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Glasgow Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent32%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“kelvingrove park”(18 reviews)
“west end”(12 reviews)
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All reviewskelvingrove parkself catering kitchenwest endcommon roomfabulous buildingcity centrecooking facilitiesbunk bedsshower and toiletno liftthe rooms were nicecommon areasfree wifithe ground floorsuperb locationtransport linkswould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good stay with great services provided by SYHA and their team, especially the Welshman receptionist.The hostel’s location is great -just above Kelvingrove Park.Wi-Fi and internet would require an update, otherwise all good.

Thank TheRamblingOne
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thanks so much for your kind words, we will pass on your kind comments to the team. Lorna

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly, helpful and approachable staff! The hostel isn't far from Glasgow central and you can take a taxi or uber for about 5-10 euros. The luggage storage facility + self catering kitchen is great! The rooms were always tidy and clean, plus the hostel has...More

Thank ADITI1997
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 5 days ago

Wow, thanks so much, very kind of you, we will share your kind commnets with our team. Lorna

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We had a lovely visit to this hostel with our walking group. The rooms were very spacious, clean and warm, i would stay here again. The staff were friendly and helpful. The only thing i would say is there aren't enough sockets in the room....More

Thank Michelle R
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thanks very much for your kind comments, we will be sure to pass them onto our team. Lorna

Reviewed 29 November 2017

I spent two nights at the hostel and it was great. The staff was very friendly, the rooms were nice and tidy and the whole building was just amazingly beautiful. Everything was tidy and clean. The only downside is, that there is no wifi in...More

Thank Luka M
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to post, much appreciated. Lorna

Reviewed 19 November 2017

The place is big and looks nice, so if you want to go somewhere and don't need to use any devices, then this is the place to go. However, if you do need internet connection especially for work, then do not stay here. The connection...More

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Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thanks so much for taking the time to post, I have asked our IT team too look into this issue. Lorna

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US$32 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$32 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SageTraveler
31 July 2016|
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Response from SYHAHostelling | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your queries. 1. You can get a bus from Glasgow Airport into the city centre and then get a taxi that will cost approx £5 or you can again get the bus from the airport into the city centre and then get... More
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DESMONDSoap
1 October 2015|
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Response from Emily M | Reviewed this property |
It's almost two miles to the hostel from Buchanan bus station. If you are intrepid you could do it, but it will likely be pouring rain, and the hostel is a bit tricky to find when you've never been there before, so I would... More
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Response from visitorbrum | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure where the bus station is, but I found it a pleasant end to my rail journey to walk to the hostel from the main railway station.
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"Lower floor as there are quite a few stairs to climb"
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"Great Views of the West and South of Glasgow from windows facing out!"
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"ensuite private room"
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"Most rooms require some walking in stairs..."
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