I booked into the Lomond Hotel, single room with shared bathroom. Arriving there, I was told that they did not have any such rooms, I was told to go across the road to the Botanics Hotel. Fair enough.
Situated in the leafy Buckingham Terrace, a street full of character and adorned with Victorian features. The Lomond Glasgow itself boasts A list building status and has been recommended from the AA guest house rating.The Lomond is located in the heart of West end of Glasgow, which offers simply decorated, comfortable, clean and affordable accommodation. Only a few minutes walk to the Oran more, botanic gardens, Glasgow university and Ashton lane on byres road.We offer a varied selection of guest house / bed and breakfast accommodation suites - Singles, Twins / Doubles (all standard and ensuite) and Family rooms with a colour TV, tea/coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone and wash hand basin. Hairdryers and ironing facilities are also available. There is also Laundry facilities across the road. Free wifi available at the reception area.Many pubs and restaurants are only a few minutes walking distance on the byres road.-Please note that our check-in time is from 12noon till 7pm, there will be no check-in allows after 7pm,
Free wifi available at the reception area.Check-in from 12noon until 7pm, no check-in allows after 7pm.Check out 10:30amCancellation policy is 3 days in advance.We accept payment by cash
6 Buckingham Terrace Great Western Road
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I booked into the Lomond Hotel, single room with shared bathroom. Arriving there, I was told that they did not have any such rooms, I was told to go across the road to the Botanics Hotel. Fair enough. The lady there told me that the key to my room was twisted and did not fit into the lock - inserting it about 2 - 3 millimeters would allow me to unlock the room. Well, yes, it did work, but any metal object the size of a key would have unlocked my room.
The shared bathroom was medium clean, however, the shower was a menace. The waterflow was incredibly weak, and the temperature of the water kept changing. Not very pleasant.
I stayed on a Sunday night, having to get up early on Monday to go to work. I was informed (and so it read on the board above reception) that breakfast during the week was from 7.30 on. Fine for me. However, when I came downstairs at 7.30 everything was dark, the breakfast room was locked, nothing and nobody moved. A sign on the door "breakfast from 8 - 9". That meant I had to leave without the breakfast I had paid for.
Overall, I would not go there again. There are better offers in Glasgow!
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