Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Inveresk

The countryside and gardens create a pretty picture of Inveresk. Travellers appreciate the bars in this relaxing city. Arthur's Seat and Palace of Holyroodhouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options 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.


Sightseeing in and around Inveresk

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Inveresk has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Gilmerton Cove (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Inveresk

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Inveresk is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Holyrood Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Calton Hill (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Inveresk

Fly into Edinburgh (EDI), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Inveresk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,958 holiday lettings around Inveresk. From 157 Houses to 1,728 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Inveresk:

  • Leith: 575 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,068 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,117 holiday homes
  • Portobello: 19 holiday homes
  • West End: 834 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 Inveresk?

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

  • Elie Beach: 749 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,203 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station): 2,222 holiday lettings
  • Pentland Hills Regional Park: 2,176 holiday lettings
  • Portobello Beach: 2,252 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Inveresk 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 Houses in Inveresk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 157 Houses in Inveresk. Our other popular types of Inveresk holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,728 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 43 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Inveresk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Inveresk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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