Hillington is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Greater Glasgow as some of the city’s star attractions are close. The Braehead Shopping Centre and Xscape Braehead are amongst the many best places to explore here. Also, be sure to check out Paisley Abbey and Fossil Grove.
Hillington has a number of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. Browse the various museums and exhibit spaces Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, the Glasgow Science Centre and Burrell Collection. The area is a great destination for art lovers. Visit the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, the House for an Art Lover and the Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery.
Get your body moving in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. If you're in need of a green urban park explore the Botanic Gardens in Glasgow and Bellahouston Park.
Experience Hillington’s sporting spirit at Braehead Arena, Glasgow. This is home to Braehead Clan ice hockey team in winter and the Paisley Pirates. After enjoying the game, follow the throngs of local sports fans to a nearby pub to either celebrate, or commiserate, depending on the score.
At the end of a long day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Hillington, relax for the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport, Paisley, the Holiday Inn Express Glasgow Airport, Paisley, and the popular Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre.