The historic town of Stirling is overshadowed by its much-photographed castle which stands proudly at its heart. Famous as a university town, Stirling also boasts fascinating architecture and quaint cobbled streets. Indoor shopping malls provide plenty of retail therapy, while its old-fashioned jail is a popular feature. Discover the delights of Clackmannanshire’s Gartmorn Dam Country Park, or enjoy a picnic overlooking the waters of the River Forth. The Bannockburn Heritage Centre shows off the fascinating history of the area, while families shouldn’t miss the exciting Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park with its drive-through enclosures.
One of the best ways to explore this fascinating region is with a self-catering break at its heart. With a wide selection of luxury holiday cottages in Stirling and Clackmannanshire for you to choose, there is no better time to indulge in a fascinating Scottish break away. We also welcome pets in many of our holiday homes, so bring your dogs to stay in our luxury pet-friendly accommodation, close to excellent walking routes and popular parks.