Destination guide

The friendly area of Melrose awaits your stay

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Melrose. This city's riverfront, restaurants and gardens attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Melrose

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Melrose is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Three Brethren (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Kailzie Gardens (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • St Mary's Loch (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Melrose

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 37.3 mi (60 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Melrose?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 195 holiday lettings around Melrose. From 134 cottages to 134 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Melrose? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Melrose. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Melrose Abbey: 285 holiday lettings
  • Dryburgh Abbey: 309 holiday lettings
  • St Abbs & Eyemouth Voluntary Marine Reserve: 255 holiday lettings
  • Hawick Museum & Art Gallery: 264 holiday lettings
  • Kielder Castle: 246 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 134 Cottages in Melrose. Our other popular types of Melrose holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 134 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 22 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 138 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Melrose. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.