Lanarkshire is a fantastic county found centrally within the heart of Scotland. The county has something to offer everyone in terms of a great day out and also offers some beautiful Scottish countryside to enjoy on a luxury self-catering break. Home to many bustling market towns, a beautiful World Heritage Site and the Hamilton Park Racecourse there should be something to suit every visitor to Lanarkshire. There is also a great selection of outdoor activities for you to enjoy including walking, cycling, pony trekking, fishing and golfing.
On the other hand you could have an even more memorable stay in Lanarkshire and try something different by taking to the skies in a spectacular hot air balloon, paraglide, microlight or helicopter. It doesn’t get much more luxurious than that, or if you’d rather learn something new whilst on your cottage holiday, why not enjoy a flying lesson and experience the thrill of piloting your own aircraft?
On the other hand, Lanarkshire is also a very relaxing place for a Scottish break. Spend your days browsing the many attractions and places of interest such as The National Museum of Rural Life, the Hamilton Mausoleum, Bothwell Castle or the New Lanark World Heritage Site. Family fun can also be had at Biggar Park, Amazonia, Feufield or M&D’s Theme Park. There is also some great shopping to be had in Lanarkshire, whether you are collecting your groceries for the week or looking for tasty gifts in Cones and Candies. To take the whole family away for a fantastic Scottish break including your pet dog, find luxurious dog-friendly cottages.