Built in 1874, this historical hotel is the former high school of Stirling and has retained many of the original features including the fully working observatory. The hotel comprises a total of 96 rooms, including 2 wheelchair-accessible rooms, on 3 floors. The lobby houses a 24-hour reception desk, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and lift access. Further facilities include a bar, a breakfast room and an air-conditioned restaurant with highchairs for infants. The hotel is ideal for business guests with its conference room and Internet connection. Room and laundry services are on offer and parking is available in the hotel's car park.
The hotel is located in the centre of Stirling. There are numerous restaurants, bars, nightclubs and shops located in the immediate vicinity. It is an ideal base for exploring the sights, such as Stirling Castle, the Wallace Monument and the Bannockburn Heritage Centre. A bus stop and a train station are just a few steps away. Both Edinburgh Airport and Glasgow Airport are approximately 50 km from the hotel.
The carpeted rooms have been refurbished by award-winning designers and feature an en suite bathroom with a shower, a bath and a hairdryer. All of the rooms are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio and Internet access. A double bed, tea and coffee-making facilities, ironing equipment and central heating are all provided as standard amenities.
Guests can take advantage of the spa with an indoor swimming pool, hot tub, steam rooms, and massage and spa treatments. Guests can play squash, take part in aerobic classes or work out in the gym. There is a golf course near the hotel.
Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet. A set menu is available for lunch and dinner. In addition, the hotel caters for guests with special dietary requirements. Half-board or full-board stays may be booked.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
From Edinburgh follow signs for the M9. Once on the M9, exit at Junction 10 onto the A84 to Stirling. On reaching the town centre follow signs for the Castle, and the hotel can be located on Spittal Street on the left. From Glasgow take the M73. At the end of the M73 bear right onto the A80, continuing onto the M80 towards Stirling. On reaching the M9 follow the motorway north exiting at Junction 10 onto the A84. On reaching the town centre follow signs for the Castle, and the hotel can be located on Spittal Street on the left.
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