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 well known for its restaurants, bars and theme park. Celtic Park and Glasgow Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday 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 cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Motherwell a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 centre:

  • 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

Travelling to and around Motherwell

Fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), the closest airport, located 19.4 mi (31.3 km) from the city centre. 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 travelling by train, Motherwell Carfin Station, Motherwell Holytown Station and Motherwell Cleland Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Motherwell?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 195 holiday lettings around Motherwell. From 120 flats & apartments to 49 houses, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Motherwell?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Motherwell:

  • North West: 199 holiday homes
  • East End: 96 holiday homes
  • Kelvinbridge: 117 holiday homes
  • Glasgow Westend: 178 holiday homes
  • Pollokshields: 46 holiday homes

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

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

  • Motherwell Station: 584 holiday lettings
  • Motherwell Carfin Station: 590 holiday lettings
  • Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility: 553 holiday lettings
  • Motherwell Cleland Station: 568 holiday lettings
  • Motherwell Holytown Station: 591 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 120 Flats in Motherwell. Our other popular types of Motherwell holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Motherwell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 155 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Motherwell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.