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 features

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 property listings offer a large selection of 152 vacation rentals near Lanark. From 68 Houses to 47 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lanark for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lanark:

  • Old Town: 974 vacation rentals
  • New Town: 1,022 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 635 vacation rentals
  • Leith: 137 vacation rentals
  • Haymarket: 1,296 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Lanark?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 68 Houses in Lanark. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lanark include:

  • Bungalows: 47 rentals available
  • Cabins: 47 rentals available
  • Cottages: 47 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lanark?

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