Destination guide

The secluded area of Kirkcaldy awaits your stay

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Kirkcaldy. Well known for its bars, rowing and ice skating, this trendy city won't disappoint. Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Kirkcaldy

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Kirkcaldy a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Deep Sea World (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kirkcaldy

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kirkcaldy is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Calton Hill (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Holyrood Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Craigencalt Farm Ecology Centre (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Transport

Transport options to and around Kirkcaldy

Fly into Edinburgh (EDI), the closest airport, located 14.5 mi (23.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Dundee (DND), which is 23.1 mi (37.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Kirkcaldy Station or Glenrothes with Thornton Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Kirkcaldy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,560 holiday rentals near Kirkcaldy. From 176 Houses to 1,307 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kirkcaldy is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Kirkcaldy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 176 Houses in Kirkcaldy. Our other popular types of Kirkcaldy holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,307 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 57 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kirkcaldy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Kirkcaldy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.