Accommodation
Please note that the Glynhill Hotel specified below is where we anticipate that most delegates will lodge. We’ll provide a special bus to take candidates from the hotel to and from the conference site.

 Glasgow City Centre:
The following hotels are close to Central Station in Glasgow City, so provide easy access to the transport to Paisley (£5.50? day return, 10 minute train to Paisley Gilmour Street) while providing excellent accommodation in the big city of Glasgow.

Grand Central Hotel – £120 (sole occupancy) per room per night plus breakfast; £132 (double occupancy) per room per night plus breakfast.  These rates are for 10-13 September.  For 9 September, it is £150 for sole occupancy and £132 for double occupancy.[https://www.grandcentralhotel.co.uk/partner/glasgow-grand-central-hotel/]. To make your reservation you can either phone 01412403700 or email grandcentralreservations@principal-hayley.com quoting “University of the West of Scotland”. We are currently holding 15 rooms with this hotel and these dates and prices are guaranteed up until 8 weeks before the conference. Cancellation of booking is 7 days prior to the 10th of September.

Radisson Blu Hotel – £139 per room per night plus breakfast.
https://www.radissonblu.com/en/hotel-glasgow. Discount rate until 8 weeks before the conference.
To make your reservation you can either phone +44 141 204 3333 quoting “University of the West of Scotland”.
We are currently holding 10 rooms with this hotel and these dates and prices are guaranteed up until 8 weeks before the conference.

Blythswood Square Hotel – £165 bed and breakfast.
https://www.blythswoodsquare.com/partner/glasgow-blythswood-square/.
To make your reservation you can either phone +44 141 248 8888 or email blythswoodreservation@principal-hayley.com quoting “University of the West of Scotland”.
We are currently holding 15 rooms with his hotel and these dates and prices are guaranteed up until 8 weeks before the conference. Cancellation of booking is up to 7 days prior to the 10th of September.

Local:
Glynhill Hotel – £87 per room per night inclusive of bed, breakfast and leisure facilities.
http://www.glynhill.com/.
This hotel is a 30 minute walk from the university – but we will provide a special bus to take candidates to the university. For reservations you can phone +44 141 886 5555 quoting “University of the West of Scotland”.
We are currently holding 10 rooms with his hotel and these dates and prices are guaranteed up until 1 week before the conference.
UWS student residences at approximately £25 per night https://hallpad.uws.ac.uk/hallpad/.

Transport from Glasgow International Airport
Paisley or the Glynhill Hotel is just 10 minutes from the airport by bus or cab. You can get to Glasgow city (8 miles) from the airport either by a taxi cab at approximately £16.50 or by Glasgow Airport Express coach service at £7.50.

Conference Location
Paisley Campus of the University of University of the West of Scotland.  The Main Reception is on the High Street of Paisley.  The campus is 10 minutes by taxi from the airport and 10 minutes’ walk from Gilmour Train Station in Paisley.  The telephone number of the University of +44 141 848 3000.

Enquiries

If you have any questions please contact:

Carly Dawson
carly.dawson@uws.ac.uk
+44 141 848 4183 (office) +44 7856128866 (mobile)

Dr Abel Usoro
abel.usoro@uws.ac.uk
+44 141 848 3959 (office) +44 7958673130 (mobile)

Hotel and Additional Conference Information 2017