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 HeartGlasgow City, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:easily accessible (two minutes from the subway) and comfortablebed was super comfy
Cleanliness:very clean room and showerthe room is clean and tidythe apartment was very clean and cute and the bed was very comfortablehis place was super clean yet very cozyaccommodation is clean spacious warm and quiet with a comfy bed (place recently renovated)
Host:hosts helpful with any questionsgreat host and apartmentvery lovely host very cozy flatmairi is a superb and thoughtful hostgreat host and great apartment thanks so muchRead more reviews
Location:brilliant location just about 10 minute walk to glasgow's city centrelocation is also really really goodgood place in good location but instructions were rather shortnice well presented flat in a very short walk from central stationmy stay at mairi’s was wonderful walking distance to city centre but also close to the bus
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 bathGlasgow City, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:lovely lounge kitchen area with all utilities newit's a lovely two bedrooms apartment with beautiful view modern subtle furnishing and a great locationexcellent location really well presented apartment with a lovely view of the riverreally nice apartment very spacious and the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:clean comfortable and spacious apartmentvery nice and clean placeplace was very cleanthe apartment was clean and comfortableflat is clean and well provisioned
Host:kasia was a great hostkasia was a very responsive and kind hostsecurity good and hosts very welcoming responding promptly to any requeststhe host (kasia) was friendly and very helpfulkasia was wonderful host she was also there when we need her she is friendly helpful and kindRead more reviews
Location:great location and only a short walk to the city centregreat location easy check inperfect location in the heart of glasgowlovely modern apartment located in a great area close to the city centrelocation wise i think it’s good
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 bathGlasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:spacious mbehind fully equipped kitchen hidden treasures cupboard doorslovely touches including everything you may ever want for breakfast and snacksthe bed was comfy and the under floor heating was bliss on a cold day
Cleanliness:super clean and comfortableit was warm extremely clean and very invitingthis is a very clean comfortable placespotless and stylish with many thoughtful touchesthe bed was comfortable everything was very clean and modern
Host:monica was a fabulous hostmonica was an amazing hostmonica is a lovely hostmonica is an outstanding host with a wonderful homemonica was an amazing host she was very sweet and helpful with directionsRead more reviews
Location:the location is great as a base for traveling around glasgow and the area is beautifulmonica's guesthouse is a beautiful little flat that is a convenient and short bus-trip from the centre of townthe neighborhood was absolutely beautiful and so quietan amazing place easy access to the city and a beautiful homethis was the perfect place to spend your first night very stylish and comfortable
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 bathGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:super modern apartment with all the amenities you'd wanthad such a chill and easy stay at peters glasgow apartmentpeter's apartment is extremely well located with all the amenities that you need for a relaxed stay in glasgowbeautiful modern kitchen with all appliancesthe apartment is just as described plus some charming touches
Cleanliness:small clean apartmentsuper clean and stylishsuper clean and modernsparkling clean and good communicationpeters space was clean and very nice
Host:he was a great host and replied quick to any questionspeter is a great host and his place is perfectpeter was very responsive and accommodatingpeter was also very responsive and helpful with our requestpeter was a very accommodating host and check-in/out was simple and easyRead more reviews
Location:excellent location particularly for queen street stationvery secure and good central locationexcellent location in the heart of merchants citygreat location had a great time in central glasgowgreat location for glasgow city centre
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 bathGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:very spacious room comfortable bed amenities and baththe space was very comfortable and privatemy husband and i had a lovely 4 night stay in jane's apartmentit’s clear she puts a lot of thought into creating a comfortable space with everything one would needjane is very sweet and really goes the extra mile to make the room cozy
Cleanliness:exceptionally comfortable and cleanreally comfortable and cleanthe place was spotlessly clean and jane was really accommodating with us checking in a little earlierincredibly nice and clean place with a very welcoming hostcan’t fault it jane was lovely and so helpful and the place was spotless
Host:host was so great and attentiveperfect host thank youjane was a very helpful hostjane is a great host she is friendly and welcomingjane was very lovely and helpful the perfect hostRead more reviews
Location:excellent location 20 minute walk from the centrewithin walking distance of nice restaurants in a great neighborhoodamazing place and amazing locationthe location was great for the university and west end with everything i needed within walking distancefabulous west end basement flat in a very pleasant location close to kelvingrove park
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 bathGlasgow City, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Cleanliness:place was very very cleanliz’s place was very clean and comfortablegreat apartment with everything we needed very clean and tidya lovely clean and spacious flat in a fantastic locationapartment is beautifully furnished stylish and clean
Host:really good host really good accommodationliz is a great hostRead more reviews
Location:great location and valuegreat place with excellent locationits location is perfect with so much available within walking distancein a great location for shops and barseasy check-in and great location
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 EnsuiteGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:a very comfortable room with a nice viewmini fridge and coffee/tea accessories in room for breakfast were appreciatedvery clean super comfortable bed and tea/coffee making facilities with fridgethe room had all the essentials and the private bathroom was greatthe room was wide and the bathroom had a good shower
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable andneat and clean roomsafe clean and extremely convenientit‘s a nice room clean and cozythe room is big super clean comfy and warm
