Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Glen Allen

Enjoy the live music and other features of Glen Allen. Renowned for its shopping, coffee shops and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and Richmond International Raceway are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glen Allen

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Glen Allen a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lavender Fields Herb Farm (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Cobblestones Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • The Crossings Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • James River Cellars Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Belmont Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Country Club of Virginia (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Allen

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Glen Allen is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Crump Park and Meadow Farm Museum (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Cobblestones Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Three Lakes Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Joseph Bryan Park Azalea Garden (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Hanover Wayside Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glen Allen

The nearest airport is in Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), located 14.3 mi (23.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Glen Allen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 79 holiday lettings near Glen Allen. From 43 Houses to 26 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glen Allen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Glen Allen?

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 Glen Allen:

  • Church Hill: 15 holiday homes
  • Northside: 23 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 25 holiday homes
  • Fan District: 28 holiday homes
  • Carver: 19 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 Glen Allen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glen Allen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Virginia Randolph Museum: 90 holiday lettings
  • Cobblestones Park: 90 holiday lettings
  • Crump Park and Meadow Farm Museum: 91 holiday lettings
  • The Crossings Golf Club: 92 holiday lettings
  • Hunting Hawk Golf Club: 88 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Allen listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Glen Allen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 43 Houses in Glen Allen. Our other popular types of Glen Allen holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glen Allen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Glen Allen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.