Destination guide

The friendly area of Alexandria awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Alexandria with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its restaurants, bars and boating. Benmore Botanic Garden and Paisley Abbey are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Alexandria

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alexandria has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Cowal Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Xscape Braehead (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alexandria

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alexandria is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Botanic Gardens (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Inchailloch (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Loch Lomond (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Loch Ard Forest (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Lyle Hill (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alexandria

Fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 37.7 mi (60.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Alexandria Balloch Station or Alexandria Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Alexandria?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 283 holiday rentals around Alexandria. From 112 Houses to 71 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 Alexandria is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Alexandria Station: 800 holiday rentals
  • Alexandria Balloch Station: 793 holiday rentals
  • Loch Lomond Shores: 792 holiday rentals
  • Balloch Castle: 786 holiday rentals
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre: 789 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 112 Houses in Alexandria. Our other popular types of Alexandria holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 71 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 75 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 Alexandria?

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