Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Kinghorn getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Kinghorn with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Kinghorn

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kinghorn a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Bruntsfield Links Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kinghorn

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kinghorn is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arthur's Seat (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Calton Hill (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Holyrood Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Craigencalt Farm Ecology Centre (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kinghorn

Fly into Edinburgh (EDI), the closest airport, located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Dundee (DND), which is 26.9 mi (43.3 km) away.

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

How many vacation rentals are available around Kinghorn?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,830 house rentals around Kinghorn. From 154 Houses to 1,619 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Kinghorn is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kinghorn?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kinghorn:

  • Old Town: 1,065 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,446 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,133 vacation rentals
  • West End: 839 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 575 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Kinghorn?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Kinghorn. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,201 home rentals
  • Rosyth Station: 2,233 home rentals
  • St. Mary's Episcopal Cathederal: 2,198 home rentals
  • Aberdour Station: 2,284 home rentals
  • Princes Street Gardens: 2,205 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kinghorn listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kinghorn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 154 Houses in Kinghorn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kinghorn include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,619 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 35 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 35 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kinghorn?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation homes with pool available in Kinghorn.

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