Local Attractions near Glasgow and Renfrewshire
For the shopaholics among us, Braehead Shopping Centre is the place to be. With a wide selection of shops including Next, Topshop, M&S and more and conveniently situated less than ten minutes away from our hotel in a massive indoor space, you can shop til you drop!
Located right next to Braehead Shopping Centre, Xscape is ideal for thrill seekers! Take part in some winter sports on an 1800ft indoor ski slope, have a go in our Climbzone Adventure Park, brave the Robocoaster or for a more relaxing experience, enjoy the bars, restaurants and multiscreen cinema. With such a wide range of things to do, you’ll never be bored!
Scotland is often seen as the home of golf, and Renfrew Golf Club is conveniently located right on our door step. This prestigious club founded over 100 years ago boasts a 6808 yard course and has played host to many major tournaments, including the Scottish Amateur Championship Scottish Regional Qualifier for The Open.
One of Scotland’s biggest and most beautiful attraction is just a short drive away from our hotel. Come and see those ‘Bonny Banks of Loch Lomond’ for yourself – you won’t be disappointed!
Glasgow City Centre
Host of the 2014 Commonwealth games, Glasgow City Centre is a buzzing metropolis of music and culture. With museums, galleries, restaurants and a lively nightlife, Glasgow is definitely worth a visit during your stay!
Learn about the transportation that has driven Glasgow through the ages at The Riverside Museum. From the humble horse and cart, to trams, trains and cars, the Riverside Museum has it all!
Music Venues in Glasgow
Glasgow has a fantastic live music scene, catering for all ages and tastes. See the latest chart-toppers and the classic rock bands at the S.E.C.C, or the Glasgow Hydro opening in 2013, or come see emerging talent at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut; where Oasis were first signed.
Nights Out in Glasgow
Glasgow is well known for its vibrant nightlife and partying scene. Enjoy some of the best U.K. dance acts at Sub Club and The Arches, or don your finest and enjoy the latest tunes at Sugarcube and Common. Sauchiehall Street and Bath Street are lined with some fantastic bars and clubs, allowing you to partake in the famous Glasgow banter!
No trip to Scotland is complete without a visit to Scotland’s capital city Edinburgh! Less than 1.5 hours away from our hotel, this beautiful historic city never fails to capture the imagination of its visitors - and with numerous festivals taking place throughout the year, you’re almost certain to soak up some culture!
Perched at the top of Edinburgh Rock, Edinburgh Castle is the highlight of the trip. Take a tour around the grounds, look out for the daily cannon shot, and keep your eyes peeled for some famous Royal ghosts!
Edinburgh is a town steeped in history, and only the brave will enjoy the stories of Edinburgh’s violent, gory past – and will venture into Mary King’s Close, which was walled up to stop its plague-infested habitants from escaping and spreading the disease!