Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Falkirk

Enjoy the history and other features of Falkirk. Well known for its spas, restaurants and boating, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Royal Highland Centre and Celtic Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Falkirk

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Falkirk a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Falkirk Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • West Lothian Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Dullatur Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Dunfermline Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Falkirk

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Falkirk is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanic Gardens (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • The Helix (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Muiravonside Country Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Black Loch (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pittencrieff Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Falkirk

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 26.9 mi (43.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Falkirk Grahamston Station, Falkirk High Station and Camelon Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Falkirk?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 277 vacation rentals near Falkirk. From 120 Houses to 76 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 Falkirk for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Falkirk:

  • North West: 199 vacation rentals
  • Merchiston: 401 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,504 vacation rentals
  • East End: 111 vacation rentals
  • Pilton: 44 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 Falkirk?

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

  • The Helix: 371 vacation rentals
  • Falkirk High Station: 374 vacation rentals
  • Callendar House: 363 vacation rentals
  • Falkirk Wheel: 545 vacation rentals
  • Falkirk Golf Club: 375 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 120 Houses in Falkirk. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Falkirk include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 76 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 69 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 Falkirk?

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