There is an excellent choice of accommodation, from large hotels with spa facilities, national hotel chains, cosy cottages, Bed & Breakfasts and even canal barges.
For a day trip, weekend away or longer stay, the Falkirk area is steeped in history with a wealth of attractions, including 2 of the world's most unique, including:
- The Falkirk Wheel (the world's only rotating boat lift)
- The Kelpies in The Helix Park (the world's largest equine sculptures)
Plus the Falkirk area has a significant section of the John Muir Way. This walk links Dunbar to the waters of the Clyde in Helensburgh.
Falkirk town centre boasts first class shopping facilities with its 2 large shopping centres,The Howgate and Callendar Square, plus a large retail park, a traditional and pedestrianised high street and a fine selection of local independent stores, boutiques and gift shops. Falkirk Delivers offers a full list of shops and cafes within Falkirk town centre.
Throughout the area, an excellent selection of quality bars and restaurants provide the ideal setting to relax and unwind.