Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Arbroath

The area's architecture and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Arbroath. Travelers appreciate the seaside in this relaxing city. Montrose Basin and Thirlestane Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Arbroath

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Arbroath 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:

  • Carnoustie Golf Links (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • St. Andrews Links (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Eden Mill St Andrews (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Arbroath

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Arbroath is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montrose Basin (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Montrose Beach (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Tentsmuir Forest (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Dundee Law (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Camperdown Country Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Lochee Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Arbroath

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 53.3 mi (85.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Arbroath Station.

Where to stay around Arbroath?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 129 vacation rentals near Arbroath. From 36 Cottages to 48 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Arbroath for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Arbroath Station: 304 vacation rentals
  • St. Vigean's Church: 295 vacation rentals
  • Arbroath Abbey: 302 vacation rentals
  • St Vigeans Museum: 299 vacation rentals
  • Signal House Museum: 299 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 Cottages in Arbroath. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Arbroath include:

  • Houses: 48 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 37 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 36 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Arbroath?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Arbroath. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.