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Lion & Unicorn Country House Hotel

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Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although the room was small and basic, it was very clean and we were there for the food and it did not disappoint. The food was all cooked to order, the mushroom starter was not your usual frozen ones, the Thai mussels were gorgeous. The fish was really crispy, the steak was tender and served with huge onion rings and...

Thank jake1966
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Lovely place with great and filling food, not nearest the log fire but the place was buzzing so we got a different table but just as good. I expected a bigger bill at the end, so like the surprisingly good food this was also welcome, service also tip top.

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

we eventually managed to visit the Lion & Unicorn and it was AWESOME. It was a chilly winters night and we had a beautiful 3 course meal next to a log fire. Food and service top class and surprisingly good prices considering the quality of the dishes. A must visit.

1Thank Archie F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

A friend and I stayed here overnight for a short break away. We received a warm welcome on arrival and were shown to a nice room which was clean, with nice bed linen and spotless bathroom facilities. Having booked a table for dinner we were surprised how busy the place was in the evening, being situated in a small, remote...

Thank Paultamsmith
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

If you are traveling through Scotland make sure to visit Fiona at the lion and Unicorn country house hotel, as we entered we were welcomed by Fiona, the Land lady, perfect. We asked if we could have a table and were told to pick which ever one we wanted, we sat next to the window. A few minutes later Fiona...

Thank weeble69Sunderland
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Went with husband for meal while staying near by at wigwam's staff very helpfull and put you at ease as soon as you enter . plenty of time to look at menu steak pie delicious plenty of it along with potatoes and veg , husband had mussels said best he's tasted in years would return as prices very reasonable ..

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at the restaurant and the food and the staff are great. Very good balance between quality and price. Would recommend to everyone. We also went to the pub after and the atmosphere was very good

Thank Maria V
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We visited for dinner twice in one week as the food was so nice and the pub very close to the cottage we were staying in. The food was again was excellent and menu varied. Highly recommended especially the main courses.

Thank Ian B
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stayed overnight so had dinner and breakfast. This is a lovely old Inn in a quaint village a wee bit off the beaten track but easily accessible. Both staff and patrons are very friendly and sociable especially Fiona the owner who has a great gift for keeping the customers happy. I arrived in the afternoon and had a couple of...

Thank Brude
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Had a meal here before however this was our first overnight stay. Built in the 1600's the building is full of period features low ceilings, open fire places, exposed brick work and wooden beams. Our room maintained the period features throughout which I love. All tea, coffee, water, chocolates and toiletries supplied complimentary. Beds and pillows extremely comfortable and spotlessly...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional family owned country house hotel, pub & restaurant tucked away near Thornhill just outside Stirling, serving the finest food & ale since 1635. For the homely touch, we have 3 log burning fires, including a huge open fireplace in one of the dining rooms. The accommodation upstairs is of an excellent standard and the views from the windows capture the essence of being in the heart of Scotland with the magnificent scenery on its doorstep. The Lion and Unicorn is the perfect place to spend a few days soaking up the true Scottish hospitality that we all want to discover. Full of friendly locals, it is one of the few Free Houses left in Scotland, with reasonable prices on beer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lion & Unicorn Country House Hotel

Address: Main Street, Thornhill, Stirling FK8 3PJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirling > Stirling > Thornhill
Price Range: $117 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lion & Unicorn Country House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“we had the deluxe double which was amazing a very good size with a lovely view of the countreyside”
 of 5 bubbles 97jeanp, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Good views from the front.”
 of 5 bubbles JDCR_13, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The room we had was perfect and I believe all the others are to.”
 of 5 bubbles naramatajunebug, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“You sometimes need to book a table”
 of 5 bubbles 411stuarto, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“It is alleged that Liz Taylor stayed in room 1, in the 80's ( if you like that sort of thing!)”
 of 5 bubbles marywilliams135, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
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