Holiday rentals in the Scottish Borders

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Best holiday rental deals in the Scottish Borders

-52%
e.g. 2/11 - 9/11
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Chirnside, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £34 £70
Sykes Cottages
3.0
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-18%
e.g. 19/11 - 26/11
Holiday park ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £106 £129
Hoseasons
5.0
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-16%
e.g. 22/12 - 29/12
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £70 £83
Sykes Cottages
3.0
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1,668 beautiful accommodation options from 33 partner websites, such as Booking.com or VacationRentals.com, can be booked in Scottish Borders. HomeToGo lets you directly compare the prices of each property from different partner websites to discover the best price and save up to 52%.

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Rent a holiday apartment, home or cottage in the Scottish Borders: from £29 per night

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Jedburgh, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £30
Sykes Cottages
4.3
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Kelso, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £70
HomeAway
5.0
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-12%
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Selkirk, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £45 £51
cottages.com
5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Coldingham, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £51
Sykes Cottages
4.1
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Chirnside, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £80
Sykes Cottages
4.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Northfield, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £47
Sykes Cottages
4.1
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Peebles, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £63
HomeAway
4.9
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Foulden, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £39
Sykes Cottages
4.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £43
Sykes Cottages
4.5
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Top holiday accommodation with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £66
HomeAway
5.0
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Fishing
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £94
Sykes Cottages
5.0
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Fishing
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Peebles, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £60
HomeAway
4.9
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Recommended pet-friendly holiday lettings

Pet-friendly
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Coldingham, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £98
HomeAway
5.0
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Coldingham, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £50
Sykes Cottages
4.0
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Eyemouth, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £68
Sykes Cottages
4.5
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Lauder, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £52
HomeAway
5.0
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Balcony/Patio
Holiday park ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Jedburgh, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
from £66
TUI Ferienhaus
4.0
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £111
HomeAway
5.0
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Popular holiday rental amenities in the Scottish Borders

  • Internet (1,083)
  • No smoking (1,013)
  • Kitchen (986)
  • TV (933)
  • Parking (931)
  • Garden (840)
  • Washer (740)
  • Pets allowed (625)
  • Dishwasher (569)
  • Microwave (522)
  • Fishing (504)
  • Balcony/Patio (308)
You will have plenty of accommodation options to choose from if you are looking for a holiday rental providing a pool in Scottish Borders. Our data shows that more hotel rooms have pools than house rentals. In addition, they can welcome 3 holidaymakers, on average, while house rentals with pools can welcome an average of 13 guests. In Scottish Borders, a few of the holiday rentals offering a pool are situated close to the water. Holidaymakers who are specifically searching for a pet-friendly holiday rental will find Scottish Borders convenient, since many lettings are pet-friendly. Most pet-friendly options in Scottish Borders are house rentals. Moreover, their average price is £127 per night. If you want a central location, a few of the pet-friendly lettings are less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.

Price and Availability Index in Scottish Borders

Holiday Letting Price Information in the Scottish Borders

The price graph will give you the nightly price average for the upcoming months. The most expensive dates to travel to Scottish Borders are in August (03/08 - 10/08). The cheapest week is in February (16/02 - 23/02). Prices fall to an average of £64 per night.

Holiday Home Availability Information in the Scottish Borders

Find out the percentage of available rentals & cottages in the Scottish Borders with the graph above. So far, the week with the least available rentals in the Scottish Borders is in December (22/12 - 29/12). More accommodations are available in a week of December (01/12 - 08/12) as the booking rate is only 21%.

The weather in the Scottish Borders




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Above are the weather conditions for Scottish Borders. July is the warmest month in the Scottish Borders with average maximum temperatures of 19°. No heat wave is expected in February, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 1° low. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is September.

Accommodations in the Scottish Borders

In Scottish Borders, house rentals are the most prevalent accommodation type. Additionally, the average size of house rentals in Scottish Borders is 97 m², with a median price of £129 a night. Moreover, this type of accommodation tends to be ideal for medium-sized groups and families, as most of the house rentals are able to accommodate at least 5 people. You could also consider other accommodation options in Scottish Borders. Hotel rooms are, for example, another popular type of accommodation in Scottish Borders with 257 being offered. Our data reveals that the average cost of hotel rooms is £88 a night for an area of 26 m².

Experience the mystery of the Scottish Borders with a holiday cottage

No more than an hour from Edinburgh, the Scottish Borders combine the rugged landscape of Scotland with the area's most turbulent history and resplendent cultural treasures. The whole family will be enchanted by its sacred ruins, castles, dense forests, and gardens overflowing with exotic flowers.

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An ecclesiastical must

This romantically ruinous medieval abbey is what many think of at the mention of Scotland. Like something out of a fashion editorial, the cloister and chapter house have returned to the nature that inspired their Gothic designs. The spot is a serene haven, especially near the burial places of poet Sir Walter Scott and the famed Earl of Buchan.

Family Activities

Discover Scotland's magic

There is an endless choice of outings for children at the Scottish Borders. Visit Philiphaugh Salmon Viewing Centre to learn about the exciting journey of salmon upstream to their breeding grounds. Take part in an osprey watch at Tweed Valley's dedicated centre, or dress up in period clothing at the Borders Textile Towerhouse. Here, special exhibitions and audiovisuals bring the area’s history to life.

Sights & things to do in the Scottish Borders

Unmissable attractions

Floors Castle

Surrounded by misty fields and forests, Scotland's largest inhabited castle is like nothing you've ever seen. Its grand crenellations were the creation of leading architect William Adam in 1721. Stroll along the river and through the Victorian walled garden, and admire the vast collection of fine art, porcelain, and restored tapestries.

Melrose Abbey

This ancient edifice is a masterpiece of Gothic style, with kaleidoscopic stained glass windows that illuminate the interior with rainbows in the late afternoon sunshine. A Cistercian monastery was built on the site in 1136, which suffered at the hands of the English due to its location at the English border. However, the monks were allowed to stay on after its dissolution.

Traquair House

Dating back almost a thousand years, Traquair House was originally a hunting lodge for Scottish royalty. Its library, brewery, and incredible hedge maze are now living history. Enjoy traditional Scottish fare at the Cottage Restaurant, which dates to 1745. Make sure to try the famous Traquair House Ales.

Glentress Forest

Grab your mountain bike and venture around Glentress. There are more forest trails here (over 50 miles) than anywhere else in Tweed Valley, making Glentress a pretty perfect place to experience the Scottish wild at its most rural and idyllic. Horseriding and orienteering are other superb ways to explore this stunning corner of Scotland.

Dawyck Botanic Garden

As green-fingered visitors will likely know, Dawyck is one of the world's most prestigious arboreta. The award-winning visitors centre teaches you all about the proliferation of exotic plants that somehow thrive in Scotland's rugged landscape. The defining structural element in the garden is the Dutch Bridge, an ideal setting for a photo.

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