Many of Greater Glasgow’s attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Renfrew, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the places not to miss are the fascinating Xscape Braehead and the fantastic Braehead Shopping Centre. Two other worthy points of interest that are located close by Renfrew are Rothesay Dock and Fossil Grove.
There are some interesting cultural highlights in and around Renfrew. There are a number of excellent art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss the Paisley Museum and Art Gallery in Paisley.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Visitors of all ages love to visit places like Bellahouston Park in Glasgow and Dawsholm Park. There is a relaxed atmosphere here as well as well-designed garden beds and trees.
Experience Renfrew’s heartland at Braehead Arena, Glasgow. This is home to Braehead Clan ice hockey team in winter and the Paisley Pirates. Relive the match’s greatest moments with friendly locals after the final whistle blows in one of the nearby watering holes.
After a long day exploring the delights of Renfrew, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport, Paisley, the Holiday Inn Express Glasgow Airport, Paisley, and the Glasgow Pond Hotel.