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Glasgow Royal Infirmary

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Address: Glasgow Royal Infirmary Castle Street, Glasgow G4 0SF, Scotland

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Hospital check up

Hospital is reasonable clean but needs to work on onsite car parking that you don't need to pay for. While I was having my daughter I had to have regular check ups twice or three... read more

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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hospital is reasonable clean but needs to work on onsite car parking that you don't need to pay for. While I was having my daughter I had to have regular check ups twice or three times a week and no joke the car parking us to come to £10 each day. I thought that was terrible so I was paying... More 

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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

After having a few too many of a particular beverage, I found myself in need of some emergency aid after taking a heider doon a flight a stairs, resulting in a hole in the heid. On visiting the GRI, my heid goat stitcjed and off I went on my merry way 😉... only butterflies tho, am a big girl when... More 

1 Thank WeeSlim
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Only hospital I know that charges you for parking and it is £1.70 per hour which I think is scandalous but there is literally nowhere else to park. And both times I've been the past week I've been charged different amounts- £4.40 for 1 hour and 20 mins!!

2 Thank XLinzie L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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449 reviews
245 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 665 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

An excellent old functional building that has been in use for over 200 years. None the less, there are modern facilities and extensions. There are extensive underground passageways that are not available to the public.

1 Thank KieranG
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A big shout out and many thanks to all the doctors, nurses and staff on wards 50, 15 and 8. yes, I stayed in all 3 in one week ,G Got out last week and feel great.The level of care was great and the food good. the whingers can say what they like but we would be in a sorry... More 

2 Thank margaretlogan1
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

i never thought i would review a hospital but after stumbling on the reviews by accident and seeing so many poor reviews i had to put my view over i had to spend a full day here for tests and scans the standard of care was as good if not better than the golden jubilee the food was tasty and... More 

3 Thank beezer67_12
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Don't want to go into details but have to say do not be put off by the old buildings the staff here are amazing

1 Thank A130yce
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1,043 reviews
390 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a new one on me for Trip Advisor, reviewing a hospital! The Royal as it is known is old, dirty and with quite a history which is fairly untold. Needs a good clean up and should be restored to a beautiful historic building and its story told. Interesting architecture

2 Thank stuart w
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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74 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

An unbelievable hospital steeped in tradition and one of the best plastic surgery units in the World. As a honorary trainee I am obviously biased but having trained in three different world class units got to give it to Canniesburn - truly special and world class plastic surgery centre of excellence !

5 Thank Iscsam002
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

My husband was recovering in ward 62 from a new hip (Gordon Bell) can't thank the staff enough they were spot on with everything. Couldn't do enough for him to make his stay as comfortable as possible....he had no complaints either ! These staff are worth there weighed in gold...thankyou from the Mr & Mrs Bell ....

2 Thank Dannyshanny

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