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Book a holiday rental for your West Calder getaway

Learn about the unique charm of West Calder with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its zoo. Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh International Conference Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around West Calder

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes West Calder a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Five Sisters Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Dalmahoy Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Baberton Golf Club (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Calder

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

  • Princes Street Gardens (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Calton Hill (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Holyrood Park (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Calder

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 34.4 mi (55.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, West Calder Station, West Calder Addiewell Station and West Calder Breich Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Calder?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 119 holiday lettings around West Calder. From 23 Houses to 12 Flats, 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 West Calder?

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 West Calder:

  • New Town: 1,220 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,151 holiday homes
  • Leith: 627 holiday homes
  • West End: 904 holiday homes
  • Newington: 672 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 West Calder?

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

  • Five Sisters Zoo: 2,299 holiday lettings
  • West Calder Addiewell Station: 2,237 holiday lettings
  • West Calder Breich Station: 486 holiday lettings
  • West Calder Station: 2,291 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,352 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Calder 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 West Calder?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in West Calder. Our other popular types of West Calder holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 76 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 West Calder?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 95 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in West Calder. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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