“ Steve was very helpful and attentive - from check-in to check-out. The room was very nice, with beautiful antiques. The shower was digitally controlled, and the largest we've had so far. ”
Welcome to The Alamo Guest House
The Alamo is a friendly family run Guest House, which provides outstanding views of Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, as well as Glasgow University. This elegant 1880 Victorian building is within easy walking distance (5 - 20 minutes) of the main 3 areas of Glasgow; The City Centre (The Maclellan Gallery, Rennie Mackintosh's Glasgow School of Art, Willow Tea Rooms, Modern Art Gallery, George Square, the Lighthouse, Theatres etc.); The West End (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow University, Hunterian Museum & Gallery, Mackintosh House, Kelvin Hall, Museum of Transport, Botanical Gardens, Byres Road, Ashton Lane etc.); Riverside (Science Centre, IMAX Cinema, the S.E.C.C. and the new SSE Hydro etc.).
The view from The Alamo Guesthouse - Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum and Glasgow University.
Also within 2 minutes walk are some of the best restaurants, bars, cafes and pubs in Glasgow. Click here to see our favorite local establishments.
We are only ten miles from Glasgow's International Airport (20 minutes by car). Kelvin Hall and Kelvin Bridge underground stations are 5-10 minutes walk away and Central & Queen Street Stations only 5 minutes by taxi. All local buses, to almost all of Glasgow, as well as the Glasgow Tour Bus are 2 minutes away. Day trips touring the West Coast, Highlands, Loch Lomond, The Trossachs and The Clyde Valley are all within easy reach. Click here for a comprehensive list of local and Scottish attractions.
All rooms now have access to up to 40Mb fibre optic Wi-Fi. A laptop is available for guests who do not bring their own.