Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Glenelg East

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Glenelg East. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. Brighton Beach and Adelaide Central Market are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Glenelg East

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Glenelg East a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Beachhouse (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • North Adelaide Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Carclew Youth Arts Center (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Adelaide Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Glenelg East

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glenelg East

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Glenelg East. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brighton Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Glenelg Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • West Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Henley Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Veale Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glenelg East

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Glenelg East?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 685 holiday lettings around Glenelg East. From 246 Houses to 295 Flats, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Glenelg East?

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

  • Adelaide Oval: 879 holiday lettings
  • Glenelg Beach: 921 holiday lettings
  • Adelaide Blackwood Station: 1,001 holiday lettings
  • West Beach: 915 holiday lettings
  • Adelaide Brighton Station: 999 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glenelg East 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 Glenelg East?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 246 Houses in Glenelg East. Our other popular types of Glenelg East holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 295 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 40 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 Glenelg East?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 97 holiday homes with pool available in Glenelg East. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.