Discover the sights and sounds of Glasgow – one of the liveliest cities in Britain. Set against a backdrop of outstanding Victorian architecture, a must-see is the splendour of Scotland’s best-known architect, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, along with the city’s world-famous art collections. You’ll also find some of the best shopping in the United Kingdom outside London here and the most vibrant and exciting nightlife in Scotland.
At the heart of Glasgow City Centre and only 15 minutes’ drive from Glasgow airport, Dakota Hotel is ideally situated for a night on the town or a productive business trip.
All guests have complimentary access to The Gym two minutes away from Dakota Glasgow, which is open 24 hours.
How to find us
179 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 4DP
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Hotel residents have complimentary access to The Gym located on Bothwell Street moments walk away to keep up those essential fitness sessions, open 24 hours.
Please enquire with reception.
Validated car parking is available from £15 per day at Cambridge Street and Charing Cross car parks. Both car parks are within 10 minutes walk of the hotel. On-street parking is available around the hotel for £4 per hour.
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Guests booking our Executive Rooms or Suites directly can enjoy our complimentary airport transfer service between Glasgow International Airport and Dakota Glasgow. This service must be pre-booked Monday to Friday and is subject to availability.
Dakota Glasgow is just 5 minutes by taxi or a 15 minute walk from both Glasgow Central Station and Queen Street Station. We are also just a 15 minute walk from Buchanan Bus Station, which has the direct City Link shuttle bus to Glasgow Airport.
Things to do in Glasgow
Events in Glasgow
You can easily walk to both the Theatre Royal and Kings Theatre from Dakota Glasgow and it’s a short drive to SSE Hydro, Scottish Event Campus (SEC Centre), and Hampden Park, home to all the main music and sporting events.
If it’s art and architecture you’re after, you’re in the right place. Dakota Glasgow is the ideal destination hotel for George Square, The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and the Centre for Contemporary Arts.
Shopping in Glasgow
Enjoy an eclectic shopping experience in Glasgow. You’ll find everything from Apple to House of Fraser, high street names to luxury brands in Buchanan Street, just 10 minutes walk away.