Destination guide

The friendly city of Livingston awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Livingston with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh International Conference Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Livingston

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Livingston a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Five Sisters Zoo (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Dalmahoy Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • West Lothian Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Livingston

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

  • Princes Street Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Calton Hill (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Holyrood Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Livingston

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Livingston South Station, Livingston North Station and Livingston Uphall Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Livingston?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 530 vacation rentals near Livingston. From 83 Houses to 395 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 Livingston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Livingston:

  • Old Town: 1,056 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,114 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 595 vacation rentals
  • West End: 839 vacation rentals
  • Merchiston: 388 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Livingston North Station: 2,168 vacation rentals
  • Livingston Designer Outlet: 2,153 vacation rentals
  • Almondvale Stadium: 2,159 vacation rentals
  • Livingston Uphall Station: 2,166 vacation rentals
  • Livingston South Station: 2,149 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 83 Houses in Livingston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Livingston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 395 rentals available
  • Cabins: 39 rentals available
  • Cottages: 39 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 Livingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Livingston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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