Find the best place to stay — Scottish Borders

Where to stay around Scottish Borders, GB?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 302 vacation rentals near Scottish Borders. From 191 cottages to 51 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Scottish Borders for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Scottish Borders?

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

  • Earlston: 129 vacation rentals
  • Peebles: 42 vacation rentals
  • Manderston House: 287 vacation rentals
  • Hawick Museum & Scott Art Gallery: 171 vacation rentals
  • Melrose: 168 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Scottish Borders! 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 Scottish Borders?

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 Scottish Borders:

  • Earlston: 129 rentals
  • Peebles: 42 rentals
  • Melrose: 168 rentals
  • West Linton: 38 rentals
  • Newcastleton: 86 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Scottish Borders?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Scottish Borders are:

  • Edinburgh Waverly Station Airport (ZXE): 1,831 vacation rentals
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI): 1,784 vacation rentals
  • Carlisle Airport (CAX): 216 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Manderston House: 287 rentals
  • Hawick Museum & Scott Art Gallery: 171 rentals
  • Duns Castle: 301 rentals
  • Galashiels Station: 201 rentals
  • Tweedbank Station: 207 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Scottish Borders 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.

The riverside setting of Scottish Borders is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Scottish Borders. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its riverfront, restaurants and bars. 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 Scottish Borders

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Scottish Borders a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (29.3 mi / 47.1 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (30 mi / 48.2 km)
  • Kelso Racecourse (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Kielder Observatory (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Butterfly and Insect World (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Scottish Borders

Scottish Borders is famous for its stunning river views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Scottish Borders is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arthur's Seat (29.9 mi / 48 km)
  • Northumberland National Park (28.7 mi / 46.1 km)
  • Holyrood Park (29 mi / 46.7 km)
  • Three Brethren (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Kailzie Gardens (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • St Mary's Loch (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)