Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

8 Ness Walk, Inverness, Inverness-shire, IV3 5NG, Scotland
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Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

Treat yourself to the best of Highland hospitality.

The Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa is the perfect place to stay in Inverness. Relax or work up an appetite in our on-site leisure club, swimming pool and spa, dine in our scenic restaurant, then enjoy a peaceful nights sleep in one of our show more

Free Electric Car Charging
When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Breakfast will either be grab & go, room service or taken in the restaurant if pre-booked. Please contact the hotel for more information.
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Lift to all floors, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Spa Pool
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
Prior arrangement with hotel required
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 11:00
8 Ness Walk, Inverness, Inverness-shire, IV3 5NG, Scotland

Restaurants & Bars

With a stunning view onto the castle and the river, Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa is a fabulous place to eat in Inverness.

Chef Sam Wright
  • 8 on the River
  • Bar & Brasserie

Available

8 on the River

The Eight on the River restaurant offers a delicious combination of period features, stunning views and delicious cuisine. The new contemporary design fits gently with the traditional cornicing, high ceiling and large sash windows. This may compete with the picturesque view of the River Ness and Inverness Castle for your attention, but both may be forgotten once your meal is served.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:15
Weekend times may vary

Bar & Brasserie

With a relaxed atmosphere in comfortable surroundings, the only thing that could help you relax even more than our lounge is the superb views of the River Ness. You can enjoy excellent quality wines by the bottle and glass as well as Starbucks coffee. There is also a flat panel television in the lounge showing a full range of channels. Come back here to unwind after a day exploring the Highlands.

Opening hours
12:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

The Highlands are what golf was invented for. Youll find some stunning course examples around the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa.

Only short distance away from the hotel, this 18-hole, par 69 course is a great challenge for golfers of all abilities.

  • Inverness Golf Club
  • Castle Stuart Golf Course

Inverness Golf Club

The Highlands are what golf was invented for. Youll find some stunning course examples around the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa.

Only short distance away from the hotel, this 18-hole, par 69 course is a great challenge for golfers of all abilities.

1.00 miles away in Inverness

Course information

  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

69

Distance

6256 Yards

Handicap

Handicap required

Prices

9 holes £42.00
18 holes £65.00

Castle Stuart Golf Course

The 18-hole, par 72 course is only 8 miles away from the hotel and set in beautiful scenery overlooking the Moray Firth.

8 miles away in Inverness

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Links

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

72

Distance

7400 Yards

Handicap

Handicap required

Prices

9 holes £170.00
18 holes £190.00
Trolley hire Yes
Club hire £40.00
Buggy hire £40.00

Spa & Leisure facilities

There is nothing quite like relaxing on a lounger by the pool or a pampering session to soothe your mind, body and soul. There's also nothing quite like a treatment or two at the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel Spa to leave you feeling refreshed and invigorated.

  • Spa Facilities
  • Treatments

Spa Facilities

The Palace Health Club & Spa offers a 50ft swimming pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi spa and fitness suite and is open from 7am to 9pm. For rest and relaxation make your appointment with Sleeping Beauty spa for some pampering. With this range of facilities we dont only guarantee peace of mind, but body as well.

  • No. of treatment rooms: 2
  • All Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult when entering the Pool and surrounding area. Children under the age of 16 yrs may only enter the Steam Room, Sauna & Jacuzzi with supervising adult present, they do so at their own risk. Children under the age of 16 Yrs are not allowed to use the Gym. Use of the Free Weights in the Gym is restricted to adults over the age of 18 Yrs.

Opening Times

Monday: 10:00 - 13:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday: 10:00 - 14:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 20:00
Friday: 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00

Treatments

Sleeping Beauty Spa offers a range of body, face, massage and nail treatments to make your 'me time' more memorable. The extensive list of available treatments are delivered by experienced beauticians from head to toe, we'll take care of you in style. <br /> <br /> For more information and pricing click the links in the Spa treatments menu.

Massage
From £36.00 / Treatment
Massages
From £36.00 / Treatment
1 Hour Full Massage
60 mins
From£56.00
30 minute Full Massage
30 mins
From£36.00
Aromatherapy Massage
80 mins
From£80.00
Back Massage
45 mins
From£48.00
Back, Neck Shoulder Massage
30 mins
From£40.00
Head Massage
45 mins
From£45.00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Gym and Swimming Pool Leisure Facilities

Meetings & Events

The Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa is great location for a meeting in Inverness. Whether you choose our largest meeting room - the spacious restaurant Eight on the River - or the modern Nes...

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

The Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa is great location for a meeting in Inverness. Whether you choose our largest meeting room - the spacious restaurant Eight on the River - or the modern Ness suite, you'll be perfectly placed. From local business meetings to private functions and events, the Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa is the ideal partner for your next event.


EIGHT ON THE RIVER
Eight on the River restaurant offers splendid views over the River Ness. It is the largest room for
meetings or lunches and can accommodate up to 100 people in the theatre layout.

NESS SUITE
This is a stylish and modern room, ideal for all types of meetings, with all the requirements for the perfect brainstorming session. With natural daylight and air-conditioning, your delegates will feel comfortable and on top form.

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
8 on the River 80 40 40 40 80
Ness Suite 50 10 10 20 20
Garden Room 20 10 10 15 15

Reviews of Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1948 reviews
Excellent 43%
Very Good 33%
Average 14%
Poor 6%
Terrible 2%
Rating

YorkshireMinsterman, wrote review 19/09/2020

Good hotel, great location, limited onsite parking

We stayed here twice at the start and end of our North Coast 500 road trip. This is a review of both nights (a week apart). Great location next to the river and a very short walk from the castle/cent... more

Rating

patnken, wrote review 17/09/2020

Overnight stay

Excellent hotel, we were given info when we arrived regarding booking pool for a swim, booking breakfast, and informed us of Covid practises used in hotel from a very professional reception team.will... more

Rating

roamingroto, wrote review 16/09/2020

Right in the centre

We stayed here at the start of our NC500 trip and were reasonably pleased with our choice. Hotel is strictly adhering to COVID restrictions, perhaps a little too vehemently. We had booked a standard... more

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The_Real_Mrs_Earl, wrote review 16/09/2020

The Best Hotel

I absolutely love this hotel and will only stay here when I visit family. I like to have a view of the castle and the staff do all they can to make this happen. I was there for my birthday last week a... more

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133333, wrote review 16/09/2020

A very nice hotel

This a lovely small hotel which has been refurbished recently. The entrance and lounge are very impressive as was our river view bedroom. The bedding was lovely quality and the bed was superbly comfor... more

Owner Response
Angelika Malinowska, Other at Best Western Inverness Palace Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Hi 133333, Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your River View room and the Swimming Pool. I will pass on your lovely comments to Jaye on reception too! We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Samantha Coutts

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