Destination guide

The lush setting of Motherwell is ready to explore

The rainforest and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Motherwell. This welcoming and trendy city is known for its restaurants, bars and theme park. Celtic Park and Glasgow Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Motherwell

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Motherwell a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colville Park Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • M&Ds Theme Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Hamilton Park Racecourse (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Airdrie Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Crow Wood Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Dullatur Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Motherwell

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Motherwell is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanic Gardens (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Strathclyde Country Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Chatelherault Country Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Black Loch (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Glasgow Green (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Queen's Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Motherwell

Fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), the closest airport, located 19.4 mi (31.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 24.4 mi (39.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Motherwell Carfin Station, Motherwell Holytown Station and Motherwell Cleland Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Motherwell?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 189 vacation rentals near Motherwell. From 44 Houses to 125 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 Motherwell for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Motherwell Station: 574 vacation rentals
  • Motherwell Cleland Station: 570 vacation rentals
  • Fir Park Stadium: 570 vacation rentals
  • Colville Park Golf Club: 579 vacation rentals
  • Motherwell Holytown Station: 587 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Motherwell 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 Motherwell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 44 Houses in Motherwell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Motherwell include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 125 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Motherwell?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Motherwell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.