Host:lovely room and lovely hostsshe was quick at replying to my messages too and a really great hostour hosts were away and graciously let us use the whole placethey were great hosts even when we arrived a bit later than saidfuss free check in process and neil was kind enough to contact us the day prior to our checkinRead more reviews
Location:the location was the bestfantastic location and large comfortable roomgreat location near train station and easy access to the centrethe location is great and 15 min walking from city centrewalking distance to down town and all the best spots were close
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 bathGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:very nice light space comfortable quietthe bed is super big and the room is spacious with a viewthe room is light and comfortableit was also good that we could use the kitchen to make coffee in the morningthe room was a good size with one of the most comfortable beds i’ve ever slept in
Cleanliness:spotlessly clean and cosy placeeverything was clean and comfortablethe apartment was clean and cosythe apartment was clean and comfortablethe room was very clean and comfortable
Host:gary was a great hostgary is a very nice hostgary is a great hostgary was an excellent hostgary was a great host very helpfulRead more reviews
Location:great price and amazing location for bus and train usegary's flat is close to a subway station so it's easy to get in the city centrewith a great location comfortable beds and breakfast optionsgreat place very near the city centera lovely place that is super close to the subway
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 bathGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:i had a fantastic stay at lucy’s - she was incredibly welcoming and the room far exceeded expectationswould definitely recommend the room and would happily stay againthe are is absolutely great for breakfast lunch and dinner- there are lots of places to eat and drinklucy’s place was an amazing stay the room was very spacious stylish and had a lot of lightsuch a beautiful apparent every little corner is so well designed and the place is cozy
Cleanliness:modern clean bathroom and kitchenthe room was very clean and comfortablethe place was very cleanlucy's place is really clean and beautifulher kitchen is spotlessly clean
Host:lucy is a wonderful hostlucy was hospitable and helpfullucy was a fantastic host and made us feel very welcomelucy is the best hostlucy was a very friendly and helpful hostRead more reviews
Location:the location is excellentperfect location near the universityamazing location the best in the citythe house has a wonderful location which is near the university of glasgowgorgeous flat in a great location
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 bedroomGlasgow, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the room has a comfortable double bed side table wardrobe arm chair and small desk and chaira wonderful spacious room in a communal living spacea very nice room and bathroom and you may use the kitchen if you wantnice room & comfy bedthe room was just as pictured and was a perfect place for us to rest
Cleanliness:bathroom clean and shower finevery clean and in a nice quiet neighborhoodextremely clean bathroom and cooking facilitiesour room was comfortable clean and quiet the shared bathroom as spotless as the whole flatthe room was clean quite and very spacious the shared bathroom was very clean as well
Host:very friendly and showed great hospitalitygavin was a great hostgavin was a perfect hostexcellent host very helpful and respectfulgavin was a very helpful host who immediately makes you feel welcomeRead more reviews
Location:good location very close to the subwaythe location is greatthe location is perfect to walk or if you prefer subway it's quite closesuper cool apartment in a super cool locationvery close to the beautiful botanic garden too
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 ParkingGlasgow City, Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:great apartment with all the amenitiesa great apartment with all the amenities we neededthe amenities in the bathroom were great alsoroom was comfortable with private bathroom nice to be able to use kitchen and have breakfast available toothe room and bathroom and apartment were quite nice everything i needed was available as well
Cleanliness:very clean and tidyapartment was very clean and well maintainedlovely clean apartment nice and quietexcellent clean tidy and well provisionedthe room and ensuite bathroom were clean and big
Host:thank you for being a great hostvery nice host and nice placehost very helpful and friendlyryan was the perfect hostryan is an amazing hostRead more reviews
Location:the location is good close to city centerexcellent location for cityexcellent location with secure parkingwas perfect with good locationlocation is good n only 10-12 mins from centeral station
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 & restaurantsGlasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:very nice apartment in the centre of glasgowwe had a really nice stay at barry’s place especially the room was greatour room was lovely and stylishgreat small room in a apartmentvery well equipped and the bed was comfortable
Cleanliness:very clean room and bathroomthe apartment was very clean and cosyeverything is very clean and tidya lovely clean and spacious room with a large clean bathroom toothe room is clean and sweet
Host:the host was so kindchilled apartment chilled but on the ball and welcoming hostthe hosts were cheery plesant and helpfulbarry was an amazing hostthe owner wants to become a super host and he’s been doing fineRead more reviews
Location:good location and parkingnice place close to the city centersuperb location for the city centregreat location and great facilitiesgood spot in a great location
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
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Amenities & Room:nice large room with tea and coffee in the roomthe house is really nice and the room was perfect
Cleanliness:big and clean roomthe place was clean tidy and stylishreally clean toilet and well furnished rooms with good lightingroom and flat was cleansimple clean accommodation lovely flat with modern decor
Host:jenny was an excellent hostjenny is a wonderful hostjenny is a wonderful host with prompt responsejenny was very responsive and eager to give advicejenny is very friendly :)Read more reviews
Location:good location close to sauchiehall stgreat location for a city breakgood location near lots of restaurants and bus stopsan easy walk from downtown/glasgow central and within walking distance of glasgow university area shops and restaurantsgreat location super close to town & the west end
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 BuildingGlasgow, United Kingdom
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
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, GlasgowGlasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
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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