Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Glendale

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Glendale. This city's shopping, restaurants and wildlife draw many visitors. Hollywood Sign and Warner Brothers Studio are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Glendale

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Glendale a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • NBC Studios (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Los Angeles Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Glendale

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Glendale is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Griffith Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Verdugo Mountains (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cahuenga Peak (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Barnsdall Art Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Glendale

The nearest airport is in Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Van Nuys, CA (VNY), which is 14.1 mi (22.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Glendale Transportation Center.

Where to stay around Glendale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,770 holiday lettings near Glendale. From 1,583 Houses to 1,477 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glendale is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Glendale?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Glendale:

  • Riverside Rancho: 16 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 51 holiday homes
  • Grandview: 16 holiday homes
  • Citrus Grove: 44 holiday homes
  • Adams Hill: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Glendale Adventist Medical Center: 5,460 holiday lettings
  • Glendale Centre Theatre: 5,515 holiday lettings
  • Alex Theatre: 5,510 holiday lettings
  • Forest Lawn Memorial Park: 5,631 holiday lettings
  • Glendale Galleria: 5,571 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,583 Houses in Glendale. Our other popular types of Glendale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,477 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 82 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glendale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,280 holiday homes with pool available in Glendale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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