Theme park thrills in Hamilton
Hamilton Park Racecourse sits just north of the town of Hamilton, 20 minutes drive from Glasgow. Just north east of the town you'll find M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, the perfect destination for a family day out, with a huge amusement park, thrilling rollercoaster rides, a bowling alley, adventure golf and so much more. Nature lovers can enjoy a picturesque walk along the River Clyde, while Hamilton is also home to Strathclyde Park Golf Centre, a popular 9-hole course and a well-stocked pro shop.
Explore Seven Lochs
Around 20 minutes north east of Hamilton in South Lanarkshire, Seven Lochs Wetland Parks draws thousands of visitors thanks to its beautiful lakes, nature reserves and the lush Drumpellier Country Park. There are a couple of play parks for the kids, and animals lovers can spot majestic deer and rare birds. Cyclists should make a beeline for the Seven Lochs Trail, a stunning 8km route running through the park.
Hamilton is only 20 minutes from the vibrant heart of Scotland's largest city. Glasgow is a cultural powerhouse, with Kelvingrove Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern two of the country's most popular art institutions. King's Theatre regularly hosts touring West End shows, while Barrowlands plays hosts to big name live music acts.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Hamilton Park Racecourse? Travelodge Glasgow Queen Street Hotel and Travelodge Glasgow Central Hotel are just 20 minutes away.