Destination guide

The historic area of Laurencekirk awaits your stay

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Laurencekirk. This city has something for everyone. Montrose Basin and Thirlestane Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Laurencekirk

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Laurencekirk 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:

  • Storybook Glen (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Hazlehead Golf Club (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Laurencekirk

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Laurencekirk. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montrose Basin (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Hazlehead Park (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Montrose Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Mount Keen (19.9 mi / 32 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Laurencekirk

The nearest airport is in Aberdeen (ABZ), located 25.4 mi (40.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Dundee (DND), which is 35.2 mi (56.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Laurencekirk Station.

Where to stay around Laurencekirk?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 114 vacation rentals near Laurencekirk. From 50 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Laurencekirk for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Laurencekirk?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Laurencekirk. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Grassic Gibbon Centre: 114 vacation rentals
  • Laurencekirk Station: 141 vacation rentals
  • Gordon Highlanders Museum: 142 vacation rentals
  • Dunnottar Castle: 164 vacation rentals
  • Castle Fraser: 182 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Laurencekirk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 50 Houses in Laurencekirk. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Laurencekirk include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 42 rentals available
  • Cottages: 42 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Laurencekirk?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Laurencekirk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.