Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Glenella getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Glenella with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Glenella

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Glenella a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bluewater Lagoon (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Mackay Leisure Centre (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Black Springs Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glenella

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

  • Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Jubilee Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Queens Park Orchid House (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Harrup Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Blacks Beach Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lamberts Beach (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glenella

Fly into Mackay, QLD (MKY), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Glenella?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 28 holiday lettings around Glenella. From 16 Houses to 5 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 Glenella?

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

  • Mackay Station: 33 holiday lettings
  • Mackay Marina Village & Shipyard: 33 holiday lettings
  • Cape Hillsborough National Park: 26 holiday lettings
  • Northern Beaches Bowls Club: 33 holiday lettings
  • Queens Park Orchid House: 33 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Glenella. Our other popular types of Glenella holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glenella?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Glenella. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.