Destination guide

The friendly area of Peebles awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Peebles. Revered for its cycling, golfing and spas, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Rosslyn Chapel and Royal Commonwealth Pool are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Peebles

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Peebles for its cycling and golfing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Peebles a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Midlothian Snowsports Centre (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Peebles

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Peebles is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Holyrood Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Calton Hill (21 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Haylodge Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Peebles

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Peebles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 123 holiday rentals near Peebles. From 34 Cottages to 34 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peebles for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Peebles?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Peebles:

  • Old Town: 1,086 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,125 holiday homes
  • Leith: 584 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,695 holiday homes
  • Trinity: 180 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Peebles?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Peebles. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Haylodge Park: 232 holiday rentals
  • Traquair House: 191 holiday rentals
  • 7stanes - Glentress: 218 holiday rentals
  • Dawyck Botanic Garden: 125 holiday rentals
  • Peebles Golf Club: 264 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Peebles listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Peebles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 34 Cottages in Peebles. Our other popular types of Peebles holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 34 holiday houses
  • Houses: 64 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Peebles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 95 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Peebles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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