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Rent a motorhome in Edinburgh

Great history, exciting sagas and an outstanding art scene

Edinburgh is known for its historical attractions and stunning architecture. Many tourists visit the city for the Fringe Festival, Calton Hill, Dean Village, Scott Monument, Edinburgh Castle and Scotch whisky experience.

With a camper van rental in Edinburgh through motorhomebookers.com rental partners, you can enjoy the Dalkeith Country Park or tour the neighbouring Lothian and Borders Districts. There are campsites a few minutes from Edinburgh's city centre, and you can explore the pristine beaches of East Lothian.

Edinburgh is a suitable place to begin your camper van holiday, with motorhome parks like Edinburgh Club Campsite allowing easy access to the city's attractions. The Royal Mile is an iconic place to start a tour and shop for souvenirs and whisky. It extends from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace.

Top 5 facts about Edinburgh

  1. Edinburgh Castle, perched on Castle Rock at the top of the Royal Mile, is the city's most recognisable structure and the most popular attraction in Scotland.
  2. The Water of Leith River runs through the city and has a mixed-use trail suitable for cycling and strolling.
  3. Campers can wild camp in Edinburgh, and individuals with motorhomes can use approved campsites to benefit from various camping amenities.
  4. Visitors can reach the Palace of Holyroodhouse from Edinburgh by travelling to the bottom of the Royal Mile.
  5. You may take a break from sightseeing and cultural festivals by driving your campervan to the Pentland Hills, a tranquil area with numerous peaks offering different views.

These highlights await you when you rent a camper van in Edinburgh

From Edinburgh, you can spend a day admiring Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park's scenic surroundings. You can also drive to Stirling Castle for a remarkable taste of history, stroll around Aberfoyle and take a cruise across Loch Lomond. The one-hour trip offers exemplary views of the numerous surrounding islands and mountain ranges.

A camper van rental in Edinburgh allows you to explore the city, lochs, mountains and woods. After passing the historic Doune Castle, continue to the charming Stirlingshire village of Aberfoyle, located on the banks of the River Teith, where you can stop for lunch.

This makes Edinburgh particularly suitable as a starting point for your road trip

As Scotland's historic capital, Edinburgh has much to see. It is an iconic city that provides the perfect introduction to the region and is a great place to pick up your motorhome rental and begin a tour of the region.

The Royal Mile, a street that runs through the heart of the Old Town, will introduce you to Edinburgh's stunning architecture. The hike up Castle Rock to the castle is moderately challenging but well worth it for the fantastic views. If you enjoy it, try the hike up the ancient volcano known as Arthur's Seat for more incredible views.

Those who love fauna should visit the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh, a tourist destination and a scientific research facility spread over 70 acres of beautiful land. From here, you can get amazing panoramic views of the city skyline.

Camper van rental: Useful information for your trip to Edinburgh

If you're heading off the beaten track, it helps to stock up on provisions when you pick up your camper van rental in Edinburgh.

Take a decent map with you in case of lost phone signals, for example, Ordnance Survey (OS) maps of the areas you intend to explore.

You should always check the weather forecast before you take your camper van anywhere because Edinburgh's weather can change dramatically, causing poor road visibility.

Rent a motorhome now and discover the region around Edinburgh

Various campsites in and around Edinburgh allow you to experience a fun-filled historical adventure, a walking tour of the highlands or a driving excursion down the west coast.

Book camper van rentals in Edinburgh through motorhomebookers.com and start your road trip today!

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