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Glasgow City Centre Apartment - close to the Merchant City

Bedrooms 1
Space 505 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Situated in the centre of Glasgow a short walk from Argyle St. and Merchant City

The apartment is a modern one bedroom flat ideally situated in the heart of Glasgow City Centre.

Secure entry into the building.

The apartment has a lounge area with French style windows overlooking the city centre.

A separate kitchen with modern facilities, including cooker, fridge/freezer, and microwave.

Modern bathroom with a bathtub and shower unit over the bath.

Double bedroom to the rear of the property. A sofa bed in the lounge provides an extra double bed with comfortable mattress.

You could not be any closer to the main shopping area of Argyle Street and St.Enoch's Centre, literally two minutes walk away. The vibrant Merchant City is about five minutes walking away, with numerous cafes, restaurants and bars.

Transport facilities are excellent. Buses, train station and metro within a few minutes walk.Only a few minutes from St Enoch's and Buchanan Street Metro Station, Central Station and Queen St Station.

Deposit is held and returned by Homeaway providing no damage has occurred.

More Details

Property Manager
Kathleen McKenna
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Glasgow in Scotland

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 505 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom has a bath and an electric shower over the bath tub. Toilet Wash hand basin with built in units. Towels provided for stay.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , cot available on request
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , sofa bed with double mattress
  • One double bed with memory mattress and a double wardrobe and chest of drawers, side table with lamp. Bed linen and towels provided for your stay. Sofa bed in the lounge which provides an additional double bed with memory mattress.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
The apartment is located on the 4th floor of the building which has access via lift and stairs. There is on street parking from 1800 to 0800 Monday to Saturday. All day Sunday. Several car parks close by. All bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided free of charge. All electricity and heating costs are included in the rental. In addition, the apartment has all the essentials, including an iron and ironing board, vacuum cleaner . Travel cot and high available on request. Please ask when booking. The lounge has good quality furnishings, including leather sofas, Freeview TV, DVD player, There is a selection of DVDs, and books. Internet access is via a mifi and there is a small charge of £15 for every 3GB of data used. Suitable for maximum of 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Please ask when booking the flat. Payment by credit card on safe secure network. (No cold calling please)


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Glasgow City Centre Apartment - close to the Merchant City
average rating of 4.695652 based on 23 reviews

verey comfortable and in prime position

  • 4 of 5

We had very relaxing weeks stay in the flat. Will come again as comfortable, clean, all mod cons and warm in a cold january week in glasgow.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Good location very central

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely 2 weeks in the apartment. Our daughter & son-in-laws first baby was due so we came over a few days before the 'due date',however, just as we were arriving our daughter rang to say that she was going to hospital as it looked like the baby was coming! Baby Edie arrived @ 3.20am the following morning! What great timing! The apartment was invaluable as we were able to cook a dinner every day & take it over to them! The apartment was very central, very well equipped & a lovely place to stay. We would highly recommend the apartment as a great place to stay. Thanks to the McKenna family for all their help.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted for you both to welcome your first grandchild. What an amazing Christmas gift. Glad that everything worked out well for you all and your were on hand to take of them during the first few weeks home. As you say a short walk from the Royal Infirmary Hospital / Princess Royal Maternity Hospital and very central for the rest of the city. Hope to see you all again soon.
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California, USA

Small clean flat

  • 4 of 5

Kathleen was very helpful and even printed our airline tickets when needed, small flat sleeps four and close to restaurants and a pub.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great flat

  • 5 of 5

Great location. No car needed. Kathleen was great, we were an hour late arriving and she was very gracious about it. Close to grocery stores, shopping and pubs. Will definitely be staying there on our next trip to Glasgow.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chatham, Ontario, Canada

Great central location in Glasgow

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is within walking distance of George Square, Central Train Station, Queen Street Station, and loads of great shopping. We quickly found our favourite pub, Cairn Bar, which was about 3 blocks away. The apartment has one bedroom with a comfortable double bed and a pull out in the living room/dining area. The kitchen and bathroom were well stocked with things to start us out. There are 3 grocery stores within a 3 block radius. We had rented a car, but it was unnecessary. We found we liked taking the train better than driving. Live and learn. This apartment was perfect for us and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to be close to downtown. Thanks to Kathleen and John for letting us stay there.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your are most welcome. Thank you both for choosing our Glasgow City Centre Apartment. We like to meet our guests on arrival and welcome them to the city. We try to think of providing provisions that we ourselves would like especially after a long flight. Everything is handy and within walking distance from the apartment such as Tesco, Sainsbury and Lidl supermarkets as well as bars and restaurants in the Merchant City. The Cairns bar can be found in Miller Street and Wetherspoons in George Square both serving good food at value prices. Look forward to seeing you both again so you can complete your trip and tick the rest of the sights off your list.
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Lovely, homely and well maintained flat right in the City Centre

  • 5 of 5

Kathleen was such a lovely and pleasant host, always available to respond to inquiries. The flat was so cozy and well maintained; located right at the heart of city centre, within walkable distance to all major shops. If I could give more than 5-star, I would.

I would definitely want to stay here again and would recommend Kathleen to friends and relatives visiting Glasgow.


  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for an amazing review. Lovely to have both of you stay in the flat and look forward to welcoming back next time you are in Glasgow. The apartment is centrally located in the heart of the city, within walking distance of all the shops and restaurants and supermarkets. Central Train Station and Queen St Train Station are only a 10 minute walk away and Buchanan Bus Station is around 15 minutes walk away. Just a short taxi ride away if you are arriving with lots of luggage.
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Glasgow International Airport
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Scotia Bar and Merchant City
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Haggs Castle Golf Course, Dumbreck, Glasgow
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Central Railway Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M8 Motorway
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Merchant City Area
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Xscape at Braehead, Glasgow
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Troon or Ayr
Car: not necessary

The Apartment is ideally located for you to get the most out of your stay in Glasgow, only a few minutes from St Enoch's and Buchanan Street Metro Station, Central Station and Queen St Station. The Apartment is situated next to the St Enoch’s shopping centre and Metro. A few minutes walk will lead you into Retail Heaven with Argyle St and Buchanan St shopping precinct, Prince’s Square shopping mall and Buchanan Galleries Shopping centre and lots more...The apartment is also next to the Merchant City area with its cafes and restaurants and Tron Theatre. Each September a French Market comes to town selling mouth watering delights. In December each year George Square a couple of blocks away is transformed into a winter wonderland and a German Christmas Market which is set up around the corner on Argyle St. Video of the flat is available, please contact us for the web address.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
23 Apr 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £300
Mifi internet 3GB data £15

Terms and Conditions
Please read the Terms and Conditions below - payment of your deposit implies your acceptance of these.
Tariff: The tariff includes all gas/electricity, Bed linens and towels are provided free of charge during your stay for your convenience.
Payment : A 25% deposit is required on booking with the remainder due 30 days before arrival.
Deposit is refunded providing no damage has occurred.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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