Destination guide

Friendly Paisley will entice you

The area's cathedral and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Paisley. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Paisley Abbey and Burrell Collection are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Paisley

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Paisley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Xscape Braehead (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Hamilton Park Racecourse (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • M&Ds Theme Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Paisley

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Paisley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Fossil Grove (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dawsholm Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Queen's Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Paisley

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 24 mi (38.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Paisley Canal Station, Paisley St James Station and Paisley Gilmour Street Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Paisley?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 456 holiday lettings around Paisley. From 342 flats & apartments to 58 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Paisley?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Paisley:

  • North West: 217 holiday homes
  • East End: 105 holiday homes
  • Kelvinbridge: 128 holiday homes
  • Glasgow Westend: 197 holiday homes
  • Pollokshields: 46 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Paisley? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Paisley. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Paisley Canal Station: 724 holiday lettings
  • Paisley Gilmour Street Station: 724 holiday lettings
  • Paisley Abbey: 735 holiday lettings
  • Coats Observatory: 739 holiday lettings
  • St. Mirren Park: 730 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Paisley listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Paisley?

Yes, of course. offers 342 Flats in Paisley. Our other popular types of Paisley holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 353 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paisley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Paisley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.