Stirling Highland Hotel- Part of the Cairn Collection

Rated 7.8 in 5138 reviews. 93 rooms.


Built in 1854, this hotel was once the High School of Stirling. Less than 10 minutes’ walk from the city’s historic castle, it has an AA Rosette-awarded restaurant and free parking.

Each room at Stirling Highland Hotel is bright and spacious, with satellite TV and facilities for making tea and coffee.

The award-winning Scholars Restaurant serves traditional and international gourmet cuisine. Guests can also enjoy a range of drinks in the Headmaster’s Study Bar.

Central Stirling can be reached in 5 minutes on foot, and the rail station is a 10-minute walk from the Highland Hotel. Stirling Bridge, where William Wallace once battled the English knights, is a 20-minute walk away.

Spa Facilities

  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Fitness
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness classes
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Heated pool
  • Beauty Services

Available Rooms

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Stirling Highland Hotel- Part of the Cairn Collection

  1. Darnley Coffee House

    The best darn soup on the whole darn planet!!

    103 m from hotel
    Bow Street

  2. Mamma Mia Ristorante

    A taste of the delicious italian cuisine! Great experience!. Everyone is extremely nice, the place looks really good and the food is a dream!

    119 m from hotel
    52 Spittal Street

  3. BrewDog Stirling

    They also serve a a good selection of whiskies and bourbons and even offer locally made coffee.

    211 m from hotel
    7 Baker St

  4. Brea

    Every dish was a delight. Very good haggis fritters, perfectly prepared steak and delicious dessert.

    217 m from hotel
    5 Baker Street

  5. Ground House

    Good place to get some work done ☕️📚📝

    258 m from hotel
    40 King St

  6. Fubar

    Best Nightclub in Stirling. Entertainment is terrific. Staff & Stewards are first class!

    264 m from hotel
    6 Maxwell Pl.

  7. The Portcullis

    The broccoli/cauliflower/chicken/ham casserole is damn good. Highly recommend it.

    301 m from hotel
    Castle Wynd

  8. Settle Inn

    Wednesday night hosts a folk session of traditional Scottish music from some very talented musicians. They're very welcoming so if you fancy singing or playing a folk song you know, go ahead!

    320 m from hotel
    91 St Marys Wynd

  9. Green Gates

    Food is excellent, however service is slow! Tapa's plates which are good if you want to try few dishes.

    345 m from hotel
    Queen St

  10. The Burgh Coffeehouse

    Nice place for relax, read and to have a good coffee

    361 m from hotel
    4 King St

  11. Stirling Castle

    The recently re-opened James V Palace is a STUNNING must see.

    427 m from hotel
    Castle Wynd

  12. The National Wallace Monument

    You dont have to pay to get on hill only to go inside.just bypass ticket point and head out back of building and walk up hill

    2.6 km from hotel
    Abbey Craig