Where to stay near Scotland?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,940 holiday rentals near Scotland. From 3,160 Condos/Apartments to 3,141 Studios, 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 Scotland is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Scotland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Scotland. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Edinburgh: 2,068 holiday rentals
  • Glasgow: 799 holiday rentals
  • Inverness: 764 holiday rentals
  • Fort William: 287 holiday rentals
  • Perth and Kinross: 653 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Scotland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Scotland?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Scotland with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Edinburgh: 2,068 holiday homes
  • Glasgow: 799 holiday homes
  • Inverness: 764 holiday homes
  • Fort William: 287 holiday homes
  • Isle of Skye: 317 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Scotland?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Scotland are:

  • Prestwick Airport (PIK): 213 holiday houses
  • Edinburgh Waverly Station Airport (ZXE): 2,134 holiday houses
  • Flotta Isle (FLH): 34 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Scotland?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Scotland. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,123 holiday rentals
  • Skye Museum of Island Life: 140 holiday rentals
  • Speyside Cooperage: 172 holiday rentals
  • Ben Nevis: 221 holiday rentals
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park: 417 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Scotland listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Discover Leisure at the Perfect Holiday Home in Scotland

A holiday to Scotland promises some of the most stunning locales and traditions that are truly endearing. Explore the natural beauty of Scotland from its hills of the highlands to the moors and river plains of the lowlands. Indulge in a host of activities and make the most of the warm hospitality. And when you want to enjoy a good night’s rest, retire in the comfort of your Scottish holiday home or cottage.

Pumping up the Adrenaline in Scotland

There’s so much to experience and explore in Scotland. From bustling cities to scenic country villages, you’d have a lot to choose from. To get a taste of the vibrant nightlife and rich history of Scotland, you could visit the cities of Aberdeen, Glasgow, Edinburgh or Stirling. Once you’ve experienced the city life, visit the picturesque countryside. It’s absolutely perfect for any adventure enthusiast. Walk along the scenic locales or notch up the tempo by mountain biking in the rugged terrain. Try taming the dramatic waters by white water rafting. Choose from canyoning, power boating, windsurfing and kite surfing, to explore every water sport conceivable here. Enjoy a relaxing game of golf in one of the many golf courses such as Muirfield, Carnoustie, Royal Troon and St Andrews. Try fishing for trout, wild pink salmon, pike, cod, bass or Pollack in different waters that range from rivers to lakes and even the sea. A holiday in the winter is perfect for skiing. Try any one of these popular ski resorts Nevis Range, Glencoe, Glenshee, Cairngorm and The Lecht.

Exploring the Natural Diversity of Scotland

It’s best to save some energy to explore the scenic locales of Scotland. After you’ve got a good rest in you Scottish holiday cottage, you’d have lots to see. The capital city, Edinburgh is perfect to get a heady mix of history and festivals. Take a city tour to discover the fascinating history of city and if you don’t mind the shiver in your spine, try the popular ghost tour. The Edinburgh Festival is definitely a must do. To enjoy the beauty of the beachside, you can head to The Lothians. You would also get to explore some ancient ruins and enjoy golf in the finest golf courses. The highland and islands are perfect for outdoor recreational activities such as walking and fishing. The scenery is stunning and the warmth of the locals truly endearing. What’s more, your holiday cabin nestled in the hills would be perfect to unwind and enjoy those stunning Scottish views. Visit Perthshire to enjoy trout fishing and make the most of its central location to explore the highlands as well as lowlands.

Enjoying a Sunny Scottish Climate

There are plenty sunny days to enjoy in Scotland with about 1,700 hours of sun a year. It’s perfect to enjoy the outdoor activities in the summer. However, be prepared for some wind and rain too.

Getting to Scotland

There are a host of airlines to choose from to reach your Scottish holiday home. To avail affordable flights regularly to Scotland, you could fly with air operators such as British Airways, easyJet, Ryanair and BMI. What’s more, you can fly from a number of airports in the UK.

Explore destinations around Scotland

Edinburgh
2,068 holiday rentals
Glasgow
799 holiday rentals
Inverness
764 holiday rentals
Fort William
287 holiday rentals
Isle of Skye
317 holiday rentals
St Andrews
527 holiday rentals
Oban
450 holiday rentals
Glencoe
124 holiday rentals
Aberdeen
126 holiday rentals
Aviemore
272 holiday rentals
Pitlochry
298 holiday rentals
Dundee
329 holiday rentals
Portree
73 holiday rentals
Dunoon
281 holiday rentals
Kinross
223 holiday rentals
Nairn
309 holiday rentals
Inveraray
562 holiday rentals
Hawick
168 holiday rentals
Jedburgh
188 holiday rentals
Stirling
152 holiday rentals