Accommodation, Travel, Glasgow Guide and Offers
For further information on visiting Glasgow, please click here.
Book your accommodation online:
Accommodation will be sold on a first come, first served basis and the published rates will be available until Monday 27th February 2017.
Please email the GCMB directly regarding any accommodation enquiries such as booking for additional nights. Please also be aware that the conference timings for panel sessions and plenaries are envisaged as follows:
Monday 10 April: 0930 - 1745
Tuesday 11 April: 0930 - 1700
Wednesday 12 April: 0900 - 1700
Travelling to Glasgow
For essential information on travelling to Glasgow please click here.
Discounted travel is available for delegates for journeys between Glasgow Airport and the 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.
Code: CM7 (Glasgow Airport to City Centre)
CM5 (City Centre to Glasgow Airport)
The set fare per journey is then £19, saving you approximately £3 on the standard fare.
Glasgow Airport Express service 500 is Glasgow Airport's official bus service connecting the airport and the city centre in just 15 minutes. We pick up and drop off at Hope Street near Central Station, George Square near Queen Street Station and Buchanan Bus Station as well as stops close to popular hotels. Book your ticket in advance here.
Bars and Restaurants
An alternative bar guide by Dr Neil McGarvey, School of Government and Public Policy, University of Strathclyde, is available here.
To search restaurants by area or make a booking, visit: bestglasgowrestaurant.com
Discounts and Offers
Glasgow Conventions Team have arranged a number of special offers for delegates including restaurants, tours and travel. The full list of offers are here.
Tours / Sightseeing
For further details on the Glasgow City Centre Mural Trail please click here.
If you would like to take a sightseeing tour, Glasgow Conventions Team have arranged special discounts for delegates as follows:
Small group tours – full day or half-day, departing from Glasgow City Centre.
10% off tours for conference delegates using the code GCM1115
0131 226 3133; www.rabbies.com
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
0141 226 8882; http://www.timberbush-tours.co.uk/
Simply contact the tour company directly quoting the discount code above to book your trip.