2008 Coupe Mondiale General Information
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Notice: The Normandy Hotel is sold out. All reservations received from now on will be accommodated at The Erskine Bridge Hotel. Please use this submit form to reserve your room today.

The Erskine Bridge is a sister hotel to the Normandy Hotel where the same rates apply. There will be a continous shuttle available for transportation between the two Hotels, which are located less than 5 mintues apart.
2008 Coupe Mondiale Headquarters - NORMANDY HOTEL

This is the official hotel for the Coupe Mondale 2008

We believe that not being part of a large chain can make a real difference, so come and Cosmopolitan Hotels operate two 3 star hotels close to Glasgow's International Airport the Normandy Hotel and its smaller sister hotel the Erskin. Complimentary transport has been arranged to and from Glasgow international airport to both hotels which takes the pressure out of travelling with heavy instruments and help you to experience real Scottish hospitality.

Situated in its own grounds near to Glasgow International airport, the Normandy Hotel offers the best of both worlds. Natural beauty is easily accessible. Loch Lomond and Scotland's first National Park are a short drive away, during free time.

The delights of Glasgow, one of the world's most exciting cities, are but a ten minute drive from the hotel.

The Normandy hotel offers many services as listed below:

  • Luggage Storage
  • Restaurant
  • Garden
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Heating
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar
  • Soundproofed Rooms
  • Rooms/Facilities for Disabled
  • Elevator
  • Newspapers
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Car Rental
  • Currency Exchange
  • Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN in room for Charge
  • Business Center with Internet Services Available
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet Access on Ground Floor
  • Laundry
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Fitness Centre
  • Solarium, Massage
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • All Public and Private Spaces are now designated Non Smoking,

In the event of a no show or a cancellation with less than 1 day notice prior to the date of arrival, an amount equivalent to 100 % of the total booking value will be charged. Children up to and including the age of 12 stay free. Children over the age of 12 are charged as adults. Payments accepted include Visa, Maestro, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club.

Room Pricing Information:

  • Single - £ 48.00 per night includes Full Buffet style Breakfast
  • Double Bed or Two Singles - £ 58.00 per night includes Full Buffet style Breakfast
  • Triple - £ 68.00 per night includes Full Buffet style Breakfast
  • Quads - £ 78.00 per night includes Full Buffet style Breakfast

Restaurants and Bars in the hotel are offering snacks and meals throughout the day.


Glasgow has two airports, Glasgow International and Glasgow Prestwick. The Normandy Hotel is situated in Paisley. The best airport is Glasgow International which is only minutes away and for which we have arranged a courtesy Bus from the hotel to pick you up on arrival.

Many international airlines including some low cost airlines fly into both Glasgow International and Glasgow Prestwick Airports. For Arrivals into Glasgow Prestwick you may travel to the Hotel either by Train or Bus.

By Train
Glasgow Prestwick International is the only airport in Scotland served by its own railway station. The station, which is just 80 metres from the check-in desks, is connected to the airport by an enclosed skywalk. Trains operate every 30 minutes (hourly on a Sunday) to Glasgow Central Station journey time is 44 minutes. Taxis are available outside the Railway Station which is about 5 minutes travel time and less than £ 5.00.

This rail service is operated in conjunction with First Scot Rail visit: www.firstgroup.com/scotrail

By Bus
Glasgow Prestwick Airport is served by Stagecoach Western Express Service X77 service to/from Glasgow Buchanan Street Station, this is a direct service which stops outside the airport concourse. Operating hourly from 08:33 until 19:33. (every 30 minutes at peak times from 07:13-08:13) Journey time is 50 minutes. Taxis are available outside the Glasgow Central Station.

For further information on the X77 Service telephone: Glasgow +44 (0)141 552 4961 or Ayr +44 (0)1292 613500

Take exit M8 at junction 28 and follow the one way system past the airport terminal building. Drive straight on at the first roundabout and turn left at the next roundabout signposted for Paisley/Renfrew. Take a left at the next roundabout. Go straight on to the traffic lights before turning right. The hotel is on the immediate left.

For Information and Assistance

Anna Bodell
Les Jardins D Alizarine 121
1416 Avenue H Guillaume
Tamaris, 83500 La Seyne Sur Mer

Phone: +44 (0) 7770 450 840

Email: Ray.anna@btinternet.com
Please complete the following steps using either your 'mouse' or 'tab' key to move between sections:
  • (1) Name(s) of people to occupy room (if double/trip room, please supply additional names)
  • (2) Please tell us if you are a candidate, delegate, jury, guest etc...
  • (3) Type of Room (Single/Double/Triple/Quad)
  • (4) Arrival Date and Departure Date
  • (6) Submit your registration

After your accommodation submit form below is received, your hotel reservation will be confirmed, by an email from the Hotel.

Limited number of rooms available, please submit as soon as possible

Step 1 - Personal Information Please complete the following information
Family Name
First Name
If Double/Triple/Quad Room Please supply additional names
Double Room: 2nd Name for Room
Triple Room: 3rd Name for Room
Quad Room: 4th Name for Room
Country of Residence
Contact Information
Address Street/Number
State, Postal/Zip Code
Telephone Country: City: Number:
Fax: Country: City: Number:
Step 2 - Please select one of the following:
Coupe Mondiale Virtuoso Entertainment
Junior Coupe Mondiale Junior Virtuoso Entertainment
Piano Accordion Competition Ensemble Music Competition
Delegate Member of Jury Note: must be confirmed by Music Committee
CIA Executive/Music Committee Visitor

Step 3 - Hotel Room Selection
Which kind of room would you like to reserve?
Step 4 - Arrival Date/Departure Date
Arrival Date:
Departure Date:
It is anticipated that I will:
Questions or additional flight information, estimated time of arrival:
Step 6 - Submit Your Registration Form
Please submit your information by clicking the "SUBMIT HOTEL INFO" button below.


We look forward to welcoming you to Glasgow for the 61st Coupe Mondiale!

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