Dunblane may be best known as the childhood home of Andy Murray but the area has many more claims to fame.
The pretty cathedral town is the perfect base for visiting the Trossachs National Park or historic landmarks such as Stirling Castle.
It is also ideally located for those walking the Mary Queen of Scots Way.
Take up today’s Big Deal for a stay at Old Churches House in Dunblane and you can enjoy all that the area has to offer.
Old Churches House
Less than a one hour drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh, Old Churches House is situated in the heart of Dunblane’s Cathedral Square.
Part of a row of 18th-century cottages, Old Churches House is a welcoming spot with ensuite bedrooms and a charming restaurant serving fresh, locally sourced food.
Available seven days a week, the offer is for two people to enjoy an overnight stay with breakfast, a cream tea and a bottle of Prosecco in one of the hotel’s double or twin rooms.
All the rooms have picturesque views across the cathedral square with its historic cottages, beautiful medieval cathedral and leafy kirk yard.
The rooms feature fluffy, Egyptian cotton towels; hot drinks trays and ensuite facilities.
There is free WiFi throughout the building.
Guests with this Big Deal have the option of dining in the restaurant at Old Churches House.
A charming spot with pitched wooden ceilings and views across Cathedral Square, it serves a lovely selection of traditional Scottish and British dishes.
Wherever possible, the kitchen uses fresh, local and seasonal produce. The menu includes a range of burgers, steaks and comfort food main courses dishes.
Many guests have stayed at Old Churches House and left happy – the hotel currently has a rating of four stars out of five on TripAdvisor from 375 reviews.
Recent reviews, edited for length, say:
“We absolutely loved staying at this hotel! The food, especially the breakfast, was absolutely amazing, and our room were very cozy and relaxing. We especially loved the location of the hotel, and the view of the cathedral and cemetery from our room. Will definitely recommend.”
“Then we got to the Old Churches House Hotel. Our room was cozy and perfect. Breakfast is bountiful and delicious. The hotel a gem.”
Autumn or winter break
Available seven days a week until 23rd December, there’s plenty of opportunity to take advantage of this big Deal.
The location is perfect for an autumn or winter break – surrounding Stirlingshire looks stunning covered in gold leaves or dustings of snow.
Alternatively you could just stay within the cosy hotel and enjoy a relaxing break.