One the best places to picnic and people-watch. The Meadows in Edinburgh is the largest park area in the city.
The Meadows is a huge expanse of park, slap bang in Edinburgh city centre. There's something for everyone here, and it's an easy walk from all over town.
The Meadows is a great place to bring the family. It has three play-parks, one of which is the largest in Edinburgh. It's a popular spot for walkers and runners. And if you’re feeling sporty, there’s a putting green, tennis courts, cycle paths and countless games of football going on. Otherwise, do what we do. Lay out a blanket, break out a picnic (or even a barbeque) and watch the world go by.
The Meadows hosts many public events throughout the year. It even has its own festival, The Meadows Festival, which is run by the community every summer. The weekend event features live music, stalls, food, family activities and lots more.
The Meadows also becomes the location for many events during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August. With two spectacular circus tents and a buzzing bar, it's a great venue to catch a show.
Book a holiday in one of our city centre self-catering apartments and enjoy a visit to The Meadows in Edinburgh. We have a wide range of holiday homes available and we are based right here in the city. So, please contact us if you need any help or advice when planning your trip.