Destination guide

The friendly city of Dunkeld awaits you

The riverfront and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Dunkeld. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its restaurants, spas and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Dunkeld

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Dunkeld has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Black Spout Waterfall (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Pitlochry Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Perth Racecourse (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • North Inch Golf Course (15.3 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Gleneagles Golf Course (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dunkeld

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dunkeld is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Hermitage (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Birnam Oak (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Loch of the Lowes (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Fortingall Yew (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Loch Tummel (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Loch Tay (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dunkeld

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 28.1 mi (45.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 43.3 mi (69.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Dunkeld & Birnam Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dunkeld?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 374 holiday lettings around Dunkeld. From 75 houses to 205 cottages, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dunkeld? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dunkeld. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dunkeld & Birnam Station: 539 holiday lettings
  • The Hermitage: 554 holiday lettings
  • Dunkeld Cathedral: 541 holiday lettings
  • Loch of the Lowes: 504 holiday lettings
  • Birnam Oak: 537 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 75 Houses in Dunkeld. Our other popular types of Dunkeld holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 205 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 205 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dunkeld?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Dunkeld. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.