The Inch Hotel, Loch Ness
The Inch Hotel at Fort Augustus, perfect Loch Ness hotel accommodation
The Inch Hotel on Loch Ness, Fort Augustus is an historic country lodge hotel with unrivalled views over Scotland's most famous Loch.
Located in an iconic spot, above picturesque Inchnacardoch Bay, we provide some of the very best accommodation on Loch Ness. All our well-equipped, ensuite rooms come complete with free WiFi, telephones, hair-dryers, tea and coffee making facilities and flat-screen TVs with Free View. Many also enjoy stunning views overlooking Loch Ness, including our bridal suite which comes complete with a beautiful 4 poster bed that is just perfect for that romantic weekend in the Highlands!
We also pride ourselves on being a family friendly hotel and have two suites with connecting rooms that are ideal for families of four, or more.
Eat out in our lovely Loch Ness Restaurant
Dining is a real pleasure at the Inch Hotel Loch Ness. Our AA award-winning restaurant has some of the best views of Loch Ness in the house and serves a superb Scottish menu using locally sourced produce that is prepared fresh every day. We also have a relaxing bar and lounge that have an open log fire and over 60 malt whiskies to choose from.
A Scottish Highlands hotel is a great base for exploring
Whether you're looking for a relaxing holiday or something more adventurous, the Inch Hotel Loch Ness provides the perfect base to explore the beautiful Great Glen and Loch Ness area. Scenic Urquhart Castle is just 20 minutes away by car, whilst Fort Augustus village centre is walking distance from the hotel and is the base for a number of Loch Ness cruises and trips along the Caledonian Canal.
Loch Ness hotel accommodation lets you relax
For the more active amongst our guests, we have a number of stunning walks that start right outside our front door, and our friendly and knowledgeable staff are happy to advise on the wealth of local activities in the area. In fact we even have our very own outdoor activity company onsite - Ness Highland Activities, that provide everything from clay pigeon shooting to bespoke tours of the Isle of Skye. We can also advise on the wealth of walking, cycling, climbing, rafting, horse-riding and golfing opportunities in the area, as well as cruises on Loch Ness. If your interested in cycling or boating, you'll be delighted to know that we also have mountain bike hire and boat hire available directly from the hotel and have our own mooring rights on the Loch.
Private, bespoke tours of the Scottish Highlands
For guests wishing to do a real Grand Tour of the Highlands and Islands, you’ll find that the Inch makes the perfect holiday destination. We’re only a 45 minute drive from both Inverness, the capital of the Highlands on the East Coast and also Fort William on the West Coast which is regarded as the Outdoor Capital of Britain. Further afield Kyle of Lochalsh and the Isle of Skye can be reached within a few short hours, as can the Cairngorms National Park.
Private minibus tours of many of these areas can be arranged for guests by the hotel.
The perfect Scottish Highlands Hotel venue for your needs
The Inch provides everything you need from a Loch Ness hotel to make your holiday in the Highlands an unforgettable experience. Our stunning backdrop, professional staff, award winning restaurant and flexible approach also make us the ideal venue for weddings, meetings, touring groups, celebrations and festive breaks with family and friends.