Destination guide

The friendly area of Peebles awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Peebles. Revered for its cycling, golfing and spas, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Rosslyn Chapel and Royal Commonwealth Pool are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Peebles

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Peebles for its cycling and golfing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Peebles a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Midlothian Snowsports Centre (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Peebles

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Peebles is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Holyrood Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Calton Hill (21 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Haylodge Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Peebles

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Peebles?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 123 holiday lettings around Peebles. From 72 cabins to 72 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Peebles?

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 Peebles:

  • New Town: 692 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 854 holiday homes
  • Leith: 491 holiday homes
  • West End: 665 holiday homes
  • Newington: 514 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 Peebles? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Peebles. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kailzie Gardens: 215 holiday lettings
  • Traquair House: 180 holiday lettings
  • Neidpath Castle: 257 holiday lettings
  • Haylodge Park: 255 holiday lettings
  • 7stanes - Glentress: 228 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Peebles 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 Cabins in Peebles?

Yes, of course. offers 72 Cabins in Peebles. Our other popular types of Peebles holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 17 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 86 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Peebles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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