Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Lanark

Take a vacation to Lanark and enjoy the area's history, monuments and culture. This welcoming city is known for its riverfront, waterfalls and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Lanark

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lanark a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colville Park Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Hamilton Park Racecourse (13 mi / 21 km)
  • M&Ds Theme Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Five Sisters Zoo (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Airdrie Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lanark

Travelers appreciate the stunning river views and beautiful waterfalls, which is just a taste of what Lanark has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lanark is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Falls of the Clyde (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Chatelherault Country Park (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Strathclyde Country Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Black Loch (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Muiravonside Country Park (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Beecraigs Country Park (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Lanark

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 24.9 mi (40.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 28.6 mi (46.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Lanark Station or Lanark Carstairs Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Lanark?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 162 holiday lettings near Lanark. From 72 Houses to 45 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lanark for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lanark?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lanark:

  • East End: 87 holiday homes
  • Haymarket: 1,383 holiday homes
  • West End: 808 holiday homes
  • New Town: 1,068 holiday homes
  • Haymarket: 701 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Lanark?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 72 Houses in Lanark. Our other popular types of Lanark holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 45 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lanark?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Lanark. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.