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.
Find the perfect vacation rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, priceline and others. Glen Rose has 153 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. For those wanting to keep costs down, the cheapest place to stay in Glen Rose is only $55 a night. An average accommodation in Glen Rose costs on average $173 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your time in Glen Rose, then you can choose from over 44 places to stay that have WiFi internet. 15 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 8 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Glen Rose, you'll want to pick from 42 places to stay that provide parking. 7 hotels and vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 30 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We compare vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from many providers in Glen Rose, including 26 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from Homeaway and 6 places to stay from priceline
82 of the accommodations in Glen Rose have been rated by previous guests. They rated 85% as excellent or good. 26 accommodations allow instant booking.