Destination guide

Friendly Giffnock will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Giffnock with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and bars. Burrell Collection and Glasgow Science Centre 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Giffnock

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Giffnock has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Xscape Braehead (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Hamilton Park Racecourse (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • M&Ds Theme Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Colville Park Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Airdrie Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Giffnock

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Giffnock is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Queen's Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Glasgow Green (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Brother Loch (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Giffnock

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 23.9 mi (38.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Glasgow Giffnock Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Giffnock?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 430 holiday rentals around Giffnock. From 77 Houses to 314 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Giffnock is on Stayz.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Giffnock. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Glasgow Giffnock Station: 580 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow Mount Vernon Station: 543 holiday rentals
  • Kelvingrove Park: 616 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow Lenzie Station: 665 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow Barnhill Station: 625 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Giffnock listed on Stayz 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 Giffnock?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 77 Houses in Giffnock. Our other popular types of Giffnock holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 314 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 9 holiday houses

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 Giffnock?

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