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Golden Lion Hotel

8-10 King Street, Stirling, FK8 1BD, United Kingdom
+44 178 647 5351

£37+

Overall guest ratings

7.8/10 Good
Based on 2,186 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 8.3
  • 4.9
  • 4.8

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    About

    Hotel Dates back to 1786, one of Stirling s First Hotels filled with old world charm in a friendly environment IN THE HEART of Historic Stirling, the Golden Lion Hotel has for more than two centuries welcomed guests, even the national bard, Rabbie Burns (plaque on wall by front door in acknowledgement of his stay) An ideal setting for leisure, business and special occasions, the family-owned Golden Lion provides traditional Scottish hospitality From the splendid buffet breakfast to the contemporary comforts of the 67 bedrooms and the timeless elegance of the stunning Regency Ballroom, this is a hotel with character as well as professional commitment. Close to magnificent Stirling Castle, and a short trip from the famous Monument to William Wallace, the Golden Lion makes an ideal base for the tourist. Practical advantages add to the appeal: the hotel s city centre location - with free car parking - is only a few minutes drive from the national motorway network. The principal bus and rail stations are within easy walking distance(5 mins)of the Golden Lion s front door. There is an excellent choice of shops on the doorstep next to the Thistle indoor shopping Mall The Warmth of our Welcome Awaits You! Free WIFI available in all Public & Conference areas Before you connect to the M9 from the M80 heading North, cut off at Junction 9, then follow signs for the Town Centre just off Stirling Services. Heading South on the M9, exit at Junction 10 onto the A84 to Stirling. On reaching the town centre turn right at the train station and follow the road to your left onto Murray Place. Our car park entrance is on your right hand side.thru the cobbled No Entry Sign by the pedestrian area, Sat Nav FK8 1DQ Access to Hotel Car Park via Murray Place FK8 1DQ, you need to go thru the No Entry sign to enter the cobbled pedestrian area and we are first on the right hand side Attention! please NOTE -From 14th January 2016 the Hotel will be going thru a major refit to the Main Bar & Restaurant for a period of 6 weeks - alternative facilities will be available and operating as normal throughout this time with minimal disruption

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 2,186 reviews
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.6 "Average cleanliness."
    • 4.9 "Not very comfortable."
    • 4.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
    • 1.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 1,333 reviews
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.0 "90% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "96% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.4 "Lovely bar service, according to 94%."
    • 5.1 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "56% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.7 "73% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.4 "76% thought it was too noisy."
      4.4 "56% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.9 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      3.2 "For 68%, the rooms looked old."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.2 "68% found problems with the furniture."
      4.0 "60% were unhappy with the view."
      4.4 "56% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 1.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.1 "89% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 437 reviews
    • 9.1 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
      8.6 "86% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      9.2 "92% thought parking was inexpensive."
      7.2 "72% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "63% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.4 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.5 "75% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 1.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 415 reviews
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.3 "93% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.6 "96% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
      8.5 "85% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      3.0 "70% thought it was too noisy."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
      3.6 "64% complained about the bathroom."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.8 "For 62%, the rooms looked old."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
      4.1 "59% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 1.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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