Glasgow Youth Hostel (SYHA)


8 Park Terrace, Glasgow, City Of Glasgow, G3 6BY

    Stunning Victorian townhouse situated in the historic West End of Glasgow, nearby to museums, art gallery and University, overlooking the beautiful Kelvingrove Park.

    Glasgow Youth Hostel is situated in the historic west end of Scotland’s largest city. This four star youth hostel offers great value accommodation a stone’s throw away from many of Glasgow’s main attractions making it ideal for families, independent travellers and groups.

    Glasgow SYHA is located in an impressive architectural area and nowhere is this more apparent than in the grand main hallway. Old and new blend together seamlessly with ensuite rooms, a coffee shop, Internet access (including Wi-Fi) and excellent catered and self-catering options are available. The friendly staff are very welcoming and will ensure that your stay is as enjoyable as possible.

    Glasgow Youth Hostel provides a great base to rest and recharge before getting back out into the city. Upfront and stylish, Glasgow is an exciting city with lots to offer, including a rich history, culture, friendly locals, energetic nightlife and superb shopping

    4 Hostel
    Green Tourism Silver Cyclists Welcome Walkers Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year

    RentaHostel also available


    • Breakfast Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Dinner Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Lunch Available
    • Restaurant
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Bunk Beds
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge
    • Gas Cooker
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Payphones Available
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Towel Charge
    • Tumble Dryer
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Languages Spoken

    • Finnish Speaking
    • French Speaking
    • German Speaking
    • Italian Speaking
    • Spanish Speaking


    • City Location

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • 24hr CCTV
    • Closed Circuit TV
    • Fax/Email Facilities
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • TV Lounge
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Delta Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking Off-site / street
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Cycle Locker
    • Disabled Parking
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Paid Parking within easy distance
    • Public Parking Nearby

    Road Directions

    From the M8 motorway westbound, take junction 18, marked Charing Cross and Kelvingrove, and follow signs for our youth hostel. If travelling eastbound, take junction 17, marked Dumbarton, then merge left onto the A81. Turn left at the first set of traffic lights and right at the next set of lights and you'll find yourself on Woodlands Road. Follow the signposts from here.

    Parking outside the hostel is free at weekends and overnight during the week (between 6pm and 8am). However, parking charges apply between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre: Take number 11 bus (destination Parkhall) from Buchanan Galleries to the first stop on Woodlands Road or bus number 44 (destination Knightswood, Cowdenhill Road) from Central Station. Follow signs for our hostel up the hill.

    Getting there by railway: Glasgow has two main railway stations. Train travellers coming from the north and east will arrive into Queen Street Station while those arriving from the south and west will arrive via Central Station.
    Low level trains from Buchanan Street Underground leave every few minutes. Travel as far as Kelvinbridge Underground then exit right onto Great Western Road, turning right again onto Park Road. Cut across Kelvingrove Park to the statue at the top of the hill and turn right onto Park Terrace. The hostel is on the left hand side of the street.

    Getting there by aeroplane: Catch the bus to the City Centre from Glasgow International Airport. Buses and trains also leave Prestwick Airport for the City Centre. From there, take the number 11 bus from Queen Street Station or the number 44 bus from Central Station to the first stop on Woodlands Road and follow the signs for the youth hostel.


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