Serviced Apartments in Merchant City, Glasgow
Fraser Suites Glasgow Scotland
Gallery of Modern Art, GoMA
The Scotland’s most visited art gallery displays works that highlight the interests, influences and working methods artists from around the world share with those from Glasgow.
People’s Palace and Winter Gardens
Relax among the tropical plants in the elegant Victorian glasshouse that holds exhibitions and events throughout the year.
The headquarters of Glasgow City Council is the de facto city centre where all distances are measured from the nearby Glasgow Cross.
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Scotland’s most visited free attraction features collections that are extensive, wide-ranging and internationally significant.
Visit the oldest of the city’s parks for some of its major events, if not for the notable monuments and fountains.
The magnificent medieval building is the only such building in Scotland to have survived the Reformation of 1560 intact.
Glasgow Science Centre
A great family attraction with exhibits and activities that will keep visitors of all ages inspired and entertained for hours.
The SSE Hydro
The newly opened arena plays host to national and international music mega stars as well as global entertainment and sporting events. Read more
Catch a musical comedy, a drama, an orchestra performance or a concert here at the century-old theatre, brilliantly designed by prolific theatre architect Frank Matcham.
Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC)
Catch concerts or visit exhibitions at the Scotland’s largest and premier national venue for public events and conferences. Read more
The thriving multi-faceted venue has produced contemporary theatrical works as well as staged comedies and music from UK and around the world.
Glasgow Club Emirates Arena
A fantastic opportunity to get healthy and fit here at the arena, that is equipped with 80 pieces of equipment in the gym and 3 fitness studios.
The gracious pedestrian-only boulevard has plenty of street performers to keep you entertained as you shop among the internationally known fashion brands.
The shopping centre at Buchanan Street, central of Glasgow, is not only famed for its boutique shopping and exquisite dining, but also the magnificent peacock structure perching on top of the façade.
St Enoch Centre
Located in the city centre, the covered shopping mall is the perfect place to pick up a gift for your loved ones or simply to spend the afternoon away.
Hampden Park is Scotland's National football stadium in the Mount Florida area of Glasgow. Read more
Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. Read more
Glasgow Central Station
Glasgow Central station is a major mainline train station in a Queens Anne Style architecture. The larger of the two present main-line railway terminals in Glasgow. Read more
Fraser Suites Glasgow is ideally located within Glasgow's cultural hotspot Merchant City with a wide range of attractions, upmarket shopping venues, dining options, facilities and amenities, all of which within walking distance. Served by the St Enoch Station readily accessible just around the corner, getting to places is easy with the excellent public transport network.
Fraser Suites Glasgow, Scotland
1-19 Albion Street
Facilities, Amenities and Services within the vicinity
- Internationally renowned cafes, bars and restaurants (2- to 10- minute walk)
- Tesco Supermarket (3-minute walk)
- Marks and Spencer (5-minute walk)
- Pharmacy (3-minute walk)
- Cineworld Cinema (15-minute walk)
- Post Office (5-minute walk)
- Banks: HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, Barclays etc (5- to10-minute walk)
- Hairdressers (5-minute walk)
- Currency Exchange (5-minute walk)
Nearest Underground: St Enoch Station
- 5- to 7-minute walk from the property.
- Stops at all stations on Glasgow Underground.
Nearest Mainline Stations:
- Glasgow Queen Street Station, 10-minute walk from the property, connects to North and East of the city including Edinburgh.
- Glasgow Central Station, 15-minute walk from the property, connects to South and West of the city including England.
- Chauffeur service or taxi reservations may be arranged upon request.
Getting to Fraser Suites Glasgow
From Glasgow International Airport, approximately 20 minutes’ drive time.
Discover Glasgow, the fourth largest city of UK and largest in Scotland. The city of style is home to many world-class attractions, museums, galleries and stunning architectures, including notable works by renowned Scottish designer and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh, who has achievements found among many Glasgow’s churches and commercial buildings.
A city with one of the best downtown shopping experiences in the UK, Glasgow is vibrant and abuzz in arts and cultural happenings. The host city to 2014 Commonwealth Games is equally reputed for its lively music scene, pubs and clubs and high-profile exhibitions. Beyond the city, you will find lush countryside and a wealth of fascinating history as you follow the path of the River Clyde.
Essential facts of Scotland
The official language in United Kingdom (UK) is English.
The local time in the UK in winter is referred to as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). In summer, the local time in the UK in summer is referred to as British Summer Time (BST) which is GMT+1.
Visit the UK Visas and Immigration Service website at https://www.gov.uk/visas-immigration for information on visas for tourists, work, study, and other related information or useful contacts.
The British Pound Sterling (GBP) is used in the UK.
The standard VAT rate is 20%.
Tipping is not required in the UK. All staff in the UK, must by law, be paid at least the National Minimum Wage whether they receive tips or not.
Mondays to Fridays, 09:00 to 17:00 hours
Shops, may vary but generally:
Mondays to Fridays, 09:00 to 19:00 hours
Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 to 17:00 hours
The calling UK code is 44.
The electrical current in the UK is 230V/50Hz.
Public holidays in United Kingdom are called "Bank Holidays" and include:
-New Year's Day: 1st January
-Good Friday: varies
-Easter Monday: varies
-Early May Bank Holiday: 1st Monday of May
-Spring Bank Holiday: last Monday of May
-Summer bank Holiday: last Monday of August
-Christmas Day: 25th December
-Boxing Day: 26th December