Hotels in Dundee

      Dundee Details

      The city of Dundee in the district of Angus in the United Kingdom is the fourth largest city in Scotland. Visitors in budget hotels in Dundee will see a city that has transformed itself from a drab industrial town into a bright, modern city. Situated on the Firth of Tay, Dundee is surrounded by a countryside of peaceful glens. It has been called the most Scottish of all Scottish cities, and is famous for Dundee marmalade. A statue of Dan, a comic book character made famous by Dundees DC Thomson publishing empire, stands in the citys main square. Broughty Ferry is where Dundonians go to stroll on the beach and enjoy a pint and a pub lunch.Once you have checked into your discount hotel in Dundee, go to the Verdant Works. This is one of the best museums in the UK. It is housed in a restored jute mill, and it brings Dundees grim industrial past to dramatic life. There is plenty here for adults and children. At Victoria Dock you can go aboard HMS Unicorn, a Royal Navy vessel constructed in 1824. At Discovery Point you can tour Captain Robert Scotts famous Antarctic exploration ship Discovery, built in 1900. The Sensation Museum is a great attraction for children and teens. It is full of hands-on exhibits. Broughty Castle Museum is in a reconstructed military tower. It tells the story of Dundees days as a whaling port. See the Howff Burial Ground for some interesting Victorian tombstones.