9 Best Self-Catering Accommodations In Glasgow, UK - Updated 2024

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Sumit Passary
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The United Kingdom’s fourth most-populous city and Scotland’s first, the port city of Glasgow sits along the River Clyde. Boasting impressive edifices built in Victorian and Art Nouveau styles of architecture, the city has been a popular tourist hub for a long time. Be it the majestic Glasgow Cathedral, the buzzing George Square, the historic necropolis, the unique Glasgow Science Centre, or the beautiful Glasgow Botanic Gardens, the city has so much in store for all kinds of tourists. Because of its popularity with local and international tourists, it offers plenty of amazing accommodation options too. In this article, browse through a list of the best self-catering accommodations in Glasgow, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Private townhouse with a rear patio (from USD 178)

This rental is a private townhouse located right in the center of Glasgow. It comprises two bedrooms and two full baths, and it has the capacity to accommodate up to four guests comfortably, so if you are planning a family vacation in the city, the place is worth considering.

In-house amenities include free Wi-Fi, a dedicated workspace, a flat-screen TV, and a washing machine, amongst others. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the necessary appliances, like an electric oven and a microwave, so you can cook easily. There is also a patio at the back where you can just sit and relax.

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1.03 km (0.7 mi) from George Square
25 reviews   Wifi Available
townhome 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very clean comfortable and contained all of the necessary amenities
all beds were very comfortable bathrooms and linens were clean and all dishes/glassware were literally squeaky clean
the townhouse is very comfortable neat clean and well maintained inside
it was very clean and included all kinds of nice touches and conveniences
it’s bright airy very very clean and has everything one could need for their stay
the owners are very courteous and accessible
anne and gordon made us feel welcome and were great hosts - thank you
anne and gordon were wonderful hosts
our hosts anne and gordon communicated clearly before and during our stay
gordon was so very kind to assist us with our arrival and had very good local information to share
we were within easy walking distance to the train station subway and excellent shopping off sauchiehall street
it was in walking distance to great restaurants shopping and grocery
lots of great restaurants around central station
we were walking distance to most things and an easy walk to the subway for things farther afield
it could not have been a more ideal location
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2. Destiny Scotland - Glassford Residence (from USD 242)

This place features non-smoking family apartments, and it is located right in the very heart of Glasgow. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property, and if you are visiting during the cold months, all units have a heating facility. Each apartment also has a lounge area that is fitted with a flat-screen TV and comfortable seats.

The kitchen is fully equipped with appliances, such as a toaster, a stove top, an oven, a kettle, a dishwasher, a microwave, and a refrigerator. A dining table and a washing machine are provided too.

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St Enoch Shopping Centre is nearby where you can find a Hamleys toy store. You won't find any other Hamleys store in any other part of Scotland.

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Glassford Residence

Wifi Available

Address: 4 Glassford Street
403 meters (0.3 ft) from George Square

Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Internet services Lift Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

3. Destiny Scotland Apartments at Nelson Mandela Place (from USD 184)

This property features self-contained apartments ideal for both families and couples. In-house amenities provided to guests include a room heater, an iron, a personal safe, bathroom essentials and toiletries, and a wardrobe. The cozy living area consists of a sofa, a desk, and a TV.

Free-of-charge wireless Internet is accessible throughout the property. The kitchen is well-equipped with all the essentials and cooking basics, such as a microwave, a fridge, a dishwasher, and a toaster. However, parking is not available on the premises.

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Destiny Scotland Apartments at Nelson Mandela Place

Wifi Available

Address: 23 Nelson Mandela Place
287 meters (0.2 ft) from George Square

Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout WiFi available in all areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays

4. Stay Metro Aparthotels Glasgow (from USD 235)

If you are traveling to Glasgow with your family and are looking for a top-notch, self-contained accommodation for a comfortable stay, then check this place out. The property offers paid parking and free Wi-Fi access. A hot continental breakfast is also served to guests each morning.

Apart from the kitchen equipped with all the essentials and cooking basics, the apartments also feature a dining table and a high chair for kids. The best part is that pets are also allowed here, but additional charges may apply, so inquire in advance.

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Stay Metro ApartHotels Glasgow

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 15 Oswald Street, Glasgow City Center, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 4PD
750 meters (0.5 ft) from George Square

Parking Pets allowed Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

5. Cozy apartment for small groups (from USD 178)

Ideal for families and small groups of friends, this home is a 1,080-sq. ft. (100.3-sqm) apartment that features 2o comfortable bedrooms and 2 full baths. A maximum of five adults can easily be accommodated here. The well-furnished living area comprises a top-quality sofa and a pretty center table while the baths have all the required basics and toiletries.

There is a well-equipped kitchen that provides basic pantry items and cooking appliances, such as a microwave, a stove, a toaster, and a coffee machine. A refrigerator and a dishwasher are also included. Free Wi-Fi and parking in a communal garage are available too.

