To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Edinburgh, step out and discover surrounding areas like Musselburgh, Dalkeith, and Loanhead.
People come from near and far to experience Edinburgh Castle, one of the most iconic sites in the country. It is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
When it’s time escape the city, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the area’s beaches, for example Portobello Beach. Bring a picnic, throw a frisbee, or just listen to the birdsong at Holyrood Park.
There are lots of popular attractions to see around Millerhill. Be sure to set aside plenty of time to see them all. To discover the nearby historic sights, visit Craigmillar Castle.
Sports fans who are into soccer will feel right at home at Meadowbank Stadium, the home of local favorites the Edinburgh City F.C. and the Leith Athletic F.C.. Enjoy a few post-match beers with local fans after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
After spending the day seeing the sights around Millerhill, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Best Western Kings Manor Hotel, the Hotel Ceilidh-Donia - Townhouse Hotel, or the Cherrytree Villa Guest House.