Destination guide

The friendly city of Haymarket awaits you

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Haymarket. Travelers like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this welcoming and walkable city. Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Murrayfield Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Haymarket

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Haymarket has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Our Dynamic Earth (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Braid Hills Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mortonhall Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Haymarket

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Haymarket is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princes Street Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Arthur's Seat (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Botanic Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Calton Hill (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Holyrood Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • The Meadows (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Haymarket

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Edinburgh Haymarket Station.

Where to stay around Haymarket?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,398 holiday lettings near Haymarket. From 1,298 Condos/Apartments to 83 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Haymarket is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Haymarket:

  • West End: 816 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,084 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,058 holiday homes
  • Bruntsfield: 1,630 holiday homes
  • Slateford: 49 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Haymarket?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Haymarket. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tynecastle Stadium: 2,136 holiday lettings
  • Dalgety Bay Station: 2,187 holiday lettings
  • Writers' Museum: 2,148 holiday lettings
  • Edinburgh Castle: 2,137 holiday lettings
  • Princes Street Gardens: 2,157 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Haymarket listed on HomeAway 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 Haymarket?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,298 Condos/Apartments in Haymarket. Our other popular types of Haymarket holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Haymarket?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Haymarket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.