Glasgow is the most populous city in Scotland filled with activities. For some visitors, chilling at a luxury hotel might be all you need. And we know a few places with swimming pools onsite so you can relax all day. Some properties also have hot tubs and spa treatments to go with their heated pools. There’s even a 5-star hotel if you want to splurge. Below, we’ve rounded up the best luxury Glasgow hotels with swimming pools. But first, we’ll share some of our recommendations.

Best Glasgow Hotel With Pool & Spa

  • Kimpton – Blythswood Square HotelThis hotel features an indoor pool and a spa all under one roof. Spa at Blythswood Square’s thermal area includes an indoor pool as well as a steam room and sauna. The spa also offers a full treatment menu, with massages, body scrubs, and facials.
  • Glasgow Marriott Hotel (photo above) Glasgow Marriott offers a variety of amenities that ensure guests enjoy a relaxing stay. The hotel’s leisure club features a sparkling indoor pool and a sauna. There’s also Spa in the City offering a variety of services, including massages and facials.

Best Glasgow Hotel With Pool & Hot Tub

  • Village Hotel GlasgowThis hotel’s health and wellness area is packed with state-of-the-art facilities. The large 20-meter heated pool is a guest favorite along with the adjacent whirlpool bath.
  • Crowne Plaza GlasgowYou’ll find the best leisure facilities here, along with a large heated indoor pool and built-in hot tub. There’s also a relaxing sauna for guests.

Most Affordable Glasgow Hotel With Swimming Pool

  • Village Hotel GlasgowIf you’re looking for affordable accommodation in Glasgow, check out the Village Hotel. They offer a range of amenities, including a large heated indoor pool. Visit in late December or early January and rates start as low as $88 USD per night.
  • Glasgow Marriott HotelThe Glasgow Marriott is one of the city’s well-known hotels and one of the most affordable. Rates may vary throughout the year, but the Deluxe double rooms can be as low as $145 USD per night.

1. Kimpton – Blythswood Square Hotel 

Originally designed for the aristocracy, this landmark hotel still exudes class. Inside the recently renovated rooms, you’ll find stunning Georgian architecture. A choice of 113 guest rooms and suites boast marble bathrooms, edgy artwork, and luxury amenities. The facilities are as slick as the accommodations. There’s a well-loved spa which includes a pool, steam room, sauna and gym. Guests can dine at the onsite seafood restaurant iasg, or enjoy a cocktail or coffee at The Salon. Location-wise, it’s hard to beat as the city center is just a stone’s throw away. As the only 5-star property on our list, this is definitely the best Glasgow hotel with a swimming pool.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was gorgeous and the beautiful new spa was 10/10.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suites
  • Address: 11 Blythswood Square, Glasgow City Centre, Glasgow, G2 4AD, United Kingdom

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2. Crowne Plaza Glasgow, an IHG Hotel 

The Crown Plaza Glasgow is set on the banks of the River Clyde. Bedrooms are blessed with stunning views of the river and city. You are guaranteed a good night’s sleep thanks to the ‘Sleep Advantage program’ which ensures quiet zones and premium bedding. Leisure facilities include a fitness center, spa, restaurant, bar, and outdoor terrace. There’s also a heated swimming pool and sauna. This is an excellent option if you’re heading to the city for business. There’s a total of 15 meeting rooms with the largest boasting a 800 person capacity.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was big and comfortable with a great view of the river. The pool and spa were excellent.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: One bedroom suite
  • Address: Congress Rd, North West, Glasgow, G3 8QT, United Kingdom 

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3. DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Central

If you’ve stayed at a DoubleTree hotel before, you’ll know your stay starts with a warm cookie at check-in – delicious. It continues with large ensuite rooms which are both quiet and comfortable. The hotel’s signature restaurant Brisket is headed up by a multi-award-winning chef.  There’s also Cask Bar where guests can hang out and enjoy local or craft beers, and a Costa Coffee. Leisure facilities include an indoor pool, fitness center, sauna, and steam room. For foodies and fashionistas, the location of this hotel is second to none. It’s within walking distance to both the shopping of Buchanan Street and the restaurants of Bath Street.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was well equipped and nicely fitted out. The leisure facilities, especially the pool were very nice.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: One bedroom king suite
  • Address: 36 Cambridge Street, Glasgow City Centre, Glasgow, G2 3HN, United Kingdom

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4. Village Hotel Glasgow

The Village Hotel is situated close to Finnieston which was named by ‘The Times’ as one of the hippest places to live in the UK. The area is peppered with cool bars, gig venues, and top-notch restaurants. Onsite, you’ll have access to the Village Health & Wellness Club which is packed with state-of-the-art facilities. Guests can expect the latest gym equipment, whirlpool, sauna, and the all-important 20-metre heated swimming pool. When it comes to sleeping, there are 120 well-appointed rooms which all feature large TVs with Sky channels. For a quick coffee, there’s a Starbucks onsite too. Or, for something more substantial, there’s a stylish bar and a Grill restaurant.

  • Guest Reviews: We stayed in the Club room, so we had access to the pool. We were very happy as the pool was so nice.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Club room
  • Address: 7 Festival Gate, Pacific Drive, South, Glasgow, G51 1DB, United Kingdom

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5. Hilton Glasgow

The rooms at the Hilton Glasgow are modern and stylish. Inside, you’ll find air conditioning, flatscreen TVs, and complimentary toiletries. Check out the suites if you want the most comfortable stay. For dining, guests are treated to some excellent F&B options without stepping out of the hotel. The Tea Lounge by Dilmah offers an innovative afternoon tea, while you can experience authentic haggis at Tart & Lobster. The Livingwell Health Club is where the swimming pool can be found. There’s also a fitness center with plenty of cardio equipment, and a sauna and steam room to relax in.

  • Guest Reviews: Our suite was excellent, it had everything we needed. Breakfast and dinner were amazing.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: King Hilton suite
  • Address: 1 William Street, Glasgow City Centre, Glasgow, G3 8HT, United Kingdom 

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6. Glasgow Marriott Hotel

In a perfect spot to explore the city, the Marriot is close to many attractions, shopping, and nightlife. But, when it’s time to relax, the spacious rooms here are pretty perfect too. You’ll find luxury bedding, large flatscreen TVs with movies, and a work desk. The leisure club is home to a fabulous indoor pool, as well as a modern gym and sauna. If more low-key well-being activities are on the agenda, there’s a serene spa where you can unwind. The flagship restaurant Cast Iron Grill serves British cuisine with a contemporary twist. For drinks, the Brew Bar Lounge is a better hangout spot. Or, if you’d rather not leave your room at all, 24-hour room service is available.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was very clean and comfortable. The pool was excellent and the breakfast was delicious with lots of choices.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Deluxe double room
  • Address: 500 Argyle Street, Anderston, Glasgow City Centre, Glasgow, G3 8RR, United Kingdom

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Glasgow HotelsBest Rooms
Kimpton – Blythswood Square HotelSuites
Crowne Plaza Glasgow, an IHG HotelOne bedroom suite
DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow CentralOne bedroom king suite
Village Hotel GlasgowClub room
Hilton GlasgowKing Hilton suite
Glasgow Marriott HotelDeluxe double room
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