Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Peebles
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Situated in the historic county of Peeblesshire, the town of Peebles is a royal burgh in the Scottish Borders. The lively, picturesque town offers visitors endless charm and attractions. The town is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty bordering the River Tweed and is known for its numerous walking opportunities. It is a renowned salmon fishing destination and is popular among golfers as well. Spend some time in the town centre browsing the many independent shops, cafés, restaurants, and more! A holiday in Peebles is a must for any traveller coming to Scotland.Finding your perfect holiday rental in Peebles
Choose from a wide selection of gorgeous holiday rentals and lettings in Peebles. The charming town boasts an enormous range of holiday rentals in a range of sizes, styles, designs, and locations. Stay in a rental on the edge of the River Tweed with a large garden and stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Or, stay in a rental in the town centre, just steps away from shops, restaurants, and cafés. Oversized rentals are available for large groups and families, with accommodations designed to sleep up to 10 people. Couples can choose from smaller 1- or 2-bedroom rentals with a fireplace and a hot tub. Holiday rentals in Peebles often boast aesthetic stone exteriors and are fully equipped with all the modern amenities you’ll need to feel comfortable throughout your stay. With such incredible rentals to choose from, you’ll be sure to find a rental suited perfectly to your travel needs!
Vacations in Peebles
The area and getting around
Peebles is conveniently located just 23 miles from Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. Edinburgh is also home to the closest major airport to Peebles. From the city of Edinburgh or from the airport you’ll have the option of using a bus, a tram, or a train to get to Peebles. Hiring a private car is the fastest, most convenient, and easiest way to reach Peebles. Car hire companies are available at the airport and in Edinburgh centre.Getting around Peebles
Peebles is a small town and nearly everything is within walking distance. To reach attractions outside the centre, there’s a local bus service that makes many stops at designated locations throughout the town. Having a private car is necessary for visiting any attractions outside the town centre.
Travellers and activities
Enjoy a peaceful, romantic stroll hand-in-hand with your better half through the Kailzie Gardens. The stunning 19th century formal walled gardens boast lovely blooms, a footbridge, and yummy food at the café. Spend an hour or two enjoying the natural scenery filled with numerous species of plants and be sure to stop for a coffee and slice of cake before you leave!Peebles for active travellers
Active travellers can’t miss out on the opportunity to ride mountain bikes on the scenic Glentress trails. You can hire bicycles from Glentress Mountain Bike Trail Centre and enjoy the fantastic mountain bike trails through the forest. There are trails suitable for all levels and there’s a café where you can grab a bite to eat before or after your riding session.
Lyne Church, the smallest church in Scotland, is just four miles from Peebles!
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Enjoy a delightful stroll along the paved walking paths at Dawyck Botanic Garden and Café. The gardens include a wide variety of unique tree species from around the world, including some giant redwoods. Explore the many different paths and be sure to stop by the café before you leave for a cup of tea and a slice of cake!2. Visit the medieval Cross Kirk ruins
If you’re interested in history, be sure not to miss out on this atmospheric gem. The Cross Kirk ruins boast beautiful stonework and vibrant green gardens. Although not many walls of the building are still standing, you can get an idea of the original size from the ruined remains and the markings on the grass. Admission is free year round!3. See the regal Neidpath Castle
This stunning L-plan rubble-built castle is set atop a lovely hill and boasts scenic views of the River Tweed. Explore the peaceful, green grounds on foot and learn some interesting facts about the fascinating history of the place. This castle is so beautiful that it is often used as a venue for weddings and other events!4. See all the main attractions on the Peebles Town Walk
Stop by the Tourist Information Office on High Street for a free pamphlet with the “Town Walk” guide map. You can enjoy this self-guided tour around the town which includes stops at several historic attractions. The entire walk takes around 2 hours to complete, and it focuses only on points of interest in the town centre.5. Browse the Tweeddale Museum & Gallery
This gem of a museum is small but packed with interesting information. You can browse the photographs, books, exhibits, and artefacts as you learn about the history of the town. Entry is totally free!
FAQs: Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Peebles
What was the average price for a holiday rental in Peebles last year?
Peebles is one of the cheapest cities in the United Kingdom! The price of a holiday rental is around £128 per night.
When can you get the best deals on holiday rentals in Peebles?
If you seek to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Peebles are May (£115 per night for accommodation, on average), June (£116), and April (£117).
When are holiday rentals more expensive in Peebles?
Following the data observed last year, the cost per night for accommodation is usually higher, on average, during the months of January (£144), August (£144), and December (£137).
Are there usually many holiday rentals available in Peebles?
When visiting Peebles, it is necessary to be proactive, as 84% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.
Which months offer the highest availability?
March, April, and May are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of properties free, with respective average availability figures of 38%, 32% and 28%. However, even during the time when availability is the highest, the average is 32%. Due to this, it is better to always prepare your holiday to Peebles in advance.
During which months are there fewer rentals available in Peebles?
The month with the highest average number of booked rentals is July (only 3% of properties were available on average in the previous year). Followed by August (4%), and September (4%). During these three months, availability is only around 3%. Due to this, it is a good idea to book early.
How many holiday rentals are there in Peebles?
We have 30 properties for you in Peebles, provided by our 6 local and international partners.