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Motorhome hire Edinburgh Festival Scotland
A Motorhome Holiday in Scotland
Start your motorhome hire in Scotland in Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, which offers a wide range of sight seeing opportunities, all year round. With the historical Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace, the official residence of the Queen in Scotland.
If you time your motorhome holiday in Scotland in the summer you can take in the world famous Edinburgh Festival, with a variety of theatre and entertainment events up for grabs. Edinburgh comes alive in August for 3 weeks and every year thousands of performers take to hundreds of stages all over the city of Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and includes theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, children's shows, musicals, opera, music, spoken word, exhibitions and events.
Why Book your Motorhome Hire Edinburgh Festival with Holiday Campervan?
Accomodation at this time of the year can be very difficult to arrange and can also be very expensive. It is wiser to arrange your motorhome hire Edinburgh Festival well in advance to avoid disappointment. You can pick up your campervan hire near Edinburgh Airport or from rental depots located in the city centre.
The top motorhome hire companies in Edinburgh include Just Go Motorhomes, McRent, Spaceships UK and Bunk Campers.
Camping Accomodation in Edinburgh
Mortonhall Caravan & Camping Park (just 4 miles from Edinburgh Castle) is peaceful, even when busy. There is a pub - the Stable Bar and Restaurant on site and friendly staff. It has access to a bus stop nearby so is great to get into the city of Edinburgh. It is open all year round and even has its own highland cattle Hector and Hamish!
Edinburgh Caravan Club Site is close to the coast and has welcoming staff - situated on the River Forth (the Firth of Forth), the caravan park provides easy access to Edinburgh. Buses run every 10 minutes into the city during the day, and every half hour in the evening. The site is only a stone’s throw away from the waterfront where campers can walk along the promenade of Cramond and, only a short drive away, visitors can enjoy the popular coastal suburb of Portobello with its pubs, restaurants and shops
Just west of Edinburgh is Linwater Caravan Park. It has good facilities for your campervan hire and lovely walks nearby. Surrounded by beautiful farmland you can take peaceful walks with the dog or kick back and relax after a busy day. The kids will love the new play park where they can meet new friends.
Situated on the outskirts of Edinburgh is Drummohr Caravan Park. It has 108 pitches and an excellent bus service into Princes Street. Drummohr Holiday Park is situated just twenty minutes away from Princes Street in the heart of Scotland’s capital Edinburgh. To the other side of the Holiday Park is the beautiful East Lothian countryside
Edinburgh is the perfect place to start your motorhome holiday in Scotland, either by heading North along the M90 motorway to locations such as Perth and the gateway to the Highlands, or by heading West along the M8, taking you to Glasgow or Stirling. From here you can head further West to the Clyde Coast or even North West to the Trossachs for some beautiful scenery - hills and lochs.
Handy Hints for your Motorhome Hire Edinburgh Festival
Choose an area you really want to see, with plenty of things to do during the day.
Bring a good map to help you navigate the area in your motorhome rental, or use Google Maps to plan your journey
Make sure you take any essentials if you’re you’re heading out of the city in your motorhome hire, as chances are you may not be able to pick stuff up locally.
It can get very cold at night in Scotland, so bring extra-warm clothing.
Midges are not usually a problem in and around Edinburgh - but they may drive you daft if you travel to the damper west coast of Scotland.