Destination guide

The friendly area of Peebles awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Peebles. Well-liked for its biking, golfing and spas, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Rosslyn Chapel and Royal Commonwealth Pool are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Peebles

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Peebles for its biking and golfing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Peebles a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Midlothian Snowsports Centre (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Peebles

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Peebles is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arthur's Seat (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Holyrood Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Calton Hill (21 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Haylodge Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Peebles

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Peebles?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 125 vacation rentals near Peebles. From 40 Cottages to 40 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Peebles for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Peebles:

  • Old Town: 1,100 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,161 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 616 vacation rentals
  • West End: 872 vacation rentals
  • Merchiston: 401 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 Peebles?

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

  • Neidpath Castle: 241 vacation rentals
  • Traquair House: 194 vacation rentals
  • Kailzie Gardens: 197 vacation rentals
  • Haylodge Park: 236 vacation rentals
  • Peebles Golf Club: 270 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Peebles 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 Cottages in Peebles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 40 Cottages in Peebles. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Peebles include:

  • Bungalows: 40 rentals available
  • Houses: 62 rentals available
  • Cabins: 40 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 95 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Peebles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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