Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Gourock

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Gourock. Travellers appreciate the beaches in this romantic city. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Gourock

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gourock a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cowal Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gourock

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gourock is a great place to spend some time 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:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Lyle Hill (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Loch Long (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Loch Goil (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Loch Lomond (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gourock

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 31.6 mi (50.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Gourock Station.

Where to stay around Gourock?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 246 holiday lettings near Gourock. From 78 Houses to 83 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gourock for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gourock?

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

  • Gourock Station: 491 holiday lettings
  • Balloch Castle: 767 holiday lettings
  • Loch Lomond Shores: 770 holiday lettings
  • Knockderry Castle: 472 holiday lettings
  • Mount Stuart: 336 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 78 Houses in Gourock. Our other popular types of Gourock holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 64 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 Gourock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Gourock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.