Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Glenelg South

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Glenelg South. This city is romantic and walkable, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and biking. Brighton Beach and Adelaide Central Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Glenelg South

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Glenelg South a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Beachhouse (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Adelaide Zoo (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (7.4 mi / 12 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Glenelg South

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 85°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Glenelg South

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Glenelg South is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brighton Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Glenelg Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • West Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Henley Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Veale Gardens (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glenelg South

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Glenelg South?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 618 vacation rentals near Glenelg South. From 222 Houses to 259 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 Glenelg South for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Beachhouse: 882 vacation rentals
  • Glenelg Beach: 882 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Central Market: 849 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 876 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Station: 845 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glenelg South 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 Glenelg South?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 222 Houses in Glenelg South. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glenelg South include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 259 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 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 Glenelg South?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 79 vacation rentals with pool available in Glenelg South. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.