Destination guide

Friendly Paisley will entice you

The area's cathedral and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Paisley. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Paisley Abbey and Burrell Collection are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Paisley

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Paisley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Xscape Braehead (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Hamilton Park Racecourse (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • M&Ds Theme Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Paisley

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Paisley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Fossil Grove (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dawsholm Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Queen's Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Paisley

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 24 mi (38.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Paisley Canal Station, Paisley St James Station and Paisley Gilmour Street Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Paisley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 426 holiday rentals near Paisley. From 77 Houses to 11 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Paisley for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St. Mirren Park: 680 holiday rentals
  • Paisley Museum and Art Gallery: 699 holiday rentals
  • Paisley Hawkhead Station: 699 holiday rentals
  • Paisley Canal Station: 675 holiday rentals
  • Coats Observatory: 678 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Paisley listed on HomeAway 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 Paisley?

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

  • Bungalows: 11 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 11 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paisley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Paisley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.