Where to stay near Scottish Borders?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 413 holiday rentals near Scottish Borders. From 224 Cabins to 224 Cottages, 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 Scottish Borders is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Scottish Borders?

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

  • Kelso: 270 holiday rentals
  • Gattonside: 119 holiday rentals
  • Hawick: 174 holiday rentals
  • Peebles: 115 holiday rentals
  • Melrose: 207 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Scottish Borders! 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 Scottish Borders?

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

  • Kelso: 270 holiday homes
  • Gattonside: 119 holiday homes
  • Hawick: 174 holiday homes
  • Peebles: 115 holiday homes
  • Melrose: 207 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Kelso Racecourse: 403 holiday rentals
  • Sir Walter Scott's Courtroom: 245 holiday rentals
  • Halliwell's House Museum: 245 holiday rentals
  • Floors Castle: 400 holiday rentals
  • Melrose Abbey: 283 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Scottish Borders 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.

The riverfront setting of Scottish Borders is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Scottish Borders. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its riverfront, restaurants and bars. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in Scottish Borders

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Scottish Borders a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (29.3 mi / 47.1 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (30 mi / 48.2 km)
  • Kelso Racecourse (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Kielder Observatory (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Scottish Borders

Scottish Borders is famous for its stunning river views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Scottish Borders is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (29.9 mi / 48 km)
  • Northumberland National Park (28.7 mi / 46.1 km)
  • Holyrood Park (29 mi / 46.7 km)
  • Three Brethren (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Kailzie Gardens (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • St Mary's Loch (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)