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The Portcullis Hotel

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the nicest steaks I can recall. Chicken stuffed with haggis was also excellent. Lovely food in a great location at a very reasonable price with great sevice. Wouldn't hesitate to eat there again and staying overnight seems a likely solution.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I can't thank the staff enough for providing an outstanding service for our wedding reception held in their function suit, upstairs in the Portcullis. There are fantastic views of the castle and old Stirling town, very romantic. All our guests commented on the excellent food and service. The staff tended to every need and our glasses were... More 

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NorCal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice room with a view of the Wallace Monument for 2 nights. We didn't spend much time in the room because we were next to the castle. We ate dinner in the pub there one night. The breakfast with the room was the best. I had salmon and scrambled eggs. The rooms were updated and clean. The... More 

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Thank MamaZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday evening.i phoned on the off chance to see if a table was available which I was lucky there was. The staff were really friendly. The food was excellent. We had a main course and a dessert . the menu is really good. Prices are reasonable. We will of course be returing.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here two nights last week with family from the States. Great place to stay to get the full wonder of Stirling Castle. Staff at the Portcullis are very helpful and friendly - and tthe atmosphere in the Bar in the evenings is fun for all ages.

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Thank Anne A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having popped in for late lunch (Thursday) it was very busy and with no tables inside we opted to eat in the courtyard which was very nice. 6 of us had meals ranging from steak pie which was outstanding, scampi also presented very well and tasted really great and burgers that were pronounced the best ever tasted by 2 of... More 

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Thank Vicki M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is situated in a perfect position, right next to Stirling castle. Staff are so happy and helpful. Food amazing quality and prices very good. Our room was tasteful twin with great sized bathroom overlooking the castle. View out of one bedroom window is of the Wallace monument also worth a visit!! Second time staying at the portcullis and... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

This was such a fun and unique place to stay! With it being right next to the Church of the Holy Rude and at the base of Stirling Castle and parking out front, it made for easy sightseeing. We had dinner both nights here as the food was delicious. They were so friendly and accommodating as we had to leave... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Was taken here with friends who are local in Stirling, we all had the garlic chicken served with cheese salad and fries, the portions are very generous and really enjoyed the meal, booking was essential as it was very busy all the time we where there and would go back when next in the area

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Binfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Great few hours at the castle but very cold and quite wet. Popped in here for a light lunch. A roaring fire and great service warmed us all up in every way. Lunch was simple but well done and staff really helpful. Recommended.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Portcullis Hotel

Address: Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirlingshire > Stirling
Price Range: $105 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Portcullis Hotel Stirling
The Portcullis Hotel Stirling, Scotland
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