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Set in a prime position atop delightful terraced gardens, the Glenburn Hotel is ideal for a break on the island haven of Bute.
Private Car Park
Golf in Local Area
Public Transport Nearby
Number of Bedrooms: 120
Parking Spaces: 30
Steps into Hotel: 14
Check In Time: 3pm
Check Out Time: 10am
The Glenburn Hotel in Rothesay is a grand and elegant 3 star hotel on the Isle of Bute and was originally constructed in 1892 as a hydrotherapy retreat. Surrounded by lovely gardens the hotel commands fabulous views overlooking Rothesay Bay and the Cowal Peninsula.
Refurbished in 2016/2017 the Glenburn Hotel offers guests a great choice of accommodation for your hotel break in Rothesay. Each of the 120 bedrooms are spread over 20 to 30 square metres to ensure a comfortable stay and many of the bedrooms offer stunning and uninterrupted views of Rothesay Bay. Upgrade to a superior room to enjoy additional amenities such as seating area, coffee maker and dvd player.
The Ettrick Restaurant at the Glenburn Hotel is open daily and serves a varied and delicious menu. Relax with a drink in the welcoming bar or enjoy the hotels terrace which is the ideal spot to soak up the stunning views across Rothesay and Cowal.
The Glenburn Hotel offers a unique and varied programme of top class live entertainment throughout the year which will keep you entertained in the beautifully ballroom.
The Glenburn Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.
On each floor at the Glenburn Hotel you will find relaxing guestrooms each spread over 20 to 30 square metres to ensure a comfortable stay.
Each classic room offers en suite facilities, 32 inch flat screen led tv, hairdyer, phone, kettle, tea/coffee and toiletries.
Upgrade to one of the Classic Sea View Rooms and enjoy stunning and uninterrupted views of Rothesay Bay.
Superior Sea View Rooms also provide stunning and uninterrupted views of Rothesay Bay, but have the added benefit of extra amenities to ensure an extra comfortable stay.
Additional Room Facilities include:
Free Bottled Water, DVD Player, Coffee Maker, Settees
If you are looking for that extra special break in on the Isle of Bute then the Glenburn Suite is sure to deliver. As well as all the great amenities that the superior rooms offer guests who book the suite will enjoy your own balcony with private terrace to enjoy the glorious views that this hotel has to offer.
Bar & Restaurant
Available daily the Ettrick Restaurant at the Glenburn Hotel serves a varied menu with many of the dishes being prepared with local produce whenever possible.
After a day of exploring the Isle of Bute enjoy a drink or a light snack in the hotel bar or soak up the views of Rothesay Bay from the terrace.
Directions to the Glenburn Hotel in Rothesay
There is limited parking available within the grounds of the hotel some of which is bookable at £5.00 per day. Street parking available outside the hotel grounds.
Glasgow International Airport is the nearest airport to Rothesay in the Isle of Bute.
• Option 1
From Glasgow airport, you can either take the bus or the taxi to Paisley Gilmour Street Station which is about 2 miles away. You can then take the train to Wemyss Bay (40 mins). When you arrive in Wemyss Bay, take the ferry to Rothesay (35 mins ride). Upon arriving in Rothesay take a short 10 mins walk or alternatively, catch a taxi to The Glenburn Hotel.
• Option 2
Take a taxi from Glasgow International Airport Directly to Wemyss Bay (55 mins) and board the ferry to Rothesay (35min). After alighting, take a walk (10 Mins) or a taxi to The Glenburn Hotel.
• Option 3
From Glasgow, take a train directly from Glasgow Central Station to Wemyss Bay (50 mins) and board the ferry to Rothesay (35min). After alighting, take a walk (10 Mins) or a taxi to The Glenburn Hotel.
Rothesay can be reached by ferry from the mainland via 2 routes (both services are non-bookable) with Caledonian MacBrayne
Route Approximate Time
Wemyss Bay - Rothesay 35 minutes
Colintraive - Rhubodach 5 minutes
1) Wemyssbay Rothesay Bute Ferry Summer Timetable
2) Colintraive Rhubodach Bute Ferry Summer Timetable
*Passengers with mobility problems must call Caledonian MacBrayne on 08000665000 Option 4 at least 48 hours before travel.
Hotel Notice Board
We're very excited to announce we will be reopening the Hotel on the 15th of July, and we are accepting reservations from this date onward. We take our moral duty to protect the safety of our guests and staff seriously and consider it our number one priority. To enable us to assess and manage the risk posed by COVID-19 we have undertaken a detailed risk assessment and put controls in place to minimise the risk to staff and guests as far as is reasonably practical. To help us with this we are supported by Hygiene 2 Health ( www.h2hconsultant.co.uk ), a team of Health and Safety and public health professionals who have years of experience. They provide independent oversight of what we do, and up to date technical and practical support to ensure we continue to do our best to protect staff and guests whilst allowing you to enjoy your stay with us. We are continuing to review and improve our procedures based on government guidance to minimise the risk posed to you and to your family. We would therefore ask that during these difficult and unusual times, that you help us to keep you and others safe by complying with the additional controls which have been put in place. We hope you have an enjoyable and safe stay.
Guests staying on a dinner inclusive rate will receive 3 course dinner from the table d'hote in the main restaurant (Unless otherwise stated). Glenburn Hotel also has another restaurant should you prefer to dine in there guests will receive an allowance of £6 pppn towards the cost of a 2 course or £7.50 towards 3 course.
There is limited parking available within the grounds of the hotel some of which is bookable at £5.00 per day. Street parking available outside the hotel grounds. Pets are not allowed in the hotel. Wifi access is available only in certain areas of the property.
There is much to see and do on the tiny Isle of Bute. This idyllic island is just 33 miles from the Glasgow (as the crow flies) and is known for its delightful gardens, impressive architecture and is also the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts.
Enjoy fishing, golf, bowling, and visits to medieval castle ruins and various formal gardens. Take a stroll down to the pretty harbour or admire the fauna and flora along the West Island Way. A trip to Bute is a retreat from the hustle and bustle and a delight for the senses.