Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Stockbridge

Come and experience Stockbridge and its history, museums and art galleries. This city's local tours, hiking and cafes attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Princes Street Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Stockbridge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Stockbridge has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Bruntsfield Links Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Stockbridge

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stockbridge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Calton Hill (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Inverleith (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Stockbridge

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Stockbridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 424 holiday rentals near Stockbridge. From 384 Condos/Apartments to 32 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stockbridge for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Stockbridge:

  • Old Town: 1,033 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,092 holiday homes
  • Leith: 572 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,633 holiday homes
  • Trinity: 173 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 Stockbridge?

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

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,136 holiday rentals
  • Pentland Hills Regional Park: 2,109 holiday rentals
  • Portobello Beach: 2,196 holiday rentals
  • Braid Hills Golf Course: 2,123 holiday rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 2,158 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 384 Condos/Apartments in Stockbridge. Our other popular types of Stockbridge holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 32 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 6 holiday houses
  • Studios: 378 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stockbridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Stockbridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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