The Bield

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Premium bedding, free WiFi
Premium bedding, free WiFi
Premium bedding, free WiFi
Premium bedding, free WiFi

Overview of The Bield

The Bield

4.0 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Trossachs road, Stirling, Scotland, FK8 3SX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDuke's Pass2 min drive
  • Popular LocationAberfoyle Golf Club2 min drive
  • Popular LocationDoon Hill and Fairy Knowe4 min drive
  • AirportGlasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.)58 min drive

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About this area


The Bield is located in Stirling. Galleria Luti and Hamilton Toy Collection are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Aberfoyle Golf Club and Rob Roy Way - South.

What's nearby

  • Duke's Pass - 2 min drive
  • Aberfoyle Golf Club - 2 min drive
  • Doon Hill and Fairy Knowe - 4 min drive
  • Inchmahome Priory - 7 min drive
  • Loch Ard Forest - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Alexandria Balloch Station - 23 min drive
  • Glasgow International Airport (GLA) - 58 min drive


  • Liz MacGregors - 4 min walk
  • The Pavillion - 5 min walk
  • The Clachan bar - 5 min walk
  • The Faerie Tree - 6 min walk
  • Royal Hotel Restaurant - 8 min walk

About this property

The Bield

4-star bed & breakfast in Stirling
The Bield is a large Victorian house overlooking the lovely village of Aberfoyle.We have tried to keep and restore as many of its original features.It has been a pleasure restoring the house over the last 28 years and now we offer a high standard of accommodation for our guests.We have a comfortable guest lounge with large open fire, a great area to relax and plan your days in the Queen Elizabeth Forest Park.Whatever your interests are, Walking, cycling, Golf, Canoeing, Bird watching, photography, Aberfoyle and The Trossachs can offer it all.Sample the comfort and relaxation you will feel staying at The Bield in a beautiful part of the National park.
The Bield offers 3 accommodations with complimentary bottles of water and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include baths or showers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Premium bedding


  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

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Check-in from 4 PM - 10 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 4 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 17 out of 20 reviews
5 - Excellent 85%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 20 reviews
4 - Good 10%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 20 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 20 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 20 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
very comfortable & spacious accomodation
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A pleasant place for a short stay …
Lovely, clean comfortable room - we only stayed one night but would have found room a bit small for a longer stay. Breakfast was generally good although poached eggs were over cooked and wet. Location perfect as a stop off on way to Scotland.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021