Margaret Macdonald House offers exceptional value for money and provides an excellent base for sightseeing and visits to museums and galleries, an obvious choice for families, individuals or groups exploring Glasgow - Scotland with Style - and further afield. Popular visitor attractions, including Charles Rennie Mackintosh's famous Glasgow School of Art, is only a few minutes walk away.
The accommodation which we offer is self-cater apartments with lounge/kitchen facilities stocked with equipment to enable guests to prepare light meals. The apartments accommodate up to 8 guests in single or 2 bed (lockable) rooms with shower/toilet facilities shared between two guests (or private bathroom). Rooms can be booked individually or as a group.
Onsite facilities also include a laundry room, free car park, and picnic tables. There is also a designated Barbecue area and outdoor games available.
On arrival in Glasgow you will probably arrive at one of the following places. They are all within walking distance or on your first arrival with luggage you might want to consider a taxi.
Central Station: approx 20 mins by foot or taxi £3.50
Queen Street Station approx 15 mins by foot or taxi £3.00
Buchanan Bus Station: approx 10 mins by foot or taxi £3.00
Our closest subway station is COWCADDENS. From COWCADDENS subway stop (5 mins) you should exit right from the station and take right again into the underpass. Take left and walk uphill after exiting the underpass. This will bring you out at the bottom of Buccleuch Street. Turn right and walk up the hill to number 89.
Our closest bus stop (2-3 mins) is located on West Graham Street on the block between Scott Street and Garnethill Street. From the city if you get a bus which goes to Great Western Road and ask for them to let you off on West Graham Street. From the city you get off on the correct side of the street. The bus drops you just before the corner of West Graham Street and Garnethill Street. Walk up Garnethill Street to Buccleuch Street and our building is right on the corner of Buccleuch and Garnethill Streets. The Office for arrivals is at 89 Buccleuch Street.
If you are coming by car you will more than likely arrive on the M8. Our accommodation is easy to find by road. Currently the exits are junction 17 if westbound and junction 18 if eastbound. Due to constantly changing road layouts it is best to call for directions just before your arrival.