Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Alva getaway

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

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Alva a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gleneagles Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Gleneagles (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Falkirk Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Knockhill Racing Circuit (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Dunfermline Golf Club (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Alva

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alva is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Helix (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Drummond Castle Gardens (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Balado Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Pittencrieff Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Yellowscott Country Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Muiravonside Country Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Alva

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Alva?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 181 holiday rentals around Alva. From 72 Houses to 46 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 Alva is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Stirling Castle: 423 holiday rentals
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park: 431 holiday rentals
  • Stirling (XWB-Stirling Train Station): 424 holiday rentals
  • Gleneagles Golf Course: 438 holiday rentals
  • Auchterarder Gleneagles Station: 445 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 72 Houses in Alva. Our other popular types of Alva holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 46 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 52 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 52 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alva?

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