Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Plockton

Learn about the unique charm of Plockton with a stay in a private vacation home. This walkable city has many special qualities. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Plockton

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Plockton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skye Serpentarium (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Raasay House Activities Centre (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Plockton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Plockton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Loch Carron (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Bealach na Ba (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Applecross Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Five Sisters of Kintail (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Loch Hourn (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Dun Caan Summit (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Plockton

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Duncraig Station or Plockton Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Plockton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Plockton. From 75 Houses to 39 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Plockton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Plockton Harbour: 186 vacation rentals
  • Duncraig Station: 186 vacation rentals
  • Plockton Station: 187 vacation rentals
  • Eilean Donan Castle: 161 vacation rentals
  • Skye Bridge: 187 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 75 Houses in Plockton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Plockton include:

  • Cabins: 39 rentals available
  • Cottages: 39 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 39 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Plockton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 98 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Plockton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.