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AA 4 Stars
The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, Nr Glasgow
1 St Andrews Drive, Nr Glasgow, G68 0EW T: 01236 457 171 F: 01236 738 478 Get Directions

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Accessibility at the Westerwood Hotel

At the Westerwood we aim to provide the highest standards of service to all our guests and we look forward to making your stay an enjoyable one. Facilities available for guests with disability needs are as follows:

Arrival

Directions to The Westerwood Hotel are available by clicking here, or by calling the hotel on 01236 475 171

As you arrive at The Westerwood Hotel, you will find approximately 250 parking spaces of which 10 are specifically reserved for blue badge holders. These are located directly outside the hotel's main entrance, and at the rear entrance in our Leisure car park. The main hotel entrance is via automatic doors. Should you require any assistance with luggage or equipment, our reception team or porters will be available to assist 24 hours?

Reception

The Reception desk is located on the ground floor of the hotel in the entrance lobby. The reception desk is 118 cm high with a lower level section at 77cm high, although check-in can also be completed whilst sitting at a table in the lounge if required.

You will be offered a personal check-in service with a full explanation of the hotel's facilities together with a
familiarisation tour and assistance in delivering luggage to your room.

Reception staff will also brief you on our evacuation policy and please note on your registration card if any assistance is needed in the event of an evacuation.

The following accessible aids are available at Reception:

• Portable Induction Loop for use at Reception

• Large Button Phone

• Vibrating Pad to assist waking guests with hearing disabilities in the event of a fire alarm

• An evac chair is also available to enable staff to assist with the emergency evacuation of disabled, if necessary.

On entrance to the main lobby, to the left of the reception are the lifts to the first and second floor bedrooms.

Bedrooms

The Westerwood Hotel has 3 purpose-built accessible rooms on the ground floor. Twin or double bed combinations are available. The flooring in bedrooms is short pile carpet and flooring in bathrooms is tiled.
Reading lamps are provided. Room service is available 24 hours. Items of furniture can also be moved or removed on request.

The bathrooms are designed with an accessible shower with a small lip. Emergency pull cords link directly to reception from both the bedroom and bathroom.

In the event of an emergency a member of the team will assist with your evacuation if necessary. Fire evacuation advice is provided on the back of your bedroom door and a disabled refuge area is situated at the foot of the stairwell in the fire escape next to both accessible rooms.

Public areas

There are no steps or slopes on the main corridors and public areas on the ground floor.

Our Flemings Restaurant and bar is located on the ground floor making them easily accessible, and access to the Flemings outdoor seating area can be gained by using the sloped exit and entrance. Our Grill restaurant and Leisure facilities can be accessed from the first floor by utilising the lifts in the bedroom corridor, or the disabled-access lift in our Leisure and golf area of the hotel.

All lifts have audible enunciation and tactile buttons at standard height.

Accessible toilet facilities are located in the main lobby area on the ground floor.

There is good WiFi and network coverage for mobile phones within the hotel and grounds

Conference, Banqueting & Meeting Rooms

Our meeting rooms are located on the ground and first floors and are fully accessible from Reception. Hearing loops are available upon request in advance, and lighting can be dimmed where required.

Please notify your conference or banquet for specific seating or staging requirements.

Accessible toilet facilities are located in the main lobby area on the ground floor.

Outdoor Facilities

The patio area can be accessed via the rear entrance to the hotel, which is level and paved, and by using the sloped entrance from the bedroom corridor.

Alternative means of transport

If not travelling by car, the nearest bus stop is located in the Cumbernauld Village. Bus routes and timetables can be given upon request. An accessible taxi service is available from 'Central Cars' taxi firm that can be contacted on 01236 722 772

The nearest train station is located in the village of Croy, a 5-minute car journey away.

The town centre is just 5 minutes car journey from the hotel entrance.

Contact Information

Address:  The Westerwood, 1 Saint Andrews Drive, Cumbernauld, G68 0EW

Telephone: 01236 457 171

Fax: 01236 738 478

Website: www.qhotels.co.uk/thewesterwood

Local public transport numbers: Bus (Scottish First Group) 01224 650100

Train: 0330 303 0111

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