Hotels in Falkirk
Falkirk was once voted the most beautiful town in Scotland. It also boasts 2 of Scotland’s most iconic structures, The Kelpies and the Falkirk wheel. The Kelpies paying homage to the mythology of Scotland and the Falkirk wheel being a showcase of Scottish engineering. This list is in no particular order and showcases the best accommodation and hotels that Falkirk has to offer.
Hotels in Falkirk centre
The following hotels are the most centrally located in Falkirk. Therefore, serving as a great base for your travels around the area or to visit the major visitor attractions in the town.
The grounds of Weedingshall lodges are steeped in history dating back to the neolithic when the area was used to gather clams and even once featuring a Roman fort. The Weedingshall lodges are in the grounds of the Weedingshall House. They have a total of 10 glamping pods on offer which are of the upmost quality. If Glamping is not your style, you can also stay at the luxury suites located in the main house. Although not far from the city centre, the Weedingshall lodges feel like the countryside even though you are only minutes away from amenities.
The Orchard hotel
The Orchard hotel is a hotel that is so old that it was constructed a whole year before the first lighthouse was built in Scotland (1787). The building has seen many uses over the years including being used as a town dwelling, stable and a girls school. Opened as a hotel in the early 1900s the Orchard hotel is situated in the heart of Falkirk and offers a great spot to use as a base for business or pleasure. You will find a first class bistro, bar and comfortable hotel rooms.
Hotels near Falkirk stadium
If your stay involves a trip to Falkirk stadium, the below venue we have identified would be a great location to stay.
The Grange Manor
The Grange manor is closely located to Falkirk stadium and only a short walk from one of Falkirk’s most well known spots, The Kelpies. This 19th century manor was build for the Factor to the Earl of Zetland. The now 4-star hotel still holds some period features from its first construction. On nice days, you may enjoy afternoon tea whilst looking out at their beautiful manicured gardens. The Grande Manor is available for weddings, funerals and offers first class dining at its restaurant.
Hotels outside of Falkirk
Falkirk is easily accessible by car via the m80 or m9 motorways. This means staying outside the centre and commuting in to see the attractions is a breeze. Enjoy the soothing feel of the countryside in these excellent accommodations below.
Wellsfield Farm Holiday Lodges
Located around 7 miles from Falkirk city centre is the family run business Wellsfield farm. The Wellsfield farm lodges are in a beautiful part of Scotland and offer luxury self-catering holiday lodges. A great place for children to stay, the Wellsfield farm has an equestrian centre which is open all year round and also features a trout fishery for the anglers out there. As well as being close to Falkirk, Stirling is also a short drive away.
Glenavon House is located outside of Falkirk, but easily accessible to the town via car. The house is located in a leafy area near the Muiravonside Country Park. If you enjoy the outdoors and walks in nature, this 4-star hotel near Falkirk could be the one for you. The Avon heritage trail and Avonbank woodland walk for the house’s boundaries and are easily accessible for a relaxing walk during your stay.
MacDonald Inchyra Hotel & Spa
An extremely luxurious hotel in Spa not too far away from Falkirk is the MacDonald Inchyra Hotel & spa. This 4-star restaurant is one of the top hotels to stay at in Falkirk. Offering an award wining restaurant to choose from as well as a top class gym and spa. Nestled away in extensive grounds, the MacDonald Inchyra is a great place to say for a luxury break near Falkirk.
Ardtalla guest house is located on the outskirts of Falkirk. The site where the guest house is located was once the site and foundations of a castle back in the 1400s. The guest house as it stands today was originally a Victorian police station. Featuring a walled garden and countryside views, Ardtalla is a great bed and breakfast to visit for quite a stay.
Located on the outskirts of Falkirk is a 3 star farm style restaurant and hotel featuring an airy circular dining area that is perfect for functions. Beancross Farm is located close to the M9, making this a great choice for someone using the hotel as a stop whilst commuting.
Things to do in Falkirk
As we have mentioned a few times, Falkirk’s two best known visitor attractions are the Kelpies and the Falkirk Wheel. Falkirk also boast the Antonine Roman wall, built in 142 A.D. The wall marks the northern frontier of the Roman Empire. If history and ancient sites are not your thing then there are also plenty of other attractions such as the Xtreme Karting go-kart track.
Luxury travel to hotels in Falkirk
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