Owners Direct is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in holiday rentals. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. Weâ€™re committed to helping families and friends find the perfect holiday rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together.
Right in the heart of central Scotland is where you will find Falkirk. This has been an important town in the history of Scotland and yet somehow misses out on all of the glory. Falkirk cottages are the perfect holiday accommodation, placing you in easy travelling distance of both Edinburgh and Glasgow. All of the holiday cottages in Falkirk make the perfect base for exploring central Scotland and all of the attractions it has to offer. From castles to kirks there is something for everyone in this amazing part of the country.
The Falkirk Wheel
Far exceeding anything achieved by those highly industrious and inventive Victorians, the Falkirk wheel is attracting visitors by the thousands, all of whom look on in amazement at the feat of modern engineering achieved. The wheel links the Clyde and Firth canal to the Union canal and replaces a massive ladder of eleven individual canal locks. It really is something to be seen. Apartments in Falkirk offer you the chance to see this amazing sight for yourself. In fact all of the holiday accommodation in Falkirk is within easy reach of all of the major attractions.
Attractions and Sights
You could be forgiven for thinking you were in central France rather than central Scotland when you see the fabulous chateau that is Callendar House, which began life as an ordinary castle back in the 1400’s. Holiday rentals in Falkirk also place you close to the sites of two historic battles, one featuring William Wallace and the other Bonnie Prince Charlie. Whichever holiday rentals in Falkirk you choose for your holiday you will find that there are lots of things to see and do right on your doorstep. Holiday homes in Falkirk have much to offer visitors no matter whether you are staying for a weekend or longer.
Holiday Accommodation Falkirk Area
Falkirk Area self-catering accommodation is set in and around the town in Scotland’s Central Lowlands, west of Edinburgh and northeast of Glasgow. It’s a town with all of the shops and amenities you’ll need for self-catering accommodation, and there are also a number of fascinating things to see here. The Falkirk Wheel is one of the essential sights for anyone staying at holiday cottages in the Falkirk Area. It’s the world’s only rotating boatlift, constructed to provide a link between the Union Canal and the Forth and Clyde Canal. There’s also plenty of history around Falkirk holiday home apartments – you can follow the route of the Roman Antonine Wall, or visit the scene of the Battle of Falkirk, where the English Army met the Scots led by William Wallace in 1298.
There’s beautiful countryside and attractive towns to be found within a shor