Where to stay around Portobello, Edinburgh?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 22 vacation rentals near Portobello. From 17 Studios to 17 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 Portobello for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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 Portobello:

  • Old Town: 1,701 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,729 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 2,232 vacation rentals
  • Bruntsfield: 2,774 vacation rentals
  • Slateford: 235 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 Portobello?

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

  • Portobello Beach: 3,636 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Castle: 3,542 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station): 3,583 vacation rentals
  • Craigmillar Castle: 3,586 vacation rentals
  • St. Andrew Square: 3,655 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portobello 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 Portobello?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 17 Studios in Portobello. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portobello include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Portobello?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 18 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Portobello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Historic Portobello will entice you

    Enjoy the history and other features of Portobello. Travelers like the beaches, seaside and restaurants in this walkable and welcoming city. Arthur's Seat and Palace of Holyroodhouse are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Activities and attractions in and around Portobello

    Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Portobello a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Our Dynamic Earth (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Royal Commonwealth Pool (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Edinburgh Zoo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Muirfield Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Omni Centre Edinburgh (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Gilmerton Cove (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Portobello

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portobello is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Arthur's Seat (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Princes Street Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Holyrood Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Calton Hill (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Royal Botanic Garden (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Portobello Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)