©

Bothwell trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Bothwell

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  Scotland  /  South Lanarkshire  /  Bothwell
(4.4/5 based on 25+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: golf
Bothwell is a small town in the South Lanarkshire council area of Scotland. It lies on the north bank of the River Clyde, adjacent to Uddingston and Hamilton, 9mi east-south-east of Glasgow city centre.Bothwell is an affluent commuter town that has attracted a number of local celebrities including a number of Celtic and Rangers footballers. Thanks to a steady rise in property prices, Bothwell has earned its reputation as one of Glasgow's most prosperous satellites. A recent survey published in The Scotsman revealed that Bothwell's Imperial Way, site of the former home of ex-Celtic manager Gordon Strachan, is the fifth most expensive street in Scotland, closely followed by neighbouring streets Mill Road and Fife Crescent.The Population of Bothwell is estimated, as of 2008, at 3,000. The majority of Bothwells' residents own their own property, and annual incomes are well above average. The average house costs £556,250The parish church (which was restored at the end of the 19th century) contains the choir of the old Gothic church of 1398. A memorial honours the poet Joanna Baillie (1762 - 1851) who was born in the manse.MiningBothwell village and its immediate surroundings east of the River Clyde were the site of three medium-sized Victorian Age collieries, Bothwell Castle, Bothwell Park and Hamilton Palace. The former two were financed by William Baird, the Coatbridge iron master, and the latter by the Bent Coal Company. Each had its collection of mining company workers houses with Bothwell Park and Hamilton Palace creating new villages. The mineral owners were the Earl of Home and the Duke of Hamilton.
Make the most of your holiday in Bothwell by finding out about its attractions and choosing what to see using our United Kingdom (UK) vacation planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Bothwell

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Bothwell

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Bothwell:
Museums, nightlife, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, parks, golf
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Theme parks, parks, fun & games
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, nature, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to South Lanarkshire

1 day in Biggar BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Ireland & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Carluke BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Scotland & Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News