McLays Guest House

264-276, Renfrew Street, Glasgow, Scotland, Distance from city centre: 3.9km

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McLays Guest House offers great value budget accommodation in the heart of the city centre. We are superbly located for visiting Glasgow’s many museums and art galleries and just minutes away from Glasgow’s finest shopping streets Sauchiehall Street and Buchanan Street where in addition you shall find an excellent selection of restaurants, bars, cinema’s & nightclubs.

All the main transport points Glasgow Central Station, Queen Street Station and Buchanan Bus Station are easily accessible. We are approximately 15/20 minutes walk from all or 5 minutes by taxi. Please note the walk from all these stations is all uphill in particular from Central and Queen Street Stations, if you have heavy baggage or have walking difficulties a taxi is strongly recommended.

We are approximately 7 - 8 miles from Glasgow International Airport and 25 miles from Prestwick Airport.

Room facilities include Flat-screen TV, Freeview Channels, Direct-Dial Telephone, Adjustable Heating, Electric Kettle, Tea/Coffee Maker, Wardrobe/Closet, Towels for free, Hospitality Tray & Wake-Up Service. An Iron, ironing board & hairdryer are available on request at the reception. Full Scottish breakfast is included in the room rate.

The rooms are available from 2.00pm onwards and the check-out time is 11am. If you arrive before 2.00pm you can leave your baggage with us.
McLays has 2 dining rooms offering a choice of breakfast menu complimentary to all guests.

We serve breakfast daily from 7am to 9am except Saturday & Sunday where breakfast is served 7am to 10am.

We do not have a car park and parking is on the street only and is restricted due to our very central location. Glasgow City Council has a voucher scheme in operation for parking and we can supply the vouchers on their behalf for a nominal cost to enable parking. The cost from 4pm to 8am the next day is £2.00. The cost from 8am to 2pm is £2.00. The cost from 8am to 4pm is £4.00. There is also a 24 hour multi-storey car park 2 minutes drive away from the guest house.

Free high-speed uncontended Wi-Fi is available throughout all areas of the property.

No smoking allowed, restricted street parking which you pay £2.00 for 6 hours, 7am to 9am for breakfast, open 24 hours so late arrivals are not a problem, internet available for small fee if you use our computer, wi-fi is free but only available in our public areas, free satellitte sports, news.
Prices are per person per night.

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B&B Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Free Breakfast
  • Child Friendly
  • Cots available
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • House Keeping
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Guesthouse Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

All group reservations will be contacted by the property to determine the nature of their visit & at that stage, the property will decide if it wishes to accept the reservation or not.

24 hours cancellation policy.

Check in time: 2 pm.
Check out time: 11 am.

Cash or credit cards payment accepted on arrival.
All taxes included.
Breakfast included. We serve breakfast daily from 7am to 9am.

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All the main transport points Glasgow Central Station, Queen Street Station and Buchanan Bus Station are easily accessible. We are approximately 15/20 minutes walk from all or 5 minutes by taxi. Please note the walk from all these stations is all uphill in particular from Central and Queen Street Stations, if you have heavy baggage or have walking difficulties a taxi is strongly recommended.

We are approximately 7 to 8 miles from Glasgow Airport. The best way to reach us from Glasgow Airport is to take a taxi direct. The cost is £17.00 approximately. Alternatively take the airport bus to Buchanan Bus Station, cost is £3.00 per person then from the bus station take a taxi, the cost is £3.00 approximately or it’s a 15 minute walk.

We are approximately 25 miles from Prestwick Airport. The best way to reach us from Prestwick Airport is to take the train from the train station next to Prestwick Airport to Glasgow Central Train Station or to take the shuttle bus to Buchanan Bus Station. We are approximately 15 minutes walk from both stations or 5 minutes by taxi.

How to find us
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McLays is approximately 20/25 minutes from Glasgow Airport

From Glasgow Airport:
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1. Go east from Caledonia Way.
2. Bear right at Caledonia Way East.
3. At Saint Andrew's Drive, take the 2nd exit onto White Cart Road.
4. At Sanderling Road, take the 2nd exit onto Sanderling Road.
5. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit into the entry ramp.
6. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit into the entry ramp to Edinburgh/Glasgow/M8.
7. Merge into M8.
8. Take the A82 exit to Dumbarton.
9. Bear left onto the ramp to Aberfoyle/A81.
10. Turn left at Saint George's Road.
11. Turn left at Sauchiehall Street.
12. Turn left at Garnet Street.
13. Turn left at Buccleuch Street.
14. Continue on Renfrew Street.
15. Arrive at McLays G3 6TT.


Walking from Glasgow Central Station:
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1. Use the left exit into Hope Street and turn right.
2. Walk uphill to the junction with Renfrew Street, approximately 8 blocks.
3. Turn left into Renfrew Street.
4. Near the end of Renfrew Street, McLays Guest House is on your right hand side.


Walking from Buchanan Bus Station:
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1. Exit the south side of the Bus Station (facing the Royal Concert Hall) and turn right.
2. Walk westwards along Killermont Street and into Renfrew Street.
3. Near the end of Renfrew Street, McLays Guest House is on your right hand side.


Walking from Queen Street Station:
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1. Exit the George Street exit turning right.
2. Turn right into West Nile Street.
3. Turn left into Renfrew Street.
4. Near the end of Renfrew Street, McLays Guest House is on your right hand side.


From Prestwick Airport:
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1. Go west from the airport.
2. At A79, take the 3rd exit onto A79.
3. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A79.
4. At Monktonhead Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto A78.
5. At Kilmarnock Road, take the 1st exit onto A77.
6. Continue on M77.
7 . Take the M77 ramp.
8. Bear right onto the M8 ramp to the City Centre/Edinburgh.
9. Take the A82 exit to Dumbarton.
10. Bear left onto the ramp to Aberfoyle/A81.
11. Turn left at Saint George’s Road.
12. Turn left at Sauchiehall Street.
13. Turn left at Garnet Street.
14. Turn left at Buccleuch Street.
15. Continue on Renfrew Street.
16. Arrive at McLays G3 6TT .


For the exact location of our Guest House please see the map.

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