Find the best place to stay — Portobello

Where to stay around Portobello?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15 holiday lettings near Portobello. From 11 apartments to 2 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Portobello is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Portobello?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Portobello:

  • Old Town: 1,147 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,182 holiday homes
  • Haymarket: 749 holiday homes
  • Leith: 126 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 794 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Portobello?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portobello. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Portobello Beach: 2,021 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 1,964 holiday lettings
  • City Art Centre: 1,978 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Corn Exchange: 1,961 holiday lettings
  • Princes Street Gardens: 1,968 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portobello listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Portobello?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 apartments in Portobello. Our other popular types of Portobello holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Head to the historical city of Portobello

The sea and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Portobello. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this walkable city. The area has so much to see with top attractions such as Arthur's Seat, Palace of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete – many rentals come with a kitchen and laundry facilities.

Attractions in and around Portobello

First time in Portobello and looking for things to do? Take the children and visit Our Dynamic Earth, Royal Commonwealth Pool and Edinburgh Zoo. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Palace of Holyroodhouse and St. Giles' Cathedral, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre or Royal Yacht Britannia. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Portobello Beach and Longniddry Bents, and green spaces such as Arthur's Seat and Princes Street Gardens. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Murrayfield Stadium or Easter Road Stadium. To discover the region's top popular attractions, head to Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh International Conference Centre during your stay. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Holyrood Park, Scottish Parliament or Calton Hill to your agenda.