Destination guide

The friendly city of Haymarket awaits you

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Haymarket. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Murrayfield Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Haymarket

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Haymarket 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 centre:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mortonhall Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Haymarket

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Haymarket is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Calton Hill (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • The Meadows (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Haymarket

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre.

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

How many holiday accommodation are available around Haymarket?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,266 holiday rentals around Haymarket. From 1,177 flats & apartments to 52 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Haymarket is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Haymarket?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Haymarket:

  • Stockbridge: 425 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 848 holiday homes
  • New Town: 886 holiday homes
  • Leith: 486 holiday homes
  • West End: 664 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Haymarket?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Haymarket. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tynecastle Stadium: 1,881 holiday rentals
  • Gambado: 1,882 holiday rentals
  • Pentland Hills Regional Park: 1,856 holiday rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 1,894 holiday rentals
  • Dean Village: 1,887 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Haymarket listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Haymarket?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,177 Condos/Apartments in Haymarket. Our other popular types of Haymarket holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 52 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,171 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 27 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Haymarket?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Haymarket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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