Destination guide

Friendly Helensburgh will entice you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Helensburgh. This welcoming city is known for its gardens, golfing and bars. Benmore Botanic Garden and Paisley Abbey are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Helensburgh

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Helensburgh a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Cowal Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Xscape Braehead (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Helensburgh

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Helensburgh is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Lyle Hill (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Loch Long (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Inchailloch (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Helensburgh

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 15.1 mi (24.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 34.6 mi (55.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Helensburgh Central Station, Helensburgh Upper Station and Craigendoran Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Helensburgh?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 290 holiday rentals near Helensburgh. From 122 Houses to 62 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Helensburgh 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 Helensburgh?

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

  • St. Modan's Church: 517 holiday rentals
  • Craigendoran Station: 618 holiday rentals
  • Helensburgh Upper Station: 545 holiday rentals
  • Hill House: 534 holiday rentals
  • Helensburgh Central Station: 565 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 122 Houses in Helensburgh. Our other popular types of Helensburgh holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 62 holiday houses
  • Villas: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 80 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 Helensburgh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Helensburgh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.