Traveling to Glasgow? One of the must-see places is the cool West End section and its surrounding lanes. Comprised of magnificent sandstone tenements and romantic cobbled streets, this very trendy neighborhood features impressive Neo-Gothic university buildings, beautiful green parks and gardens, delicious eateries, specialty delis, lively bars, and a plethora of vintage shops and boutiques. It is the ultimate spot to explore, or just hang out and chill.
Visitors should start at Byres Road, the West End’s main street, and considered the heart and soul of the neighborhood. The most worldly and diverse street Glasgow has to offer, Byres Road is bustling, vibrant, and stuffed with many West End attractions. If you want to experience the West End’s fantastic atmosphere 24/7, then book a stay at one of these amazing Airbnb vacation rentals in Glasgow’s West End, United Kingdom.
Get a sampling of old world Glasgow in this bright, cozy and private room, in a gloriously converted house. Crisp and clean, this room comes equipped with a luxury en-suite bathroom, TV, WiFi, a hairdryer, convenient mini fridge, tea/coffee preparation station, cute table/chair set for intimate dining, and a comfy double bed. Guests have access to a shared, lush, green garden and are welcome to partake in an energizing continental breakfast.
Specialty shops and a delicatessen are at the doorstep of this lodging. Close by are also museums, restaurants, bars, and lots of public transportation. Want to explore the area on two wheels rather than four? Ask the host about Glasgow’s bike hire system!
Fortrose Manor, luxury in the westGlasgow, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe space is very comfortable for two people and all the amenities were greatthe room is spacious elegant and filled with lots of little treatsdelicious breakfast with tasty bread and home prepared cerealsthe apt is in the basement but still gets plenty of light and she’s truly thought of everythingthe highlight of the breakfast was her homemade strawberry jam which she made herselfvery clean warm and comfortablegreat easy to use clean tidy placeher place is spotless and the room is perfectthe room was super clean and tidy with a modern ensuite bathroomit was such a clean cozy place to return to after exploring the area
Host:fantastic host really helpful and a lovely flatshe truly is a wonderful host and i would recommend her to everyonechristine is a wonderful host - going out of her way to make sure we are taken care ofchristine is a wonderful host really friendly and with great recommendations for the local areachristine and lesley are wonderful hosts and have every need coveredRead more reviewsamazing location in a beautiful propertyideal location to visit glasgowgood location if you are visiting family at universitygreat location as wellgreat location and lovely room
The lure of the West End is at your doorstep with this centrally-located lodging. Situated on a quiet street with private parking, this sunny and modern flat offers a top-notch room that is comfy. This accommodation is a dream to retire to at the end of the day, with its uniquely designed outdoor balcony, offering the perfect place to relax.
The host is a multilingual, well-traveled, young professional, who welcomes guests to use all this apartment has to offer, including fridge, freezer, oven, grill, microwave, washer/dryer, kettle, toaster, and coffeemaker. There’s also WiFi and the TV is fitted with SkyTV, providing sports and movie options. Along with every West End attraction, this abode is just a one minute walk from the train/subway and a massive supermarket.
*Glasgow's Top Rated AirBnB* (W.End,Hydro,Parking)Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe room was really comfortable and we appreciated the little touches like breakfast and all the guides etcexcellent room with super comfy bedwe only stayed 1 night but it was convenient and comfortable (with free parking for our car too)a beautiful room lovely touchesthe bed was comfortable and the place quieteverything was clean and tidysingle room is clean and comfortableclean rooms big bed and the most important the convenient place to livethe place was nice and cleanthe place is clean and tidy and good access to kitchen
Host:adrian was a really nice hostgreat hostfriendly and welcoming hostadrian was very friendlyadrian is a wonderful host & very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location short walk to the city tour bus stopgreat location for walking aboutvery welcoming and close to the train stationthe location is great easy to access sights from and close to transporta great location as well
Residing in a three-story townhouse, originally built in the 1800s, this one-bedroom, ground-floor garden flat is surrounded by beautiful floral landscaping. Absolutely charming on the inside, this southwest facing rear garden apartment has rich hardwood floors throughout and a mix of cozy and eclectic style. The wonderful double bed is dressed in fine bedding and the host adds little thoughtful touches, like a bottle of water with glasses on the bedside table.
