Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Forfar getaway

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Forfar. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. J.M. Barrie's Birthplace and Glamis Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Forfar

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Forfar a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carnoustie Golf Links (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Eden Mill St Andrews (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • St. Andrews Links (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Forfar

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Forfar is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montrose Basin (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Camperdown Country Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Dundee Law (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Lochee Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Tentsmuir Forest (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Montrose Beach (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Forfar

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Forfar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 230 vacation rentals near Forfar. From 84 Houses to 59 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 Forfar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Glamis Castle: 285 vacation rentals
  • Meffan Institute and Art Gallery: 254 vacation rentals
  • Aberlemno Stones: 219 vacation rentals
  • Restenneth Priory: 247 vacation rentals
  • Angus Folk Museum: 292 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Forfar 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 Forfar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 84 Houses in Forfar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Forfar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 59 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 69 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Forfar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Forfar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.