Golden Lion Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
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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... 30-something single woman from Chicago traveling for 3 months around Europe. She just happened to be on her last two weeks of the trip. We hit it off right away and rather than going to another museum we went to dinner and got to know each other. It was really heartening to talk to someone I had so much in common with and left me in a great mood.
When I got back to my hostel I found they had upgraded me to the “Family Room.” Which meant I had an entire ...
... hour guided tour so joined up with around
six others. Noticed there were only as
many others at the castle so we pretty much had the place to ourselves. Still kind of early for tourist season plus the
weather probably had some do something warmer.
The tour was good and gained a lots of insight about the battles and
life living here. There costumed
interpreters who were gracious in answering questions ...
... filled in all the history and, once again, we were about the last to leave in the dark at 5. Camped on a farm at Thornhill. Treated ourselves to a pub dinner at "The Lion and The Unicorn," seated beside a roaring peat fire. We have found CLs - certified locations, mostly on farms, through the Caravan Club, where we can book ahead and know we have a spot for the night, with basic facilities, at reasonable ...
... various narrow alley ways from the station back to the apartment. These alleyways are known as either "closes" or "wynds". A wynd is an alleyway that is open at both ends, whilst a close is one that is only open at one end. As it was Friday night many persons were out and about in the streets and enjoying themselves at the local pubs.
That evening we had pizza and salad at the apartment.
... the Stuarts). It was almost like it was all still current.
Walked down from the Castle and caught a HOHO bus to a spot where we could pick up a HOHO bus to take us out to the Royal Yacht Brittania. We had thoughts of taking afternoon tea on the ship, but by the time we got to the dining area it was about lunchtime and the place was packed and a large queue waiting It was interesting to hear that the group that was ...