Destination guide

The friendly city of Morningside awaits you

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Morningside. This welcoming and romantic city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Greyfriars Kirk 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 and attractions in Morningside

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Morningside a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mortonhall Golf Course (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Midlothian Snowsports Centre (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Morningside

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Morningside is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princes Street Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Calton Hill (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • The Meadows (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Morningside

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Morningside?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 185 holiday rentals around Morningside. From 21 Houses to 162 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 Morningside is on Stayz.

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

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 Morningside:

  • Old Town: 1,068 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,119 holiday homes
  • Leith: 574 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,641 holiday homes
  • Trinity: 165 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 Morningside?

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

  • Braid Hills Golf Course: 2,138 holiday rentals
  • Craigmillar Park Golf Club: 2,190 holiday rentals
  • The Braid Hills: 2,281 holiday rentals
  • Dominion Cinema: 2,229 holiday rentals
  • Blackford Hill: 2,154 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in Morningside. Our other popular types of Morningside holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 162 holiday houses
  • Studios: 161 holiday houses

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 169 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Morningside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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