Hotel Alexander Thomson

3 Stars

  320 Argyle Street - G2 8LY - Glasgow, United Kingdom View Map

A buffet breakfast is available and all rooms have a private bathroom. Free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception desk are also available.High ceilings and large windows are some of the original features that are included in the hotel. Guests can relax in the traditionally decorated lounge area.
Located in Glasgow city centre on one of the main shopping streets, this hotel is just 200 metres from Glasgow Central Rail Station. Set in a Victorian building, the Alexander Thomson hotel is situated in Glasgow’s financial and business district. The Gallery of Modern Art and the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall are within 15 minutes’ walk of the Alexander. The Scottish Exhibition Centre is just over 1-mile away.

Hotel Details


Small in size there is simply a reception desk and a large staircase which leads up to an open seated area on the first floor.


A large imposing Glaswegian traditional facade, close to the main rail station.


All 125 rooms are en suite with central heating, Complimentary tea / coffee, Cookies, mineral water, Luxury toiletries, direct dial telephone, color TV with satellite channels, iron, ironing board & hairdryers on request.


The public areas include an attractive bar serving a good range of wines, spirits and beers with the hotel restaurant only catering for breakfast each morning.

Hotel facilities

  •  Non smoking rooms
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Lifts 2
  •  Restaurant
  •  Check-in at From 14:30
  •  Laundry Service
  •  Voltage 240

The Hotel Alexander Thomson offers air conditioning. Guests can use the hotel's restaurant. The Hotel Alexander Thomson offers a laundry service.

Rooms facilities

  •  Television
  •  Direct Dial Telephone
  •  Mini Bar
  •  Hairdryer
  •  Trouser Press
  •  Alarm Clock
  •  Radio
  •  Movies

The Hotel Alexander Thomson offers the use of a TV in the rooms. Accommodation has direct dial telephone in all rooms. The Hotel Alexander Thomson offers a minibar service. The Hotel Alexander Thomson rooms offers the use of an hairdryer. The hotel offers its guests the use of an pants iron (trouser press) . The hotel offers a wake up service for guests. The accommodation offers a radio service for its guests. The Hotel Alexander Thomson offers a movie service.

 Public transport

  • Airport: GLA
  • Railway Station: NIL
  • Underground: NIL
  • Fair site: NIL

 Guests' Reviews

Winchester, United Kingdom

Very Good: 4/5 More Details

Best value in glasgow city centre

Good size room, breakfast and wifi included, helpful staff. very convenient for central station.

Glasgow , United Kingdom

Very Good: 4.3/5 More Details

Hotel stay glasgow

Alexander thompson is a great hotel to stay in lovely clean comfortable rooms with complimentary iron ironing board bottles of water in room and lovely buffet hot and cold breakfast overall a 9 out of ten. i always stay here when in glasgow

Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Excellent: 4.9/5 More Details

Great location

Location good for train stations, football, secc, city centre excellent value for money clean tidy spacious room breakfast that even fussy eaters would enjoy. tea coffee, water and biscuits in room

United Kingdom

Excellent: 4.9/5 More Details

Alex t

Presumably named after one of glasgow's main architects, alex greek thomson, this hotel with its mackintosh features is tremendous value in every way. central to the city and handy for all the business and tourist matters.
very comfortable with excellent staff, it provides one of the best breakfasts you will ever see. highly recommended.



United Kingdom

Excellent: 4.7/5 More Details

First stay

First time at the hotel but won't be our last

Fort William, United Kingdom

Very Good: 4.1/5 More Details

Central location; good price

Hotel is conveniently located on argyle street, very close to central station. in spite of this, we found the room to be very quiet - we stayed over the weekend. plenty of pubs & restaurants nearby. room was perfectly adequate. buffet-style breakfast was good.



Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Very Good: 4.1/5 More Details

Weekend break

Great location for going between the secc and shopping. friendly staff and clean rooms.

Wallasey, United Kingdom

Good: 2.7/5 More Details

One night stay

Hotel basic and tired.location very sevice poor no draught beer only cans offered.breakfast adequate, could easily be improved upon with little effort and imagination.during shower water stopped both hot and cold did not come back on. burnt cover on bed



Greenock, United Kingdom

Very Good: 4/5 More Details

Overnight stay

Great location food was good only thing was the toaster a little slow the accomadtion was really good will be back shortly

Poole, United Kingdom

Very Good: 4/5 More Details

Second stay

This was my second stay at this hotel
good value for money and very good breakfast
close to central railway station and airport shuttle bus stop.
will use the hotel again.

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