Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Montrose

Come and experience Montrose and its museums, cathedral and monuments. Well known for its parks, bars and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Montrose Basin and Thirlestane Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Montrose

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Montrose has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carnoustie Golf Links (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Storybook Glen (27.6 mi / 44.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Montrose

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montrose is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montrose Basin (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Montrose Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Montrose

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 27.8 mi (44.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Aberdeen (ABZ), which is 35.3 mi (56.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Montrose Station.

Where to stay around Montrose?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 118 vacation rentals near Montrose. From 44 Houses to 26 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 Montrose for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Montrose Basin: 123 vacation rentals
  • Montrose Beach: 120 vacation rentals
  • House of Dun: 128 vacation rentals
  • Montrose Station: 108 vacation rentals
  • Montrose Museum and Art Gallery: 108 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 44 Houses in Montrose. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Montrose include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 rentals available
  • Cabins: 42 rentals available
  • Cottages: 42 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 Montrose?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Montrose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.