Destination guide

The friendly area of Glen Rose awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Glen Rose. This welcoming city is known for its wildlife, riverfront and parks. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Glen Rose

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Glen Rose a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harbor Lakes Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Cleburne Golf Links (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Hico City Park (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Rose

Travelers enjoy Glen Rose for its wildlife and parks. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Glen Rose is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dinosaur Valley State Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Fossil Rim Wildlife Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cleburne State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Granbury City Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Granbury City Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Lake Granbury (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glen Rose

The nearest airport is in Fort Worth, TX (FTW-Meacham Intl.), located 46.7 mi (75.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Glen Rose?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals near Glen Rose. From 14 Cabins to 67 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glen Rose for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dinosaur Valley State Park: 103 vacation rentals
  • Fossil Rim Wildlife Center: 95 vacation rentals
  • Dinosaur World: 104 vacation rentals
  • Big Rocks Park: 108 vacation rentals
  • Creation Evidence Museum: 105 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Rose 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 Cabins in Glen Rose?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Cabins in Glen Rose. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glen Rose include:

  • Houses: 67 rentals available
  • Cottages: 14 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 2 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 Glen Rose?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Glen Rose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.