Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Balvicar getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Balvicar. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Balvicar

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Balvicar a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glencruitten Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Wings Over Mull (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Balvicar

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Balvicar is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Torsa Island (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Arduaine Garden (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Carn Breugach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Corryvreckan Whirlpool (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Ganavan Sands (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Moine Mhor Nature Reserve (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Balvicar

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 54.2 mi (87.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Balvicar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 124 vacation rentals near Balvicar. From 47 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Balvicar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Balvicar?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Balvicar. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Oban Ferry Terminal: 298 vacation rentals
  • Oban Distillery: 297 vacation rentals
  • Gylen Castle: 294 vacation rentals
  • Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel: 265 vacation rentals
  • Kilmartin Glen: 256 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Balvicar listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Balvicar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Houses in Balvicar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Balvicar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 56 rentals available
  • Cottages: 56 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Balvicar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Balvicar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.