The city of Glasgow is within a 50 minute drive from Hollybank and makes the ideal day out for all the family. With a rich history, there is a wealth of things to do and see.

Top Attractions

Check our galleries and museums section for more information for great art and heritage and places to visit during your stay. Charles Rennie Mackintosh lovers will also find Mackintosh at the WillowThe LighthouseHouse for an Art Lover and The Willow Tea Rooms.

Things to do with children in Glasgow

Parks & Gardens in Glasgow

Food & Drink in Glasgow


A haven for stylish shoppers, Glasgow is one of the best shopping destinations outside London. From high street favourites to premium designer brands and independent vintage stores, Glasgow is an emporium of fashion, homeware, and accessories.

Take a wander through Glasgow’s Style Mile, situated in the heart of the always bustling Buchanan Street. Featuring high street favorites including Zara, H&M, Victoria’s Secret, Urban Outfitters, Buchanan Street stretches from a luxury department store, House of Fraser, to Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall at the top.

Also located on Buchanan Street is the city’s premium shopping mall, Princes Square. With over 25 shops including Vivienne Westwood, Kate Spade, COS, French Connection, Whistles, Reiss and more, Princes Square has everything from furniture to fashion, cosmetics to jewellery. It is one of Glasgow’s most cutting-edge shopping destinations.

Another of Glasgow’s luxury shopping districts can be found between Royal Exchange Square and Merchant City, along this stretch of the city you’ll find Ingram Street. Lined with Gothic-inspired architecture and designer brands such as Cruise, Bang & Olufsen, Ralph Lauren, Emporio Armani and more, Ingram Street is a boulevard of chic style and lavish luxury.

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