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Get an overview of this hotelHistoric city hotel on Glasgow's busy Style Mile

Magnificent rail terminus

The hotel is joined to the architectural marvel that is Glasgow Central Station, surrounded by top boutiques. The 12th-century cathedral is 7 minutes away by car, and it's a short walk to the Gallery of Modern Art, as well as to great restaurants like Rogano Oyster Bar, a local institution.

A glamorous afternoon tea

Grand Central Hotel is housed in an iconic building whose Victorian facade is complemented by ornate interiors. Guests can enjoy afternoon tea under the domed ceiling and chandelier at Champagne Central, and try Scottish dishes in elegant Tempus Restaurant. Previous guests at the hotel include JFK.

Great views, free WiFi

Every room has unique pieces of wall art reflecting the city's creative spirit, and each window looks out over some of its finest 19th-century buildings. Guests can check their emails via free WiFi, and relax in front of the flat-screen TV before snuggling under a cozy duvet.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a business center and 21 meeting rooms.

High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Event facilities measuring 1771 square feet (165 square meters) include conference space. This Victorian hotel also offers laundry facilities, concierge services, 24-hour room service, and express check-out.

Grand Central Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1771 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 165 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 21 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 21 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Total number of rooms - 230 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1883 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Snack bar/deli  

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
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Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Tempus - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

Minimum guest age is 18

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 12.00 and GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 30.00
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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