Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Stockbridge

Come and experience Stockbridge and its history, museums and art galleries. This city's local tours, hiking and cafés attract many visitors, and its welcoming and walkable location add to the charm. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Princes Street Gardens 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Stockbridge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Stockbridge has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Bruntsfield Links Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stockbridge

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stockbridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princes Street Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Calton Hill (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Inverleith (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Stockbridge

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Stockbridge?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 422 vacation rentals near Stockbridge. From 383 Condos/Apartments to 32 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Stockbridge for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Stockbridge:

  • Old Town: 1,072 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,127 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 602 vacation rentals
  • West End: 846 vacation rentals
  • Merchiston: 386 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 Stockbridge?

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

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,203 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 2,227 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station): 2,207 vacation rentals
  • Portobello Beach: 2,263 vacation rentals
  • Craigmillar Castle: 2,255 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stockbridge 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 Condos/Apartments in Stockbridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 383 Condos/Apartments in Stockbridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stockbridge include:

  • Houses: 32 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available
  • Studios: 377 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 Stockbridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Stockbridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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