Destination guide

The friendly city of Livingston awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Livingston with a stay in a holiday home rental. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh International Conference Centre 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 Livingston

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Livingston a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Five Sisters Zoo (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Dalmahoy Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • West Lothian Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Livingston

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Livingston is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Calton Hill (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Holyrood Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Livingston

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Livingston South Station, Livingston North Station and Livingston Uphall Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Livingston?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 489 holiday lettings around Livingston. From 347 flats & apartments to 76 cabins, 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 Livingston?

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 Livingston:

  • New Town: 1,088 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,027 holiday homes
  • Leith: 532 holiday homes
  • West End: 797 holiday homes
  • Newington: 611 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 Livingston? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Livingston. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Livingston North Station: 2,079 holiday lettings
  • Livingston Uphall Station: 2,089 holiday lettings
  • Livingston Designer Outlet: 2,073 holiday lettings
  • Livingston South Station: 2,068 holiday lettings
  • Almondvale Stadium: 2,066 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Livingston listed on 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 Flats in Livingston?

Yes, of course. offers 347 Flats in Livingston. Our other popular types of Livingston holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 76 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Livingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Livingston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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