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.