Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens are within 10 minutes driving
Glasgow city center is less than 10 minutes by car
The University of Glasgow is a 20-minute walk
University of Glasgow(1.4 km), the fourth-oldest university in England was established in 1451
Reach: three miles from the city center Taxi to the West End costs approximately £15-20
Museum of Transport(1.6 km), the best of its kind in England is packed with various exhibits including buses, trams, caravans, bicycles, cars and motorbikes.
Reach: adjacent to Kelvinhall train station
Open: Monday to Thursday and Saturday – 10am - 5pm, Friday and Saturday – 11am – 5pm.
Fossil Grove(2.1 km), a natural attraction nestled on the Victoria Park and was introduced to public eye since the year of discovery in 1887 becoming more and more popular among tourists.
Reach: Hyndland and Jordanhill train stations are within 15 minutes walking away and regular bus is also available from the city center
Open: from 1st April until 30th September between 10am and 4pm daily
Places of interest
Tall Ship At Glasgow Harbour
Renfield St Stephens Church Centre
The Arc bridge
Kelvin Hall International Sports Arena
Kelvingrove Art Gallery
Hillhead SPT Subway Station
Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station
Partick SPT Subway Station
Kelvinbridge SPT Subway Station
Govan SPT Subway Station
St Georges Cross SPT Subway Station
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum -
Argyle Street, Glasgow
Hunterian Museum -
Glasgow University, Glasgow
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel -
100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow
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Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace -
730 Great Western Road, Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery -
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Glasgow Airport is located eight miles away and the transfer will take you 17 minutes by car.
By car from the M8, take A739 Clyde Tunnel. After coming the Clyde Tunnel, continue straight ahead through two traffic lights, pelican lights and keep in left-hand lane and follow the signs for City Centre/Kelvinside. After negotiating this junction you will pass under a railway bridge - you are on the A82 (Great Western Road). Continue straight ahead through three sets of traffic lights and turn right at the next set into Hyndland Road. The hotel is on your right, on the corner of Hyndland Road with Great Western Road. Take first road to the right, into Hughenden Road, right again at the mini-roundabout and then a further right at the end of the road.
Driving from the M8, take Junction 17 and follow sign for A82 Dumbarton/Kelvinside (Great Western Road). Continue straight along this road through pedestrian lights, three traffic lights and two pelican lights. Approximately 1.5 miles after leaving the motorway, you will come to a set of traffic lights where the Botanics are situated on your right hand side, (junction of Byres Road/Queen Margaret Drive). Travel through these traffic lights, at the second set of traffic lights after the Hilton turn left into Hyndland Road. The hotel is on the corner of Hyndland Road with Great Western Road). Take first road to the right, into Hughenden Road, right again at the mini-roundabout and then a further right at the end of the road.
Central Train Station is just 3.2 miles away and it will take you 13 minutes driving.
Queen St Station is 3.4 miles away and demands 13 minutes by car.
Free public parking is possible at the hotel.