This flat is in the heart of the West End but the area is quiet and residential. It is a prime spot for exploration and the train and subway station are just a minute walk away.
West End / Hyndland Garden FlatGlasgow, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsall amenities in place comfortable beddingvery comfortable lots of space great facilities and beautifully decorated with restful views of the delightful gardenpleasant comfortable place as describedthe apartment is very comfortably furnished and has everything you would ever need and moreexcellent stay excellent apartment comfortable and warmvery clean and comfortable bedspacious and clean apartmentbeautiful apartment spotlessly clean warm and comfortablethe apartment is beautiful very clean and comfortableclean stylish private and cosy
Host:wonderful hosts thank youthe hosts were attentive and responsivehighly recommend this accommodation and hostswe appreciated the provisions provided by the hostksenija and jason made us feel very welcome from the moment we booked and provided helpful tipsRead more reviewsthe location was perfect - close to shops and public transportationa great location in the west endgreat location and very nicely furnishedit is fairly close to excellent links across the citybeautiful home and great location
Featuring two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this chic flat is for couples or families looking to indulge in an unforgettable stay experience in Glasgow. Watch the world go by as you sip your morning coffee and stand by the large windows in the living room. Snuggle on the comfortable couch and watch your favorite show to relax at night. Choose from a selection of books to keep you company during leisure time. Prepare your best meals in the fully equipped kitchen.
Chic and Renovated Flat in the Heart of the Trendy West EndGlasgow, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsgreat wifi and flat screen tvvery stylish and comfortable with all amenities neededcomfortable beds and furniture good facilities and really warmrelaxing apartment with generous space in all roomsgreat size and easily fits 4 people with 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathroomsvery clean trendy beautiful quiet apartmentit was also spotlessly cleanvery quiet and clean buildingthe flat was very clean with updated appliancesit was incredible clean and came with everything promised
Host:mark is a great hosthe was helpful and available for questions about anythingmark was a great hostmark himself is an attentive knowledgable interesting and charming hostmark was a brilliant host and we loved the flatRead more reviewslocation was great everything within walking distance and close to subwaythe location is perfectit is also walking distance to great museums and the universitystylish flat in a perfect west end locationit is close to the subway and a few minutes walk to great restaurants and bars
Have a sweet escape as you stay at this comfortable apartment that is set in the heart of West End. The apartment is equipped with all modernities possible for a relaxed and happy stay. Providing two bedrooms and one bathroom, the apartment is ideal for couples and small families of six. Relax on the couch in the open-plan living space that also features chic furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows. Whip up a delicious breakfast and make yourself a cup of coffee or tea in the modern kitchen that comes with everything you need. You will also love the combination of soothing gray color and warm wood tones throughout the apartment as it will make you feel calm and peaceful.
Boutique Design Apartment in Prestigious West End LocationGlasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe apartment itself had tons of amenities and was comfortable would definitely recommendbeds were super comfy and loved chilling out at the breakfast barwe had a fantastic stay at max's apartmenta fantastic modern and comfortable apartment in the west end of glasgowwe had a great night’s sleep in very comfortable beds and peace and quietvery clean and well prepared apartmentvery clean and well appointed flata great clean convenient and luxurious flatflat is lovely clean and spaciousthe apartment was very clean and extremely comfortable
Host:max was a great hosthost was really friendly and helpfulmax is a great hostmax is a great hosthost was very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewsbeautiful apartment located in a great locationfab location and gorgeous insidelocation in glasgow was close to many good restaurants and walkable areasgreat location in glasgow walking distance many restaurants and pubsclose to some great restaurants
Boasting high ceilings, a plush bed, warm ambiance, and an amazing location, this private room is a wonderful home away from home. Situated just off the West End, this apartment is close to many transport links: a subway station is literally around the corner. SECC, Hydro, the Transportation Museum, and art galleries are also close by.
