Click for 5 day Airdrie Weather
Fri
22 Sep
Max 15°C
Min 8°C
W.gif
8-9 mph
Cloudy skies
Provided by Weather2
Airdrie

Information

County - Lanarkshire | Map
Tel code: 01236 | code search
Postcode: ML6 | code search
Population: 35300
Airdrie Jobs
Visitor reports

Add your shop free
Folk Customs:
Biggars Fleming Queen
Whuppity Scoorie

Airdrie Events

November
Annual Fireworks Display
Add an Event

Latest reviews

Fourways
"Luvly meal in restaurant,followed by a great night in lounge with family and friends I,staff and management were fantastic in making it a special night for ..." More

Penny Cabs Ltd
"I waited forty fiveon the taxi,it was late and I was very late because I had to be somewhere. I usally always use this taxi sevices but not agien ..." More

Penny Cabs Ltd
"Don't use the affiliated car wash and valeting service next door as you may find your petrol tank a "BIT LIGHT" when you pick up your car. Pathetic in this ..." More

Airdrie Reviews (7)

Best rates for a Local Hotel

Latest reviews | Events in Airdrie | 10 Places to Stay

Airdrie is a historic town in North Lanarkshire in Scotland situated one mile to the east of Coatbridge, 11 miles east of Glasgow. Airdrie’s history dates back to the battle of Airdrie AD577, where the King of Strathclyde defeated the King of Kintyre for the land. The town developed in the 17th century from a farm steading, hand-loom weaving was the main industry in the 18th century and the town was granted burgh status in 1821 although this was lost it in 1975 when Airdrie became part of the Monklands district. The name Airdrie is Gaelic meaning ‘high hill pasture’ an accurate description of the pretty town that sits on a plateau approximately 400ft high, Airdrie is a popular tourist destination and an ideal base for touring the numerous Glasgow attractions. The town has hotels and holiday accommodation, excellent shops, cafes, restaurants, a swimming pool, golf course and the 20th century Sir John Wilson Town Hall which hosts various activities including performing and visual arts events. Historically interesting features includes, The Wellwynd Church 1847, the Airdrie Town House 1826, Cairnhill House 1841 and the Weavers Cottage Museum consisting of two original weavers cottages renovated into a gallery and a ‘but ‘n ben’. The Airdrieonians Football Club was formed in 1878 and they currently play in the Scottish 1st division.

Dentist

Docherty Kieran Dental Surgeon
Hallcraig Dental Care

Doctor

Airdrie Health Centre
Dr Clements & Partners

Estate Agent

Airdrie Property Centre
Bell Russell Property Services
Century 21 Estate Agents
Countrywide Estate Agents
RE/MAX Select Airdrie
Slater Hogg & Howison

Farmers Market

Airdrie Farmers Market

Golf Club

Airdrie Golf Club
Easter Moffat

Pub and Bar

Black Bull Inn
Boars Head
Broomknowe Bar
Di Maggio's (Airdrie)
Double A Bar
Four Isles
Fourways

Heritage
Monkland Arms
Rams Head
Tavern
Wayside Tavern
Wilson Arms
Winning Post
Yesterdays

Restaurant

Di Maggio's (Airdrie)
Heritage
Tavern
Winning Post

School

Caldervale High School
Mavisbank School
Tollbrae PrimarySchool

Solicitor

Nicolson O'Brien
Nicolson O'Brien Solictors

Taxi

Airdrie Taxis
Ashenhurst Cars
Diamond Cabs

Monkland Taxis Ltd
Penny Cabs Ltd
Twin Cabs

Sports Clubs

St Edwards Judo Club (Martial Arts)

Shops

W H Smith Ltd
The Pet Food Shop
Calder Carpets and Blinds
Peacocks
Healing Hands & Beauty
J J B Sports

Places to Stay near Airdrie

map website

Centre Lodge Hotel (1.71 miles)

Centre Lodge Hotel
Centre Lodge is situated on Coatbridge Main Street, in the heart of Lanarkshire. With close links to the M8, & M74 Motorways it is ideal for business in the central Scotland area, approximately ten minutes ... More | visit website
map website

Shawlee Cottage (1.99 miles)

Shawlee Cottage
Sandy and Cathy Aitken would like to extend a warm Scottish welcome to their cosy bed and breakfast accommodation, conveniently situated in the central belt of Scotland. All major routes are easily accessible with ... More | visit website
map website

Dakota Eurocentral (2.11 miles)

Dakota Eurocentral
Dakota Eurocentral is the next generation of Dakota following the award winning launch of Dakota Nottingham. Designed by award winning hotel designer Amanda Rosa, Dakota stands prominently on the M8 between Glasgow and Edinburgh at ... More | visit website
map book

Grange Hotel (2.28 miles)

Grange Hotel

More Information

A small, friendly hotel centrally located 20mins from Glasgow and 40mins from Edinburgh.

... More
map website

Premier Inn Glasgow Motherwell (3.03 miles)

Premier Inn Glasgow Motherwell
Located with close links to the M8, positioned between the city centres of Glasgow and Edinburgh, this location makes a great base for travel to either city. Our Glasgow (Motherwell) Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, ... More | visit website
map website

Ridgeland House (3.76 miles)

Ridgeland House
A warm welcome awaits you at Ridgeland House. A family run bed and breakfast in a beautiful country location ideally situated for tourists or business people visiting the area around Lanarkshire.

All bedrooms have remote control ... More | visit website
map website

Premier Inn Glasgow Bellshill (4.03 miles)

Premier Inn Glasgow Bellshill
Perfectly situated between Glasgow and Edinburgh with easy access to the M8 and M74, ten minutes from the city centre of Glasgow. Local attractions include M&Ds theme park, Hamilton Race Course and historical Bothwell Castle. Our ... More | visit website
map website

Old Mill Hotel (4.66 miles)

Old Mill Hotel

More Information

Old converted Grain Mill overlooking river and waterfall in Motherwell. The Old Mill has a restaurant and function suite overlooking the Falls of Calder Old converted Grain Mill overlooking river and ... More | visit website

map book

Alona Hotel (4.72 miles)

Alona Hotel

More Information

Set within the grounds of the idyllic Strathclyde Country Park and on the banks of the loch, the Alona Hotel has a laid-back atmosphere. The Glasshouse Restaurant, with its bright, ... More

map book

Innkeepers Lodge (5.17 miles)

More Information

Innkeeper's Lodge Glasgow strathclyde is located 300 yards away from strathclyde country park and approximately 20 minutes from glasgow city centre. scotlands biggest theme park m&d's is only 1 mile ... More

Brit Quote:
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool. - Rudyard Kipling
More Quotes

On this day:
First Non-Stop Transatlantic Jet Flight - 1950, Launch of ITV - 1955, 10 Soldiers killed by IRA bomb attack in Deal - 1989
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages