Glenskirlie House And Castle
Glenskirlie House And Castle


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Tel code: 01324 | code search
Postcode: FK4 | code search
Population: 2100
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Glenskirlie House And Castle
"Good Points: Hotel staff service was outstanding!!!!. Even the bartender took care of getting us an extra pillow when he heard we would be requesting one. Arrived early before ..." More

Glenskirlie House And Castle
"Good Points: Hotel staff service was outstanding!!!!. Even the bartender took care of getting us an extra pillow when he heard we would be requesting one. Bad Points: None whatsoever. General ..." More

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Banknock is a small village in the Falkirk region of Scotland situated on the road between Bonnybridge and Kilsyth, close to the village of Haggs on the Bonny Water north of the River Forth and the Clyde Canal. Banknock was originally known as Balinknock meaning ‘township of the hillock’ and dates back to c1450, when the lands belonged to the feuding Fleming family. Banknock grew during the 18th and 19th century as a busy coal mining village and was noted for its whiskey production until 1928 with the closure of the Bankier Distillery. This pretty village is surrounded by rolling hills and picturesque countryside; it is a popular tourist destination and an ideal base for touring the Falkirk attractions. Banknock has hotels with restaurants, holiday accommodation, pubs, shops and amenities and a takeaway fast food restaurant. Attractions include the 5 star family attraction Falkirk Wheel with canal trips, gift-shop, café and scenic country walks to the remains of a roman encampment, The Forth and Clyde Canal, the longest of the Lowland canals with 40 locks and connections to two other waterways and the Colzium House and Walled Garden, with conifers, shrubs and trees, woodland trails and a heritage museum. Nearby stands the historic Wallace Monument, steeped in Scottish History with exhibitions and displays including a replica of Wallace’s famous sword.


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Glenskirlie House Restaurant (0.02 miles)

Glenskirlie House Restaurant

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Step inside the exquisite world that is Glenskirlie House and Castle. Two separate venues sharing one spectacular location in the heart of Scotland. Savour the ... More

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Castlecary House Hotel (0.80 miles)

Castlecary House Hotel

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Castlecary, centrally located very close to Stirling, Falkirk, and Glasgow, is uniquely placed to cater for all business travel and will also please guests who simply wish to relax and ... More | visit website

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Westerwood (The) (1.73 miles)

Westerwood (The)

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Having just completed a £14 million refurbishment, The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort is a heady combination of opulent four-star hotel and golfing paradise, a purpose-built hotel which is set ... More

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Premier Inn Glasgow Cumbernauld (2.95 miles)

Premier Inn Glasgow Cumbernauld
For shops and local amenities Glasgow city centre is only 13 miles away. Local attractions include Kingholm rugby ground and Oxstalles tennis centre. Our Glasgow (Cumbernauld) Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in ... More | visit website
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The Brig - Carronbridge Hotel (3.63 miles)

The Brig - Carronbridge Hotel
A traditional Scottish Country Inn, with real coal fires . Carronbridge Hotel - local nickname 'The Brig' , historically a coaching inn , a place for weary travellers situated on what used to be the ... More | visit website
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Glazert Country House Hotel (3.82 miles)

Glazert Country House Hotel

Set in mature gardens bordering the River Glazert, we are a privately owned hotel striving to provide and maintain a very high standard of food, service and facilities.
All bedrooms are en-suite and tastefully furnished, with ... More | visit website

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The Boathouse (3.99 miles)

The Boathouse

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Just a short distance away from Glasgow and Cumbernauld and only a stroll away from Kilsyth, lies a sanctuary a million miles from it all.The Boathouse offers 10 luxurious bedrooms ... More


Innkeepers Lodge (4.04 miles)

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Quarter B&B (4.06 miles)

Quarter B&B
Quarter is the home of Robin and Pippa Maclean, who welcome you to stay at their beautiful Georgian country house near Stirling. Situated between the M80 & M9 motorways, it is an ideal location for ... More | visit website

Falkirk Premier Lodge (5.44 miles)

Falkirk Premier Lodge
At Premier Lodge you spend the night, not a fortuneTM. But you also get the kind of facilities and comfort you'd expect from much more expensive hotels. If you love quality and exceptional value, you'll ... More

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