The Drumlin Hotel
Travel Blogs from Glasgow
... of the good spots. Afternoon tea back at Cup included all homemade and gluten-free: cupcakes, shortbread, strawberry meringue, cake, scones with strawberry and grey tea jam and clotted cream, mousse, mini sandwiches and more. We all collapsed in a sugar-induced coma after that one.
Other domestic experiences in Glasgow involved gardening and hosting a garden party at Ross'. Mark and I tried to earn our keep by gardening, prepping food and ...
... decided to pop into the Visit Scotland office to see if they could recommend any must-see places as we head North along the West coast. We were helped by a very nice girl who, once we told her about our plans to find a place to get married on our trip immediately started showing us her favorite castles, estate homes and locations we should check out. After being armed with a map for our journey along the west coast we hopped ...
... in Scotland as it had a lower legal marriage age.
After lunch the tour bus headed to our evening destination in Glasgow, Scotland. On arrival we were given an orientation tour of some of the sights of this busy city. Although Glasgow is Scotland's largest city, producing a large part of the country’s wealth, it is not its capital. That title belongs to nearby Edinburgh.
We visited ...
... with their workers. You can still see evidence of the hierarchy within the workers too. In Forth and in dwellings now gone from within the mine area, the little low miners’ cottages are linked one to the other. For the next tier, the managers, there are stand alone dwellings which has left Wilsontown with some quite attractive homes today. Presumably the Somervilles lived in a miner’s cottage in Forth. Some are gone, but a number remain on ...
... and looked for a way to get to Glasgow Airport. Taxi, sounds like a good idea......mmmmmm..... Get this - five adults, one baby, four large suit cases, 6 backpacks and a pram. All in the one regular sized London taxi cabs. We sort of felt we were going for the Guinness Book of World records. But wedged in as we were we managed to make our way to the Airport and as the driver opened the door we all fell out onto the road breathing a sigh of relief. Hire ...
Other places to stay in Glasgow
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- Great Value and Location
- Fantastic Location
- Very Poor
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Needs refurbishing
- A relief
- Fantastic Stay at the Glasgow Marriott
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Rude service - if any
- Crisps and tissues under the bed and chairs
- Perfect weekend!
Abbotsinch, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $95
- Won't stay here again
- Excellent airport location
- Dreadful airport hotel
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Fantastic Time
- Fantastic stay
- Great Hotel, Rooms are a Normal Size, Good Rates
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Fresh Modern Hotel
- Wonderful hotel in the heart of glasgow
- SAS - Such A Shame
City Centre, Glasgow | 5 star hotelfrom $170
- The best hotel in Scotland
- Hair Today
- Entrance Anyone?
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Loved Glasgow
- Just as good 2nd time around
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Have to agree...where are the four stars....???
- Where are your four stars???
- Very good
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Good Central Hotel
- Just book it!
- Decent hotel on the edge of downtown
Kelvingrove, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Disappointed -- did the people stay different place ?
- Could'nt be more helpful
- Tip top!
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $116
- 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 $102
Jordanhill, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- Unfair reviews
- A real case of inner beauty!
- Nice rooms but...
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- What a disppointment!
- Great all round hotel
Maxwell Park, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Try this!
- Modern and clean
Kingston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Good Service, Hotel Bit Past Its Best Though
- Don't go!
- Slightly aging.....
Merchant City, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- Nothing wrong bar the price
- Great location
- Could not get away fast enough
Hutchesontown, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Average hotel, average quality
- Not bad for the money
- Good Value
Merchant City, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- An excellent choice
- Nice facility but lots of street noise
City Centre, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $78
- Total let down
- Pay the extra money and go to a nice hotel!
- Dont stay here!!
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $110
- Not That Bad
- Unfortunetly all reviews are correct
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Some things to improve upon
- Not bad but could be better
Anderston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- About the Corus, I join the chorus
- Clean & comfortable, near train station
- Loved the room,and check in Staff
Anderston, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $76
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $157
- Chilled Out
- Looking Dated