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    Golden Lion Hotel

    8-10 King Street, Stirling FK8 1BD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    Hotel is over 200 years old so that gives it points right there. My single room was clean, quiet, comfortable and roomy enough for one person. Breakfast was a huge buffet of every possible item one could want. Excellent location in center of town few...More

    Thank Gingerww4
    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    As all previous have said the location is perfect, the rooms are clean and well maintained, all the staff but particularly the staff at breakfast were very nice and very attentive. the car park is a bit of a nightmare to get to but that's...More

    Thank still-smokin
    Reviewed 27 April 2016

    Stayed here for three nights it was pleasant. Breakfast was very good. The staff were very helpful. The room was clean and comfortable. The hotel car park is not easy to find but it is good that they have parking for clients. No complaints

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    Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

    Booked online using booking.com and got a good price with breakfast included. Hotel is located in centre of Stirling and has free parking(limited). The public areas of the hotel have been renovated and look in good order. Bar, dining room and reception all look nice....More

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    Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

    Stayed for an overnight with my husband. Good points. Clean, central location and excellent breakfast. Bad points. Absolutely tiny room on the fourth floor. Reminded us of a caravan as was so small and it smelled musty. Bed had seen better days. Carpark a nightmare...More

    Thank Lorrilang
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    • Also Known As
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    • Stirling Golden Lion ,
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    • Golden Lion Stirling
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    Trisha M
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from cbs194 | Reviewed this property |
    We have since been back for a stay and couldn't complain of the other room we were given.New review will be posted!
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    BigFrank_10
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from delingard | Reviewed this property |
    As said above, there is a lift from the carpark up to reception and the other floors. When I was there I saw a gentleman in a wheel chair using this lift and sharing the lift with companions, so though small the lift is... More
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    tequilas2013
    9 April 2017|
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    Response from GoldenLionStirling | Property representative |
    Breakfast is a Buffet style, albeit we offer full tables service if required upon request, Tea/Coffee & Toast is always served to your table Regards
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    "do not book a room, find another hotel."
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    "We did not stay in the rooms but the rooms we were in were of very good standard."
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    "Depends a lot on mobility to reach floors in busy periods"
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    "Avoid room 459! But 356 was excellent."
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