Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday rentals in Musselburgh that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 96 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Musselburgh. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Historical Musselburgh will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Musselburgh. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its gardens, golfing and restaurants. Arthur's Seat and Palace of Holyroodhouse 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 Musselburgh

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Musselburgh a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Gilmerton Cove (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Musselburgh

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Musselburgh is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arthur's Seat (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Holyrood Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Calton Hill (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Musselburgh

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Musselburgh Wallyford Station, Musselburgh Station and Newcraighall Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Musselburgh?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,425 vacation rentals near Musselburgh. From 168 houses to 1,246 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Musselburgh for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.