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Address: Castle Wynd | Stirling Old Town, Stirling, Scotland
Phone Number: 01786 431319
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Description: Scotland's finest 17th-century mansion.

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Not much to see here

The entry to Argyll's Lodging is included in the entry fee to Stirling Castle, Just as well as it doesn't contain a huge amount to see or an awful lot of information. I hope... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
PennyM73
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

The entry to Argyll's Lodging is included in the entry fee to Stirling Castle, Just as well as it doesn't contain a huge amount to see or an awful lot of information. I hope Scottish Heritage do more to develop it as a site, perhaps opening up more rooms or access to the gardens

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is just a quick add on to Stirling Castle and is included in the price you pay (£14) to get into the Castle so you may as well take a gander!! We only spend 20-30 minutes there but it's nice to see how they lived back then.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Very close to Stirling castle and included in the price this lodging was interesting to visit and staff were knowledgeable and pleasant.

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Batesville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Argyll's Lodging is a great place to visit in Stirling. Well preserved and presented. Not nearly as crowded as Stirling Castle.

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Auchterarder
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

A visit to Argyll's Lodging is included in your ticket for Stirling Castle and well worth a visit. The guide was particularly helpful in explaining the history and changes to the building over the years. I just loved the the four-poster bed; the purple fabric on this matches the walls and the commode! Best of all are the real fires... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

You can only explore a couple of rooms, but they do give you a good sense of what life was like when this house was originally inhabited. Also, some of the original wall painting is still preserved upstairs.

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

After visiting Stirling Castle show your castle ticket to get free admission to Argyll's Lodging you will not be disappointed. It is on the left side of the road just below the castle esplanade. The mansion is the most complete surviving example of of a seventeenth century town house in Scotland and we were surprised and delighted to find it... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Argyll's Lodging is included in the admission price to Stirling Castle. Don't miss it! It is well worth a visit. We went in September at a time when they weren't providing official guided tours, but our self-guided tour was fascinating nonetheless. We were able to roam the house at our leisure. Only a few other visitors were there. The townhouse... More 

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Longside
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited on way down from castle. Beneficial admission free with your Castle ticket. Again a very interesting tourist attraction. Staff very helpful also.

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Conquerall Mills, Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Argyll's Lodging is part of the Stirling Castle experience and should not be missed - esp. by Canadians considering the Canadian connection! We had a fantastic guide and learned a lot.

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