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Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Balfron getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Balfron. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. Botanic Gardens and Riverside Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Balfron

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Balfron a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Xscape Braehead (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Balfron

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Balfron. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Lake of Menteith (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Loch Ard Forest (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Inchailloch (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Forest Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Balfron

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 14.5 mi (23.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 40 mi (64.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Balfron?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 132 holiday lettings around Balfron. From 22 houses to 17 flats & apartments, 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 Balfron?

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 Balfron:

  • North West: 222 holiday homes
  • East End: 110 holiday homes
  • Glasgow Westend: 203 holiday homes
  • Pollokshields: 48 holiday homes
  • Kelvinbridge: 129 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 Balfron?

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

  • Loch Katrine: 349 holiday lettings
  • Balloch Castle: 819 holiday lettings
  • Glasgow Green: 387 holiday lettings
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park: 398 holiday lettings
  • Hampden Park: 626 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Houses in Balfron. Our other popular types of Balfron holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 82 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 Balfron?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Balfron. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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