Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Arbroath

The area's architecture and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Arbroath. Travellers appreciate the seaside in this relaxing city. Montrose Basin and Thirlestane Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Arbroath

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Arbroath 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:

  • Carnoustie Golf Links (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • St. Andrews Links (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Eden Mill St Andrews (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Arbroath

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Arbroath is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montrose Basin (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Montrose Beach (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Tentsmuir Forest (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Dundee Law (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Camperdown Country Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Lochee Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Arbroath

The nearest airport is in Dundee (DND), located 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 53.3 mi (85.7 km) away.

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Arbroath?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 137 holiday lettings around Arbroath. From 40 Cottages to 49 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Arbroath?

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

  • Arbroath Abbey: 312 holiday lettings
  • St. Vigean's Church: 308 holiday lettings
  • Arbroath Station: 318 holiday lettings
  • Scotland's Secret Bunker: 707 holiday lettings
  • University of St. Andrews: 671 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Arbroath 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 Cottages in Arbroath?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Cottages in Arbroath. Our other popular types of Arbroath holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 40 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Arbroath?

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