Destination guide

Arty Wanlockhead will entice you

The area's art galleries and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Wanlockhead. This city has something for everyone. Many of our holiday 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 holiday 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 centre:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wanlockhead

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

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

Travelling to and around Wanlockhead

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Wanlockhead?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings around Wanlockhead. From 4 houses to 16 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wanlockhead? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Wanlockhead. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museum of Lead Mining: 108 holiday lettings
  • Lockerbie: 203 holiday lettings
  • New Lanark: 177 holiday lettings
  • Drumlanrig Castle: 162 holiday lettings
  • Lanark Station: 181 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wanlockhead listed on 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. offers 4 Houses in Wanlockhead. Our other popular types of Wanlockhead holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 16 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.