Where to stay around Portobello?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Portobello. From 17 Studios to 17 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Portobello for a long holiday or a weekend break 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: 1,105 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,139 holiday homes
  • Haymarket: 1,431 holiday homes
  • Leith: 137 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,651 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: 2,147 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,094 holiday lettings
  • City Art Centre: 2,110 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Corn Exchange: 2,097 holiday lettings
  • Princes Street Gardens: 2,099 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 Studios in Portobello?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Studios in Portobello. Our other popular types of Portobello holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Portobello?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 17 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Portobello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Historical Portobello will entice you

    Enjoy the history and other features of Portobello. Travellers especially like the beaches, seaside and restaurants in this walkable and welcoming city. Arthur's Seat and Palace of Holyroodhouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Activities and attractions in and around Portobello

    Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Portobello a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Our Dynamic Earth (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Royal Commonwealth Pool (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Edinburgh Zoo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Muirfield Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Omni Centre Edinburgh (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Gilmerton Cove (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Portobello

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portobello is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Arthur's Seat (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Princes Street Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Holyrood Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Calton Hill (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Royal Botanic Garden (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Portobello Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)