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Best Western Plus Inverness Lochardil House Hotel

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Peace and quiet near Inverness.

The Best Western Plus Lochardil House Hotel is minutes away from Inverness, but worlds away from the stresses and strains of everyday life.

Our Victorian mansion house hotel is set in its own grounds, giving you the freedom to enjoy your break in a quiet residential area of Inverness, just 1.5 miles from the city centre.

Standard Double Bedrooms are all situated within the Main Hotel Building and are accessed by a staircase we have no lift. Twin Beds are not available in this room type.
Our Deluxe Bedrooms and Junior Suites are located in our Garden Wing these are configured with 6ft wide Super King Beds which can be made into 2 Single Beds on request.
The Garden Wing is a short distance from the Main Building and has some ground floor rooms, the remaining rooms are accessed by stairs there is no lift.

There'll be no traffic noise to speak of, but plenty of talking points as far as local points of interest are concerned. The Best Western Plus Lochardil House Hotel is ideally located for those who want to see the sights of Scotland, and of course anyone wanting to go Nessie-spotting around the famous Loch Ness!

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature at the Best Western Plus Lochardil House Hotel in Inverness. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual Best Western quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the Best Western International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

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Stratherrick Road
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 03330 034171
VSQuality Award


Standard rooms are in the main hotel, all other room types are located in the annex.
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00


Dining and Bars

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Overlooking our gardens, this fine restaurant serves equally fine Scottish food.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 10:00
Lunch: 12:30 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Whatever you're drinking, our leather armchairs and warm, comfortable setting are the ideal place to enjoy it in.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Nairn Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Links
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6900 Yards
No handicap required


15.00 miles away in Nairn


Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £110.00
Trolley hire £10.00
Club hire £20.00
Buggy hire £25.00
Tuition £20.00

Inverness Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 6100 Yards
No handicap required


2.00 miles away in Inverness


Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £38.00
Trolley hire £10.00
Club hire £20.00
Tuition £20.00


A superb setting in our lovely gardens and extensive banqueting areas combine with personal service and attention to detail to offer the ideal venue for your special day.

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Wedding service and reception venue

Whether you're entertaining guests in the hotel or exploring the photo opportunities of our lovely gardens, you'll enjoy the perfect backdrop to your big day.


We have a large selection of menus, so you can choose from a large selection of dishes!

Honeymoon Suite

The MacPherson of Cluny Suite is named after our good friend Sir William MacPherson of Cluny, the 27th Chief of Clan MacPherson, who visits us every year. With such fine heritage to its name, you can be sure of our most luxurious accommodation when you spend your wedding night here.


Registry office:
The Highland Council
Moray House, Bank Street, Inverness, IV1 1NH
01463 256400

For any enquiries please call Our Reception Team on 01463 235995

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A9, J, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Inverness, 2.00 miles
Nearest airport: Inverness, 11.00 miles
Free parking on site (82 spaces)
On site disabled parking (3 spaces)

Stratherrick Road

What's nearby?


  • Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC (4 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Eden Court Theatre (2 miles)

  • Culloden Battlefield (5 miles)

  • Fort George (8 miles)

  • Loch Ness (6 miles)

  • Cawdor Castle (10 miles)


  • Inverness City Centre (2 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Victoria 120 48 40 40 100
Macdonald 200 80 60 60 200
Anderson 20 12 12 16 16
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 602 traveller reviews
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You will never meet nicer people

21/08/2019 newfyhart, Rye, New Hampshire

We had room 1 it was a very comfortable bed. Lovely and quiet at night. The people who work here are the Gems. They cannot do enough to make your stay comfortable. Thank you to everyone for making our... more


By far the best Hotel on our UK Trip

06/08/2019 Andre M, Worcester, MA

On our UK trip in May we stayed for 15 nights in 9 different hotels between Luton (north of London) and Glasgow and this was by far the best hotel together with the Best Western Hotel in Allensford, N... more


Lovely hotel

05/08/2019 AkeelAhmed,

Though my stay was only for one night but it was very lovely. The staff was very friendly and the room was superb. Area was also very quite and not far from the city center (5 mins drive). Breakfast w... more


Lovely and convenient

24/07/2019 Susanbunny_8, La Verne, California

We spent one night here before our return flight to the US. The hotel is made up of a large old home and a new building. The old part is lovely but I didn't see the rooms. We stayed in the newer bui... more

Owner Response
Lochardil1, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Inverness Lochardil House Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your kind review. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your visit here, hopefully we will be seeing you again in the future! Regards,

Solid choice in Inverness

24/07/2019 hambone1313, Washington DC, District of Columbia

No major complaints about this hotel but it is not distinctive, whether the accommodations (we were in the newer Garden area) or the food. The location is outside the downtown area of Inverness and t... more

Owner Response
Lochardil1, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Inverness Lochardil House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear hambone1313, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to hear that you did not find the hotel distinctive. We try our best to give each of our customers a fantastic experience from the rooms to service and food on offer. We have just launched a new menu in our restaurant which may have been more to your taste. We do hope you will stay with us again in future. If you would like to discuss anything with us please do not hesitate to get in touch at reservations@lochardil.co.uk.