Grand Central Glasgow

Glasgow, United Kingdom

7.5 K reviews
Very good city hotel. Close to Glasgow Central. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to train stations.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Special Diet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Special Offers
    • Set menu dinner
Gordon Street 99 G1 3SF Glasgow
0 ft to downtown


Attached to Glasgow's Central Station, the hotel is situated in the heart of the city centre. Trains run frequently to the Exhibition Centre, which is only 2 stops away, and also directly to Glasgow Prestwick Airport. It is only a short walk to Glasgow's shopping, theatre and financial districts, with many bars and restaurants at hand. Buchanan bus station is around 2 km away and Glasgow International Airport is around 10 km away.


The hotel was built in 1879. The accommodation comprises a total of 186 rooms. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel for a fee. Additional services include room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. There is also a safe. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. Special family rooms are available for families with children.


The accommodation offers a sauna (for a fee) to guests.


Travellers can choose options including breakfast, lunch and dinner. Special meals, including special dietary cuisine, are also available. The establishment also offers special catering options.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Superb transport links. Superb surroundings. Location is superb.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to the train station and the airport." "Pricey, inconvenient parking."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff impeccable. Staff at reception brilliant. Amazing room service.

    "Service is generally friendly, although bar service is poor." "Service at reception and in restaurant are okay." "Great concierge service." "Housekeeping and management are lacking." "Room service could have been improved." "Booking process should be better organized." "Recreation staff is nice." "Hotel security is ok."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Fantastic buffet breakfast. Fantastic cooked breakfast. Excellent breakfast buffet.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Food
    "Food is all right"

    Excellent bar menu. Tiny biscuit. Dirty dishes.

    "Poor dining experience overall; decent menu, but restaurant is expensive." "Okay dessert, fruits, and snacks." "Side dishes and vegetables are not well rated." "Untasty pork dishes and an insufficiently clean dining area." "No good fish & seafood."

  • Comfort

    Enormous flatscreen TV. Double beds were tiny. Bed sheets didn't fit.

    "Fairly comfortable, yet noisy rooms with poor A/C." "Spacious rooms and bathrooms, and comfortable beds."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Carpet in room dirty. Fantastic view of city. Broken room window.

    "Great beds in decently clean and large rooms." "No view, with subpar minibars, furniture and air conditioning." "Poorly-maintained rooms with subpar kitchenettes." "Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning." "Shower was ok."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Straightforward wifi. Free WIFI. WiFi failed.

    "WiFi is good value."

  • Cleanliness
    "Quite clean"

    Clean bed linen. Outside space full of cigarette ends. It smelled like cigarette smoke.

    "Bathrooms, dining area untidy; rooms relatively untidy." "Moderately clean hotel facilities."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Complimentary shampoo etc. Paid for upgrade. Great value for the price paid.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Free internet." "Beverages could be cheaper."

  • Pool
    "Pool should be renewed"

    Lacks a pool.

    "Pool should be renewed."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Lack of gym. No workout rooms. No gym facility.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."