Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Dunfermline

Enjoy the museums and other features of Dunfermline. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its gardens, golfing and island views. Murrayfield Stadium and Royal Yacht Britannia are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Dunfermline

Are you hoping 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 Dunfermline has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Abbot House (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Dunfermline Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Knockhill Racing Circuit (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunfermline

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dunfermline is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princes Street Gardens (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Calton Hill (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Holyrood Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Pittencrieff Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dunfermline

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Dundee (DND), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Dunfermline Town Station, Dunfermline Queen Margaret Station and Rosyth Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Dunfermline, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,889 vacation rentals around Dunfermline. From 129 house rentals to 1,574 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dunfermline?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dunfermline. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Dalgety Bay: 1,843 vacation rentals
  • Inverkeithing: 1,828 vacation rentals
  • Culross: 121 vacation rentals
  • Dunfermline Abbey: 2,158 vacation rentals
  • Dunfermline North Queensferry Station: 2,134 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Dunfermline! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dunfermline?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dunfermline:

  • Edinburgh: 2,012 rentals
  • Stirling: 175 rentals
  • Perth: 488 rentals
  • Crieff: 451 rentals
  • Cupar: 722 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Dunfermline?

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

  • Dunfermline Abbey: 2,158 rentals
  • Dunfermline North Queensferry Station: 2,134 rentals
  • Rosyth Station: 2,132 rentals
  • Culross Abbey: 1,977 rentals
  • Dalgety Bay Station: 2,155 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dunfermline listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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