The Glasgow School of Art and our residential accomodation is located in Glasgow city centre, with a host of theatres, bars, galleries, museums, restaurants and excellent shopping on your doorstep.  Our central locatation provides the best base for your visit the Glasgow - Scotland's largest and most vibrant cities - Glasgow today is a modern, cosmopolitian European city.

Vacation Accomodation >

During the summer months of July, August and September The Glasgow School of Art's student residence accommodations are set up for vacation rentals and is rented out to individuals, families and groups in addition to students.

Margaret Macdonald House is now registered as a 2 star Hostel with Visit Scotland. The people who take advantage of the low priced accommodation include back packers, students, families, summer school students, student groups and other groups including pipe bands. All bedrooms are single and almost 50% of the rooms are ensuite.

The Old School House will not be available summer 2015.  Going forward please note GSA no longer leases OR manages The Old School House at 194 Renfew Street.

If you would like to make a booking, please contact us on +44 (0) 141 331 1261 or

For further information about the accommodation in the summer please follow the links on the top left of this page or contact us.