Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Milngavie

Enjoy the history and other features of Milngavie. Well known for its shopping, parks and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Botanic Gardens and Riverside Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Milngavie

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Milngavie a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Xscape Braehead (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Dullatur Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Milngavie

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Milngavie. 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 (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Dawsholm Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Fossil Grove (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Kelvingrove Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Bellahouston Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Glasgow Green (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)

How to get to and around Milngavie

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 6.9 mi (11.2 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 32 mi (51.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Glasgow Milngavie Station.

Where to stay near Milngavie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 428 holiday rentals near Milngavie. From 72 Houses to 21 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Milngavie for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Milngavie?

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

  • Bungalows: 21 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 21 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 Milngavie?

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