Where to stay around New Town, Edinburgh?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,701 vacation rentals near New Town. From 1,198 Studios to 1,198 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New Town for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to New Town?

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 New Town:

  • Slateford: 237 vacation rentals
  • Bruntsfield: 2,505 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,935 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 1,685 vacation rentals
  • Carrick Knowe: 21 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to New Town?

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

  • Hanover Fine Arts Gallery: 3,562 vacation rentals
  • Calton Hill: 3,566 vacation rentals
  • Nelson Monument: 3,572 vacation rentals
  • St. Andrew Square: 3,566 vacation rentals
  • National Gallery of Scotland: 3,499 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Town listed on VRBO 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 Studios in New Town?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,198 Studios in New Town. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Town include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,198 rentals available
  • Hotels: 352 rentals available
  • Houses: 62 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in New Town?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 130 vacation rentals with pool available in New Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Travel to historic New Town

    Take a vacation to New Town and enjoy the area's history, festivals and museums. This welcoming city is known for its art, local tours and shopping. Local cultural sights include Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and Usher Hall. If you're looking for accommodations 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 New Town

    Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that New Town has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Our Dynamic Earth (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Edinburgh Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Muirfield Golf Course (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
    • Omni Centre Edinburgh (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in New Town

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, New Town is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Princes Street Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Arthur's Seat (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Calton Hill (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Royal Botanic Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Holyrood Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Inverleith (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)