Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Old Town Edinburgh, Edinburgh that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $115 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Old Town Edinburgh. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Old Town

Come and experience Old Town and its history, museums and monuments. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its local tours, shopping and restaurants. For a bit of culture, visit Edinburgh Castle, Festival Theatre or National Museum of Scotland. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Old Town

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Old Town has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Muirfield Golf Course (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Town

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Old Town. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princes Street Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Calton Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Holyrood Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • The Meadows (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Old Town

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city center.

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

How many vacation rentals are available around Old Town Edinburgh, Edinburgh?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 773 vacation rentals around Old Town Edinburgh. From 741 condo and apartment rentals to 29 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Edinburgh Castle: 1,515 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 1,529 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station): 1,536 vacation rentals
  • The Hub: 1,518 vacation rentals
  • City Art Centre: 1,527 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old Town Edinburgh 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 Condos/Apartments in Old Town Edinburgh?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 741 Condos/Apartments in Old Town Edinburgh. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old Town Edinburgh include:

  • Houses: 29 rentals available
  • Studios: 739 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 Old Town Edinburgh?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Old Town Edinburgh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.