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1.62 km (1.1 mi) from George Square
27 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the flat is well equipped and very comfortable and has wide southern views across the clyde
comfortable and fully equipped with most things you could want
the apartment was very clean and spacious with great views overlooking the river clyde
the apartment was modern and comfortable and had all we needed plus more
very clean and will appointed
this apartment is exactly as advertised clean and well equipped
the apartment itself was very clean and spacious
the apartment was clean and comfortable and they would definitely stay there again
apartment was spacious and clean
martin was a great host guys
the owner was very friendly and helpful
martin was very welcoming and helpful
the owner martin was extremely friendly and welcoming
host was excellent very helpful and accomodating
the location was the best central to glasgow
a very nice location short walk to restaurants and to downtown
would still recommend this location
the location is perfect: close to the sse and 10 minutes from the city center
they found it to be in a great location for seeing glasgow
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6. Lovely duplex in a former merchant’s warehouse (from USD 172)

With the capacity to host up to four adults and six people if you are traveling with children, this place is a two-bedroom two-bathroom duplex. It is situated in a building that actually was a former merchant’s warehouse. Because of this, it has high ceilings and large windows on both levels.

While Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property, parking is not included. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the amenities and essentials you will need to cook delicious food for your loved ones such as an oven and a microwave. The living-cum-dining area is comfortable and well-furnished too.

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215 meters (0.2 ft) from George Square
34 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
liked having the washer/dryer in the apartment
we spent just over a week in this apartment in order to attend the celtic connections music festival
and having two and a half bathrooms was wonderful
we were very impressed with the apartment
lots of room & very clean & modern
the apartment was very clean - which was very much appreciated
finally had dry clothes really loved our stay
the ceilings are miles high in this apartment and it has a lovely modern clean feel
the host was very helpful and check in flawless
owner is great to work with and is wonderful at communicating
the location was the best close to everything
the location was excellent very close to george square
we spent 4 days here and loved the location of this flat close to everything
great apartment and excellent central location
many sights are walkable or a short easy bus ride
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7. Modern condo for four (from USD 229)

Featuring a beautiful split-level space and an ensuite shower room, this modern apartment is situated in Glasgow’s Italian Centre that boasts impressive architecture and a gorgeous courtyard. With two bedrooms and two full baths, it can host up to four guests, and, thus, it is perfect for a family vacation.

The living room includes comfortable furniture and a flat-screen TV, and the kitchen is spacious and fitted with all the basics needed to cook a good meal and a breakfast bar. While Wi-Fi access is available throughout the unit, paid on-street parking is available in the vicinity.

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172 meters (0.2 ft) from George Square
12 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
everything went smoothly and the property owner was great
the owner was wonderful- he replied to all online and phone calls quickly and efficiently
the owner met us on site for handover was incredibly welcoming & helpful - thankyou ken
ken is very friendly and explains everything to you
everything about this apartment was perfect and the location was ideal for our trip
a very comfortable stay in a great location
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8. Fraser Suites Glasgow (from USD 126)

This place is an all-suite hotel that sits in a 19th-century renovated bank, in the heart of Glasgow. Accommodations on the property have carpeted floors, fold-up beds, an iron, a TV, and a personal safe. All units also comprise a well-equipped kitchenette for those who prefer to cook their own food; some kitchenettes even come with a dishwasher.

There is an on-site restaurant that offers lavish and sumptuous buffet spreads. Free Wi-Fi and paid parking are available on the premises. The property also has a 24-hour front desk if you need assistance during your stay, and it welcomes pets.

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It's just a few minutes to Merchant Square, that also hosts a weekly Craft & Design market over the weekends. 

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Fraser Suites Glasgow

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1-19 Albion Street
544 meters (0.4 ft) from George Square

Restaurant Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

9. Native Glasgow (from USD 394)

This aparthotel is found in a historic Edwardian building, which is a thing of beauty in itself. It offers self-contained condos that are equipped with all the amenities you will need to spend a comfortable vacation. It also features non-smoking units, which are perfect for families.

In the units, you will find well-equipped kitchens with a refrigerator, a microwave, a dishwasher, and a dining table. The on-site restaurant has à la carte European dishes on the menu. Free Wi-Fi is available on the premises; however, parking is not available here.

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Native Glasgow

Wifi Available

Address: 14 Saint Vincent Place
133 meters (436.2 ft) from George Square

Restaurant Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Soundproof rooms Heating

Discover Glasgow like never before

Glasgow offers so much to see and do for all kinds of visitors that nobody ever runs out of options. Along with all the fun and excitement, a fully equipped holiday haven enhances the entire experience, so when you plan your trip to Glasgow, do check out these best self-catering accommodations and book the one you like most.

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