Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Lauder

Enjoy the history and other features of Lauder. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, bars and local tours. Rosslyn Chapel and Muirfield Golf Course are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Lauder

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Lauder 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:

  • Muirfield Golf Course (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Kelso Racecourse (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Longniddry Golf Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • East Links Family Park (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lauder

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lauder is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Holyrood Park (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Vogrie Country Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Gore Glen Woodland Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Three Brethren (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Longniddry Bents (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Lauder

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 27.2 mi (43.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lauder?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 134 vacation rentals near Lauder. From 40 Houses to 14 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 Lauder for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Portobello Beach: 2,263 vacation rentals
  • Craigmillar Castle: 2,255 vacation rentals
  • Dirleton Castle: 2,434 vacation rentals
  • Duns Castle: 470 vacation rentals
  • Royal Infirmary: 2,250 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 71 rentals available
  • Cottages: 71 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lauder?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Lauder. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.