Destination guide

The friendly city of Greenock awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Greenock. This welcoming city is known for its bars, cafés and ice skating. Benmore Botanic Garden and Paisley Abbey are just a couple of the must-sees 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.


Activities and attractions in Greenock

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Greenock a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cowal Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Xscape Braehead (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greenock

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Greenock. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Lyle Hill (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Loch Long (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Inchailloch (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Loch Lomond (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Greenock

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Greenock Drumfrochar Station, Greenock Whinhill Station and Greenock Branchton Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Greenock?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 273 vacation rentals near Greenock. From 112 Houses to 72 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 Greenock for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Greenock Branchton Station: 538 vacation rentals
  • Greenock Drumfrochar Station: 567 vacation rentals
  • Greenock Fort Matilda Station: 537 vacation rentals
  • McLean Museum and Art Gallery: 585 vacation rentals
  • Custom House: 613 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 112 Houses in Greenock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Greenock include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 72 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 67 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 Greenock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Greenock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.