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The Kelvin B&B
15 Buckingham Terrace, Great Western Rd , G20 8QG Glasgow
Rooms from: £25.00
Distance from centre: 1.8km
Guest rating: Average score of all  guest reviews 4.1/5 

The Kelvin B&B (the former Kelvin Hotel) is a family owned and managed establishment with 21 guest rooms featuring free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, elegant and comfortable contemporary style furnishings. It is housed in a graceful Victorian building boasting a nice Grade A listed façade and enjoying a quiet location on the pleasant Buckingham Terrace of Glasgow, right in the centre of the lively West End district of the city. The Botanical Garden is just steps away - 300 yards (250 m), the distance to the University of Glasgow is only 450 yards (400 m), to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - less than a mile (1.4 km). The Kelvinbridge Subway Station is at 650 yards (600 m), providing easy public transport connection to the centre and all main areas of Scotland’s largest city. The central area of the city with Glasgow School of Art (2 km) and George Square (3 km) can be reached in a longer walk from the b&b too. Convenient public transport is available to the SECC Arena and Exhibition Centre and the Science Centre too. Both them are accessible in a short taxi ride (5 minutes) from the hotel too.

Guests of Kelvin B&B on the Buckingham Terrace can avail of a small private parking in the walled back yard and reserved on-street parking in front of the house. Cooked English breakfast is served daily between 7:30 am and 9:00 am Monday-Firday and 8:00 am - 9:30 am on the weekends and holidays in a bright and elegant Victorian dining room. Breakfast include a wide choice of fruit juices, fresh fruits, tea (Earl Grey, Black Tea, Decaf Tea) and coffee (including decaf coffee). A fully equipped common kitchen area is at guests disposal too.

Bedrooms at this West End b&b are designed in a friendly and inviting contemporary style, equipped with flat-screen TV, freeview channels, complimentary WLAN access, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board. The 21 accommodations include en-suite guest rooms and guest rooms with shared bathrooms.

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General facilities:
  • Historic building
  • Near subway station
  • Near university
  • Family-run
  • Breakfast room
  • Cooked English breakfast
  • Off street parking onsite
  • Street parking
  • Common kitchen
  • WLAN Internet
  • Fully non-smoking
  • Pets allowed
Room facilities:
  • Ground floor bedrooms
  • En-suite bedrooms
  • Family rooms
  • LCD TV
  • Freeview TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea/coffee
  • Baby cots on request
Average guest score of this bed and breakfast: Graphic of the average guest score4.1 / 5 (out of 41 reviews total)
Customer service:
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22 reviewers have given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for customer service, 15 reviewers have rated it between 5 and 3 for customer service, 4 reviewers have given it below 3 for customer service
Room comfort:
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12 reviewers have given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for room comfort, 27 reviewers have rated it between 5 and 3 for room comfort, 1 reviewer has given it below 3 for room comfort, 1 reviewer has not rated it for room comfort
Cleanliness:
Graphic of the average cleanliness score 4.5
23 reviewers have given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for cleanliness, 16 reviewers have rated it between 5 and 3 for cleanliness, 1 reviewer has given it below 3 for cleanliness, 1 reviewer has not rated it for cleanliness
Value for money:
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25 reviewers have given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for overall value for money, 13 reviewers have rated it between 5 and 3 for overall value for money, 3 reviewers have given it below 3 for overall value for money
Dining:
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12 reviewers have given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for dining, 23 reviewers have rated it between 5 and 3 for dining, 2 reviewers have given it below 3 for dining, 4 reviewers have not rated it for dining
Family friendly:
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1 reviewer has given this bed and breakfast the highest score (5 out of 5) for family friendliness, 1 reviewer has given it below 3 for family friendliness, 39 reviewers have not rated it for family friendliness
Last minute rates
Standard Twin 2 Sleeps2 Sleeps £49.00
En-Suite Double 2 Sleeps2 Sleeps £49.00
En-Suite 2 Sleeps2 Sleeps £59.00
Standard Double 2 Sleeps2 Sleeps £45.00
Standard Double 2 Sleeps2 Sleeps £45.00
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