Destination guide

The friendly area of Alloa awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Alloa. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its restaurants, spas and bars. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Alloa

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Alloa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Falkirk Golf Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Knockhill Racing Circuit (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • West Lothian Golf Club (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Dunfermline Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Abbot House (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Gleneagles (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alloa

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Alloa. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Helix (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Muiravonside Country Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Pittencrieff Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Yellowscott Country Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Balado Park (13 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Alloa

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 31.7 mi (51 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Alloa Station.

Where to stay around Alloa?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 249 vacation rentals near Alloa. From 98 Houses to 69 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 Alloa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Alloa Station: 450 vacation rentals
  • Stirling Castle: 450 vacation rentals
  • Glasgow Mount Vernon Station: 553 vacation rentals
  • Drummond Castle Gardens: 520 vacation rentals
  • Gleneagles Golf Course: 455 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 98 Houses in Alloa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alloa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 69 rentals available
  • Cabins: 72 rentals available
  • Cottages: 72 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alloa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Alloa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.