~ TOP LOCAL ATTRACTIONS ~

We reveal just a glimpse of what is on offer, so see our top picks below! For more ideas please visit reception where one of our staff will be delighted to give you suggestions.

KELVINGROVE ART GALLERY & MUSEUM

Attraction

The impressive building houses an eclectic collection, from a world-famous Dali painting to Art Nouveau interior design, and an intriguing slice of Glasgow’s past. Grab a drink and some fine food at this popular haunt for locals and tourists alike. Free.

13 MINS  – 0.7 MILES

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SEC & THE HYDRO

Attraction

Scotland’s national music, event and conference arena sees international stars from the music, entertainment and sporting world perform here. Exhibitions include food fairs, holiday homes, weddings and many more throughout the year.

17 MINS  – 0.9 MILES

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RIVERSIDE MUSEUM & TALL SHIP

Attraction

Set in a modern building and jam-packed with a myriad of wonderful exhibitions, the museum reflects past and present life styles with many interactive items to keep the kids engaged. The Tall Ship is moored up outside and is an exciting attraction for all ages. Free entry.

29 MINS  – 1.5 MILES

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KINGS THEATRE

Attraction

West End touring productions, well-known comedians, pantomimes and magic acts can all be enjoyed on stage at the Kings. One of Glasgow’s most historic theatres.

8 MINS  – 0.4 MILES

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~ BARS & RESTAURANTS ~

Ideally positioned between the city centre and the bohemian West End, you couldn’t ask for more scope to relax and enjoy the sights from our hotel. Activities and attractions are easily reached by foot, by rail or road.

NEW ‘FIVE MARCH’ BAR AND RESTAURANT OPENS BELOW ACORN HOTEL

STRAVAIGIN

Restaurant

A popular eatery with locals for a drink or some top-notch food, anticipate a gourmet dish of food made from fresh Scottish produce. From haggis to roast wood pigeon, you will find a dish to suit every taste.

13 MINS  – 0.7 MILES

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THE GANNET

Restaurant

Award winning restaurant showcasing the finest Scottish produce. Quirky and ambient, with wonderful and attentive staff.

4 MINS  – 0.2 MILES

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RIOJA FINNIESTON

Restaurant

Authentic Spanish food in the centre of Glasgow. Mouthwatering modern and classic tapas dishes cooked to order, from regions all over Spain.

2 MINS  – 0.1 MILES

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NANAKUSA

Restaurant

Japanese grill restaurant using fresh local ingredients and specially acquired Japanese wild herbs. The herbs are traditionally eaten to promote health and vitality. Booking is recommended!

7 MINS  – 0.3 MILES

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~ MORE LOCAL ATTRACTIONS ~

Read on to find out just a snippet of what is on offer – for more ideas please go to reception where one of our experienced team will gladly make recommendations.

GLASGOW SCIENCE CENTRE

Attraction

Take a look around Glasgow Science Centre on Clyde’s waterfront and get set to be astounded. One of Scotland’s premier paid-for delights.

20 MINS  – 1.5 MILES

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CLYDE ARC

Attraction

Locally coined as as the ‘Squinty Bridge, stretching over the River Clyde. An eye-catching characteristic of the bridge is it’s novel curved design and the quirky way it crosses the river at an angle.

17 MINS  – 0.9 MILES

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BOTANIC GARDENS

Attraction

Glasgow Botanic Gardens is a stunning spectacle nestled in the West End of Glasgow. It contains a variety of exotic plants and flowers, housed in several glasshouses, the most outstanding of which is the Kibble Palace.

27 MINS  – 1.3 MILES

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GLASGOW FILM THEATRE

Attraction

Glasgow’s earliest, independent cinema opened in 1939, and plays host to Glasgow Film Festival, Glasgow Youth Film Festival and Glasgow Short Film Festival.

12 MINS  – 0.6 MILES

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