West End Festival

West End Festival – 31st May to 30th June 2019

Glasgow welcomes The West End Festival every summer and this year is even bigger and better than ever. This mammoth cultural event sees the trendy West End awash with a diverse programme of entertainment.

Events are dotted around the West End from food & drink, exhibitions, plays, music, tours Outdoor Cellidh at Kelvingrove Art Galleries, BBC Comedy at the Stand, A Stab In The Dark: Murder on Byres Road at Curlers Rest and the spectacular finale Street Party parade to name just a few events to entertain and tickle your fancy. With many being free of charge, there really is something for everyone.

Over a million visitors have been to WEF since it began and with such an eclectic palette of acts and characters to be enjoyed, it really is a novel and special atmosphere right here on our doorstep!

Get into the spirit of the festival which is literally right up our street! Choose the Ambassador Hotel for your stay and you will be well placed to experience all the West End fun. Remember to book direct through our website for the best rates guaranteed.

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Botanic Gardens Glasgow

Located in the west end right on the River Kelvin, the entrance to the Botanic Gardens are only a 3 minute walk from the Ambassador Hotel.

Waverley on the Clyde

The Waverley steamer will be back in action next year in Glasgow! Paddle steamer Waverley is registered on The National Historic Fleet as being a vessel of pre-eminent national significance.

Glasgow by subway

One of the cheapest and quickest ways to get around Glasgow is most definitely the underground. Glasgow’s circular subway route is as easy as it gets to get around town.