Glenelg Holidays & Travel Guide

Located just 10km from the heart of South Australia's capital city, Adelaide, Glenelg is a stunning beachside town and popular tourist destination. Situated on the shores of Holdfast Bay in Gulf St Vincent, Glenelg is renowned for its beautiful beaches and long stretches of soft white sand. Boasting a wonderful Mediterranean climate, the weather in Glenelg is stunning all year round with warm dry summers averaging 27 degrees Celsius and cool mild winters averaging 15 degrees Celsius. Home to a number of local activities and attractions, Glenelg's beautiful weather and stunning location make it a popular tourist destination and the ideal place to relax. Its proximity to the capital city also means you can enjoy the action of the city while enjoying the relaxed lifestyle of a seaside town.


Accommodation in Glenelg

Offering the laidback lifestyle of a beachfront holiday destination, accommodation in Glenelg offers a choice of deluxe hotels and resorts. Boasting unbeatable locations on a beachfront pier or marina and offering stunning views of the cityscape, coastline and ocean, these properties enjoy a great range of room types with stylish interiors and a convenient range of amenities as well as an outstanding range of onsite facilities including swimming pools, bars and restaurants, spas, saunas and much more. All accommodation in Glenelg is also conveniently located within walking distance of a great range of shopping, dining and local activities and attractions.


Popular Hotels in Glenelg


Glenelg Packages

Glenelg packages are an affordable way to explore this beautiful beachside holiday destination in South Australia. A convenient way to save time and money while planning and booking everything you need to enjoy a break, these holiday packages combine flights, accommodation, travel insurance, car hire, transfers, meal packages and more, offering access to a great range of travel bonuses including free nights, complimentary room upgrades, massages and spa vouchers, resort credits, access to local tours and attractions and much more. Take the stress out of planning your holiday and let these Glenelg packages take care of everything for you, leaving you free to relax and enjoy your holiday.


Glenelg Facts

Glenelg was established in 1836 and is mainland South Australia's oldest European settlement. Named after the British Secretary of State for War, Lord Glenelg, it is also an area in Scotland where the Lord got his name from. Glenelg is a palindrome, meaning a word that is spelt the same way forwards as it is backwards.