Discover a selection of 269 holiday rentals in Merchiston, Edinburgh 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 internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 63 per night, and flats & apartments and studios are popular options for a stay in Merchiston. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Merchiston

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Merchiston. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, gardens and restaurants. 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, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Merchiston

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Merchiston 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:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Mortonhall Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Merchiston

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

  • Princes Street Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Calton Hill (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • The Meadows (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Merchiston

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Merchiston?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 269 vacation rentals near Merchiston. From 244 flats & apartments to 243 studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Merchiston for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Merchiston?

Whether you're traveling 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 Merchiston:

  • New Town: 861 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 407 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 834 vacation rentals
  • West End: 642 vacation rentals
  • Newington: 489 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Merchiston?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Merchiston. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • FountainPark: 1,688 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Castle: 1,600 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Zoo: 1,606 vacation rentals
  • Heriot Watt University: 1,605 vacation rentals
  • Princes Street Gardens: 1,610 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Merchiston listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Merchiston?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 244 Flats in Merchiston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Merchiston include:

  • Studios: 243 rentals available
  • Houses: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Merchiston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Merchiston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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