Destination guide

The friendly city of Haymarket awaits you

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Haymarket. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Murrayfield Stadium 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.


Sightseeing in and around Haymarket

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Haymarket has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mortonhall Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Haymarket

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Haymarket is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Calton Hill (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • The Meadows (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Haymarket

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Edinburgh Haymarket Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Haymarket?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,166 holiday lettings around Haymarket. From 1,070 flats & apartments to 59 houses, 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 Haymarket?

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 Haymarket:

  • New Town: 892 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 852 holiday homes
  • Leith: 490 holiday homes
  • West End: 668 holiday homes
  • Newington: 513 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 Haymarket? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Haymarket. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tynecastle Stadium: 1,895 holiday lettings
  • Portobello Beach: 1,948 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 1,893 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Zoo: 1,886 holiday lettings
  • Princes Street Gardens: 1,911 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 1,070 Flats in Haymarket. Our other popular types of Haymarket holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 1,063 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Haymarket?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Haymarket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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