Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Leven

The countryside and ocean views provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Leven. Well-liked for its golfing, spas and bars, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Royal Yacht Britannia and Muirfield Golf Course 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 and around Leven

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Leven a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muirfield Golf Course (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Anstruther Golf Club (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Eden Mill St Andrews (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leven

Leven is famous for its pristine countryside and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Leven is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arthur's Seat (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Calton Hill (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Leven Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Elie Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Billow Ness Beach (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Leven

Fly into Dundee (DND), the closest airport, located 16.9 mi (27.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 24.8 mi (39.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Leven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 644 vacation rentals near Leven. From 238 Houses to 201 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 Leven for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Leven:

  • Old Town: 1,013 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,043 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 535 vacation rentals
  • West End: 787 vacation rentals
  • Pleasance: 369 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 Leven?

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

  • Elie Beach: 704 vacation rentals
  • Leven Beach: 2,186 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,054 vacation rentals
  • Old Course at St Andrews: 607 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 2,077 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 238 Houses in Leven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Leven include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 201 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 176 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Leven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 55 vacation rentals with pool available in Leven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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