Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Balfron getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Balfron. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. Botanic Gardens and Riverside Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Balfron

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Balfron a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Xscape Braehead (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Balfron

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Balfron. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Lake of Menteith (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Loch Ard Forest (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Inchailloch (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Forest Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Balfron

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 14.5 mi (23.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 40 mi (64.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Balfron?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday rentals near Balfron. From 58 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Balfron for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • art4you Scotland: 731 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow Mount Vernon Station: 531 holiday rentals
  • Kelvingrove Park: 603 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow Central Station: 597 holiday rentals
  • Ibrox Stadium: 598 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 58 Houses in Balfron. Our other popular types of Balfron holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 40 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 Balfron?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Balfron. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.