Destination guide

Travel to friendly Pilton

Learn about the unique charm of Pilton with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers appreciate the shopping in this welcoming city. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Murrayfield Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Pilton

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Pilton has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bruntsfield Links Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Royal Burgess Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Pilton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pilton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Calton Hill (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Holyrood Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Inverleith (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Pilton

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Pilton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday rentals around Pilton. From 6 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, 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 Pilton is on Stayz.

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

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 Pilton:

  • Old Town: 1,132 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,200 holiday homes
  • Leith: 615 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,774 holiday homes
  • Trinity: 176 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 Pilton?

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

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,292 holiday rentals
  • Pentland Hills Regional Park: 2,267 holiday rentals
  • Portobello Beach: 2,338 holiday rentals
  • Braid Hills Golf Course: 2,285 holiday rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 2,317 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pilton 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 Houses in Pilton?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 6 Houses in Pilton. Our other popular types of Pilton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 holiday houses
  • Studios: 34 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Pilton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 38 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Pilton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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