With an abundance of restaurants in the area, there’s plenty of dining choices. However, you may want to cook your own meals when you get a glimpse of the eye-catching and well-appointed kitchen. For bicycling enthusiasts, a cycle route at the back of the building takes you to the city or the picturesque countryside of Loch Lomond and beyond.
Main Door Ground Floor 10 minutes from City CentreGlasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe room is perfect with very comfortable bedthe flat is functional and very clean the furniture all new the bed very comfortablethe room is comfortablethe room is a nice simple roomcomfortable stay that made me singit’s clean and warmvery clean bathroom and well equipped kitchenbathroom is morden and cleanclean house with a neat bathroom (nice shower)it's a nice and clean place
Host:yaqub was a great hostyaqub is a great hostyaqub is a really friendly host toofriendly and helpful hostyaqub was very kind and a great hostRead more reviewsa really good locationi liked the location toothe location of the house is really good very close to partick station and also shopsnice place in a convient locationawesome location with a stone's throw from shops restaurants and partick station
For a unique lodging experience, book a stay at this one bedroom apartment. Converted from an old school building, this second-floor apartment with elevator access offers a clean and uncluttered space. The decor is simple, stylish, and displays many nice accents. The kitchen gleams with pretty white tile, top appliances, and lots of counter space.
A spacious and comfortable king-size bed is provided in the bedroom, along with plenty of storage. Enjoy the sun’s rays with the many windows throughout the apartment. This apartment, in the Partick area, is just a short stroll from Byres Road, the West End’s main thoroughfare.
★ Partick Pad ★ Spacious & ComfyGlasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe apartment had heaps of space and nice natural lightthe apartment building is quite old-fashioned with the interiors being honestly quite unsightlyvery nice apartment with plenty of spacethe bed and bedroom were very comfortable and nicerichard's apartment was perfect for our visitcleanliness could be betterquiet and very clean apartmenteverything is cleanclean and spacious and really nice to relax inthe space was clean and well appointed
Host:the host was easy to contactrichard was a fantastic hostrichard is a caring host and it shows in all the details of his homerichard is a wonderful helpful host and quickly responds to all the issues arisinglovely flat quiet neighbours ideal hostRead more reviewsgood location to the universitythe location was really greatgreat location easy check ingreat space good location for short city breakexcellent location and very comfortable flat
In the heart of the West End, this tranquil, two-bedroom, ground floor apartment is cozy and colorful. This apartment scores high on the homeliness meter, with comfortable furnishings, hardwood floors, pretty floor rugs, and attractive decor. The bedrooms are very functional and offer comfy double beds with crisp, clean linens. The kitchen is compact but delightful and replete with sleek appliances and a nice color scheme.
The host is very thoughtful, leaving some food essentials in a cabinet, as well as eggs, bread, milk and butter in the fridge for breakfast. WiFi, a TV, bath essentials, hairdryer, and heating are provided. Safety features include a smoke detector and first aid kit.
Entire apartment in Partick, West EndGlasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe room is on the ground floor and the flowers outside the living room window are beautifuljoanna’s apartment was very stylish and comfortably fit all our gueststhe small kitchen was generously well stockedthe kitchen was well stocked with essentials including delicious bacon and eggs and the place spotlessly cleanit was a relaxing space with an amazing shower (hard to come by in my experience)it's quite a clean comfortable and beautiful flatclean good beds and fine facilitiesnice place very clean and cosyit was clean and stylish and had everything we neededvery clean and stylish would highly recommend for a short stay in glasgow
Host:very friendly and helpful host from start to finishjoanna and the staff are responsible nice and patientjoanna was a great host and very easy to communicate withjoanna is a great host & always responded quickly to our random queriespartick is a friendly cool neighbourhood littered with lovely bars restaurants and bakeriesRead more reviewsgreat flat in excellent locationgreat flat in excellent locationgreat flat in a fab locationa lovely apartment in a quiet area close to restaurants a subway station and the west endtransport links are excellent but you can walk everywhere too
Stay in style at this dazzling Georgian mansion. This three-bedroom, split-level townhouse is near Glasgow University, several art galleries, and the Botanical Gardens. Located on a peaceful, tree-lined street, this townhouse showcases large stylish rooms, rich hardwood floors, huge windows with views, and elegant cornicing. The entire home offers an open floor plan and the upstairs bedrooms are fitted with two double beds and a single. No matter the size, all beds provide comfort and are dressed in fancy bedding.
