Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Lochgelly getaway

Experience the unique character of Lochgelly with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Lochgelly

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Lochgelly has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Knockhill Racing Circuit (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Abbot House (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Deep Sea World (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lochgelly

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lochgelly is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princes Street Gardens (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Calton Hill (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Holyrood Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Yellowscott Country Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Lochgelly

Fly into Edinburgh (EDI), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Dundee (DND), which is 23.2 mi (37.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Cardenden Station or Lochgelly Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Lochgelly?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 153 vacation rentals near Lochgelly. From 56 Houses to 28 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lochgelly for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lochgelly?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lochgelly:

  • Old Town: 1,045 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,070 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 687 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 132 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,366 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Lochgelly?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 56 Houses in Lochgelly. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lochgelly include:

  • Bungalows: 28 rentals available
  • Cabins: 28 rentals available
  • Cottages: 28 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lochgelly?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Lochgelly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.