Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Newbattle

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Newbattle. This welcoming and romantic city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. Arthur's Seat and Palace of Holyroodhouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Newbattle

Do you want to find 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 Newbattle a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Gilmerton Cove (3 mi / 4.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newbattle

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newbattle 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:

  • Arthur's Seat (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Holyrood Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Calton Hill (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Newbattle

Fly into Edinburgh (EDI), the closest airport, located 12.3 mi (19.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Newbattle?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,761 vacation rentals near Newbattle. From 148 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 Newbattle for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Newbattle:

  • Old Town: 898 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 956 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 581 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,214 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 129 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Newbattle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 148 Houses in Newbattle. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newbattle 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 Newbattle?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in Newbattle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.