There’s a private entrance and intimate garden area. The kitchen is fully-loaded and WiFi is available to guests. This townhouse is also near beautiful parks and pleasant areas to take a nice walk.
Beautiful Listed Townhouse in West End of GlasgowGlasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthis is a delightful apartment- light and spacious with excellent views over partickstunning views over glasgow cosy beds and lots of space for the three of themthe view over glasgow is wonderful from the living room windowour room was cosy and had an amazing view of the cityluisa has a great spacious apartment with great views over the city and neighborhoodclean spacious victorian flat - sweetly decoratedthe house is clean and very charmingthe house was spotless and freshvery clean tidy and spacious and we were made most welcomethe place was clean and luisa was very warm and helpful to us
Host:luisa is an absolutely lovely hostin addition luisa was a fantastic hostluisa was a warm and generous hostshe was lovely and friendlyluisa was very friendly and a good hostRead more reviewsthe location of the property is superb and is extremely close to partick stationthis apartment is close to good restaurants and public transportationfabulous location near to 2 train station and 2 subway stations and numerous busesfabulous stay in an amazing locationbeautiful airbnb in a great location
With a top selection of shops, supermarkets, bars, and restaurants in the area, this brilliant two bedroom apartment has style and a convenient locale. Public transportation is within easy walking distance and will get you to the city center in 10 minutes. This ground floor apartment is in a traditional Glasgow 1800s tenement, so there’s lots of character. Large windows give this apartment plenty of natural light and the decor is classic and attractive.
The dining and living room have an open layout. The kitchen is also open, with a gas hob, fan-assisted electric oven, dishwasher, and microwave. A washer is available in the bathroom. Enjoy the surrounding outdoors by relaxing on the shared green lawn. Guests can find lots of comfort in the bedrooms, with a cushy double in one room and two comfy singles in the other.
West End - sleeps 4 - SECC/SSE Hydro easy accessGlasgow, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe wifi was very goodthe heating worked well and we had great views from all of the roomsboth beds were immensely comfy and the bedrooms nice and spaciousoverall it is a nice cozy flat i would rent it again :)beds were very comfortableclean cozy and quietthe flat is clean sunny and as advertisedthe flat was very clean and looked freshly decoratedthe apartment is clean and very nicely decoratedit was also very clean
Host:veronica was a wonderful hostveronica was super helpfulveronica was a very very good hostveronica was easily reached and a wonderful hostveronica was super friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsan ideal place and location for glasgowit was perfectly situated for our needs (close to the university and partick station)good transport links with partick station so closethe neighborhood is great close to transportation and everythingefficient central heating when needed
Located on the trendiest place in the United Kingdom, according to Times Newspaper in 2016, this Airbnb vacation rental is an apartment in West End, which offers a comfy living experience to its guests. It features a contemporary design with a warm tone palette that makes the yellow-colored decors and fixtures stand out. Apart from its beautiful interior, you’ll also find here a cozy bedroom that can welcome up to four guests, a stylish and bright living room with large windows and flat-screen television, and a modern kitchen with a dining set-up.
