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Posted on Sep 4, 2019 in Attractions in Glasgow

The best areas to stay in Glasgow

The best areas to stay in Glasgow

Glasgow is one of the great cities in Scotland and it is one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom next to Edinburgh and London. The city is particularly famous for its traditional or cultural movements. Recitals, ballet, operas, museums, galleries, bars, and live music clubs are some important attractions in Glasgow.

The best time to travel to the city is from March to August when the temperature rises and the daylight stays even longer. It is one of the best-connected cities in the United Kingdom as it has the Glasgow metro system and also the rail system that works from the central station.

Glasgow has 2 international airports: Glasgow international airport and the Glasgow Prestwick international airport. The following are the best area to stay in Glasgow:

  • Central Glasgow 

Central Glasgow is formed by three of the most important district of the city: The Financial District, Theater District, and Merchant City. It is the best area for nightlife in Glasgow. George Square is the most popular street in Glasgow and is located in this area.

A few meters away is the Buchanan Street, the renowned shopping street of Glasgow where the Buchanan galleries, the Italian center, and the luxurious Princess square stand out.

  • North West and West end

The northwest area of Glasgow encompasses the area to the north of the Clyde River. It includes the interesting districts of Anderston and Kelvinbridge, and also covers the residential areas of Hyndland and Kelvinside.

The Hybrid, Partick and Anderston stations of the National Rail provide direct access to the city center, while St Georges, Kelvinbridge, Hillhead, Kelvinhall and Partick stations are the connection to the city’s circular metro lines.

central Glasgow 

  • South Glasgow 

South Glasgow encompasses the area around the south bank of the Clyde River. The Ibrox Stadium is one of the most popular areas in South Glasgow, located in Ibrox. This stadium attracts a considerable amount of tourists and locals. The area has new, modern and luxurious hotels. This is one of the best areas to stay in Glasgow because it allows you to enjoy other attractions of the great Scottish metropolis, such as the science center and the stadium.

Thus, if you are planning a trip to Glasgow and confused about where to stay in Glasgow, the above-mentioned places will allow you to have the utmost experience throughout your vacation. Also, staying in Glasgow is itself the coolest thing to do during your vacation.