The Local Area

From Crown Gardens it is a short walk to the shops on Hyndland Road. The excellent Epicures restaurant is a three minute walk from the house; a brilliant venue for either breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Also near by are Odd Binns off license, Peckham’s delicatessen, and further down on Hyndland Street, the wonderful Delizique café & restaurant. There are also several corner shops for last minute supplies.

Peckhams Delicatessen

Crown Gardens is approximately a ten minute walk from Byres Road and Glasgow University – where you will find many shops, bars , coffee shops, restaurants, and the all important Hillhead Underground Station. Also near bye are the University’s Hunterian Museum, and on the other side of Kelvingrove Park, the outstanding Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.

Glasgow’s international airport is approximately 15 minutes away by car, or a £20 taxi ride. The M8 & M74 motorways are approximately 10 minutes away by car. The A82, the road to Loch Lomond and the West Highlands, is also close bye. Loch Lomond is only a thirty minute car journey away.