8 beautiful boutique places to stay near Glasgow

If you're looking for places to stay near Glasgow, you'll find plenty of beautiful accommodation options that are under an hour's drive of Glasgow city centre. Perfect if you want a countryside break and are travelling from Glasgow, or a holiday in the country with easy access to Glasgow’s top attractions.

Boutique B&Bs with stylish interiors, hotels with amazing views, charming self-catering lodges - these accommodation options are all beautiful in their own way and ideal for a country break and exploring great places to visit near Glasgow.

  1. Ayrs & Graces B&B Ayr

    Accommodation type: B&B
    Location: Ayr
    Places to visit nearby: Robert Burns Birthplace MuseumCrossraguel AbbeyAyr Racecourse

    Located in the seaside town of Ayr, Ayrs & Graces B&B is a boutique 5-star Gold bed and breakfast, that's located 37 miles (60 km) from Glasgow. The two luxury bedrooms and suite have all been stylishly decorated and are the perfect place to relax after a day on the beach, at the races, or playing on one of the area's excellent golf courses.

  2. Cromlix Hotel Dunblane

    Accommodation type: Hotel
    Location: Near Dunblane
    Places to visit nearby: Dunblane CathedralDoune CastleBlair Drummond Safari Park
    An exquisite 5-star Gold Perthshire mansion, Cromlix Hotel is 36 miles (58 km) from Glasgow and owned by Scottish tennis star Andy Murray. The five suites and ten bedrooms feature antique Scottish furniture, complimented by elegant 21st century interior design. And you can also can indulge in delicious dishes at the Chez Roux restaurant.

  3. East Cambusmoon Holiday Cottages Gartocharn

    Accommodation type: Self-catering
    Location: Gartocharn
    Places to visit nearby: RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond Nature ReserveDuncryne Equitation & Trekking CentreMaid of the Loch

    Near the southern shore of Loch Lomond, 30 miles (48 km) from Glasgow, East Cambusmoon Holiday Cottages are two luxury eco-friendly places to stay on a five acre smallholding in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park. Perfectly located for a host of outdoor activities, they are charmingly renovated with modern perks such as underfloor heating.

  4. Knockderry Country House Cove

    Accommodation type: Hotel
    Location: Cove
    Places to visit nearby: Linn Botanic GardensCentre 81Paddle Steamer Waverley from Kilcreggan

    Tucked away on the Rosneath Peninsula in Argyll and 47 miles (76 km) from Glasgow, you can really get away from it all at Knockderry House. A 4-star, 19th century house by Loch Long, it features 15 bedrooms, including the grand Library Suite and offers an award-winning fine dining experience.

  5. Lochend Chalets Port of Menteith

    Accommodation type: Self-catering
    Location: Port of Menteith
    Places to visit nearby: Inchmahome PrioryGo CountryGo Ape! Aberfoyle

    Sleek modern chalets and traditional wooden lodges await at Lochend Chalets by the Lake of Menteith in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park, 29 miles (46 km) from Glasgow. Awarded 3 - 4 stars, they sleep from 4 to 8 people, and you can also choose the Coach House cottage, which has an outdoor hot tub and sleeps 10.

  6. Portnellan Farm Glamping Gartocharn

    Accommodation type: Hotel
    Location: Gartocharn
    Places to visit nearby: Portnellan Farm ActivitiesLoch Lomond ShoresBalloch Castle Country Park

    Get back to nature and admire Loch Lomond from your canvas tent at Portnellan Farm Glamping, 31 miles (50 km) from Glasgow. Sleeping up to four, the tent is located next to the Old Byre, where you'll find cooking and washing facilities. The farm has its own pier and offers various activities out on the loch, so you'll be sorted for things to do.

  7. Seamill Hydro Hotel and Resort West Kilbride

    Accommodation type: Hotel
    Location: West Kilbride
    Places to visit nearby: Kelburn Castle and EstateIsle of CumbraeWest Kilbride Golf Club

    Escape to the Ayrshire coast for a refreshing break at the 4-star Seamill Hydro Hotel and Resort, 42 miles (68 km) from Glasgow. This Victorian hotel on the banks of the Firth of Clyde has an excellent leisure club where you can work out in the gym or wind down with a massage, and offers sea views from the Orangery Restaurant.

  8. Crossbasket Castle Blantyre

    Accommodation type: Hotel
    Location: Blantyre
    Places to visit nearby: Chatelherault Country ParkAmazoniaBothwell Castle

    Tucked between Hamilton and East Kilbride, Crossbasket Castle is a 5-star, 17th century castle just 15 miles (24 km) from Glasgow city centre. The nine bedrooms, including doubles, twins and suites, have been tastefully decorated in sumptuous period style, and there is also a two bedroom self-catering lodge on the estate. For an extra special dining experience, book into the hotel's Albert & Michel Roux Jr Restaurant.

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