Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Carnoustie

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Carnoustie. Revered for its golfing, spas and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Discovery Point and Verdant Works are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Carnoustie

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like golfing and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Carnoustie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carnoustie Golf Links (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • St. Andrews Links (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Eden Mill St Andrews (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Carnoustie

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carnoustie

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carnoustie is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montrose Basin (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Tentsmuir Forest (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Dundee Law (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • West Sands (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Lochee Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Camperdown Country Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Carnoustie

Fly into Dundee (DND), the closest airport, located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Golf Street Station, Carnoustie Station and Barry Links Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carnoustie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 221 holiday lettings around Carnoustie. From 62 Houses to 58 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 Carnoustie?

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

  • Carnoustie Golf Links: 499 holiday lettings
  • Carnoustie Station: 488 holiday lettings
  • Golf Street Station: 504 holiday lettings
  • Panmure Golf Club: 517 holiday lettings
  • Barry Mill: 478 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Carnoustie. Our other popular types of Carnoustie holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 90 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carnoustie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Carnoustie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.