Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Brechin

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Brechin. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its bars, restaurants and mountain views. Thirlestane Castle and J.M. Barrie's Birthplace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Brechin

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Brechin a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Glenshee Ski Centre (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Carnoustie Golf Links (24.1 mi / 38.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brechin

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Brechin. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montrose Basin (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Mount Keen (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Glen Doll Forest (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Loch Muick (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Montrose Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Brechin

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Aberdeen (ABZ), which is 33.4 mi (53.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Brechin?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 163 vacation rentals near Brechin. From 70 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Brechin for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Brechin?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Brechin. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Glenesk Retreat: 148 vacation rentals
  • Catherthuns: 153 vacation rentals
  • Edzell Castle: 147 vacation rentals
  • Pictavia: 162 vacation rentals
  • Thirlestane Castle: 174 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Brechin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 70 Houses in Brechin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brechin include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Cabins: 64 rentals available
  • Cottages: 64 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brechin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Brechin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.