Destination guide

Artsy Wanlockhead will entice you

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Wanlockhead. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Wanlockhead

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Wanlockhead has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Devil's Beef Tub (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Annandale Way Trailhead (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Southern Upland Way Trailhead (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • New Cumnock Golf Club (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wanlockhead

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Wanlockhead. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Green Frog (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Moffat Community Nature Reserve (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)

Traveling to and around Wanlockhead

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 41.3 mi (66.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wanlockhead?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 23 holiday lettings near Wanlockhead. From 12 Houses to 11 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wanlockhead is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wanlockhead?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Wanlockhead. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museum of Lead Mining: 107 holiday lettings
  • Kirkconnel Station: 84 holiday lettings
  • Sanquhar Station: 88 holiday lettings
  • Falls of the Clyde: 137 holiday lettings
  • Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum: 88 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wanlockhead listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wanlockhead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Wanlockhead. Our other popular types of Wanlockhead holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 11 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wanlockhead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Wanlockhead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.