Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre - George Square
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Arrived Glasgow for the third part of the ECIU leadership course hosted by University of Strathclyde. Stayed at a Premier Travel Inn just off George Square - hotel average, location great. Glasgow is a much more interesting and beautiful city than I was expecting. Lots of very interesting Victorian architecture. Took a day trip to Edinburgh - very …
... We were glad to have stayed near Edinburgh and not Glasgow, although I'm sure it's a great city with lots to offer.
Our flight from Glasgow to Reykjavik was set to leave around 1:55pm, which meant we had a bit of time to kill at the airport but having a quick lunch, getting checked-in, through security and all ...
... he was wearing a poncho or something because of the molting. Many of the penguins were standing about or laying down relaxing but there was also a group that were enjoying the water and they would dart back and forth through the water. There was an area where you could go watch the penguins underwater. It was very neat to see them swimming about and see how fast they really can swim.
We were at the Zoo for about three hours and could've spent more ...
... glasses for sipping on whisky) which I thought were cool. Heading back on the bus we made our way into town and had a walk through the esplanade. After a seriously large coffee with the boys and some shopping for the night dinner I left the boys and got myself a haircut. I managed to rid myself of a mountain of hair and not get a “salad” (ask Braeden for a definition). I had an enjoyable walk back to the Hostel and found many bar open. The first impressions of Glasgow is ...
Well what a day for our legs and feet. This was our all time walking record as we walked something like 24,000 steps which was over 15km. And we had a car and didn't need to walk any of it!!!!! We drove to Gordon's place as he lives on the other side of Glasgow from Janet and Frank, chatted to him for a whole before setting out to walk to the cemetery to find Granda's Baird's gravestone - only a ten minute walk says Gordon. When it took twenty minutes I gave him the benefit of ...
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Historical Traveler Reviews Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre - George Square
I recently visited Glasgow and needed a hotel for 3 nights. After reading TripAdvisor reviews of other hotels, I decided to stay at the Premier Travel Inn on the basis that you ususlly know what you're getting. I'm very glad I did. I was booked into a family room overlooking a side street. The room was large, bright and modern with TV and coffee/tea making facilities. Perhaps most important of all, the bathroom was spotlessly clean. Like all city centre hotels, you do need to keep the windows closed to keep out the traffic noise. I didn't use the hotel restaurant simply because I like to venture out in the evening. The hotel breakfast cost just under £7 which may be a bit pricey if you're on a budget - I had beakfast at the nearby Cafe Wander (110a West George St) it's a gem ! Overall I think this hotel offers excellent value for money for your room - it's also within easy walking distance of the rest of the city.
Having stayed in the Hill Street Travelodge earlier this year, we were more than happy with the Travel Inn. At just under 54GBPounds per room per night we were allocated a family room which for two of us was very spacious, well decorated and clean. Plenty of towels provided, tea and coffee in room and the usual tv channels. The bed was a good size and very comfortable. Unfortunately my wife took ill and we had to stay an extra night. Many thanks to the reception staff, who juggled the room allocations , so that we did not have to move, and also the chambermaid who was more than helpful . We found all the staff to be polite and pleasant from our first arrival to departure, this certainly helps especially if problems crop up. Buffet breakfast at just under 7 GBPounds was reasonable ,if you walk to Wetherspoons, Counting House, in George Square, you can have breakfast for half the price.
Great location, excellent price
We stayed 3 nights in Premier Travel Inn and were very satisfied. The price was unbeatabale (50 pounds for a double), location very central, rooms reasonably spacious and very clean. Good size bathroom, responsive service - this hotel is an excellent value for money.
Booked this hotel for two nights only to be told when we arrived that we had changed the booking for the next night and they did not have any rooms. After speaking to the manager all he would say was the computer tells me you changed the booking which we had not. We asked him to see who had added the comments to the computer system after much debate he decided to check this and his face was a picture when he said "it says it was me" he then went on to say someone else must have used his login to change the details. They transfered us to the premier travel lodge at Charing Cross (which is a much better hotel) for one night. On returning to this hotel where we had booked non-smoking twin rooms we were given a double smoking room which we complained about and were told they were full and it was take it or leave it. They did however make a bed on the floor which was still totally unacceptable. They do offer a 100% customer satisfaction service so saying we were not even 1% satisified we did get a full refund. Be Warned
Loved premier lodge
a friend and myself came to Glasgow in April for a girls weekend. We stayed at the this hotel . The staff were fantastic the food was good. The rooms were large clean and very comfortable. The bar was brilliant we met lots of new friends. Will be using this hotel again.
My son and I stayed, one night, at the Travel Inn on George Street (George Square) in Glasgow. It was not what I expected. The carpet was clean but had many stains. The bathroom tiles were chipping and paint was chipped. They did not provide top sheets on the beds but only a duvet, which was very heavy and hot. The service was excellent, however. The employees brought two top sheets and a fan within 10 minutes of my request. The breakfast was outrageously priced so we chose not to eat there. It would have cost around $35 (American Dollars) for myself and my son. Instead, we just found a bakery on the street. However, don't expect to find restaurants serving full-breakfasts just by walking to and near George Square. Most true "restaurants" do not open until straight-up noon! I'm not sure if I would stay at the Travel Inn again, or not. Honestly, I would skip Glasgow altogether and take the 1.5 hour train ride to Edinburgh or take the train anywhere else. Glasgow was the typical "big city" with TONS of museums. I wanted to see SCOTLAND. Not tons of museums!
Just got back from a 2 night stay in this hotel and must say we couldn't have asked for more from a hotel. We've stayed at Glasgow twice before staying at the Ramada Jarvis and the Millenium Hotel, the Travel Inn was at least £150 less than these hotels and provided a cleaner, quieter room.
Cheap, clean, great location, superb breakfast, friendly staff, the list goes on. Stay here, it's great.
My husband and I have stayed in this hotel several times now, and we wouldn't stay anywhere else in Glasgow. The location is perfect for shopping and going out in Glasgow, it's less than 5 minutes walk away from all the main shopping areas. The hotel itself is friendly. The rooms are all large and very clean. The bathroom's are also very clean. The decor is lovely in all the rooms. I cannot find a single thing wrong with the hotel!