10 Best Affordable Airbnbs Under 39 USD In Glasgow, Scotland

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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 10 best affordable Airbnb vacation rentals in Glasgow under 39 USD.

1. Modern unit nestled in a historic area (from USD 46)

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
911 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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2. Contemporary flat close to the subway (from USD 42)

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.

Modern flat, close to Subway, SEC, West End, shops
Glasgow, United Kingdom
587 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in condominium (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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3. Comfortable room in a Victorian apartment (from USD 47)

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.

West End: Super Comfortable Room near University
Glasgow, United Kingdom
323 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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4. Bright and spacious apartment (from USD 40)

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
142 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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5. 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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6. 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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7. 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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8. 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 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. 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

10. 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 homely 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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