Where to stay around Glasgow?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,334 vacation rentals near Glasgow. From 531 Condos/Apartments to 528 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glasgow for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Glasgow Green: 472 vacation rentals
  • Royal Concert Hall: 1,110 vacation rentals
  • Lighthouse: 1,102 vacation rentals
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club: 1,426 vacation rentals
  • Glasgow Hyndland Station: 1,172 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glasgow 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 Condos/Apartments in Glasgow?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 531 Condos/Apartments in Glasgow. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glasgow include:

  • Studios: 528 rentals available
  • Hotels: 357 rentals available
  • Houses: 179 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Glasgow?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 85 vacation rentals with pool available in Glasgow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Glasgow a go-go: nonstop fun, culture, and heritage

    Rich in history and modern charm, Glasgow is a hip and lively Scottish destination. Booking a Glasgow vacation rental gives you instant access to cosmopolitan Europe at its best, including its many museums, shops, historic attractions, and natural wonders. Whether you favor a bit of glamor or arts and culture, you'll find much to explore in this heritage-rich city known as much for its hidden gems as its well-known sites, like the shimmering River Clyde. Traveling solo, with friends, or with family, you'll find that Glasgow offers activities and entertainment for everyone.

    Rock on, hipsters, history lovers, and hop-on tour lovers

    Glasgow epitomizes cool, and 1 of the best ways to experience that chill is by cruising down the Clyde. The wind in your hair, you'll admire amazing views of castles and historic shipyards. It's also an UNESCO City of Music, which means there's always a concert happening somewhere. Pop over to the hipster-friendly West End for lively pubs and retro cocktail bars. This area also houses charming vintage boutiques, antique shops, and lush gardens. Of course, a hop-on, hop-off bus tour is essential if you're new to the city and need the scoop on all things Glasgow.

    Take me to church—and maybe the cemetery, too

    You don't book a Glasgow vacation rental without vowing to visit the Glasgow Cathedral. This 12th-century marvel is an amazing example of medieval architecture. If you're all about modern life, a visit to the Riverside Museum celebrates history with techy twists—think old-world cars mingling with interactive exhibits. Over 8,000 exhibits are on display at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, while the Gallery of Modern Art features hip contemporary works in a bold mansion. Don't let the Glasgow Necropolis scare you—this Victorian cemetery features thousands of stunning monuments.

    Things are getting seriously cool in Glasgow

    Glasgow is cool but not exactly cold. Winter temperatures rarely dip below freezing, and even when they do it's very brief. Sure, you should pack a parka, but don't expect much snowfall. Spring is equally mild, while summer is interesting in its mood swings. One day may be bright and warm, the next will find you reaching for a jacket and an umbrella. In other words, prepare for everything. If you book a Glasgow vacation rental in the fall, you'll enjoy a similar mixed bag of cool days and lovely sunny days.

    Naturally, Glasgow's got that wild, wild life

    Glasgow is Scotland's largest city and has loads of charm that allows the city's natural beauty to shine. The most significant is the River Clyde, the third-longest river in the country. Thanks to its significant depth, the river helped establish Glasgow as a major shipbuilding town. Head to Victoria Park and you can glimpse a bit of prehistory—fossilized tree stumps cast in sandstone. Visible from April through September, they were discovered in 1887. Visit a nearby beach and you might even spot a peregrine soaring above.