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Our Top 10 Picks of Guest Activities

Feb 16, 2018

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Stephen McGeever, our Guest Experience Manager, gives you his Top 10 picks for exciting things to do during your stay with us.


With a fabulous location only 20 minutes from Glasgow Airport and a short hop into Glasgow City Centre, we have a great selection of activities for you to try during your stay. 


Rabbies Tours - are a small bespoke tour company who know everything there is to know about Scotland and its history.  Click here for a selection of tours or ask a member of our Front Office team to arrange a visit for you.


We are fortunate to be situated nearby not just one but two whisky distilleries - Glengoyne in Dumgoyne, north of Glasgow, is unique in producing Highland single malt whisky matured in the Lowlands and, Auchentoshan - a single malt whisky distillery located just 10 minutes from the hotel.


Glasgow Science Centre is a hugely popular visitor attraction located in the Clyde Waterfront Regeneration area on the south bank of the River Clyde in Glasgow.  This venue has amazing science shows and plenty of things to keep the kids entertained for those rainy days!  There is also an IMAX Cinema on-site.


The Award-Winning Riverside Museum at Pointhouse Quay in the Glasgow Harbour area has over 3,000 objects on display. Everything from skateboards to locomotives, paintings to prams, and cars to a Stormtrooper!  Get hands on with their interactive displays.


Loch Lomond is hard to beat as a location for exploring the outdoors and In Your Element outdoor adventure company,  offer a range of activities and adventures for just about everyone.  We highly recommend this as a place to visit if you are looking for a healthy and active time.   And whilst you’re in the vicinity why not check out Loch Lomond Shores - an outstanding visitor destination, offering a wide range of indoor, outdoor and water based activities alongside great shopping, eating and events for all the family.  It's home to beautiful shops, restaurants, the Loch Lomond SEA LIFE Aquarium, water activities, nature walks and events all year round.


Kelvingrove Art Gallery Museum is a firm favourite with local people and visitors. It has stunning architecture and a family friendly atmosphere. Explore the 22 galleries and discover everything from art to animals, Ancient Egypt to Charles Rennie Mackintosh and so much more.  There is also  a changing programme of temporary exhibitions and displays.      


City Sightseeing Tour Bus - Explore Glasgow in comfort and enjoy the flexibility that the Visit Scotland 5* rated tour offers with 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit many of the best visitor attractions the city has to offer.

And finally, Byres Road – discover the vibrant West End of Glasgow.  On Byres Road, Ashton, Cresswell and Ruthven lanes you'll find great restaurants, bars, clubs and shops, in a  lively and friendly atmosphere. Visit West End is your guide to Glasgow's most exciting district.


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