As part of our ongoing series of places to visit in 2014 we head over to Scotland in the United Kingdom to look at Blythswood Square for some art, luxury, and pampering.
For those that would like to combine travel with an artistic focus, Blythwood Square is currently offering a Jack Vettriano Hotel Break
This special break was created in partnership with Kelvingrove art gallery which provides the ultimate package for art lovers. The Jack Vettriano hotel break offers a luxury overnight stay in the 5 star city centre hotel in Glasgow and a visit to the Retrospective exhibition of paintings by Jack Vettriano. This exhibition show cases over 100 paintings, from 1992 when he created the famous piece “The Singing Butler” right up to 2012. Jack is known for his Scottish heritage and controversial images that sell at the speed of lightening.
The Jack Vettriano Hotel break includes the following: Luxury accommodation in a bespoke designed classic bedroom / A 3 course lunch or dinner from the delicious market menu / A personal meet and greet (and queue jumping) escort into the exhibition by a member of the museum team / A signed copy of Jack Vettriano’s exhibition book and of course, a full Scottish Breakfast.
For those that just want to pamper themselves, the hotel has the Spa at Blythswood Square covering 10,000 square feet and offering the exclusive Blythswood Thermal Experience – a seven stage journey of alternating temperature experiences to soothe, relax and detoxify the body prior to spa treatments or as a restorative therapy and the UK’s first indigenous Scottish treatments designed in conjunction with luxury organic skincare house, ila. The Spa features nine spacious and tranquil treatment rooms including a double suite where guests can enjoy a full range of face, body and holistic treatments, a decadent Dark Pool where guests can relax in warm waters, a Rhassoul, a choice of wet and dry relaxation rooms and a spa lounge where guests can peruse the spa menu and choose from an array of beautifully presented tapas dishes.
Blythswood Square is Glasgow’s best five star hotel and is situated in the heart of this world famous city in Scotland overlooking private gardens. The hotel has 100 bedrooms including four spacious suites and a top floor penthouse. It also has a restaurant, bars, a private screening room and event facilities.