Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Falkirk

Enjoy the history and other features of Falkirk. Well known for its spas, restaurants and boating, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Royal Highland Centre and Celtic Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Falkirk

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Falkirk a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edinburgh Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Falkirk Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • West Lothian Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Dullatur Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Kilsyth Lennox Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Dunfermline Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Falkirk

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Falkirk is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • The Helix (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Muiravonside Country Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Black Loch (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pittencrieff Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Falkirk

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 26.9 mi (43.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Falkirk Grahamston Station, Falkirk High Station and Camelon Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Falkirk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 269 holiday rentals near Falkirk. From 115 Houses to 76 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Falkirk for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Falkirk:

  • North West: 193 holiday homes
  • Ravelston: 135 holiday homes
  • Slateford: 51 holiday homes
  • Haymarket: 1,398 holiday homes
  • Carrick Knowe: 15 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 Falkirk?

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

  • Camelon Station: 361 holiday rentals
  • Callendar House: 347 holiday rentals
  • The Kelpies: 371 holiday rentals
  • Antonine Roman Wall: 359 holiday rentals
  • The Helix: 360 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 115 Houses in Falkirk. Our other popular types of Falkirk holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 76 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 66 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 66 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Falkirk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Falkirk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.