Destination guide

Charming Bearsden will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Bearsden with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic and relaxing city is well known for its skiing, snowboarding and golfing. Botanic Gardens and Riverside Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Bearsden

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Bearsden has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Xscape Braehead (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Dullatur Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bearsden

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bearsden is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Dawsholm Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Fossil Grove (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Glasgow Green (6 mi / 9.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bearsden

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 30.4 mi (49 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Glasgow Bearsden Station, Glasgow Hillfoot Station and Glasgow Westerton Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bearsden?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 580 holiday lettings around Bearsden. From 469 flats & apartments to 60 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 Bearsden?

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 Bearsden:

  • North West: 273 holiday homes
  • East End: 147 holiday homes
  • Kelvinbridge: 161 holiday homes
  • Glasgow Westend: 251 holiday homes
  • Pollokshields: 60 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 Bearsden? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bearsden. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Glasgow Westerton Station: 767 holiday lettings
  • Glasgow Hillfoot Station: 795 holiday lettings
  • Windyhill Golf Club: 765 holiday lettings
  • Glasgow Bearsden Station: 785 holiday lettings
  • Bearsden Golf Club: 786 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 469 Flats in Bearsden. Our other popular types of Bearsden holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bearsden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Bearsden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.