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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel good and at the moment being refurbished,staff very good and friendly, breakfast very good and evening meals reasonable but not many fresh vegetables but overall satisfactory. Our bedroom was at the back of the hotel but still had a view of the Clyde, the bathroom was quite large, only down side was the window only had a lace curtain...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

just returned from weekend break to the glenburn,been many times and always enjoy it. It was quite quiet this year however still enjoyed ourselves. Staff are very friendly in reception and in the dining room, food as usual was very good and we received a free bottle of wine. Room was clean and warm, very comfortable. The hotel is closed...

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Thank you for taking the time to write your review on our site. What lovely comments about the staff and service so again thank you for mentioning that. Yes as you say major renovations are happening and we can't wait to see the end product. We look forward to welcoming you back at the hotel some time next year. Have...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here in November on a Shearings trip to Rothesay. Had a great time hotel clean, food good and staff friendly. Had a brilliant driver (Bill) had a good sense of humour and made the time on the coach fly by. Will be back again in the New Year.

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Thank Maggie J
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Great review and thank you for posting it on our site. Lovely to see how much your enjoyed your holiday with us a please do come in the New Year, Hope you have a lovely Christmas and a good New Year. Kind Regards Debbie Deputy Manager

Wigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel on the 11th November for 3 nights on a Shearings coach holiday. There have been complaints about some of the rooms at this hotel which I have read on Trip Advisor so I was a bit sceptical. I booked a superior room which I do recommend to do. Our room was huge with a brilliant sea...

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Thank SusanFagan
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What a great review we really do appreciate you sharing your thoughts on your holiday with other travellers. We are at present getting the refurbishing work done in the hotel which will make all the difference. We would be grateful if you recommend us and we hope to see you again at the Glenburn in the not to distant future....

York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a short break here and thoroughly enjoyed our stay, which was excellent value for money. The staff were, without exception, friendly and helpful. As a whole, the hotel is perhaps a little shabby, but it is clean and comfortable. There's a refurbishment programme under way. Unfortunately, it hadn't reached our room which suffered a few minor problems such...

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What a lovely review and a big thank you from all the team at the Glenburn for posting it on our site. Great comments about the service that you received during your stay with us and I will pass on to the team your lovely comments. We would love the opportunity to welcome you back to the Glenburn in the...

lancashire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a 4day break with shearings, the hotel is an old building with loads of character. Our room was at the front with a great view of the Clyde. The rooms are clean and we had our room tidied each day. Stayed in hotels at this time of year before and have struggled to keep warm but the heating...

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Many thanks for such a wonderful review and great to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Yet again the views from the hotel get a mention and rightly so beautiful. As always we love to see guests return to the Glenburn and we hope you come back next year and see our beautifully refurbished hotel. Thank you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the third time I visit this Place, its located in a lovely position facing hills and mountains and the firth of the Clyde. The hotel is situated on a hill, and very peaceful, quiet, but not really accessible for the walking disabled, but they do provide lifts to floors. The Glenburn hotel is warm and cosy, rooms are...

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Many thanks for such a fantastic review and great to see you are returning customers here at the Glenburn. Can't thank you enough for your comments and we would hope to see you back at the hotel in the future when you can sample our refurbished hotel. Thank you again for your lovely posting. Kind Regards Debbie Deputy Manager

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a fab 5 day break at Glenburn. Very good value, lovely food with a good choice menu, comfortable room very clean. The hotel is in the process of being refurbished which is well underway. The staff are all very pleasant and very efficient. Would definitely recommend this hotel we would like to come back.

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Well thank you for such a superb review and great comments about your stay at the Glenburn. Lovely to see how much you enjoyed your holiday with us and yes please do come back and visit us again at the Glenburn. Thanks again for taking the time to post on our site. Kind Regards Debbie Deputy Manager

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights as part of a coach trip (our first!). Having read previous reviews (as I always do), I had an idea of what to expect. The hotel is undergoing major refurbishment, so please bear this in mind. It is a large, magnificent building, which has a lot of character. The location superb! As with a lot of...

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Many thanks for taking the time to give us your thoughts on your stay with us. We have the two bars as you are already aware off. We close the bar downstairs at 10pm every night as there is just not enough demand to keep it open. The ballroom bar stays open until entertainment is finished late in the evening....

afarce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For value for money, a 4 a 4 day break is hard to beat. Yes, as you will have previously read, it is being modernised and does need it, but the place has bags of character, warmth and is welcoming. It's like going back 30 years, but for us we had what we needed. Food was good, decent choice in...

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Many thanks for your posting and great to see you found your break with us good value for money. We are well under way with our refurbishment program so very exciting times for us. So on that note hope to welcome you back at the hotel in the future. Thank you again for your review. Kind Regards Debbie Deputy Manager

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exuding an air of grandeur and charm, this impressive Victorian sandstone Hotel was built in 1892. Set in an outstanding position above its own terraced gardens, the Glenburn enjoys a superb panorama across the waters of Rothesay Bay to the Cowal Peninsula. Step inside the hotel and you'll be greeted by spacious well-proportioned rooms which offer a level of comfort which should immediately put you at ease. With a wealth of outdoor pursuits on the isle, from fishing to bowling and from golf to walking, it's up to you how you choose to relax at the Glenburn... socialise in the bar, escape to the quiet lounge, indulge in a game of snooker or just enjoy the evening entertainment. The town's shops, harbour, medieval castle ruins and sporting facilities are just a pleasant walk away along the palm fringed promenade. The hotel contains some guest parking which is located at the front and side of the building. The Hotel is about to embark on a major renovation on bedrooms and ground floor lounges due for completion by February 2017. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glenburn Hotel Ltd

Address: Mount Stuart Road, Rothesay PA20 9JP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Isle of Bute > Rothesay
Price Range: $113 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Glenburn Hotel Ltd 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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Glenburn Hotel Rothesay
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“all rooms we have had have been great but you canpay extra for a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles christinet119, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Recommend rooms at the front of the hotel and also the higher floors. We had room 210 and it was huge and spotless. Also an upgraded room.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanFagan, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We like the sea view watching the felly going past.”
 of 5 bubbles stevos963, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We was on 1st floor, was quiet event hour entertainment was on this floor”
 of 5 bubbles atherton-87, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try for room overlooking River Clyde”
 of 5 bubbles donnydave105, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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