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Glasgow Youth Hostel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After staying in a hostel in Stirling RIGHT in the middle of the nightlife this was a refreshing change. On the west end of Glasgow right by Kelvingrove park, it’s a beautiful location and not far from the bustling, downtown of Glasgow. Everything was clean...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I have stayed in hostels for most of my life so I’m quite comfortable with the concept... The SYHA Glasgow is housed in a beautiful Victorian building and is centrally located (we could walk pretty much everywhere we needed to go - but we had...More

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Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to post and let us know about your stay. I have passed your comments onto our property team to investifgate. Thanks Lorna

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Very nice hostel and very friendly staff. The room was really neat and clean, and so were the toilets and shower. There were also very comfy wooden beds. I was at the top of the building with a great view over the city and it...More

Thank Ganaelle14
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to reply, we will pass your kind comments onto our team. Thanks Lorna

Reviewed 11 April 2018 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.

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Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Glasgow Youth HostelResponded 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018

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

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US$33 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$33 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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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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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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"Take the one rooms at the top of the hostel, to have a nice view over the city."
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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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