathroom nice to be able to use kitchen and have breakfast available too
the room and bathroom and apartment were quite nice everything i needed was available as well
very clean and tidy
apartment was very clean and well maintained
lovely clean apartment nice and quiet
excellent clean tidy and well provisioned
the room and ensuite bathroom were clean and big
thank you for being a great host
very nice host and nice place
host very helpful and friendly
ryan was the perfect host
ryan is an amazing host
the location is good close to city center
excellent location for city
excellent location with secure parking
was perfect with good location
location is good n only 10-12 mins from centeral station
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12. Modern and stylish flat

This lovely, clean and spacious room in a fantastic location near the city centre is an ideal base for anyone looking to explore Glasgow and its attractions. The trendy flat offers a cosy bedroom, an open plan kitchen, a spacious living room, private bathroom, wifi, TV and a laptop-friendly workspace. The flat has close access to all the restaurants, bars and pubs of the famous Merchant Square, one of Glasgow’s oldest quarters.

❤ Minutes walk to City Centre bars & restaurants
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
262 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice apartment in the centre of glasgow
we had a really nice stay at barry’s place especially the room was great
our room was lovely and stylish
great small room in a apartment
very well equipped and the bed was comfortable
very clean room and bathroom
the apartment was very clean and cosy
everything is very clean and tidy
a lovely clean and spacious room with a large clean bathroom too
the room is clean and sweet
the host was so kind
chilled apartment chilled but on the ball and welcoming host
the hosts were cheery plesant and helpful
barry was an amazing host
the owner wants to become a super host and he’s been doing fine
good location and parking
nice place close to the city center
superb location for the city centre
great location and great facilities
good spot in a great location
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13. Spacious room in a safe neighbourhood

This comfy, well-maintained double flat located close to the city centre offers plenty of privacy. The flat provides a huge bedroom with a comfy double bed, and access to kitchen and living room, TV, wifi, an indoor fireplace and a laptop-friendly workspace. Note that there is also a cute little pug dog that lives in the house and will make your stay warmer and cosier if she takes a liking to you.

Central Location-Bright Double Rm!
Glasgow, United Kingdom
386 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice large room with tea and coffee in the room
the house is really nice and the room was perfect
big and clean room
the place was clean tidy and stylish
really clean toilet and well furnished rooms with good lighting
room and flat was clean
simple clean accommodation lovely flat with modern decor
jenny was an excellent host
jenny is a wonderful host
jenny is a wonderful host with prompt response
jenny was very responsive and eager to give advice
jenny is very friendly :)
good location close to sauchiehall st
great location for a city break
good location near lots of restaurants and bus stops
an easy walk from downtown/glasgow central and within walking distance of glasgow university area shops and restaurants
great location super close to town & the west end
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14. Stay in a listed building with peaceful surroundings

Conveniently located in a neighbourhood that is close to parks, art, culture, restaurants, high street shops, bus and train stations, this tastefully decorated flat is ideal for solo adventurers, couples, friends and business travellers. The neat and tidy flat provides one bedroom, wifi, TV and a laptop-friendly workspace. The friendly hosts here prohibit smoking and can provide an airbed for one additional guest for an extra charge.

Beautiful double room City Centre Listed Building
Glasgow, United Kingdom
194 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

15. Bright and colourful home

This spotless, lovely house is in a quiet neighbourhood and offers everything that will make you feel right at home. Ideal for relaxing after your adventures around the city, this cosy, spacious place offers a bedroom with comfy beds, a shared bathroom, kitchen, and wifi. This home is perfect for anyone looking to be located in close proximity to events in Glasgow Green, The Barrowlands, Emirates Arena, Velodrome, Celtic Park and the city centre.

Bright double room (east end)
Glasgow, Glasgow City, United Kingdom
331 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

16. Reside close to Glasgow airport

This spacious and comfortable room is located on the second floor of a tenement building and includes everything needed for a relaxing stay near Glasgow airport. The cosy, private room features a comfortable bed, an ensuite bathroom, access to a fully equipped kitchen and high-speed fibre optic wifi. Note that you can book this house for stays longer than 28 days as well.

Apartment, South-West, close City Centre, Glasgow
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
203 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Have fun by the Clyde

Straddling the river Clyde, Glasgow is a compact city that offers lots of exciting experiences with a great network of tourist transport. From football matches to international film festivals, the vibrant city has something for the locals and visitors to enjoy every day of the week. Whether you are exploring the city or the countryside, the abovementioned affordable Airbnbs in Glasgow offers more than just a bed to sleep in but will deliver an unforgettable stay with homey touches, excellent facilities and incredible views. Take your pick and book your Airbnb now to stay close to all the action and enjoy the best of this dynamic and lively city.

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