The friendliness of the people of Glasgow is legendary, with visitors from home and abroad regularly commenting on how welcome they are made to feel.  They’ve also been officially named the ‘World’s Friendliest City’ by the Rough Guides community.  So, you know you’ll be guaranteed a warm welcome but the city has so much more to offer.

City Information Links

The following link is ideal for introductory information on Glasgow including how to get there, getting around, accommodation, things to do:-

If you are considering extending your stay in Glasgow, the following links might be useful:-

Suggested itineraries
What’s on

Let’s Meet promotional video

Special offers for delegates
Glasgow Convention Bureau have arranged a number of special offers for delegates including restaurants, tours and travel.

Delegates can find the full list of offers here:

Glasgow Taxis offer for airport transfers
Discounted travel is available for delegates for journeys between Glasgow Airport and City Centre with Glasgow Taxis:

Pre-book your taxi by phoning +44 (0) 141 429 7070 using the following codes to get the discounted fare.

GCB1 (Glasgow Airport to City Centre) set fare £18.00
GCB2 (City Centre to Glasgow Airport) £21.00

Explore the city
The venue is within easy walking distance of the trendy Finnieston area, with a selection of unique restaurants and bars to explore and the city centre with attractions, shopping and more!

Insider tips on the area can be found here:

Special tour discounts for delegates
If you’d like to take a sightseeing tour before or after the conference, Glasgow Convention Bureau have arranged special discounts for delegates as follows:

Rabbie’s Tours
Small group tours – full day or half-day, departing from Glasgow City Centre.
10% off tours for conference delegates using the code GCM1115
Tel: 0131 226 3133

Timberbush Tours
1,2 or 3 day tours of the Scottish Highlands and Islands, departing from Glasgow City Centre.
15% off tours for conference delegates using the code GCMB15
Tel: 0141 226 8882

Simply contact the tour company directly quoting the discount code above to book your trip.

City Centre Map
Please click here to download a city map, which has the hotel marked on it.

If you require more information please contact the BOHS Conference Team at