The Drumlin Hotel
Travel Blogs from Glasgow
Friday morning was an early start, 6:30am (1:30am EST) as we packed up, said goodbye to the owners of Bramble Cottage and made the hour and half journey over to Glasgow to return our car and head to the airport. This was the first time getting to drive through or see any of Glasgow and it looks like a much more modern city ...
... as horseback riding again and the seafari around Bass rock, which we had lined up for Wednesday.
So it was back to the cottage, which was about an hour and a half drive from Stirling. We had dinner, doing self catering did help save some money as we were able to just make meals ourselves and not have to rely on eating at restaurants every day. After a long day it was time to head to bed, as Wednesday we had lots of fun activities planned. Until tomorrow...
... got home and we all had a quick chat before heading to bed.
Tomorrow we are off to Whitburn, where the Pattisons (Uncle Alec's family) live. We are staying there for the night and looking forward to a catch up and notoriously big night with them.
20 & 21 August
We had a very lazy morning before heading over to Whitburn in the car after lunch. Whitburn is nearly smack bang in between Glasgow and Edinburgh, so it took ...
... Finally I asked some other backpackers and was on my way...that is until I started up the hill, then there was a sign showing the West Highland Way in both directions, but not saying which way was north or south. I could have gotten out my compass, but there was a local walking his dog and he set me straight. I only had 8.5 miles this day, but were they miles to remember. Before I left, a mountain guide told me, "I wouldn't call it steep, just steady. And the ...
Time has just flown in and today is the day for leaving. Everything is packed after a night of arranging clothes to fit in the bags which will most likely get rearranged to accommodate. Seen Jamie for the last time in his flat and then headed off to walkabout( parents late as per ...
Other places to stay in Glasgow
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Value and Location
- Fantastic Location
- Very Poor
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Needs refurbishing
- A relief
- Fantastic Stay at the Glasgow Marriott
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- Rude service - if any
- Crisps and tissues under the bed and chairs
- Perfect weekend!
Abbotsinch Paisley, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $57
- Won't stay here again
- Excellent airport location
- Dreadful airport hotel
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Fantastic Time
- Fantastic stay
- Great Hotel, Rooms are a Normal Size, Good Rates
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Fresh Modern Hotel
- Wonderful hotel in the heart of glasgow
- SAS - Such A Shame
City Centre, Glasgow | 5 star hotelfrom $113
- The best hotel in Scotland
- Hair Today
- Entrance Anyone?
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Loved Glasgow
- Just as good 2nd time around
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Have to agree...where are the four stars....???
- Where are your four stars???
- Very good
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Good Central Hotel
- Just book it!
- Decent hotel on the edge of downtown
Kelvingrove, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Disappointed -- did the people stay different place ?
- Could'nt be more helpful
- Tip top!
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $92
- Aircon - What a racket - and not even the Hotels!
- Do not use the website to book
- Good for the money
Anderston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Jordanhill, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Unfair reviews
- A real case of inner beauty!
- Nice rooms but...
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $102
- What a disppointment!
- Great all round hotel
Maxwell Park, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $70
- Try this!
- Modern and clean
Kingston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $72
- Good Service, Hotel Bit Past Its Best Though
- Don't go!
- Slightly aging.....
Merchant City, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- Nothing wrong bar the price
- Great location
- Could not get away fast enough
Hutchesontown, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Average hotel, average quality
- Not bad for the money
- Good Value
Merchant City, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- An excellent choice
- Nice facility but lots of street noise
City Centre, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $72
- Total let down
- Pay the extra money and go to a nice hotel!
- Dont stay here!!
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Not That Bad
- Unfortunetly all reviews are correct
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $94
- Some things to improve upon
- Not bad but could be better
Anderston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $100
- About the Corus, I join the chorus
- Clean & comfortable, near train station
- Loved the room,and check in Staff
Anderston, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $49
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $149
- Chilled Out
- Looking Dated