Destination guide

The friendly area of Glen Rose awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Glen Rose. This welcoming city is known for its wildlife, riverfront and parks. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Glen Rose

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Glen Rose a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harbor Lakes Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Cleburne Golf Links (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Hico City Park (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Glen Rose

Travelers enjoy Glen Rose for its wildlife and parks. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Glen Rose is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dinosaur Valley State Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Fossil Rim Wildlife Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cleburne State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Granbury City Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Granbury City Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Lake Granbury (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)

Traveling to and around Glen Rose

The nearest airport is in Fort Worth, TX (FTW-Meacham Intl.), located 46.7 mi (75.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Glen Rose?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 97 holiday lettings near Glen Rose. From 14 Cabins to 61 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glen Rose 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 Glen Rose?

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

  • Dinosaur Valley State Park: 99 holiday lettings
  • Dinosaur World: 99 holiday lettings
  • Fossil Rim Wildlife Center: 90 holiday lettings
  • Cedron Creek Park: 49 holiday lettings
  • Lake Whitney State Park: 56 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Rose 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 Cabins in Glen Rose?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Cabins in Glen Rose. Our other popular types of Glen Rose holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glen Rose?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Glen Rose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.