Destination guide

The friendly area of Biggar awaits your stay

Enjoy the culture and other features of Biggar. This city is welcoming and scenic, recognised for its coffee shops, football games and island views. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Biggar

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Biggar a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Devil's Beef Tub (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Annandale Way Trailhead (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Southern Upland Way Trailhead (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Great Polish Map of Scotland (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Five Sisters Zoo (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
  • Colville Park Golf Club (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Biggar

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Biggar is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falls of the Clyde (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • The Green Frog (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Moffat Community Nature Reserve (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • St Mary's Loch (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Haylodge Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Biggar

The nearest airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 31.3 mi (50.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 40.2 mi (64.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Biggar?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 133 holiday lettings around Biggar. From 97 cottages to 97 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Biggar?

There's nothing quite like the refreshing stillness of rural living. No rumble of traffic or annoying car horns. Just you and the quiet serenity of the countryside! HomeAway has 40 countryside rental properties in this destination. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has tons more options, including:

  • 25 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Biggar in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect getaway is spending time with your favourite people in an entirely new place. If you'll be travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help you. The leading choice for big groups here are cottage holiday rentals, and there are 11 available. Around the area, rental properties that are suitable for large groups include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can fit 6 guests? We have 28 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £65 per night.
  • Keen to find a place for 5 guests? We have 14 that will work well. The starting price is £75 a night.
  • On a trip away with 8 guests? We've got 5 rental properties that will suit. Prices start from £92 a night.

You and your posse will be well looked after when you organise your Biggar adventure through us!

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