GLASGOW WEST END FLAT 5 MIN WALK TO SECC AND HYDROGlasgow , Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsbed is sooo comfortable and all the amenities are greata very comfortable stay with excellent amenities and a welcoming hostliving room was a great fresh area with an easy to use tv and wifithe apartment is far bigger than expected and looks exactly like the photoshigh ceilings expansive rooms very spacious and brightclean towels and great touchesamazing apartment flat spotless and stunningher place was clean and comfortablethe flat is very clean and spaciousthe apartment was lovely and clean and really modern
Host:quick and helpful responses from the hostfarzana is a wonderful host - very responsive to inquiriesfarzana is an excellent host and communicator and responded promptlyrecommend the apartment great quality and excellent hostamazing host and fabulous communicationRead more reviewsgreat location on argyle streetthe location was fabulous close to great restaurants museums walking distances for al sightsgreat place in amazing locationamazing location especially for hydro eventsa great location to the university and local restaurants and bars
If you’re looking for luxury accommodations in Glasgow for your group, you definitely need to book this stylishly renovated townhouse in the West End area. The property is a short walk to the city center as well as to Glasgow University and Kelvingrove Park. The guests will surely love the sophisticated design of the house with elegant furnishing, ornamental plants, and large windows. The house has two bedrooms that can sleep up to four guests, an open living space, along with a seating area, dining, and kitchen, as well as a private bathroom with bathtub are all available for use during your stay.
Glasgow West End, Trendy Apartment, Fab Location!Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewswe loved the music system in the bathroomrooms were spacious yet cozy and well-decorated with beautiful touches like fresh lavender on the pillowsbeautiful apartment wonderful well-decorated interior in well connected placehuge open living room/dining room/kitchen that were modern yet well appointedincredible apartment and very cleanthis is a very beautiful and clean apartmentthe place is immaculately cleanclean and stylish apartment in a great location
Host:paul was the perfect hostpaul was a great host with quick responses and no issues checking in or outfantastic host helpful and hospitablewhat great hosts so friendly and welcoming on arrivalvery helpful and friendly host will definitely stay here again if ever back in glasgowRead more reviewsthe location is great there’s lots of things to do within walking distance of the apartmenta lovely flat situated within walking distance of the university of glasgow museums and many restaurantsthe location overlooking the gated garden was pretty yet close to the subway which was excellenta very stylish flat in a great locationgreat appartment and great location for enjoying glasgow
For budget-minded travelers, this modest but comfortable accommodation is a nice alternative to a hotel. This private room, in an apartment in the center of the West End, has large windows, providing plenty of natural light. This carpeted room offers a cushy double bed, large chest of drawers for storage, spacious desk, and a comfy easy chair. Guests are welcome to cook their own meals in the nicely equipped kitchen that offers standard appliances.
A washing machine is also available and the glistening bathroom is a shared space. Guests can unwind while watching TV in the airy living room. Other amenities include WiFi, heating, bath essentials, and a hairdryer. There’s also a very friendly dog on the premises.
main bedroom in heart of westend
With all the character and charm you’d expect from a tenement flat that’s over 100 years old, this room, in a shared apartment, provides a homey ambiance. The hosts are a friendly family, eager to make your stay as pleasant as possible and also affording you the privacy you expect.
The bedroom offers a double bed with king-size bedding for extra comfort and warmth. Guests can also expect plenty of storage, a clean, shared bathroom, use of the fully-equipped kitchen, WiFi, tea/coffee, and a delicious, self-serve breakfast. This lodging is a quick walk to West End museums, bars, and restaurants. The University of Glasgow is also nearby.
Homely & Bright West End Double
West End pizzazz!
If you want to soak up Glasgow’s energy, there’s no better place than the West End. Want to find the perfect souvenir? Then shop one of the marvelous, independently-owned stores. Want to sample some tasty artisan cheese? Then hit a specialty shop or deli. Want to discover your next favorite beer? Then pop into a pub. There’s no end to what the West End has to offer, for all types of tourists. With all there is to do in the West End, why leave? Opt to stay at one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals and your Glasgow adventure is complete.
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