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Home to the powerful Hamilton family, premier dukes of Scotland, this town changed its name from Cadzow to Hamilton in the 15C and became a royal burgh a century later (in 1548). In the late 18C and early 19C, the town grew quickly as a mining centre, after Lanarkshire’s coal seams were found and started to be worked. Today, Hamilton is a busy commercial and administrative centre.

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  • New Lanark Recommended Recommended

    GB - Lanark ML11 9DB

    The creation of New Lanark is linked to the use of Clyde waterfalls to power new cotton weaving centres. In 1800, its creator, David Dale, sold the weaving houses to his future son-in-law, Robert Owen, a social reformer who took charge of the factori..

  • David Livingstone Centre Interesting

    165 rd. Station GB - Blantyre G72 9BY

    An old complex, comprising an 18C mill and living accommodation, Shuttle Row is home to the David Livingstone Centre. Livingstone (1813-1873), a local man, used to live in one of these one-roomed dwellings, considered at the time to be model living a..

  • Bothwell Castle Interesting

    GB - Bothwell G71 8BL

    Bothwell Castle, now in ruins, dominates the Clyde Valley as it has since it was built in the late 13C. Built around the same time as Edward I's Welsh fortifications, it is one of the Scottish forts, strongly influenced by fortified castles on the co..

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Hotels Hamilton

  • Clydesdale Hotel

    12 Clydesdale Street GB - Hamilton ML3 0DP

    Conveniently located 20 minutes’ drive from Glasgow, Clydesdale Hotel & Restaurant is in the tranquil town of Hamilton, in the Scottish Lowlands of South Lanarkshire. Hamilton Park Racecourse is half a mile from the hotel. Each room at Clydesdale fe..

  • Villa Hotel Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    49-51 Burnbank Road GB - Hamilton ML3 9AQ

    Prix Prices from : 55 £

    Less than an hour’s drive from the beaches of Scotland’s west coast, Villa Hotel provides free Wi-Fi, free on-site parking and a garden area for outdoor dining. A flat-screen TV and an en suite shower room are featured in each room at Villa Hotel, a..

  • Avonbridge Hotel

    Carlisle Road GB - Hamilton ML3 7DB

    With a spacious conservatory restaurant and a cocktail bar, Avonbridge Hotel is situated in the historic town of Hamilton on the outskirts of Glasgow. There is free Wi-Fi throughout and free private parking on site. Set within the main hotel and 2 a..

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