Queensgate Apartments

Self Catering

107 Dowanhill Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 9EQ

    Two elegant rental apartments with separate private entrances in a listed townhouse close to Glasgow University, the Mackintosh House, Kelvingrove Museum, Riverside Museum, SECC, and the pubs, restaurants and shops of Glasgow's West End.

    Queensgate Garden Apartment is a charming, quiet, one bedroom flat with private entrance in the lower part of this Edwardian townhouse in Glasgow's bustling West End. Close to transport links, Glagow University and the cafes of Byres Road.

    This tastefully decorated, traditional flat has its original wood panelling, large fireplace and stained glass windows complemented by a range of modern facilities such as multi-channel freeview TV, CD/DVD/VCR player, WiFi broadband connection, fully equipped kitchen and gas central heating.

    The front door is accessed by private stairs leading to a tiled vestibule which opens onto a fully equipped kitchen including hob, oven, microwave, washing machine, and dishwasher. An archway leads to a spacious sitting room with varnished wood floor, comfortable seating, a dining area and fireplace. Adjoining is a well-appointed bedroom with a queensize bed, a wardrobe and chest of drawers, and a dressing room and tiled en suite shower room off.

    A welcome pack is supplied to help guests quickly find thier way around Glasgow. It contains shopping tips, maps and directions to various points of interest as well as useful phone numbers. While the apartment is well suited to 2 persons, a rollaway and cot are available at no extra charge. Guests on arrival will be met by the proprietors who will extend every effort to make their stay in Glasgow enjoyable.

    Queensgate House Apartment  has the choice of one or two bedrooms in the upper part of this Edwardian townhouse. Spacious comfortable accommodation having a private entrance.  All rooms retain original features such as a stain glass and wooden panelling. Again, this apartment is just minutes walk from all the facilities and attractions of the west end of Glasgow. Sleeps 1-4

    Spacious, charming, sitting room with comfortable seating, TV, DVD player and a small library of books.

    Extra large, fully equipped dining kitchen including range stove, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and large dining table.

    Bedroom one has an adjoining ensuite shower room and is furnished with queensize bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers. Bedroom two has a large, kingsize bed, fitted wardrobes and chest of drawers.  There is the option of a spacious twin bedroom for a second bedroom.

    Separate tiled bathroom with shower and bath.

    Gas central heating with thermostatically controlled radiators.

    Free WiFi broadband internet connection, multi-channel cable TV. VCR, DVD, CD players. A small selection of videos, CDs, books and games is provided. 

    Towels, linens, hairdryer, washing machine, drying/ironing facilities, and a welcome informaton pack provided. Free on street parking.

    These two attrative apartments are the upper and lower part of a "B" listed, red sandstone townhouse, part of the reknown Victorian and Edwardian residential architecture of Glasgow's West End. Within a few minutes walk are Glasgow University including its Hunterian Museum and Mackintosh House, the Botanic Gardens, Kelvingrove Muesum and Art Gallery, Kelvingrove Park as well as the pubs,cafes, cinemas and nightlife of nearby Byres Road and Ashton Lane.  An Underground and bus stop give easy access to other places of interest such as the City Centre, The Burrell Collection, Glasgow Cathedral, the People's Palace, and Mackintosh's Glasgow School of Art.

    PLEASE NOTE: THIS APARTMENT IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN OR THOSE WITH LIMITED MOBILITY.  

    Sorry no smoking, no pets.

    Tariff includes all gas and electricity, towels and linens and WiFi internet connection.  Queensgate Garden Apartment: one bedroom £490/wk; Queensgate House Apartment: one bedroom £550 per week, two bedrooms £650 per week.
    Discounts available for longer visits

     

     

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    2
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Queensgate Garden Apartment
    £490.00 per unit per week
    Queensgate House Apartment
    £550.00 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Catering

    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles

    Domestic

    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Ironing Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Switch Card
    • BACS
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street

    Children

    • Highchair Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • City Location

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Glasgow Tourist Information Centre:

    Take a taxi, or go to Buchanan Street Underground Station and the the underground to Hillhead. On exiting station, turn left down Byres Road to the first stoplight at Highburgh Road. Turn right, crossing Byres Road and following Highburgh Road between Tennant's Pub on right and Tinderbox Coffeehouse on left. 3rd street along is Dowanhill Street. Turn right up hill. 33 Queen's Gate, aka 107 Dowanhill Street, is 5th townhouse on left (one of only two with clematis vine framing the windows).


    Getting there by railway:- From Queen Street Train Station:

    Take a taxi, or by Underground follow covered walkway to Buchanan Street Underground Station - Hillhead. On exiting station, turn left down Byres Road to the first stoplight at Highburgh Road. Turn right, crossing Byres Road and following Highburgh Road between Tennant's Pub on right and Tinderbox Coffeehouse on left. 3rd street along is Dowanhill Street. Turn right up hill. 33 Queen's Gate, aka 107 Dowanhill Street, is 5th townhouse on left (one of only two with clematis vine framing the windows).

    From Central Train Station

    Take a taxi or by Underground go to nearby St Enoch's Underground station - Hillhead. On exiting station, turn left down Byres Road to the first stoplight at Highburgh Road.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow Airport, a taxi to the West End is a 15 minute ride.

    In a rental car, take the M8 east, go through the Clyde tunnel, and take a right at the first stoplight. One street will take you to Crow Road. Take a right onto Crow Road, and at the next stoplight take a left following Clarence Drive under the railroad bridge and then up a hill to the stoplight intersection with Hyndland Road. Go right on Hyndland Road, following it as it bends to the left. You will pass by a church and then encounter Downanhill Park on the right. Just past the lighted crosswalk, Dowanhill Street goes off to left. 33 Queen's Gate - also known as 107 Dowanhill Street - is the 5th townhouse on the left and has the number 33 over the main door.

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