The ‘West End’ of Glasgow is renowned for its beautiful architecture, quaint shops, bustling nightlife, parks and is centred around Byres Road. The area attracts young and mature professionals and students attending Glasgow University.
There are many attractions including the Kelvingrove Art Galleries, the new Riverside Transport Museum, Botanic Gardens, Kelvingrove Park and numerous leisure facilities, bars and restaurants. The Glasgow Underground runs throughout the West End making transport to the City Centre easy and quick.
The area around Byres Road is known as Hillhead and Dowanhill and is the busiest and liveliest part of the West End. Byres Road is a main artery running between Dumbarton Road and Great Western Road and people come here to shop, dine and meet friends. Ahston Lane situated behind Byres Road is a popular cobbled lane come rain, hail or snow. The lane is housed by many pubs, restaurants and the Grosvenor Cinema where you can enjoy watching a film with a glass or wine or beer.