Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Glenelg East

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Glenelg East. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Brighton Beach and Adelaide Central Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Glenelg East

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Glenelg East a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Beachhouse (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Adelaide Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Glenelg East

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 landscape of Glenelg East

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

  • Brighton Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Glenelg Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • West Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Henley Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Veale Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glenelg East

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Glenelg East?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 646 vacation rentals near Glenelg East. From 236 Houses to 262 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 East 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 East?

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

  • The Beachhouse: 888 vacation rentals
  • Glenelg Beach: 888 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 881 vacation rentals
  • Burnside Village Shopping Centre: 862 vacation rentals
  • Adelaide Hallet Cove Beach Station: 1,017 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 236 Houses in Glenelg East. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glenelg East include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 262 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 42 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 East?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 88 vacation rentals with pool available in Glenelg East. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.