Glen Rose may look like just another Texan city, however it is a city that has played an integral role in American paleontology and history. Why? Well Glen Rose is situated in an area where many fossils, dinosaur bones, and other fascinating Jurassic discoveries have been made. It is the perfect travel destination for history buffs and families traveling with inquisitive children.
One of the best things to do in Glen Rose is to embark on a journey to experience all things Jurassic and dinosaur related. The Dinosaur Valley State Park contains preserved dinosaur tracks and footprints, while the Dinosaur Park contains fossils, teeth, and a play center for kids to see giant models of the beasts. Keeping on an animal oriented theme, Glen Rose's Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is a sprawling 1700-acre expanse that enables travelers to drive through safari-style and get up close and personal with beautiful, endangered animals.
The best time to visit Glen Rose is during the Spring or Fall months, in order to avoid the height of the Texan summer.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Glen Rose. The warmest months in Glen Rose are June and July, when temperatures reach 111 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Glen Rose is October with 11.1 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.1 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, priceline and more. Glen Rose has 138 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Glen Rose comes in at $55 per night. A typical accommodation in Glen Rose costs on average $175 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Glen Rose, then you can choose from over 44 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 15 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 7 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Glen Rose? Then choose one of the 42 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 7 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 29 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We combine a wide variety of Glen Rose accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 26 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from Homeaway and 6 places to stay from priceline.
82 of our places to stay in Glen Rose have been rated by previous guests. They rated 85% as excellent or good. 34 accommodations allow instant booking.