Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Granton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Granton with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Royal Yacht Britannia and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Granton

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Granton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bruntsfield Links Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Royal Burgess Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Granton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Granton. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Calton Hill (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Holyrood Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Inverleith (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Granton

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.6 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Granton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 31 holiday rentals near Granton. From 3 Houses to 27 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Granton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Granton:

  • Old Town: 1,079 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,121 holiday homes
  • Leith: 588 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,690 holiday homes
  • Trinity: 179 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 Granton?

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

  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,173 holiday rentals
  • Pentland Hills Regional Park: 2,174 holiday rentals
  • Portobello Beach: 2,245 holiday rentals
  • Braid Hills Golf Course: 2,161 holiday rentals
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station: 2,213 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 3 Houses in Granton. Our other popular types of Granton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 holiday houses
  • Studios: 27 holiday houses

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 28 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Granton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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