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Elegant Victorian Apartment With Amazing Views In Glasgow's West End

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,920 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Magnificent Three Bedroom Apartment In Glasgow's Most Exclusive Neighbourhood

This elegant Victorian Period three bedroom flat is located in Hyndland in the heart of Glasgow’s fashionable and historic West End. Hyndland is the true gem of the West End; a virtually intact neighbourhood of Victorian tenements that is like traveling back in time. Located at the top of the hill in a quiet tree lined street above Hyndland Bowling Green, the apartment has unrivalled breathtaking views across the Westend skyline and, further afield, landmarks on the river Clyde, the Campsie Fells and the hills of Dumgoyne. This stunning traditional red sandstone flat of over 1900 square feet comprising of six spacious rooms retaining many original features, including period fireplaces in each room, hardwood floors, and corniced high ceilings. All rooms in this elegant flat are wonderfully peaceful and private, and the flat was recently included as a filming location for a BBC4 programme.

The lounge features dramatic views from an enchanting five window turret where you can watch the day start in this peaceful neighbourhood. The room is handsomely decorated with period furniture throughout and includes a television, multi-region DVD player and cd player. The recently renovated kitchen is very spacious and features a two sided cooking/preparation area, dishwasher, espresso machine, panini maker, and a large kitchen/dining table which can seat four. An adjacent utility room includes a large fridge/freezer, microwave and washer/dryer. In addition, a separate dining room provides a lovely atmosphere for evenings, and can also serve as an office space for visiting professionals. Each comfortable and quiet double bedroom is fully carpeted and a long hallway leads to all of the rooms in the apartment, making each very private. All of the three bedrooms are uniquely themed and attractively furnished. Guests are provided with luxurious down comforters and pillows (non-allergen available on request) and plush bath towels. Free wifi is provided throughout the flat, and there is an extensive library of books, including regional guidebooks, for you to enjoy during your stay.

Make this your Scottish home in Glasgow and take home great memories of your stay. We look forward to welcoming you.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

Amenities

Glasgow Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1920 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
Notes:
Recommended for a maximum of 4 adults, as there is only one bathroom. Please enquire if your family size is larger.

Reviews

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Elegant Victorian Apartment With Amazing Views In Glasgow's West End
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews
Davis, CA
5

A Victorian Flat with all the modern conveniences!

  • 5 of 5

This exceptional flat is very spacious, beautifully decorated, quiet and comfortable for a week's stay or even longer! Beginning with a lovely in-person greeting from our contact person, Margaret, we felt right at home.Three lovely bedrooms with great linens and armoires for unpacking your suitcase, a fabulous dining room, comfy living room with a spectacular view, and best of all a large well-stocked kitchen encourages cooking with groceries from the convenient Sainsbury's or Peckhams. The location of the apartment allows for close walking to shopping, the subway and yummy restaurants. We explored the city and then booked a Rabbies Tour to Stirling, Loch Lomond and a distillery for day out. Don't miss seeing the Cathedral of Glasgow, Govan Old Parish Church (which has grave markers that date back to the 5th century!), The University of Glasgow campus and the Huntarian Museum with the Charles Rennie Mackintosh House. You are going to LOVE this flat...don't miss it!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Glasgow gem

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a pleasant 5 night stay in this spacious west end flat. Margaret, the caretaker, was very helpful and accommodating. We would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
5

Spotless, spacious beautiful top floor flat in West End

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved staying at this beautiful, completely spotless flat! Each bedroom was spacious with luxurious bedding and plenty of storage. The kitchen had everything we needed, but I regret we never had a meal in the gorgeous dining room! The views from the bay window in the living room were superb and was the perfect spot to start and end the day, watching the clouds move across the vast sky with the hills in the background. The train is just a few blocks away, and there are many great restaurants just around the corner. I would highly recommend and hope to come back the next time we visit Glasgow. Margaret was excellent and took the time to explain how everything worked. It was a really great experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Victoria, BC
5

Absolutely fabulous!!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful flat! Absolutely fabulous...a well-equipped kitchen, an elegant sitting and dining area and three gorgeous bedrooms.

Upon entering the first word out of our mouths, simultaneously, was...beautiful! And it was simply that.

We guarantee that any guest will love this apartment. Margaret was a great introduction to the flat and to Glasgow...what a gem! All in all a superb experience...perhaps the best of our month long tour.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Beach, CA
5

Charm and elegance

  • 5 of 5

The home is charming and elegant and situated in a wonderful neighborhood with numerous goods and services within casual walking distance. The owners and Margaret, took care of little touches to make the place feel like home. I've stayed in a number of home away properties while traveling and sometimes it seems like the lodgings are purely a "business" with fragile IKEA furniture, and only a few worn pots. This place felt like its a special home that the owners set up for their own comfortable stays from time to time. My wife is tough to please; she walked in and was "in love." Glasgow's a great city and the Hyland West End flat is a robust five stars in my book. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Beautiful apartment exceeded expectations

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a lovely week's stay at Hyndland House. From the outset there was great communication with the flat owner and her caretaker. The flat was spacious, comfortable, well-equipped and beautifully furnished. The west end location was superb, with good train connections nearby and several lovely ways to walk to the city centre. We would highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
7.5 Miles
Glasgow International
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
Hyndland Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
M8
Car: not necessary

Around the corner is a charming neighbourhood with a post office, wine shop, boutiques, restaurants and one of the best gourmet markets in Glasgow, Peckham’s – all just a minute from the flat. Hyndland Railway Station is a two minute walk from the flat and provides regular direct service to Glasgow Central Station and City Centre in just 8 minutes, with trains running frequently until late each evening.

Byres Road, a short walk from the apartment, is the hub of the West End with a superb range of excellent shops, restaurants, and bars, along with famous Ashton Lane. It also provides convenient access to Hillhead subway station.

Conveniently located close to the A82 (Great Western Road) and Clyde Tunnel, with free on-street parking.

Loch Lomond is a twenty minute car ride (or 40 minutes by direct train service).

Within walking distance of many of Glasgow’s most renowned landmarks and attractions, including the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow University, the Hunterian Museum, Mackintosh House and Botanic Gardens.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee $6.44 per person per night
Damage Deposit $193.1

Rates are based on double occupancy; please enquire for rates for additional guests. Special rates apply for holidays; please enquire. Please note that unfortunately we cannot accommodate pets, smoking, or allow people to hold parties or events. This is a peaceful family residence. Additional photographs of the apartment are available upon request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.