Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Skelmorlie getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Skelmorlie with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.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 Skelmorlie

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Skelmorlie has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cowal Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skelmorlie

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Skelmorlie is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Lyle Hill (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Loch Long (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Loch Lomond (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Skelmorlie

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 17 mi (27.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Skelmorlie?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 207 vacation rentals near Skelmorlie. From 84 Houses to 62 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 Skelmorlie for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Balloch Castle: 823 vacation rentals
  • Helensburgh Central Station: 597 vacation rentals
  • Dunoon Ferry Terminal: 503 vacation rentals
  • Hill House: 564 vacation rentals
  • Alexandria Balloch Station: 826 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skelmorlie 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 Skelmorlie?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 84 Houses in Skelmorlie. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Skelmorlie include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 62 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 43 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Skelmorlie?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Skelmorlie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.