Golden Lion Hotel
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... dates from the 14th to 16th centuries, when it was a residence of the Stuart monarchs. The Royal Palace has recently been restored to the way it was when it was built for James V in the mid-1500s, and is a colourful suite of rooms with the most amazing ceilings. The original oak roundels (dustbin lid-sized wooden rounds intricately carved with the heads of nobles, royals and courtiers) are housed in an exhibition room. There ...
... meal at a quaint little place right down the street from the Uni. I ordered Steak pot pie and it was decent. It was a nice little get together! Wednesday night from 8:30 - 10 I had volleyball again. Wednesday's are mixed practice between the men's and women's teams and it was a lot of fun! There weren't too many girls from the team there but most of the men's team was there and holy **** was I impressed by some of them. Also, we were obviously playing on men's ...
... the same to those seen in
London and Germany. The ice-skating rink however provides so many laughs, its
Funniest Home Videos live.. The falls, slides and saves provided us endless
Taking some time out in the hostel, Eloise
took up chatting to a couple of English guys who invited us on the local pub
crawl for the night.. Hesitant but really was I ever going to say no, we
ventured out.. 150 people ...
... super funny to watch especially the lazy guys just chilling about. There was one who you could tell was probably the bully of the group as he would aggressively swing about, scream, and slam himself into the exhibit walls. It was very fun to watch.
The penguins were hilarious. There was one guy standing there with his one arm out and looked as though he was just directing visitor traffic through the exhibit. There was an old guy who was molting and it ...
... able to share it with Claire today. We stayed for a while admiring the surrounding highlands, so still and magnificent in their beauty.
By the time we wound our way carefully back down to The Old Smiddy, we were ready for our farewell breakfast. It was a bit of a sombre affair, as Greg and I were sad to be saying goodbye to our newly reunited family, and of course to the gorgeous Strathpeffer. Claire, John and the boys were staying on an extra day, so it ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsGolden Lion Hotel Stirling
We spent the first night of our trip through Scotland here. It's very clean, the staff helpful and friendly and our room nice. It's an easy walk from the train station even with luggage.
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