Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Elgin

Come and experience Elgin and its monuments, cathedral and history. This welcoming city allures visitors with its archaeology and spas. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Elgin

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Elgin is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cummingston Beach (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Moray Firth (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Ben Rinnes (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Nairn Beach (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Elgin

The nearest airport is in Inverness (INV), located 28.7 mi (46.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Elgin Station.

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

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

  • Glen Moray Distillery: 200 holiday lettings
  • Spynie Palace: 180 holiday lettings
  • Duffus Castle: 162 holiday lettings
  • Pluscarden Abbey: 185 holiday lettings
  • Elgin Station: 188 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elgin 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 Cottages in Elgin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 74 Cottages in Elgin. Our other popular types of Elgin holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 45 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elgin?

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