Edinburgh is the perfect city for a short break, and a trip to Scotland isn’t complete without a visit to the nation’s capital. Edinburgh is a vibrant city which hosts a wide range of festivals and events throughout the year. Walk along the streets and you’ll discover amazing shops and restaurants, fascinating spots and incredible buildings. Looming over the city is Edinburgh Castle - the city’s most visited tourist attraction.
We have some amazing self catering lodges all over Scotland from vibrant cities like Glasgow to the Scottish Highlands. We can help find you the best place to stay in the Edinburgh area from self-catering lodges with hot tubs to dog-friendly log cabins and cosy glamping pods with wood-burning stoves. Our lodges offer everything couples, families or groups of friends could need from a home from home, from fully equipped kitchens and en suite bathrooms to your own private hot tub or access to a nearby swimming pool.
We can even make sure your lodge accommodation has somewhere to store your mountain bikes after a day exploring the great outdoors. Edinburgh and the Lothians lie to the north of the Scottish Borders and the famous golf course of St Andrews is just over 30 miles away. So whether you’re looking to relax or want your short break to be filled with action and adventure, this is the place for you.
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There’s so much to see and do in Scotland from visiting vibrant and historic cities to relaxing by a peaceful loch. The area is dotted with wonderful towns and villages, each with their own story to tell.
Home to an incredible array of rare and exotic animals and world-class attractions, there’s plenty at Edinburgh Zoo for all the family to enjoy. Come face-to-face with Sumatran tigers and beam at giant pandas. Watch the penguins play in Europe's largest outdoor penguin pool and laugh at the chimpanzees monkeying around in the world's most innovative chimpanzee enclosure. Located on the slopes of Corstorphine Hill, this incredible zoo covers a vast 82-acres of parkland. Due to the hilltop location, you’ll also be able to catch stunning views of the city from here.
Address: 134 Corstorphine Rd, Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 6TS
Explore the iconic Edinburgh Castle, a historic fortress that overlooks the city's skyline. Immerse yourself in centuries of Scottish history, from royal chambers to the Crown Jewels. Enjoy panoramic views of Edinburgh and relish the castle's role in battles and lore. A must-visit destination showcasing heritage and culture.
Address: Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG