The Loch Ness Inn

3.0 star property
3-star inn in Inverness with restaurant and bar/lounge
VIP Access

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The Loch Ness Inn

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
BBQ/picnic Area
Front of property
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; local cuisine
Shower, towels

Overview of The Loch Ness Inn

9.0 out of 10 Superb
9.0/10 Superb

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Non-smoking
Lewiston, Drumnadrochit, Inverness, Scotland, IV63 6UW
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk

Room options

Double Room

  • 15 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Family Room

  • 25 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

  • 27 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds

Twin Room

  • 15 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • Urquhart Castle - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Inverness (INV) - 43 min drive
  • Inverness Station - 22 min drive
  • Muir of Ord Station - 23 min drive
  • Conon Bridge Station - 27 min drive


  • Shack's Fish and Chips - 5 min walk
  • Taste of China - 8 min walk
  • Courtyard Restaurant - 15 min walk
  • Drum Takeaway - 7 min walk
  • Loch Ness - 3 min walk

About this property

The Loch Ness Inn

Enjoy your visit to Inverness with a stay at The Loch Ness Inn. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat.



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/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 11 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 11 PM
  • Express check-in available
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 11 PM
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage


  • Built in 1845
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately GBP 12 for adults and GBP 6 for children

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system on site.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Loch Ness Inn
The Loch Ness Inn Inn
The Loch Ness Inn Inverness
The Loch Ness Inn Inn Inverness

Frequently asked questions

Does The Loch Ness Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Loch Ness Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Loch Ness Inn?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Loch Ness Inn?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Loch Ness Inn?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at The Loch Ness Inn.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Loch Ness Inn?
You can check in from 3 PM - 11 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-in and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Loch Ness Inn and nearby?
The Loch Ness Inn has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Loch Ness Inn?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local cuisine.
What's the area around The Loch Ness Inn like?
The Loch Ness Inn is a short 18-minute walk from Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition Centre and 19 minutes' walk from Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition.







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8/10 Very good

Benjamin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Hannah, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clean, nice amenities and location
Ha, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

David, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A very charming and quaint place. Nice outdoor dining patio area in the center courtyard. Food and drink very good. Very good room. Excellent overall.
David, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent experience. Confortable rooms, delicious breakfast with different options.
Maria, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Awesome Place to stay
The staff were warm and welcoming. Bar staff were fantastic! We met some new friends which indicates that your clientele have similar interests. Keep it up! Wait - maybe directions could be a bit better. Hard to find using the GPS of the rental car
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Loved the Loch Ness Inn can’t go wrong. Great conscience, beautifully quaint. Great water pressure. Incredible food. And the service is impeccable!
Lee, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sarah, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Colin, 1-night trip
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