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Spacious Upper Villa Apartment In Bishopton, Glasgow Commuter Village



Updated: 16-Oct-2016
Apartment in Bishopton, nr. Glasgow, Scotland - Private Parking, Sleeps 5-6, 3 Bedrooms

This bright upper villa apartment is perfect for those wishing to explore Central Scotland. The nearby Erskine Bridge gives access to Loch Lomond and the beautiful West Coast, while the M8 makes Glasgow, Edinburgh, or the pretty villages of Fife's East Neuk, an easy drive away. Just round the corner are a bank, Post Office, grocery and greengrocer with a small supermarket five minute's walk away. Bishopton has several restaurants which offer a delivery service and, just outside of the village there's a great selection of restaurants offering relaxed or fine dining. The apartment has WIFI, television, DVD, and a selection of books, DVDs, children's toys and games.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

April 2012 - Bishopton was a perfect base, the florist round the corner made up beautiful arrangements for me, the corner shop was brilliant for the milk & newspaper and the co-op was just enough for a bigger shop and reasonably priced wine. Tesco in port glasgow would provide anything else anyone could want. The apartment itself was fantastic - very comfortable and had everything we needed.I had chosen the apartment for its description, the decor and the location. We also loved the art! Thank you for the essentials in the kitchen - couldn't believe you had provided breakfast tea - we had only brought our afternoon tea! Very nice coffee too. J.Wakely

June 2012 - Thanks Beth, Fantastic flat, would love to rent it again when we are next up. C.Reid

July 2012 - Thanks – the apartment was really lovely and we did enjoy our stay very much. H Mattsson, Finland
Mar 2012
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12 Reviews

based on 12 holidaymaker reviews


Great apartment - lots of space!!

  • 4 of 5

Fabulous place, great location for accessing Glasgow and surrounding area. Lovely break, thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Most excellent venue.

  • 5 of 5

Arrived on 4th July with 2 very sea sick children and contacted the owner asking to get into the property early. This was no problem at all and we were allowed immediate access. The pictures don't really do the house justice as it is a very spacious welcoming flat. It was immaculately clean and there was a very much appreciated packet of shortbread, tea, coffee and milk. Towels, bed linen and bath mats all supplied and were pristine and plentiful.The apartment is well equipped with everything a family would need for a holiday even down to plastic crockery, toys and books for children. When required the heating was easy to operate and the flat extremely cosy. My 2 children took great advantage of the swing and garden. I can't recommend this apartment highly enough. The owner and her mother were so helpful and approachable. Will definitely be back again and have recommended this property to a number of people already.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Good "Glasgow" Base

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a couple of nights celebrating a local family occasion. The property was well positioned for an exploration of Glasgow and the surrounding areas with excellent road links and exceptional rail links! The local store was really handy and well stocked. We found the property clean and well maintained. We would return to this property and are considering this for further exploration of the area. Just need to change the Scottish licencing laws to enable me to buy a bottle of 80 shilling beer when I arrive into Glasgow airport at 5 minutes after 10!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

From the moment we were met at the driveway and welcomed to the property up until the time we left, our stay was perfect. The property is gorgeous, clean, well maintained, and light and airy. The owners have thought of everything for you. Our bedrooms were just lovely, try and snag the main one with the walk in wardrobe and ensuite, its luxury. Liz who initially welcomed us and then left us in peace gave us lots of tips for restaurants, shops etc. My elderly parents loved staying here and it is central to everything. We would not hesitate to stay again. In fact I am booking for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Eileen, Thanks so much for the excellent review, we look forward to welcoming you and your family back again next year!
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  • 5 of 5

Lovely, clean, spacious apt with a nice yard and big windows. Well appointed kitchen. Close to the train, post office, bank and wee shops.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fab apartment!

  • 5 of 5

After our recent stay at the Bishopton apartment, I'm very happy to say that we loved it! My daughters (17 months and 3) both appreciated the use of the toys provided - they totally forgot about the toys we'd taken for them!

We loved the high ceilings and space that the apartment gave us. The kitchen is small but well equipped and the rooms are all cosy and clean.

I would definitely recommend this as a good base for a visit to Glasgow.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Equestrian Centre, Ingliston Country Club - 1.5 miles


Erskine Beach - 5 minutes by car

Loch Lomond - 30 minutes by car

Gourock - 30 minutes by car or train

Largs - 30 minutes by car

Helensburgh - 30 minutes by car


Inchinnan Business Park - 2.8 miles

Glasgow International Airport - 5.9 miles

Prestwick Airport - 39.4 miles

Car hire is not essential as there is railway station round the corner which can take you into Glasgow or west to Gourock


Braehead Shopping Centre & Arena - 6.3 miles

Xscape at Braehead - 6.3 miles

Ikea - 6.3 miles

Golden Jubilee Hospital, Clydebank - 6.5 miles

Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley - 7 miles

Southern General Hospital Glasgow - 8.5 miles

Glasgow Science Centre - 11.9 miles

Glasgow City Centre - 12 miles

SECC - 13.3 miles

Loch Lomond - 22 miles

Further Details:

Just round the corner are a bank, Post Office, grocery shop and greengrocer

5 minutes walk away are a small supermarket, 2 bars, several restaurants which offer a delivery service

Just outside the village there's a great selection of restaurants offering informal or fine dining


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
18 Jul 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Minimum of 3 nights stay. Payment of deposit 25%, deposit payable on booking. Payment of balance payable 3 weeks prior to arrival.
No Pets. No Smoking.

Changeover Day:
Flexible on changeover day
Flexible on arrival and departure times

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 16-Oct-2016
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From the Owner


Property Type

  • apartment


  • Family


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • village


  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath/shower over, wc En-suite shower room to bedroom 1 with walk-in double shower, sink, vanity unit and wc


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with ensuite, kingsize bed Bedroom 2 with twin beds Bedroom 3 with single bed Double sofabed in living room


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk etc will be provided Please note that if there is a 6th person in the booking there is an additional charge of £20 per night for use of the sofabed & additional bedding and towels. Outside: Large garden, with table & chairs Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Includes 1 set of towels/linen per person for the booking period. This is a self-catering apartment. For extended stays there will be a weekly change of towels and bed linen. Other: In bedroom 2 there are a selection of childrens toys & books Can supply large travel cot and high chair

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