Destination guide

Friendly Dunbar will entice you

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Dunbar. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its bars, restaurants and golfing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Dunbar

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Dunbar has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muirfield Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Winterfield Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • East Links Family Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Dunbar Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • North Berwick Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Luffness New Golf Course (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunbar

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Dunbar is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belhaven Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tyninghame Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Seacliff Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Bass Rock (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • North Berwick Law (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Yellowcraigs (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Dunbar

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Dunbar Station.

Where to stay around Dunbar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Dunbar. From 43 Houses to 67 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 Dunbar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tyninghame Beach: 526 vacation rentals
  • John Muir's Birthplace: 544 vacation rentals
  • Dunbar Golf Club: 490 vacation rentals
  • Winterfield Golf Club: 529 vacation rentals
  • East Links Family Park: 527 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in Dunbar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dunbar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 45 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 Dunbar?

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